THE PINES HOTEL BURNS DOWN - 1932 The Pines hotel in Panama City, Florida goes up in flames as winter tourists escape with their valuables. Firemen from several nearby towns fight the blaze but the fire leaves nothing but a burned out shell of the former landmark.
CUBAN REVOLUTION - 1 Artillery fire batters Cuba's Hotel Nacional during a aseige against deposed army officers holed up there. Elsewhere U.S. warships and troops sit on the sidelines ready to intervene if needed.
CUBAN REVOLUTION - 2 Rioting and looting follows in the wake of the revolution against the oppressive Cuban government and President Gerardo Machado. Mobs loot stores and run wild through the streets while the military lays seige to deposed leaders hiding in the Hotel Nacional.
LOS ANGELES CROWDS GREET CANDIDATE FDR - 1932 300,000 potential voters greet presidential candidate Franklin D. Roosevelt as he hits the campaign trail in Los Angeles, California. Thousands gather around his car as he is driven to the hotel to smile, wave and shower him with flowers.
NEW AUTOMATED DRINKS SERVICE - 1932 In anticipation of Prohibition's eventual end a clever Massachusetts hotel manager demonstrates his new invention. Orders are filled via a miniature dumbwaiter/elevator placed in the middle of the table.
THE AMAZING MOBILE HOTEL - 1955 In Austria, a traveling hotel lets one take the guests with it. Panels on a trailer pulled by a bus fold out with room for sleeping quarters, bathroom facilities and an improptu cafe where one can dine outdoors. It's for high living on the road anyplace there's room to park.
eFootage is a premier HD, film and video stock footage archive (contemporary and vintage) specializing in news, industrial, and more.
We have over one million additional stock footage clips that we can search upon request.
Featuring Data Refinery® and WebMagic® search and data technology.
A premier dv, film and video, digital and hd stock footage archive