Clearing The Ruins In England

Shots of flames burn in the night while fire fighters try to extinguish the blazes / Shots of smoke hanging low over London streets / Shots of help arriving as 3000 American soldiers come to aid in the cleanup after the Blitz / Shots of Minister of Works Duncan Sandys supervising the action / Shots of the soldiers shoveling debris and burning wood / Shot of one soldier wishing he could donate the furniture he makes back home / Shot of a wrecking crane collapsing damaged walls to make way for new buildings.


Clip #: 504387079SD
Collection: Sherman Grinberg Library
Date created: 31 December, 1941
Licence type: Rights-ready
Release info: Not released. More information
Clip length: 00:00:57:22
Location: London, United Kingdom
Mastered to: QuickTime 8-bit Photo-JPEG SD 720x486 29.97i More information
Originally shot on: 16mm B/W Neg 486 29.97i
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Source: Grinberg, Paramount, Pathe Newsreels
Barcode: d389-1944_036_p_sub5
Object name: d389-1944_036_p_sub5


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