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CASTRO ANNOUNCES TAKE OVER OF US OWNED PROPERTY

Castro Announces Take Over Of Us Owned Property (1960)

Convalescent Cuban leader announces a...

CUBANS DEMAND MORE EXECUTIONS

Cubans Demand More Executions (1959)

Huge crowds turn out to support Fidel Castro over execution of...

CASTRO ON THE BALL

Castro On The Ball (1959)

Fidel Castro giving speech and playing baseball in charity match.

CASTRO'S CUBA AGAIN MAKES HEADLINES

Castro's Cuba Again Makes Headlines (1959)

Pro and Anti Castro demonstrations in Cuba.

CUBA ON ALERT FOR US INVASION

Cuba On Alert For Us Invasion (1960)

Fidel Castro puts his militia on alert for US invasion. Cuba.

NEW TENSION IN CUBAN-U.S. RELATIONS AS PIER IN HAVANA IS DESTROYED

New Tension In Cuban-U.S. Relations As Pier In Havana Is Destroyed (1960)

Wreckage of pier &...

CASTRO ANNOUNCES HE WILL TRADE PRISONERS FOR TRACTORS

Castro Announces He Will Trade Prisoners For Tractors (1961)

Agricultural Fair in Cuba where...

Fidel Castro

Fidel Castro (1926-2011)

THIS IS CUBA TODAY

This Is Cuba Today (1963)

Images of Havana after the Revolution.

CUBA'S CASTRO CAPTURES CAPITAL

Cuba's Castro Captures Capital (1950-1959)

Fidel Castro arrives back in Havana to take power. Cuba.

A PRISONER IS TRIED, CONDEMNED AND EXECUTED IN CUBA

A Prisoner Is Tried, Condemned And Executed In Cuba (1959)

Former Battista official is shot, one...

TRIALS MAKE 'ROMAN HOLIDAY'

Trials Make 'roman Holiday' (1959)

Fidel Castro conducts Court Martial of members of the Batista...

MOSCOW ACCLAIMS CASTRO

Moscow Acclaims Castro (1963)

Fidel Castro sees May Day parade in Moscow.

CASTRO VISITS TRACTOR FACTORY

Castro Visits Tractor Factory (1963)

Cuban President Fidel Castro visiting tractor factory in Russia.

CASTRO IN LENINGRAD

Castro In Leningrad (1963)

Fidel Castro visiting Leningrad, Russia.

CASTRO RECEIVES 'SOVIET HERO' AWARD FROM KHRUSHCHEV

Castro Receives 'soviet Hero' Award From Khrushchev (1963)

Fidel Castro with Khrushchev in...

NEW YORK WELCOMES CASTRO

New York Welcomes Castro (1950-1959)

Cuban Premier Fidel Castro in New York.

CASTRO TRIUMPHS AGAIN

Castro Triumphs Again (1959)

Fidel Castro gives speech on Cuban television to denounce old president,...

CUBA'S NEW GOVERNMENT RECOGNISED BY US

Cuba's New Government Recognised By Us (1959)

Fidel Castro introduces his choice of Provisional...

MIKOYAN FETED IN CUBA

Mikoyan Feted In Cuba (1960)

Anastas Mikoyan at Soviet Exhibition in Havana. Cuba.

CASTRO

Castro "No Water" For Guantanamo Base (1964)

Americans trying to prove that they do not need Cuban...

US BASE BEATS WATER SHORTAGE

Us Base Beats Water Shortage (1965)

Fidel Castro cuts off water at US Base at Guantanamo, Cuba - army...

MAY DAY 1963 IN RED SQUARE

May Day 1963 In Red Square (1963)

Khrushchev and Castro watching a May Day Parade in Moscow.

 OCTOBER PARADE IN RED SQUARE

October Parade In Red Square (1962)

Large parade in Moscow's Red Square to mark the October...

MIKOYAN RETURNS FROM CUBA aka MIKOYAN IN US

Mikoyan Returns From Cuba AKA Mikoyan In Us (1962)

Anastas Mikoyan in US following talks in Cuba

ESPIONAGE

Espionage (1960-1961)

Several items relating to division of Berlin and espionage activity.

