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  • Description

    Full title reads: "What a tornado did in North Carolina and Georgia, U.S.".

    United States of America, USA.

    Aerial shot of area struck by tornado - buildings are levelled, looks like it's been bombed. Various shots of houses and other buildings destroyed by tornado in North Carolina. M/S of group of African American convicts in striped uniforms helping to clear up debris.

    Various shots of debris and collapsed buildings in Georgia, more victims of natural disaster. The death toll is 36. Various shots of ruined business district of Gainesville, Georgia. C/U of man inspecting church bell "thrown from its tower". C/U of statue that has been "hurled 50 feet". Various shots of building on fire - flames are unchecked as all fire engines are buried in rubble.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    16/04/1936
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    12925
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    879.21
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:03:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:42:59:00 / 01:44:02:00
    Canister:
    36/31
    Sort Number:
    36/031
  • Appears in...

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    new national Theatre Japan Power of Nature American Tornado Georgia Workspace Natural Disasters
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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