• Short Summary

    Five-hundred persons lose their lives, 10,000 are made homeless, after worst hurricane for a century.

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: 80,000 Pound Hurricane

    USA: New England:
    EXT
    Gen. view hurricane up street.
    Long & semi views of trees swaying in hurricane.
    Long view water pouring down banking.
    Long view sea splashing over Quay.
    Gen. view pan ferry boats.
    Long view wind blowing up street.
    3 long views & semi view of people fighting against hurricane...woman with umbrella fights against wind...& lets umbrella go.
    Air view flooded town.
    Long air view gasometer or petrol tanks in water.
    Long, semi & gen. views water pouring down street.
    Long view water pouring down street between houses.
    Top view car thru' flooded street.
    Air views (2) wrecked houses in flood.
    Long view fallen tree across road.
    Semi view car under fallen tree.
    Long view wrecked ships.
    Long view boat thrown up near telegraph pole.
    Long view house-boat on land.
    Long view yacht thrown against wall.
    2 air views of ships wrecked in harbour.

    United States of America; Disasters and Accidents; Weather
    Background: Five-hundred persons lose their lives, 10,000 are made homeless, after worst hurricane for a century.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAEPI4GW9LQFZISQK8H74RE25HF
    Media URN:
    VLVAEPI4GW9LQFZISQK8H74RE25HF
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    03/10/1938
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:38:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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