• 1890
  • 1900
  • 1910
  • 1920
  • 1930
  • 1940
  • 1950
  • 1960
  • 1970
  • 1980
  • 1990
  • 2000
  • 2011

"The Man Mountain" (1933)

Primo Carnera retains his boxing world title.

TUG-O-WAR IN ROME

Tug-O-War In Rome (1935)

Young men from Venice Garrison take on boys from Rome at Tug-of-War on 10th...

PRINCESS MARY

Princess Mary (1931)

Princess Mary, the Princess Royal, launches a lifeboat at Scarborough.

THE HERO OF THE

The Hero Of The "Poseidon" (1931)

A survivor of the sinking of the HMS Poseidon visits the set of a...

SIX DAY BICYCLE RACE

Six Day Bicycle Race (1936)

An International six day cycling race takes place in America (USA).

THE AVANT BROTHERS

The Avant Brothers (1940)

The Avant Brothers perform their comical acrobatic act in the Pathe Studio.

RAF TOURNAMENT

RAF Tournament (1921)

This item shows an aeroplane flying upside down as part of a stunt during the R.A.F...

QUEEN ALEXANDRA'S SHAMROCK

Queen Alexandra's Shamrock (1925)

Members of the Irish Guards in Chelsea each receive Queen...

ROYAL HENLEY REGATTA

Royal Henley Regatta (1926)

Lots of posh people having picnics in punts and watching rowing races.

SNOWSTORMS SWEEP AMERICA

Snowstorms Sweep America (1949)

Washington and New York experience heavy snow storms.

SCOTS WIN AT WEMBLEY aka FOOTBALL: AMATEUR INTERNATIONAL : ENGLAND VS SCOTLAND

Scots Win At Wembley AKA Football: Amateur International : England Vs Scotland (1952)

Scotland...

Selected Original - GARMISCH - SKI SEASON OPENS

Selected Original - Garmisch - Ski Season Opens (1954)

Material relating to newsreel story -...

FOCUS ON THE EAST

Focus On The East (1959)

Prince Philip leaves for India, Marshal Tito visits India, Prince Akihito...

RONALD FRANKAU issue title - PURE AND SIMPLE

Ronald Frankau Issue Title - Pure And Simple (1939)

The comedian Ronald Frankau sings 'I Wrote a...

BRITAIN WINS CHAMPIONSHIP aka 250 CC TROPHIE DES NATIONS

Britain Wins Championship AKA 250 Cc Trophie Des Nations (1962)

250 CC Trophie Des Nations...

MOUNTBATTEN UNVEILS PORTRAIT

Mountbatten Unveils Portrait (1947)

Lord Mountbatten unveils a painting of Nehru and says kind words...

FRENCH TROOPS IN TRENCHES AND MARCHING THROUGH RUINS OF VILLAGE

French Troops In Trenches And Marching Through Ruins Of Village (1940)

French troops near the...

 FRENCH DISABLED

French Disabled (1948)

French disabled march through Paris in protest.

ABOARD HMS RODNEY

Aboard HMS Rodney (1945)

Sailors at work on board warship HMS Rodney.

THE TRUMAN STORY

The Truman Story (1948)

Item made of library footage. The life of President Harry Truman.

DR ADENAUER IS 82

Dr Adenauer Is 82 (1958)

West German Chancellor Konrad Adenauer celebrates his 82nd birthday.

 OFFICERS AND MEN IN FIELD

Officers And Men In Field (1940-1949)

Prince Bernhard of the Netherlands inspects Allied troops.

 GENERAL MARSHALL SPEAKS ON PEACE IN KOREA

General Marshall Speaks On Peace In Korea (1951)

General Marshall, American Secretary of Defence,...

DUKE OF EDINBURGH PRESENTS STANDARD TO 601 SQUADRON

Duke Of Edinburgh Presents Standard To 601 Squadron (1954)

Chaplin-in-Chief dedicating Standard,...

CHINESE NATIONALIST TROOPS DEFEND QUEMOY ISLAND aka CHINESE NATIONALIST DEFEND...

Chinese Nationalist Troops Defend Quemoy Island AKA Chinese Nationalist Defend... (1955)

Various...

JAZZ SCHOOL

Jazz School (1959)

Jazz fans learn skills at Cologne Jazz School. Lots of dancing at the 1959 Berlin Jazz...

PHIL READ TO DRIVE RACING CARS

Phil Read To Drive Racing Cars (1970-1979)

News report - motorcycle champ Phil Read tries his hand a...

MCC v AUSTRALIA aka ENGLAND V AUSTRALIA: CRICKET

MCC V Australia AKA England V Australia: Cricket (1946)

Cricket match featuring England and...

BRADMAN SAYS GOODBYE

Bradman Says Goodbye (1948)

Australian Cricketer Don Bradman says goodbye to England and to cricket.

WOMEN WAR WORKERS' PROCESSION OF HOMAGE

Women War Workers' Procession Of Homage (1914-1918)

Parade of women war workers in London.

OUR CRIME?

Our Crime? (1965)

Delightful documentary showing how "Carelessness Causes Crime".