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  • Short Summary

    Various shots of a grand house with turrets, being demolished

  • Description

    New York, United States of America / USA

    Various shots of the eight million dollar Schwab mansion belonging to steel magnate Charles M. Schwab at Riverside Drive, New York, being demolished to make way for a 2,000 room apartment building.

    Very high shot of a two ton iron ball being swung against the mansion.

    MS and LS Iron ball being swung against one of the turrets.

    MS Wall and turret crashing to the ground after the ball hit it.

    Mute F/G.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2421.21
    Media URN:
    76671
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1948
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:34:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:55:10:00 / 01:55:44:00
    Canister:
    UN 1911 I

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