• 1890
  • 1900
  • 1910
  • 1920
  • 1930
  • 1940
  • 1950
  • 1960
  • 1970
  • 1980
  • 1990
  • 2000
  • 2011
LATHE

Lathe (1970)

Man demonstrates a lathe at a Government Training Centre.

CARDIFF TOWN HALL AND LAW COURTS

Cardiff Town Hall And Law Courts (1910-1920)

Shots of the Town Hall and Law Courts in Cardiff. Wales.

 BALFOUR HOME FROM WASHINGTON

Balfour Home From Washington (1922)

Former Prime Minister Arthur Balfour on board RMS Aquitania.

ROOF TILING

Roof Tiling (1970-1979)

Man tiling life-sized model of roof - part of government training scheme?

NORTHERN IRELAND PARLIAMENT

Northern Ireland Parliament (1920)

Politicians from Northern Ireland Parliament in Belfast.

MR. BALFOUR

Mr. Balfour (1910-1919)

Dignitaries sitting at outdoor table, including Arthur J. Balfour.

RAMSAY MACDONALD

Ramsay Macdonald (1920-1929)

Footage of the Labour leader Ramsay MacDonald talking man in street.

BAUDIN GIERRE MINISTER OF THE MARINE aka FRENCH NAVAL MINISTER BAUDIN

Baudin Gierre Minister Of The Marine AKA French Naval Minister Baudin (1910-1919)

Shots of...

MEN MEETING RE: 'BRITANNIA'

Men Meeting Re: 'britannia' (1910-1920)

Item showing a government meeting.

DOUMERGUE

Doumergue (1924)

Close up shot of French President Gaston Doumergue in 1924.

ARTHUR HENDERSON; MP

Arthur Henderson; MP (1914-1918)

Arthur Henderson MP serving under Lloyd George.

Dedication of Borough Mace

Dedication Of Borough Mace (1914-1918)

Ceremony surrounding dedication of the Borough Mace in Camberwell,...

IRELAND'S NEW VICEROY

Ireland's New Viceroy (1915)

Lord Liat and Lord Wimborne arrive at Kingstown near Dublin, Eire, and...

DECLARATION OF WAR

Declaration Of War (1914)

Shot of St Pancras railway station after war has been declared. London.

IRISH CABINET

Irish Cabinet (1920-1929)

Irish politicians pose on steps of building.

King Fuad Takes over

King Fuad Takes Over (1928)

Footage of the new King of Egypt, King Fuad.

CHAMBERLAIN ARRIVES AT CROYDON

Chamberlain Arrives At Croydon (1927)

Austen (?) Chamberlain arrives by plane at Croydon airport and...

OPENING OF PRINCES THEATRE

Opening Of Princes Theatre (1929)

Crowds gathered outside Princes Theatre in North Shields to see...

 THE MAN WHO PUT BRITAIN ON THE MAP

The Man Who Put Britain On The Map (1924)

Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Snowdon on return...

 LORD DERBY

Lord Derby (1920-1929)

Government minister Lord Derby making speech.

 JH THOMAS

Jh Thomas (1920-1929)

Trade Union leader and Labour politician James Henry Thomas.

 BONAR LAW

Bonar Law (1922)

Close up shots of Prime Minister Andrew Bonar Law.

 LORD CURZON

Lord Curzon (1920-1924)

Brief shot of British statesman George Curzon.

President Wilson at Ceremony

President Wilson At Ceremony (1920)

Footage of the US President Woodrow Wilson.

MAURICE BARRES

Maurice Barres (1910-1919)

Shots of French writer and politician Auguste Maurice Barres.

POINCARE

Poincare (1910-1920)

Close up shot of French President Raymond Poincare.

ALL WOOLLY!

All Woolly! (1940)

Good footage of the wool industry in South Africa.

'BLACK FLASH' BEATS CHAMP

'black Flash' Beats Champ (1951)

Roy Ankarah - the 'Black Flash' - beats Tommy McGovern in...

MR M. G.H ROBERTS MINISTER OF LABOUR

Mr M. G.H Roberts Minister Of Labour (1914-1918)

Minister of Labour M.G.H. Roberts inspects shell...

PILSUDSKI AND POLISH CABINET MINISTERS

Pilsudski And Polish Cabinet Ministers (1926)

Footage of Jozef Pilsudski, Kazimierz Bartel and...

SIR H SAMUEL

Sir H Samuel (1914-1918)

Sir Herbert L Samuel with group of boys and men.

CECIL SPRING RICE

Cecil Spring Rice (1914-1918)

Cecil Spring-Rice - the British Ambassador to the USA - standing at entrance...

 LORD FRENCH AT DUBLIN HORSE SHOW

Lord French At Dublin Horse Show (1918)

Irish Viceroy Lord French watching Dublin Horse Show.

SAMUEL GOMPERS IN ITALY - 1918

Samuel Gompers In Italy - 1918 (1918)

American Labor [sic] Leader Samuel Gompers visits US troops in...

ARRIVAL OF THE WIFE OF VICEROY OF INDIA - LADY IRWIN

Arrival Of The Wife Of Viceroy Of India - Lady Irwin (1920-1929)

The arrival the wife of the Viceroy...

LE DR ANTONIO JOSE DALMEIDE

Le Dr Antonio Jose Dalmeide (1914-1929)

Portuguese women workers, Minister Mesil and President Dalmeide...

SIR CLAUDE HILL - ISLE OF MAN

Sir Claude Hill - Isle Of Man (1929)

Governor of Isle of Man, Sir Claude Hill receives deeds and keys...

JAMES H THOMAS  aka JH THOMAS

James H Thomas AKA Jh Thomas (1920-1929)

Trade Union leader / Labour politician JH Thomas arrives on...

 LORD BEAVERBROOK

Lord Beaverbrook (1920-1929)

Early sound item of Lord Beaverbrook speaking about post-WW1 economic...

 AUSTIN CHAMBERLAIN

Austin Chamberlain (1920-1929)

Shots of statesman Austen Chamberlain and his family.

 RAMSAY MACDONALD

Ramsay Macdonald (1920-1929)

Ramsay MacDonald - working in study and posing on street.

 LORD BIRKENHEAD

Lord Birkenhead (1920-1929)

Shots of Conservative MP Lord Birkenhead posing for camera with his son.

 STANLEY BALDWIN

Stanley Baldwin (1920-1929)

Close up shots of Prime Minister Stanley Baldwin.

 AIR MINISTER'S AIR TRIP

Air Minister's Air Trip (1920-1929)

Sir Samuel and Lady M. Hoare board aeroplane at Croydon Aerodrome.

 PRIMROSE DAY - JOYNSON HICKS

Primrose Day - Joynson Hicks (1923)

New Postmaster General Sir W. Joynson-Hicks at annual tribute to...

 PRESIDENT EBERT

President Ebert (1920-1929)

German President Friedrich Ebert arriving at and departing from official...

POINCARE TALKING

Poincare Talking (1910-1920)

Item showing French President Raymond Poincare making speech (with sound)....

LABOUR PARTY AT CHEQUERS

Labour Party At Chequers (1920-1930)

Members of the Labour Party gather at Chequers, Buckinghamshire.

81 YEAR OLD TIGER aka GEORGES CLEMENCEAU

81 Year Old Tiger AKA Georges Clemenceau (1921)

Georges Clemenceau visits America.

STRESEMANN IN BERLIN

Stresemann In Berlin (1923)

Close up of German Chancellor Gustav Stresemann, 1923. Berlin, Germany.