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    Donner Pass, California, United States of America (USA).

    Aerial view of snowbound train in Donner Pass, California. LS. Two shots of snow covered train. MS. Warner Pathe News cameraman walking at side of snow covered train. LS. Snow bound coaches. LS. Relief train standing in siding. MS. Nurses boarding relief train. LS. View from window as train moves along. CU. Engine driver. Various shots of snow covered countryside from the train. GV. Nyack Lodge. GV. Snowbound train with rescuers walking outside. LS. Passenger being taken away. MS. Road sign practically covered by snow. MS. Taken from travelling snow plough, of road being cleared. LS. Rescued passengers walking along cleared road - several shots. LS. Passenger being carried on stretcher. LS. Rescued passengers eating hot meal - several shots.


    Date found in the old record - 01/01/1952.

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    British Pathé
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    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:09:58:00 / 01:11:23:00
    UN 2419 D
    Sort Number:
    UN 2419 D
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    Travel & Exploration Science & Technology
    train in USA 40's-50's US Railways 1940s and 50s Rural America
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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