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  • Short Summary

    Tom Kirnan wins a cowboy water rodeo by riding his horse across a section of Lake Michigan.

  • Description

    Full titles read: 'Swim him... Cowboy! - Tom Kirnan on "King" wins unique event in Cowboys' water "Rodeo".'

    Chicago, Michigan, United States of America.

    M/S of a small group of cowboys mounting their horses and riding off. Various shots show the cowboys and horses running down a ramp from some kind of amphibious craft and into Lake Michigan (?), then racing through the water to the shore. A large crowd watches. M/S of Tom Kirnan on his horse, King, waving his hat to the huge crowd; M/S of the crowd waving at the camera.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    736.11
    Media URN:
    34970
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    06/08/1928
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:15:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:15:31:00 / 01:16:46:00
    Canister:
    G 1526

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