• Short Summary

    Heavy snow in Colorado.

  • Description

    Title reads: "Winter hits U.S."

    Colorado, United States of America (USA).

    Aerial shot helicopter flying over snow covered land. G/V outlying farms covered in snow. G/V houses surrounded by drifts of snow. G/V house with roof caved in under weight of snow. G/V cattle stranded in snow. Panning shot snow covered country with mountains in background.

    L/S cattle walking along track made in the snow. L/S herd of cattle walking along road cleared by army bulldozers. M/S Cattle walking past camera. L/S deer running across snow. C/U signpost reading: "Westcliffe City Limit, Speed Limit 25". Panning shot town of Westcliffe under blanket of snow. L/S snow and rocks piled up against buildings. C/U car practically buried in snow. G/V helicopter flying over snow covered countryside around Westcliffe.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1595.35
    Media URN:
    50746
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    15/10/1959
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:53:29:00 / 01:54:21:00
    Canister:
    59/83

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