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Warsaw after bombing 1939, aerial views

Film | Accession Number: 1992.255.1 | RG Number: RG-60.0742 | Film ID: 500

Low aerial shots of Warsaw after bombing.Warschau 1939 (in German print) Nuer fuer den Dienstgebrauch! Dies ist ein geheimes Gegenstand im Sinne des 88 Reichs Strafgesetzbuchs (04/24/34) [I.e,. secret, military documentation.]
Low aerial of city. Buildings some with smoke. Bombed out houses and apartment blocks. Thick black scratch. Facade of big municipal buildings, interior bombed out. Pan up wreckage of brick building, wrought iron balconies, twisted to sky. View down an alley, bombed out buildings. MS and MLS QF, people and sidewalk, deserted rubble of courtyard. Pedestrians. Rain soaked, rubble. "Theater," has relief still visible inside gutted building. Pan across to other gutted buildings. People appear, small among the devastation. Cables and wires in building archway.

Genre
Documentary
Duration
00:08:40
Event Date
1939
Locale
Warsaw, Poland
Language
Mute
Genre/Form
Documentary.
Credit
Accessed at US Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Transit Film
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Record last modified: 2018-04-26 13:44:22
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