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ADDIS ABABA - RAMADAN LNER

Addis Ababa - Ramadan Lner (1937)

End of Ramadan celebrations in Addis Ababa.

ABYSSINIAN WAR - Reel 2

Abyssinian War - Reel 2 (1935)

Views around an Ethiopian school.

ADDIS ABABA - ETHIOPIA

Addis Ababa - Ethiopia (1965)

Exterior of Africa Hall in Addis Ababa and some general views in the...

ADDIS ABABA

Addis Ababa (1937)

Various shots of new Coptic Church in Ethiopian capital.

ITALIAN TROOPS EMBARK FOR EAST AFRICA

Italian Troops Embark For East Africa (1935)

Huge crowds watch Italian troops board a ship to take...

PREPARING FOR - ?

Preparing For - ? (1935)

Ethiopian troops undergo training for war.

ETHIOPIAN FAMINE

Ethiopian Famine (1970-1979)

Harrowing shots of starving people in refugee camp.

FAMINE

Famine (1973)

Scenes of emaciated adults and children in African famine.

FEVERISH ACTIVITY

Feverish Activity (1935)

An item showing the process of constructing an air base by the Italians at...

IN THE WAR ZONE

In The War Zone (1935)

Italian cavalry, tanks and infantry advance into Northern Abyssinia (Ethiopia).

ABYSSINIA'S ARMY

Abyssinia's Army (1935)

A parade of Ethiopian troops before Emperor Haile Selassie.

LEFT RIGHT, LEFT RIGHT

Left Right, Left Right (1935)

Ethiopia prepares itself for war as thousands of recruits pour into Addis...

ABYSSINIAN TROOPS HAVE BAYONET PRACTICE on sleeve incorrectly as MUSSOLINI...

Abyssinian Troops Have Bayonet Practice On Sleeve Incorrectly As Mussolini... (1935)

Emperor...

ITALIAN ADVANCE aka ABYSSINIA LATEST FROM WAR FRONT

Italian Advance AKA Abyssinia Latest From War Front (1936)

Italian army reinforces its camps and...

WITH THE ITALIAN TROOPS IN ABYSSINIA

With The Italian Troops In Abyssinia (1935)

Italian troops invade city of Aksum in Northern Ethiopia...

ABYSSINIA WAR ROLL 1

Abyssinia War Roll 1 (1936)

Material from the Italian invasion of Abyssinia.

ABYSSINIA WAR ROLL 3

Abyssinia War Roll 3 (1936)

Material from the Italian invasion of Abyssinia.

ABYSSINIA WARRIORS

Abyssinia Warriors (1936)

Warriors in traditional costume parade in Abyssinia.

ABYSSINIA / ETHIOPIA - HAILE SELASSIE WITH WARRIORS

Abyssinia / Ethiopia - Haile Selassie With Warriors (1930-1939)

Various shots of Abyssinia troops...

ETHIOPIA - ITALIAN ADVANCE

Ethiopia - Italian Advance (1930-1939)

Shots of various Italian troops on the move during the Abyssinian...

HAILE SELASSIE

Haile Selassie (1947)

Emperor of Ethiopia Haile Selassie inspects his troops in Addis Ababa.

CEREMONY IN ABYSSINIA

Ceremony In Abyssinia (1930-1939)

Emperor of Ethiopia, Haile Selassie arrives to open the New Parliament...

ETHIOPIAN DROUGHT & FAMINE

Ethiopian Drought & Famine (1970-1979)

Harrowing images of dead and dying people and animals in drought hit...

ITALY

Italy (1936)

Italy launches new Steamer for service to Ethiopia.

ABYSSINIA

Abyssinia (1930-1939)

Haile Selassie with entourage in Ethiopia.

THE EMPEROR OF ABYSSINIA

The Emperor Of Abyssinia (1933)

Haile Selassie lays foundation stone for Abyssinian parliament.

IS IT WAR

Is It War (1935)

Italian troops cross the Abyssinian border from Eritrea sparking fears of a war.

