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FIRE EATING FAMILY

Fire Eating Family (1965)

Jack Taylor and wife perform various tricks including fire eating, in local...

THE SUPER AIR DETECTOR

The Super Air Detector (1930)

French troops demonstrate a device for listening to enemy aircraft.

BETSY'S BATH

Betsy's Bath (1938)

A baby elephant takes a bath in a pool at the Hague Zoo in Holland / Netherlands.

CHRISTENING NEW SPEEDBOAT 'EMPIRE DAY' AT SLOUGH

Christening New Speedboat 'empire Day' At Slough (1938)

A new speedboat designed by T E Lawrence...

VENTNOR CARNIVAL LNER

Ventnor Carnival Lner (1938)

Imaginative carnival floats at Ventnor on the Isle of Wight.

SEASONS FIRST SKIING aka SEASON'S FIRST SKIING

Seasons First Skiing AKA Season's First Skiing (1929)

Skiing enthusiasts enjoy first run of the...

SOCCER STARS SCORE WITH SMALLER BALL

Soccer Stars Score With Smaller Ball (1949)

Footballers spend a day on the golf course in a...

CHOOSING LADY GODIVA - HAMPTON COURT

Choosing Lady Godiva - Hampton Court (1938)

Miss Becker wins a beauty contest and poses as Lady...

ATOM TEST FOR G.I.s

Atom Test For G.I.S (1952)

American troops observe Atom bomb test in Nevada Desert.

OPENING OF EMPIRE GAMES

Opening Of Empire Games (1954)

Full report from the opening of the British Empire Games in Vancouver,...

NOTTINGHAM LACEMAKERS MEET THE QUEEN aka LACEMAKERS AND QUEEN

Nottingham Lacemakers Meet The Queen AKA Lacemakers And Queen (1955)

Queen and Prince Philip...

CUBAN CRISIS

Cuban Crisis (1962)

Good round up of the issues of the Cuban Missile Crisis.

'SCEPTRE' TO THE USA

'sceptre' To The USA (1967)

Yacht 'Sceptre' is loaded onto liner ready to be taken to America.

ALTMARK SURVIVORS RETURN

Altmark Survivors Return (1941)

Survivors of the Nazi prison ship "Altmark" arrive at a British port.

 FRENCH WRECKS

French Wrecks (1948)

The French salvage sunken German ships from Loire by changing the course of the...

OCEAN GOING BARGES

Ocean Going Barges (1945)

Ocean going barges take soldiers to beach.

MINK FARM IN AYRSHIRE

Mink Farm In Ayrshire (1947)

Mr and Mrs Cowley show us the live minks on their farm in Ayr, Scotland.

COUNCIL OF EUROPE FILM - AUSTRIAN STUDENTS AT OXFORD & STRATFORD

Council Of Europe Film - Austrian Students At Oxford & Stratford (1949)

Council of Europe film...

SYNGMAN RHEE'S 81ST BIRTHDAY aka KOREA SALUTES RHEE ON 81ST BIRTHDAY

Syngman Rhee's 81st Birthday AKA Korea Salutes Rhee On 81st Birthday (1956)

The armed forces...

CHURCH AND MONKS

Church And Monks (1940-1949)

Monks chatting in front of Monte Cassino monastery, some shots of the monastery.

 MR. NKRUMAH FLIES TO SCOTLAND

Mr. Nkrumah Flies To Scotland (1959)

Prime Minister of Ghana, Kwame Nkrumah, arrives by plane at...

US PLANES TESTED WITH QUICK FREEZE

Us Planes Tested With Quick Freeze (1955)

US tests effects of ice on high altitude planes. Dayton,...

VOTING IN MASSACHUSETTS

Voting In Massachusetts (1962)

George Cabot Lodge & wife, E Kennedy & wife, President & Mrs Kennedy...

POLAND'S NATIONAL DAY CELEBRATED IN WHITE HOUSE GROUNDS

Poland's National Day Celebrated In White House Grounds (1966)

Poland's National Day celebrated...

RED ARROWS

Red Arrows (1968)

Various shots of the Red Arrows RAF aerobatic display team.

CANADIAN

Canadian "Scotties" Farewell Parade (1916)

Canadian troops parade in Montreal before heading off to...

FEEDING THE US ARMY

Feeding The Us Army (1917)

Footage of American army cooks feeding soldiers.

Women Brewery Workers

Women Brewery Workers (1914-1918)

Women brewery workers during wartime.

FLOODS HIT SAN FRANCISCO

Floods Hit San Francisco (1967)

Floods in San Francisco destroy many houses.

SOCIETY AND 'SUNSHINE' ETON V HARROW

Society And 'sunshine' Eton V Harrow (1922)

Eton V. Harrow cricket match at Lords, Middlesex.

LONDON'S NEW COUNTY HALL

London's New County Hall (1920-1929)

The opening of London's new County Hall?

THE KINKS SING

The Kinks Sing "Wonderboy" (1968)

Fabulous footage of British pop group The Kinks.