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BRITAIN'S GATEWAY TO TROUBLED CHINA

Britain's Gateway To Troubled China (1932)

Indian troops march through streets of Hong Kong - Indians...

EPIC OF THE SEA

Epic Of The Sea (1932)

Film of the SS DeBardeleben before it sank in high seas.

WORLD'S RICHEST RACING PRIZE

World's Richest Racing Prize (1930)

Jamestown wins the Futurity Stakes horse race from Belmont Park,...

THE GIANT!

The Giant! (1927)

Very large kite is demonstrated - large group of people hang on to the kite string.

IN ICELAND TODAY

In Iceland Today (1941)

More American troops arrive in Reykjavik, Iceland.

DIPHTHERIA TRAILER TO ALL MOTHERS AND FATHERS aka DIPTHERIA

Diphtheria Trailer To All Mothers And Fathers AKA Diptheria (1941)

Official Government film...

HORSE RACING IN BAGHDAD

Horse Racing In Baghdad (1941)

An item showing a horse race in Baghdad, Iraq.

BACK FROM BURMA

Back From Burma (1945)

Second Division men back home from Burma.

THE ROYAL VISIT TO WALES

The Royal Visit To Wales (1945)

King George VI and Queen Elizabeth visit Wales.

GERMANS IN ENGLAND VOTE AT SEA

Germans In England Vote At Sea (1938)

Germans living in Britain vote on the annexation of Austria...

RUGBY SEASON OPENS

Rugby Season Opens (1928)

Rugby - Blackrock play Bective at Williamstown in Ireland.

HENLEY REGATTA

Henley Regatta (1938)

The Henley Regatta opens and we see the first races, watched by the smartly-dressed...

75K BOY SCOUTS aka 75,000 BOY SCOUTS

75k Boy Scouts AKA 75,000 Boy Scouts (1922)

75,000 Boy Scouts at rally along with the Prince of...

BURNING OF SMYRNA

Burning Of Smyrna (1922)

Footage of the burning of the Turkish town of Smyrna, in Turkey.

WORLD'S GREATEST OIL FIRE

World's Greatest Oil Fire (1926)

Fire envelops and destroys tanks containing millions of gallons of oil...

SWAZI CHIEFS ARRIVE

Swazi Chiefs Arrive (1923)

Sobhuza II, Chief of Swaziland, poses in London where he is meeting with the...

SCOTLAND V FRANCE aka FRANCE BEATS SCOTLAND 13 TO 11 IN RUGBY MATCH

Scotland V France AKA France Beats Scotland 13 To 11 In Rugby Match (1952)

Scotland lose close...

Selected Originals - PRINCESS IN KENYA

Selected Originals - Princess In Kenya (1952)

Material relating to newsreel story "Princess In...

Selected Originals - PRINCESS MARGARET PRIZE DAY

Selected Originals - Princess Margaret Prize Day (1951)

Material related to newsreel story "Royal...

ANIMAL CRACKERS

Animal Crackers (1965)

Cheetahs at Whipsnade zoo, and lots of other animals at zoo in Germany.

WORLD'S FAIR SHUTS DOWN

World's Fair Shuts Down (1965)

Closing of New York World's Fair is marked by burial of a time capsule. ...

SANTA FLIES TO INDIA

Santa Flies To India (1964)

100 Children off for Christmas with parents in India, find Santa Claus...

BANK FOR LADIES ONLY

Bank For Ladies Only (1964)

Footage of bank for women only in Edinburgh, Scotland.

TRAIN CRASH aka 12 DIES IN 3 TRAIN CRASH

Train Crash AKA 12 Dies In 3 Train Crash (1967)

Aftermath of train crash at Liege, Belgium.

OXFAM LUNCH aka NATIONAL HUNGER LUNCH TO CELEBRATE 25TH ANNIVERSARY OF OXFAM

Oxfam Lunch AKA National Hunger Lunch To Celebrate 25th Anniversary Of Oxfam (1967)

Lunch to...

NISELLE AND ILSTER

Niselle And Ilster (1948)

Pianists Niselle and Ilster play "Melody in F" for Darby and Joan club in...

TULIP TIME

Tulip Time (1948)

Tulips are picked and packed for sale at farm in Spalding, Lincolnshire.

AUSTRALIA WOMEN'S CRICKET

Australia Women's Cricket (1949)

Women's Test Match - Australia Wins cricket match against England.

INVASION OF MYEBON

Invasion Of Myebon (1945)

British troops on beach during invasion of Myebon.

GENERAL WAINWRIGHT

General Wainwright (1945)

Crowds turn out to cheer General Wainwright on ticker tape parade in New York....

MACARTHUR TIGHTENS NET ON JAPS

Macarthur Tightens Net On Japs (1945)

American soldiers fighting on Pacific island - American...

CHELSEA ARTS BALL

Chelsea Arts Ball (1949)

People enjoy themselves at Chelsea Arts Ball. London.

TRUMAN'S CHRISTMAS SPEECH

Truman's Christmas Speech (1946)

President Harry Truman turns on Christmas lights and makes speech....

INDEPENDENCE DAY IN BOMBAY

Independence Day In Bombay (1947)

People celebrate Independence Day in Bombay. India.

LORD ARCHIBALD WAVELL MADE A CONSTABLE OF THE TOWER OF LONDON aka LORD WAVELL...

Lord Archibald Wavell Made A Constable Of The Tower Of London AKA Lord Wavell... (1948)

Beefeaters,...

APOLLO AIRCRAFT

Apollo Aircraft (1949)

Shots of construction and testing of the Armstrong Whitworth Apollo airliner.

MEDICAL CORPS PARACHUTE TEST

Medical Corps Parachute Test (1957)

Footage of members of the Medical Corps parachute jumping. USA.

OLIVER LYTTLETON ARRIVES IN MALAYA

Oliver Lyttleton Arrives In Malaya (1951)

Arrival of the secretary of state for the colonies

GUATEMALA REVOLUTION - REEL 1.

Guatemala Revolution - Reel 1. (1954)

Delegates gather in New York to warn against any Russian...

WESTMINSTER KENNEL CLUB SHOW

Westminster Kennel Club Show (1963)

Westminster Kennel Club dog show in New York.

SOVIET-RUMANIAN AGREEMENT SIGNED

Soviet-Rumanian Agreement Signed (1950-1959)

Russian leaders Bulganin and Khruschev at signing of pact...

FERRARIS DOMINANT IN LE MANS 1965

Ferraris Dominant In Le Mans 1965 (1965)

Race in progress where a few go off the track, no accidents....

SUN AND SURF AT HAWAII

Sun And Surf At Hawaii (1964)

Images around Hawaii - surfing, beaches and broad avenues of Honolulu.

KHRUSCHEV AND NASSER AT ASWAN DAM CEREMONY

Khruschev And Nasser At Aswan Dam Ceremony (1964)

Khruschev and Nasser take part in ceremonies...

FOOTBALL IN ARGENTINA

Football In Argentina (1971)

Good shots of Argentinean football fans at a match in a massive stadium.

"Here's To The Memory" - Roll 5 AKA Here To The Memory Memorabilia (1939)

Items of memorabilia...

BRITTANY PENANCE

Brittany Penance (1934)

Religious festival of Forgiveness in Brittany, France.

 ART ON A FENCE

Art On A Fence (1966)

Children paint a mural on a large fence at the Lincoln Centre for Creative Arts...

SWEDISH COACH TOUR

Swedish Coach Tour (1940)

Swedish documentary made shortly after WW2 showing coach trip through...