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  • Short Summary

    Images of San Francisco earthquake 1906.

  • Description

    This is Pinewood Stock Cans material.

    San Francisco, California, United States of America (USA).

    Various shots of police, rescue workers and firemen at work clearing the rubble and playing with hoses after mass destruction of 1906 San Francisco earthquake. Various shots of the rubble, heavily damaged buildings, people at work etc. Various shots of less damaged streets with people and horse drawn carriages moving along. Various shots of the flattened streets covered with debris, tented camps where the people have moved etc. Good footage of the 'tented city' where the people have lived after the earthquake, food is served, people queuing for meals, eating at long tables, etc. Several good shots of the buildings collapsing rising thick clouds of dust.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3340.21
    Media URN:
    91948
    Group:
    Pinewood stock cans
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:06:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:54:31:00 / 02:01:10:00
    Canister:
    PSC 11

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