• Short Summary

    Huge forest fires devastate large areas in Minnesota, USA.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Minnesota".

    Minnesota, United States of America (USA).

    Aerial views of large forest fire. Ground shots of trees burning. Various shots of men working to stop the fire, they dig ditches and throw earth on the flame. Men spray hoses on the fire.

    More aerial views of the blaze. Good CUs of burning pine tree. More aerials - a huge pall of smoke rises above the forest.

    N.B. Item found in Unidentified Gazettes reel. Matches missing item from 36/68. No record of this story on original issue sheet for 36/68 - old record existed.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1911.09
    Media URN:
    73078
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    24/08/1936
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:36:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:14:22:00 / 01:14:58:00
    Canister:
    36/68 / UNI GAZ ROLL 13

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