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SIX-GUN TANKS FROM USA

Six-Gun Tanks From USA (1942)

New American tank called the General Lee is demonstrated by a Canadian...

THE NEW 5XX

The New 5xx (1925)

Shot of communications tower at new wireless broadcasting station in Daventry.

AEROPLANE OF THE FUTURE

Aeroplane Of The Future (1923)

A German pilot demonstrates the benefits of an all-metal aeroplane.

GENERAL GRANT TANKS

General Grant Tanks (1942)

The first look at the new American-built tanks - the 'General Grants' - in...

ROYAL MEWS

Royal Mews (1957)

Queen receives a horse, gift from the President of Portugal, General Craveiro Lopez.

LONDON FROM 600 FEET UP

London From 600 Feet Up (1964)

THE GPO Tower nears completion in the heart of London.

GPO TOWER TUNNEL

GPO Tower Tunnel (1967)

Engineers at work in a tunnel under the Post Office Tower in London.

BLOW FOR A GLASS!

Blow For A Glass! (1945)

Making of scientific glass instruments.

GLIDER PILOTS IN SWITZERLAND

Glider Pilots In Switzerland (1950)

American glider pilots receive instruction from Swiss during...

STRATOJETS NON-STOP TO JAPAN

Stratojets Non-Stop To Japan (1954)

B. 47 Stratojet in flight - foggy, plane landing with aid of...

FIRE FIGHTING DISPLAY

Fire Fighting Display (1954)

Pouring on oil, oil fire burning, two men using spray jets.

46TH DIV. LEAVE FOR HOME

46th Div. Leave For Home (1954)

American troops from the famed 46th division leave Korea

ATOMIC STATION PRODUCES URANIUM

Atomic Station Produces Uranium (1957)

New spherical reactor, Maj Gen Joslin with Engineer Mr...

AUTOMATIC TELEGRAPH EXCHANGE

Automatic Telegraph Exchange (1968)

Engineers at consoles inside the GPO Telegraph building.

GENERAL ELECTRIC FACTORY AND WORKFORCE

General Electric Factory And Workforce (1918-1930)

Good item showing the various General Electric...

SYDNEY SHEEP SHOW aka BATTLE FOR WORLD'S MARKET

Sydney Sheep Show AKA Battle For World's Market (1947)

Australia's £100m a year wool industry is...

FELLING RADIO MASTS aka RADIO MASTS

Felling Radio Masts AKA Radio Masts (1960)

GPO pulls down two radio masts in Somerton near Yeovil in...

"You Are Wanted On The Telephone"! (1932)

Motorcycles with telephone shaped sidecars are used in...

4 EXCHANGES IN ONE!

4 Exchanges In One! (1932)

Sir Kingsley Wood, the Postmaster General, opens new telephone exchange in...

AIRSHIP OVER

Airship Over "The Eternal City"! (1933)

The airship - Graf Zeppelin - pays a quick visit to Rome.

CHEAPER TELEPHONES!

Cheaper Telephones! (1933)

Postmaster General Sir Kingsley Wood shows off a new system for telephones.

A CITY WIPED OUT ... THOUSANDS DEAD!

A City Wiped Out ... Thousands Dead! (1931)

Managua - capital of Nicaragua - is flattened by a...

CHINESE IN BURMA

Chinese In Burma (1943)

Newly trained Chinese soldiers fight Japanese in Burma.

THE WAR IN NEW GUINEA

The War In New Guinea (1943)

Australians advancing through jungle in New Guinea during General...

AUSTRALIANS IN SINGAPORE

Australians In Singapore (1941)

Australian troops arrive in Singapore.

MANILA'S V DAY

Manila's V Day (1945)

Americans capture Manila.

CHINA MOBILISES MANPOWER LNER

China Mobilises Manpower Lner (1938)

Chinese soldiers / home guard seen in training plus a...

POSTMASTER GENERAL VISITS TV STUDIOS

Postmaster General Visits Tv Studios (1938)

Postmaster General Major Tryon arrives at Alexandra...

SULTAN OF MOROCCO LEAVES HOSPITAL AFTER OPERATION LNER

Sultan Of Morocco Leaves Hospital After Operation Lner (1938)

The Sultan of Morocco leaves...

LIGHTNING COMES TO EARTH

Lightning Comes To Earth (1949)

Engineers at General Electric in America test how to protect towns from...

ALDERSHOT - ATOMIC REHEARSAL FOR DOCTORS

Aldershot - Atomic Rehearsal For Doctors (1955)

Unit instructors demonstrate first aid for victims...

GPO TRAINING

GPO Training (1968)

General Post Office workers show off new equipment to help them in their job....

BROKEN PARCELS AT 'HEARTBREAK CORNER'

Broken Parcels At 'heartbreak Corner' (1970)

GPO broken parcel centre, Mount Pleasant, London.

HIGH VOLTAGE

High Voltage (1949)

Engineers in America test how to protect towns from Lightning strike.

CHIANG KAI SHEK AND WIFE ON HOLIDAY

Chiang Kai Shek And Wife On Holiday (1947)

General Chiang Kai Shek & Madame Chiang, visit Chikow,...

HEAVY AIR DROP TESTS IN SAHARA DESERT

Heavy Air Drop Tests In Sahara Desert (1959)

Heavy air drop military exercise in Sahara desert.

ROYAL SIGNALS

Royal Signals (1953)

Major General C M F White inspects Royal Signals at Stornoway Barracks, Lemgo...

FIGHTER AIRCRAFT SHOOTING CONTEST

Fighter Aircraft Shooting Contest (1960)

Item showing International fighter aircraft shooting...

DE GAULLE AT ATOMIC RESEARCH CENTRE

De Gaulle At Atomic Research Centre (1958)

De Gaulle arrives and meets people at atomic research...

FLOODS NEAR BARCELONA - SPAIN

Floods Near Barcelona - Spain (1962)

Footage of damage done by flood water near Barcelona.

FIRST FRENCH ATOMIC SUB LAUNCHED 'LE REDOUTABLE'

First French Atomic Sub Launched 'le Redoutable' (1967)

The first French atomic submarine is...

BRADWELL POWER STATION

Bradwell Power Station (1966)

Various views around Bradwell Nuclear Power station in Essex.

GENERAL MAHON ARRIVES AT SALONIKA aka GEN. SIR BRYAN MAHON

General Mahon Arrives At Salonika AKA Gen. Sir Bryan Mahon (1914-1918)

General Sir Bryan Mahon...

MAJOR GENERAL FIELDING

Major General Fielding (1914-1918)

Major General Fielding inspects London Volunteers on a muddy parade...

GEN. CHARLES DE GAULLE IN PARIS ON MAY DAY

Gen. Charles De Gaulle In Paris On May Day (1948)

De Gaulle among enthusiastic supporters.

ELECTROSTATIC GENERATOR

Electrostatic Generator (1962)

New electrostatic generator constructed in Moscow, Russia.

NATIONAL GIRO BANK

National Giro Bank (1968)

New computer system in action at National Giro Bank in Liverpool.

FIRST

First "Formation" Atlantic Flight (1930)

Italian airmen, led by Marshal Balbo, start on their flight...

G.P.O'S RESEARCH STATION aka GPO'S RESEARCH STATION

G.P.O's Research Station AKA GPO's Research Station (1933)

Ramsay MacDonald opens Post Office...

PRETTY POLL

Pretty Poll (1931)

American parrot fanciers show off their birds and get them to talk for the camera.