• Short Summary

    Footage of the ferocious floods in California and Nevada in the United States of America.

  • Description

    Vast flood cover state. California in the United States of America.

    LS California's central valleys flooded. LS Horses, cows swimming through water. AV. Cattle marooned on small patch of dry ground. LS Water gushing from side of Sieras into Curne River. MV A cascade - pan down to swollen river. LV. Flood water sweeping over countryside. LV Flood water sweeping over countryside and sweeping against trees. LV Swollen river - houses near water edge. AV advancing line of water reaching orchards. AV Water swirling over orchard land. AV Army duck on rescue operations. AV Reno, Nevada under water, Trucks river fed from Sieras overflows. SV Trucke River at Street level. LV Reno street - pan down to flood waters.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1504.07
    Media URN:
    48999
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    30/11/1950
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:59:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:07:25:00 / 01:08:24:00
    Canister:
    50/96

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