• Short Summary

    An item showing a swamp tractor with big drums for wheels that can go over land and float on water. New Orleans, America (USA).

  • Description

    Item title reads - New Orleans.

    American swamp tractor. (USA).

    M/S of the weird looking contraption with big drums for wheels, a large metal frame, and aeroplane propellors to power it. It splashes into the water and floats along to the other bank. It gets stuck and two men have to push it up the bank and onto the road where it continues its journey.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    979.19
    Media URN:
    17867
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    01/09/1938
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:48:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:16:02:00 / 01:16:50:00
    Canister:
    38/70

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