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  • Short Summary

    American firemen fight a blaze and then have to demolish burned out buildings.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "America. 'The great fire of ... Chicago'. Every available man and machine engaged in quelling vast conflagration, threatening heart of City."

    Chicago, Illinois, United States of America (USA).

    Various shots of burning buildings. Firemen play hoses on the fires. Walls of fire damaged buildings are pushed or pulled down. A group of people gather to watch the firemen at work.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    737.16
    Media URN:
    6731
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    08/12/1930
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:20:36:00 / 01:21:25:00
    Canister:
    30/55

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