RUMOURS FLY ABOUT FIDEL CASTRO'S ILLNESS aka CASTRO ILLNESS

Rumours Fly About Fidel Castro's Illness AKA Castro Illness (1960)

Fidel Castro addresses crowds...

RAG RAISES £ 10, 000

Rag Raises £ 10, 000 (1960)

Sheffield students raise money for charity.

ANTI-CASTRO RAIDERS ARRESTED - KENNEDY SPEAKS

Anti-Castro Raiders Arrested - Kennedy Speaks (1963)

American anti Castro raiders arrested &...

PRE-SUMMIT BEFORE CHRISTMAS

Pre-Summit Before Christmas (1959)

President Eisenhower speaks about Pre-Summit conference and Fidel...

U.S. MOVES AGAINST AIR PIRATES - MIAMI aka U.S. MOVES AGAINST AIR PIRATES

U.S. Moves Against Air Pirates - Miami AKA U.S. Moves Against Air Pirates (1961)

Hijacked...

US BREAKS OFF DIPLOMATIC RELATIONS WITH CUBA aka US BREAKS WITH CASTRO

Us Breaks Off Diplomatic Relations With Cuba AKA Us Breaks With Castro (1961)

USA breaks off...

K AMONG THE PIGEONS !

K Among The Pigeons ! (1960)

Footage of Nikita Khrushchev arriving in New York in the United States of...

NEWS YEAR'S GREETINGS TO PRESIDENT EINAUDI

News Year's Greetings To President Einaudi (1950)

Foreign diplomats pay their respects to Italian...

UNITED NATIONS ASSEMBLY MEETS

United Nations Assembly Meets (1963)

Meeting of the United Nations assembly in New York.

WORLD LEADERS AT UN

World Leaders At UN (1960)

World leaders meet at United Nations session in New York, United States of...

DELEGATIONS ARRIVE AT UN

Delegations Arrive At UN (1960)

The United Nations Organisation General Assembly takes place in New...

BOEING 707 HI-JACKED aka BOEING IS HI-JACKED

Boeing 707 Hi-Jacked AKA Boeing Is Hi-Jacked (1961)

Hijacked plane and FBI agents at El Paso,...

 AFTERMATH OF THE CUBAN INVASION

Aftermath Of The Cuban Invasion (1961)

America reacts to the failed Bay of Pigs invasion of...

 REBELS INVADE CUBA

Rebels Invade Cuba (1961)

Fidel Castro attacks America for aggression during the Bay of Pigs invasion.

CUBAN CRISIS

Cuban Crisis (1962)

Newsreel item of aerial shots, OAS and UN meetings, Cuban demos and US evacuation of...

ADLAI STEVENSON SPEAKS TO THE SECURITY COUNCIL ON CUBAN SITUATION aka ADLAI...

Adlai Stevenson Speaks To The Security Council On Cuban Situation AKA Adlai... (1962)

Stevenson's...

U.S. CHECKS VESSELS OUTBOUND WITH MISSILES CUBAN MISSILES

U.S. Checks Vessels Outbound With Missiles Cuban Missiles (1962)

Soviet ships taking missiles...

DUKE'S TOUR OF SOUTH AMERICA

Duke's Tour Of South America (1962)

Footage of South America, shot during Prince Philip's 1962 tour.

NASSER IN NEW YORK VISITS KHRUSCHEV, CASTRO & TITO

Nasser In New York Visits Khruschev, Castro & Tito (1960)

General Nasser meets Khruschev, Tito and...

CUBAN CRISIS

Cuban Crisis (1962)

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

KENNEDY TRIUMPHS

Kennedy Triumphs (1962)

The end game of the Cuban Missile Crisis.

7th WORLD CONFERENCE OF F.A.O.

7th World Conference Of F.A.O. (1953)

7th World Conference of the Food and Agricultural Organization...

PRES. KENNEDY'S DRAMATIC SPEECH ON CUBA ARMS BUILD UP aka KENNEDY SPEECH ON CUBA...

Pres. Kennedy's Dramatic Speech On Cuba Arms Build Up AKA Kennedy Speech On Cuba... (1962)

Kennedy's...

XVth Olympiad

Xvth Olympiad (1952)

1952 Helsinki Olympic Games, A look inside the athletes' village