ABYSSINIA'S DRILLED ARMY aka ABYSSINIA'S ARMY DRILLED

Abyssinia's Drilled Army AKA Abyssinia's Army Drilled (1935)

Ethiopian army chief instructor,...

MUSSANA aka MASSAWA

Mussana AKA Massawa (1936)

Reinforcements and supplies arrive from Italy at the Port of Massawa in...

ABYSSINIAN ACTIVITIES

Abyssinian Activities (1935)

Abyssinians are getting ready for war as Emperor Haile Selassie assumes...

THE ETHIOPIAN SITUATION

The Ethiopian Situation (1935)

Emperor Haile Selassie at religious procession in Addis Ababa, Italian...

ROAD MAKERS

Road Makers (1936)

Native Abyssinians build roads for the Italians. Abyssinia (Ethiopia).

MARSHAL BADOGLIO

Marshal Badoglio (1936)

Italian troops, lead by Badoglio, enter Ethiopian capital of Addis Ababa.

HAILE SELASSIE ENTERS ABYSSINIA on sleeve as HALLE SELASIE

Haile Selassie Enters Abyssinia On Sleeve As Halle Selasie (1941)

Haile Selassie returns to...

ADDIS ABABA IS IN OUR HANDS

Addis Ababa Is In Our Hands (1941)

Old shots of Italians marching into Addis Ababa in 1936.

HAILE SELASSIE REVIEWS HIS TROOPS

Haile Selassie Reviews His Troops (1941)

Emperor Haile Selassie reviews his troops for first time...

NAPLES

Naples (1937)

Duke of Aosta leaves Italy to take up position as Viceroy of Abyssinia (Ethiopia).

MORE RECRUITS FOR FIGHTING FRENCH

More Recruits For Fighting French (1942)

French Colonial troops who left the Vichy control arrive in...

HAILE SELASSIE ACCEPTS ERITREA

Haile Selassie Accepts Eritrea (1952)

Emperor of Ethiopia, Haile Selassie, signs the documents giving...

ETHIOPIA'S NEW DEAL

Ethiopia's New Deal (1955)

Haile Selassie, Ethiopian Emperor signs a new and more liberal constitution.

HAILE SELASSIE'S SILVER JUBILEE PREPARATIONS

Haile Selassie's Silver Jubilee Preparations (1955)

Addis Ababa prepares to celebrate Haile...

DE DESSIE AD ADDIS ABEBA aka ITALIAN MOTOR CONVOY - ABYSSINIA

De Dessie Ad Addis Abeba AKA Italian Motor Convoy - Abyssinia (1937)

Italian troops drive...

ABYSSINIAN WAR - Reel 3

Abyssinian War - Reel 3 (1936)

Various shots of Ethiopian troops showing strength.

ITALIAN MOTOR CONVOY IN ABYSSINIA

Italian Motor Convoy In Abyssinia (1936)

Italian troops on the move during the invasion of Ethiopia.

ABYSSINIA - ITALIAN TROOPS

Abyssinia - Italian Troops (1936)

Italian troops meet and talk to local people as they march through...

ABYSSINIA WAR ROLL 2

Abyssinia War Roll 2 (1936)

Material from the Italian invasion of Abyssinia.

ABYSSINIA WAR ROLL 4

Abyssinia War Roll 4 (1936)

Material from the Italian invasion of Abyssinia.

ABYSSINIAN RELIGIOUS CEREMONY - 1939

Abyssinian Religious Ceremony - 1939 (1939)

Religious ceremony in a church in Adis Ababa in 1939

ABBYSINNIA - ETHIOPIAN ARMY PREPARATIONS aka ABYSSINIA

Abbysinnia - Ethiopian Army Preparations AKA Abyssinia

Various material of the Ethiopian...

ABYSSINIA - ETHIOPIA INDIAN AND ETHIOPIAN TROOPS

Abyssinia - Ethiopia Indian And Ethiopian Troops (1930-1939)

Ethiopian troops prepare defensive...