Item Details

Found in WSLS-TV (Roanoke, VA) News Film Collection, 1951 to 1971 1963 January

Firefighters Try to Control Smoke and Fire at an Auto Parts Warehouse in Roanoke, Va.

Digital Collection

The WSLS-TV News Film Collection, 1951-1971, comprises anchor scripts and 16mm news film created by Roanoke, Va., television station WSLS. A grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities funded the preservation and digitization of this collection.

View all items from WSLS-TV (Roanoke, VA) News Film Collection, 1951 to 1971

Format
Video; Online; Anchor Script; Streaming Video
Release Date
01/28/63
Run Time
30 seconds
Sound
silent
Color
BW
Abstract
During a fire at Smith Auto Parts on Baker Street in Roanoke, Va., firefighters stand on the porch roof trying to control the blaze. Onlookers gather in the street to watch the firefighters' efforts. A firefighter carrying a hose climbs a ladder to the top floor. No one was injured.
Copyright Notice
Each user of the WSLS materials must individually evaluate any copyright or privacy issues that might pertain to the intended uses of these materials, including fair use.
Read more.
Logo for Copyright Not EvaluatedCopyright Not Evaluated