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TIME TO REMEMBER - TURN OF THE CENTURY  1896 - 1902  - record c - reel 1

Time To Remember - Turn Of The Century 1896 - 1902 - Record C - Reel 1 (1897-1899)

Scenes from...

CROWD WATCH MILITARY MEN ARRIVE FOR FUNCTION

Crowd Watch Military Men Arrive For Function (1910-1920)

Military men and VIP's arrive for a function.

 COCOA IN SOUTH AFRICA

Cocoa In South Africa (1920-1929)

Cocoa farming and processing in South Africa.

TOWN beware - other items in ON 457 have this title

Town Beware - Other Items In On 457 Have This Title (1920-1929)

Industrial area of city in front of...

THIS DAY - MARCH 18  NO 8

This Day - March 18 No 8 (1920-1949)

Short Documentary film about events around that date throughout the...

 GOLD RUSH IN SOUTH AFRICA

Gold Rush In South Africa (1920-1929)

Men rush to stake claims on land where they believe gold can be...

RIOTS ON THE RAND

Riots On The Rand (1922)

Shots of industrial unrest in Johannesburg - police on horses ride into a...

GENERAL SMUTS OPENS AGRICULTURAL SHOW aka BRITISH BEEF IN THE COLONIES

General Smuts Opens Agricultural Show AKA British Beef In The Colonies (1922)

General Smuts...

THIS DAY - MARCH 4  NO 6

This Day - March 4 No 6 (1922-1954)

Short Documentary film about events around that date throughout the...

SOUTH AFRICAN FARMERS

South African Farmers (1925)

The King invites visiting South African farmers to inspect his farm stock...

WEALTH FOR SOME - PENURY FOR OTHERS

Wealth For Some - Penury For Others (1926)

A diamond rush in South Africa.

CELEBRATION JOHANNESBURG

Celebration Johannesburg (1926)

Historical pageant to celebrate 40 years of progress in South Africa.

4,300 FT BELOW EARTH'S SURFACE

4,300 Ft Below Earth's Surface (1926)

Party of British farmers visit a gold mine in South Africa.

4,300 FT BELOW EARTH'S SURFACE orange tint

4,300 Ft Below Earth's Surface Orange Tint (1926)

British Farmers touring South Africa visit the...

BRITISH FARMERS SEE SNAKES

British Farmers See Snakes (1926)

Party of British Farmers visit a snake park in South Africa.

WEALTH FOR SOME...PENURY FOR OTHERS

Wealth For Some...Penury For Others (1927)

Dramatic scenes as young and old race to stake claims.

NATIVE RED CROSS WORKERS

Native Red Cross Workers (1928)

Teams of South African Red Cross workers compete in annual mine...

"Through The Mill" At Musselburgh (1929)

Description of the processes used in a paper mill to make...

PRINCESS ALICE

Princess Alice "Gets" Her First Elephant (1929)

Princess Alice on hunting expedition in Africa...

BASUTOLAND AND ITS PEOPLE - Beware - other items with the same title

Basutoland And Its People - Beware - Other Items With The Same Title (1930-1939)

Educational film...

THE HARBOUR

The Harbour (1930)

Educational film showing the building of a harbour on the Gold Coast of West Africa.

THE HARBOUR

The Harbour (1930)

Educational film showing the building of a harbour on the Gold Coast of West Africa.

EVE IN CAMP - IN SOUTH AFRICA

Eve In Camp - In South Africa (1931)

Fun and games at an Agricultural School Camping Ground in South...

EVE AND THE ORANGE HARVEST

Eve And The Orange Harvest (1931)

Men and women work together in South Africa packing oranges.

STRANDED IN PRESCOT  BRITISH INSULATED CABLES LTD  Reel 5

Stranded In Prescot British Insulated Cables Ltd Reel 5 (1932)

Brilliant documentary showing...

ANOTHER

Another "Gold Rush" (1933)

Men of the London Stock Exchange rush onto the streets as boom hits.

