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GLIDER AND AIRCRAFT

Glider And Aircraft (1944)

Footage of aircraft and gliders in-flight.

AIR TO AIR PARATROOP SHOTS

Air To Air Paratroop Shots (1944)

Footage of demonstration by paratroopers of the 9th Airforce.

AMERICA'S ILLUSTRIOUS GUESTS

America's Illustrious Guests (1917)

British Foreign Minister Arthur Balfour and French General Joseph...

NEW TYPE OF PLANE DEMONSTRATED IN USA

New Type Of Plane Demonstrated In USA (1937)

Professor Kirsten and his invention - an aeroplane with...

US WOUNDED LOADED ONTO PLANES

Us Wounded Loaded Onto Planes (1944)

Stretcher cases are loaded onto planes at unidentified US...

DC 3 PLANE LANDS

Dc 3 Plane Lands (1940)

An officer and his female assistant land at unknown airfield.

PREPARATIONS FOR BAGHDAD CONFERENCE IN TURKEY

Preparations For Baghdad Conference In Turkey (1958)

Delegates leave wreath at war memorial.

AMERICA'S

America's "Hunger Marchers" (1932)

Marchers walk through Washington calling for better relief for the...

WASHINGTON DC

Washington Dc (1917)

Crowds gather to hear President Wilson's reply to Germany's invasion of America's...

MR J P MORGAN IN THE LIMELIGHT! aka MR.J.P.MORGAN

Mr J P Morgan In The Limelight! AKA Mr.J.P.Morgan (1933)

The famous banker and financier speaks to...

AND

And "Aeroplanes For All" (1931)

An autogyro lands on the White House lawn.

"Our RAF Pageant ... Please Note!" AKA R.A.F. Pageant (1931)

Military aircraft fly over the...

AEROPLANES FOR ALL

Aeroplanes For All (1934)

A new American small plane 'The Flying Wing' is presented to the public.

CONGRESS ADJOURNS

Congress Adjourns (1934)

US Congress is cheerful as the summer holiday starts.

NEW PHOTO COPYING MACHINE aka WASHINGTON

New Photo Copying Machine AKA Washington (1936)

A new type of printing machine is seen in action in...

FOR THE PRESIDENT'S CUP

For The President's Cup (1931)

American speedboat fans race for 'The President's Cup' in Washington.

ROOSEVELT GREETS NEW SAFETY aka TRAFFIC SAFETY CAMPAIGN

Roosevelt Greets New Safety AKA Traffic Safety Campaign (1936)

President Roosevelt talks to kids...

NON-SPIN PLANE aka NEW FOOL-PROOF AEROPLANE TESTED

Non-Spin Plane AKA New Fool-Proof Aeroplane Tested (1936)

New type of aeroplane that it easy to...

WASHINGTON - FIRE BRIGADE CLEAN BUILDINGS

Washington - Fire Brigade Clean Buildings (1936)

Firemen use high pressure hoses to clean Capitol...

WASHINGTON - U.S. CUSTOMS

Washington - U.S. Customs (1936)

Customs and police in America seize and destroy large quantity of...

PRESIDENT ROOSEVELT'S INAUGURATION

President Roosevelt's Inauguration (1937)

US President Roosevelt takes second Oath of Allegiance in...

ROOSEVELT WITH BOY SCOUTS

Roosevelt With Boy Scouts (1937)

American President Roosevelt meets Boy Scouts in Washington D.C.

ROOSEVELT SPEECH

Roosevelt Speech (1937)

American President Roosevelt delivering a speech.

US TRIBUTE TO POPE PIUS XI

Us Tribute To Pope Pius Xi (1939)

America pays tribute to Pope Pius XI at Cathrick University in...

WASHINGTON aka CORONATION SCOT STARTS ON AMERICAN RAILWAYS

Washington AKA Coronation Scot Starts On American Railways (1939)

Footage of the Coronation Scot...

WASHINGTON MONUMENT

Washington Monument (1930)

Short segment showing the Washington Monument elevator operator.

SOCIAL SECURITY

Social Security (1937)

Men and women in Washington D.C. have their social security numbers tattooed on...

INVENTORS' COUNCIL Dublin issue

Inventors' Council Dublin Issue (1941)

Inventors' Council in Washington DC looks at models of new...

OARS ARE DIPPING AGAIN Dublin issue

Oars Are Dipping Again Dublin Issue (1941)

Rowing eights crews in training in Washington, USA.

SELF CATAPULTING AUTOGYRO Dublin issue

Self Catapulting Autogyro Dublin Issue (1941)

Early type of helicopter being tested at airfield in...

DANCE PARTNERS SIGN ON Dublin issue

Dance Partners Sign On Dublin Issue (1941)

U.S. army asks for girl volunteers to sign up for...

MAYOR LA GUARDIA'S NEW JOB

Mayor La Guardia's New Job (1941)

Mayor La Guardia takes on new role as chief of American Civil...

BALLOON HOUSES

Balloon Houses (1941)

Houses are quickly created by spraying cement over large balloons then deflating...

SKI - WIZARDS

Ski - Wizards (1941)

Young men have fun skiing on Mount Ranier, Washington, America.

TRUMAN'S SPEECH

Truman's Speech "A Fateful Hour" (1947)

Harry Truman calls on the US to fight Communism in Europe.

U.S. CONGRESS ADJOURNS LNER

U.S. Congress Adjourns Lner (1937)

U.S. Congressmen going home for summer break.

WASHINGTON PREPARATION FOR UNEMPLOYMENT CENTRE PREPARATION FOR UNEMPLOYMENT...

Washington Preparation For Unemployment Centre Preparation For Unemployment... (1937)

Preparations...

WASHINGTON - FIRE DEPARTMENT HOSES STATUES AT CONGRESS

Washington - Fire Department Hoses Statues At Congress (1937)

Fire Department washes front of...

AMERICA'S MILITARY  TOURNAMENT

America's Military Tournament (1927)

President Coolidge witnesses the staging of a mock battle.

A HUMAN FLY

A Human Fly (1928)

Jim Terry scales the Capitol building and stands at the top of the dome. Washington,...

AMERICA'S CHAMPION LUMBERJACK

America's Champion Lumberjack (1929)

Footage of the American lumberjack champion in action,...

WASHINGTON

Washington "Beware Other Items Share This Title" (1939)

Footage of a speed boat race in Washington...

WASHINGTON aka INSIDE THE WHITE HOUSE

Washington AKA Inside The White House (1939)

Footage of the interior of the White House in...

JUSTICE HUGHES CELEBRATES

Justice Hughes Celebrates (1939)

The Lord Chief Justice Charles Evens celebrates his birthday in the...

MOUNTAIN MANOEUVRES Dublin issue

Mountain Manoeuvres Dublin Issue (1942)

American Alpine Troops in training on Mount Ranier in...

ROOSEVELT ON ROME

Roosevelt On Rome (1944)

FDR gives speech on Allied Forces taking Rome - "One up and two to go".

PLANE FIRE SAFETY DEVICE

Plane Fire Safety Device (1940)

New Carbon Dioxide fire extinguisher is demonstrated for plane engines...

DYNAMITE AT WAR OFFICE SITE

Dynamite At War Office Site (1940)

American workmen use explosives to blow up flats for a new war...

POLICE AT PLAY - DUBLIN

Police At Play - Dublin (1940)

Washington motorcycle police display.

LORD LOTHIAN'S LAST SPEECH

Lord Lothian's Last Speech (1940)

Britain's Ambassador to Washington, Lord Lothian dies.