• Short Summary

    Three blocks of buildings collapse under rain storm in downtown New York.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "NEW YORK".

    New York, United States of America (USA).

    Various shots of the people clearing the debris after three blocks of buildings collapsed after the rain storm - foundations collapsed and the buildings crashed - 19 people died and many were made homeless. Various shots of the rescuers clearing the debris. Remains of the building being pulled down for safety reasons - wall crushing and collapsing.

    There is no mention of this item in the original paperwork for this issue. It is possible that it belongs to another issue.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    931.30
    Media URN:
    15996
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    19/08/1937
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:25:04:00 / 01:26:13:00
    Canister:
    37/66

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