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    1.
    CU's newspaper headlines - "abandon ship as big liners crash" (Los Angeles Examiner) - "liners collide: save 1134 at sea" (Los Angeles Times) - from 1956 newspapers
    7 ft

    2.
    Still Pictures - cover the story of the collision of two ocean liners on 25 July 1956 near Nantucket Islands - the Italian "Andria Doria" and the Swedish motor ship "Stockholm" Stills of rescue work, crew ships, newspapers etc. Original soundtrack of NBC reporter John Chancellor describing the scene from a helicopter.
    45 ft

    3.
    CU SV Chris Delucoi and Don Rodecker who are planning a 10-day salvage operation.
    55 ft

    4.
    Still Pictures - taken by Life Magazine covering the last attempt at salvaging the ship - underwater still shots
    70 ft

    5.
    CU model of underwater house/laboratory in which they plan to stay during the operation.
    79 ft

    6.
    CU Delucci talks about the operation
    105 ft

    7.
    CU Rodecker talks
    126 ft

    8.
    SV reporter peruses the newspaper story pertaining to the 1956 disaster; and winds up the commentary.
    140 ft



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    Film ID:
    VLVA4VE9I0CS66PJ51IV1AP3WDJTK
    Media URN:
    VLVA4VE9I0CS66PJ51IV1AP3WDJTK
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/01/1973
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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