• Short Summary

    Material relating to newsreel story "Record Snow In California" - 52/9

  • Description

    Selected originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story "Record Snow In California" 52/9

    Same material as in the newsreel - American voiceover - first shot is without superimposed title.

    California, United States of America.

    SV Snow plough at work (night shot).

    SV Pan snow shooting from side of plough (night shot).

    SV Snow plough at work (night shot).

    LV Man digging out car from ten feet of snow. SV Men digging out car.

    MV Postman climbing up drift to deliver mail.

    LV Men holding up spade to show depth of snow. (twenty-six feet)

    SV Partly covered 'Donner Summit' sign.

    LV Snowbound railway snow plough.

    LV Men clearing snow from wheels of streamlined train. SV Men clearing snow from train wheels. MV Men clearing snow from train.

    SV Towards train under way once more.

    SV.B/V away from camera train moving off.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Selected originals
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:11:27:00 / 01:12:14:00
    52/9 D (Selected Originals)

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