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MAP MAKING

Map Making (1961)

This film shows the processes involved in producing Ordnance Survey Maps.

OUT TAKES / CUTS FROM CP 311 - TOUGH STOCKINGS

Out Takes / Cuts From Cp 311 - Tough Stockings (1960)

Out takes (rushes, cuts) for "TOUGH...

"Tom Thumb" Golf Course (1930)

We visit a crazy golf course in the midst of Toronto.

THE MONSTER - FILMED AT GORTON, MANCHESTER

The Monster - Filmed At Gorton, Manchester (1925)

Garratt type locomotive is seen both stationary...

EVE

Eve (1922)

A very overweight woman is seen bathing her children, being pushed along in a pram, being...

THE SILENT CITY

The Silent City (1940)

Good footage showing the evacuation and deserted streets of Strasbourg in France.

MANY HAPPY RETURNS - 25th ANNIVERSARY OF R.A.F.

Many Happy Returns - 25th Anniversary Of R.A.F. (1943)

A short film celebrating RAF's 25th...

BIGGEST BOMBER TEST FLIGHT aka WORLD'S BIGGEST PLANE

Biggest Bomber Test Flight AKA World's Biggest Plane (1941)

The huge 82 ton B.19 bomber is tested...

CAPT. FISHER'S FUNERAL

Capt. Fisher's Funeral (1920)

A story showing the funeral of Captain 'Jacky' Fisher, First Sea Lord...

FIRST COMPLEXION

First Complexion (1926)

Nicest skin competition for young women, judged by men.

SAND BILLIARDS

Sand Billiards (1936)

People play a game of billiards on a table drawn in the sand of a beach.

DONKEY POLO

Donkey Polo (1939)

Girls playing donkey polo.

Selected Originals CHRISTMAS IN LONDON aka SICK ANIMALS

Selected Originals Christmas In London AKA Sick Animals (1955)

Material relating to the newsreel...

MOSS DOES IT AGAIN

Moss Does It Again (1956)

Stirling Moss wins yet again - at Monte Carlo.

THE ROYAL WELSH SHOW

The Royal Welsh Show (1960)

Item showing the Royal Welsh Agricultural Show in Welshpool. Wales.

FLYING PONGOS

Flying Pongos (1963)

Army Air Corps Open Day at Middle Wallop.

TOY FAIR

Toy Fair (1968)

Toy Fair in Brighton and look at work at Airfix Factory, London.

CHILD OF THE YEAR

Child Of The Year (1968)

Gavin Lonnen wins 'Child of the Year' contest at Royal Garden Hotel, London.

DAVE AND DUSTY FISHING

Dave And Dusty Fishing (1948)

Small boy Dave and his dog Dusty go fishing in the Serpentine in Hyde...

ARRAS IN FLAMES - 1940

Arras In Flames - 1940 (1940)

Footage of heavily bombed French town of Arras.

AUSTRALIAN OLYMPIC SWIMMERS

Australian Olympic Swimmers (1952)

Australian Olympic swimmers competing at Maindee Baths, Newport,...

REVOLUTION IN GUATEMALA - REEL 2.

Revolution In Guatemala - Reel 2. (1954)

Armas at Chiquimula and Guatemala City

CHRISTMAS AT THE ZOO OF MILAN

Christmas At The Zoo Of Milan (1956)

Santa with giraffes, seals and an elephant at the zoo.

REPORT BEREAVEMENT

Report Bereavement (1970)

Good quality shots from an unspecified funeral location.

AROUND EXPO '67 AND INAUGURATION CEREMONY

Around Expo '67 And Inauguration Ceremony (1967)

A survey of the Expo '67 exhibition in Montreal...

MALE FASHIONS aka MALE FASHIONS: COLOGNE

Male Fashions AKA Male Fashions: Cologne (1969)

Very stylised male models shot in 17th century grand...

WOUNDED SOLDIERS BOWLING CONTEST

Wounded Soldiers Bowling Contest (1914-1918)

Recuperating wounded soldiers play lawn bowls then have tea...

LETTER WRITTEN BY LORD MAYOR OD LONDON - APPEALS FOR MONEY

Letter Written By Lord Mayor Od London - Appeals For Money (1914-1918)

Footage of the Lord Mayor...

10TH ANNIVERSARY OF PARIS LIBERATION

10th Anniversary Of Paris Liberation (1950-1959)

American and English detachments march through Paris.

CRICKET - POLITICIANS V. THE STAGE

Cricket - Politicians V. The Stage (1955)

Politicians and actors meet on the cricket field - Richard...