Film: 1213

Natural History | 1910 | Silent | B/W


The eruption of Mount Etna in 1910. Sicily, Italy Volcano.
Climbing up the mountain on horseback and on foot. Digging for snow to eat. Stone shelter. Smoking craters. Lava flowing. Solidifying lava. Charcoal burners collecting wood. Peasants placing patron saints in path of the lava to stem it (very brief shot). Lava flowing into a stone wall

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