Crystal , MN - Air Raid Drills

Titles Crystal , MN - Air Raid Drills
Description Civil defense mock air raid in Crystal, Minnesota. Warning alarm sounds as planes fly in the sky. People carry injured victims. Firefighters put out fires. Crowd looks on as a paratrooper descends to the ground. Men coordinate and destroy target. Gov. C. Elmer Anderson watches and talks about the importance of the civil defense drill.
Transcribed Title: Crystal - mock air raid
Quantity 1 film segment
Format Content Category: moving images
Format: film
Standard sound aperture, reduced frame
Film reel
Sound on medium
Optical sound track on film
Original reversal film
B wind
Creation Contributor: KSTP-TV (Television station : Saint Paul, Minn.)
Subjects Anderson, C. Elmer (Clyde Elmer)
Air raid warning systems.
Aircraft spotting.
Civil defense -- Minnesota.
Parachute troops.
Places Subject: Crystal, Hennepin County, Minnesota, United States
Dates Creation: 01/11/1953
Credit Line KSTP-TV Archive, Minnesota Historical Society
Holding Type Moving Images
Identifiers 2358 (Video Clip Number)
AV2006.41 (Accession Number)

User Comments

Add a comment:

Name: (required)

E-mail: (required)

I agree to the Terms of Use (required)

If you are a person leave these fields blank.