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  • Short Summary

    Devastation following an earthquake in Japan.

  • Description

    Item title reads: "Japanese earthquake havoc. Thousands of buildings collapsed when the earth shuddered: 3,000 lives were lost and 36 towns and villages affected."

    Japan

    M/S of rescuers who stand on the wreckage of collapsed houses. M/S of people carrying umbrellas, as they walk through wreckage, cutting channels in the mud. People standing in running water. There are people in 'coolie' hats, mackintoshes and capes in the rain. M/S of makeshift tents and houses.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    676.20
    Media URN:
    32864
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    11/04/1927
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:36:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:28:47:00 / 01:30:23:00
    Canister:
    G 1388

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