SALT FROM THE SEA

Salt From The Sea (1933)

Men at work on the salt fields of Tunis.

GRASS - SOMETHING ABOUT ONE OF ITS VARIETIES

Grass - Something About One Of Its Varieties (1933)

Processes involved in harvesting Esparto Grass...

FISHERS OF MADAGASCAR

Fishers Of Madagascar (1934)

Madagascan fishermen make their way back to shore with their catch.

WOULD YOU BELIEVE IT? NO. 5

Would You Believe It? No. 5 (1934)

Odd things including Italian traffic lights, African dwellings and...

PEEPS THROUGH THE WINDOW OF THE WORLD NO. 64

Peeps Through The Window Of The World No. 64 (1935)

Greengrocer with bedstead trailer, window...

WILD FLOWERS

Wild Flowers (1936)

Wild flowers are picked and sold by local South African people in Capetown.

BLACK MINERS FIRST AID

Black Miners First Aid (1937)

Black miners First Aid competition is held in Cape Town, South Africa.

CHAIN SAW issue title is HERE'S HOW

Chain Saw Issue Title Is Here's How (1937)

An early type of chain saw is demonstrated in forests near...

BRITISH WHALER 'TERJE VIKEN' ALSO PREPARES FOR THE ANTARCTIC TABLE BAY

British Whaler 'terje Viken' Also Prepares For The Antarctic Table Bay (1938)

The huge British...

SERIOUS DROUGHT IN SOUTH AFRICA

Serious Drought In South Africa (1938)

Scenes of a severe drought in South Africa.

THE OLIVE BANK LEAVES DURBAN FOR AUSTRALIA TO ENTER GRAIN RACE

The Olive Bank Leaves Durban For Australia To Enter Grain Race (1938)

The schooner 'Olive Bank'...

GRAIN DESTROYED - CAPE TOWN

Grain Destroyed - Cape Town (1938)

A pipe bursts in a grain elevator and workers try to save the wheat...

IVORY TUSKS  issue title is OUT OF THE WAY

Ivory Tusks Issue Title Is Out Of The Way (1938)

Ivory from elephants' tusks being used in UK...

MEAT FROM SOUTH AFRICA

Meat From South Africa (1939)

Footage of sheep carcasses being prepared for shipment form South Africa...

GOOD GRAPES FOR ALL  aka CAPE VINEYARDS SA

Good Grapes For All AKA Cape Vineyards Sa (1939-1945)

South African grapes are sold to people in local...

CINETOPICALITIES IN BRIEF NO. 93

Cinetopicalities In Brief No. 93 (1940)

A new road is built at Port Elizabeth and a cat pulls darts...

DARK HARVEST

Dark Harvest (1940)

African workers gather in cotton and wheat harvests by hand.

MODEL HUSBANDS!

Model Husbands! (1940)

Working models made by men of the Cape Town Model Engineering Society.

A ROOF TOP LAUNCH!

A Roof Top Launch! (1940)

A new boat is lowered from a rooftop shipyard to the street below in Cape...

CINETOPICALITIES IN BRIEF NO. 117

Cinetopicalities In Brief No. 117 (1940)

Tropical fish, a dead basking shark and a swarm of locusts.

SOUTH AFRICA 'GOES TO IT'

South Africa 'goes To It' (1940)

South African men at work in armaments factories as part of the war...

CINETOPICALITIES IN BRIEF NO. 133

Cinetopicalities In Brief No. 133 (1940)

Grasshopper plague in Arizona and a bulldog pup sold in...

BOMBS, BOMBS, BEAUTIFUL BOMBS!

Bombs, Bombs, Beautiful Bombs! (1940)

Good footage of bombs being manufactured as part of South...

CINETOPICALITIES IN BRIEF NO. 136

Cinetopicalities In Brief No. 136 (1940)

Kansas farmer discovers star, yacht arrives in New York from...