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  • Short Summary

    Firemen mount rescue operation on collapsed tenement building near scene of fire. New York.

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    Unissued / Unused material.

    A tenement building collapses in New York whilst firemen are fighting a nearby blaze. United States of America (USA).

    MS tenement building. MS collapsed building with firemen around it. MS rescuers climbing over rubble. CU Mayor William O'Dwyer at site. MS firemen climbing over rubble and carrying person down on stretcher. MS picking up rubble with grab on crane. MS's firemen rescuing more people.

    MS wrecked tenement block, a fridge and milk bottles can be seen in part which is left standing, pan down to rescue workers below. MS firemen next to wreckage. MS as they pull long rope. MS as dangerous wall comes down. Various shots rescue work in operation. MS as people are carried out of the rubble.

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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:37:35:00 / 01:39:22:00
    UN 1596 H

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