• Short Summary

    Terrible floods hit the area around Kansas and Missouri.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused material -

    Title reads: "Worst Floods In US History Ravage Midwest". American voiceovered newsreel material.

    Kansas and Missouri, Mid West, United States of America (USA).

    GV Aerial flooded area. GV Aerial flooded area showing wood. GV Flooded home. CU Travel shot flooded house. LV flooded stores. SV Goods floating out of store. LV Travel shot flooded street. SV Front of flooded apartments. LV Flooded shops. GV Pan flooded hotel lobby in Manhattan, Kansas. LV People holding onto ropes and wading through flood waters in Manhattan SV Man holding onto rope and struggling against flood waters. LS People wading through flood waters. SV Towards man carrying baby through floods followed by woman LV People walking through flood waters. GV Aerial flooded countryside showing bridge washed away. GV Flooded area. Bridge in foreground washed away. LS Elevated two men carrying two large packages in boat. Travel shot past submerged car. LS Travel shot people being rescued by boats. SV Pan people in boats. Aerial view Kansas City oil refinery. LV Tank burning. LV Tank burning. Nearer shot tank burning Rubble in foreground. GV Aerial flooded airport. GV Aerial flooded airport. GV Aerial flooded area.

    (F.G.) Old record suggests material dates from around 01/07/1951.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:09:31:00 / 01:11:16:00
    UN 2377 G

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