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DUTCH WEST INDIANS TO FIGHT JAPS

Dutch West Indians To Fight Japs (1945)

Australian newsreel item showing Dutch West Indian soldiers...

ROAD MAKING IN WEST INDIES

Road Making In West Indies (1971)

West Indians work in diggers to clear the way for a road.

ON WITH THE BALI !

On With The Bali ! (1939)

Footage of men and women of Bali dancing and playing instruments, in the East...

BAHAMAS WEST INDIES

Bahamas West Indies (1948)

Coast guard planes rescue 23 passengers after plane crash at Bahamas.

PUERTO RICO

Puerto Rico (1948)

Geologists discover fields of salt in Puerto Rico - enough to supply both Americas.

HUNTING THE SEA DEVILS!

Hunting The Sea Devils! (1935)

Deep sea fishermen haul in two large stingrays.

PUERTO RICO SALT FIELDS

Puerto Rico Salt Fields (1948)

Geologists discover fields of salt in Puerto Rico - enough to supply...

MURDER TRIAL

Murder Trial (1942-1943)

Trial of Count Alfred de Marigny.

DOMINICA: TRUJILLO'S RULE ENDS

Dominica: Trujillo's Rule Ends (1961)

Dominican people look to new era of freedom

BUILDING SEA WALL - WEST INDIES

Building Sea Wall - West Indies (1970-1979)

West Indians in pit at work digging foundations for sea wall.

NEW SUBMARINE TO OBSERVE OCEANS DEPTHS

New Submarine To Observe Oceans Depths (1965)

New submarine to search the ocean.

BRIDGETOWN - BARBADOS - LADY COAL SHOVELERS IN BRITISH WEST INDIES

Bridgetown - Barbados - Lady Coal Shovelers In British West Indies (1920-1929)

Footage of women...

TWO MINUTES IN SUMATRA

Two Minutes In Sumatra (1937)

A brief look at the island of Nias, off the coast of Sumatra in the Dutch...

RIDING DOWN THE RIVER

Riding Down The River (1933)

People have fun sliding down some shallow rapids in Guadeloupe,

THE BLACK KING'S CITADEL

The Black King's Citadel (1935)

Excellent footage of the ruined castle of the Black King in Haiti, in...

BUSYBODIES OF THE BAHAMAS

Busybodies Of The Bahamas (1935)

Sugar extracted from sugar cane and baskets made from palm leaves in...

MAKING AN ISLAND

Making An Island (1937)

Scientists visit volcano of Krakatoa in East Indies.

HOLLAND'S NEW TYPE PLANE

Holland's New Type Plane (1938)

A new Lockheed Super-Electra aeroplane is seen in Holland.

EVE AND THE BEAN

Eve And The Bean (1930)

Processes involved in harvesting coffee beans.

WITH ALL THE GLAMOUR OF THE EAST

With All The Glamour Of The East (1926)

Hindu carnival procession to mark opening of new temple in...

NASSAU BAHAMAS aka BERMUDA BATHING

Nassau Bahamas AKA Bermuda Bathing (1937)

Nassau beach on Bahamas.

JAMAICA GREETS CHURCHILL

Jamaica Greets Churchill (1953)

Winston Churchill gets a great welcome when he arrives in Jamaica.

JAMAICA

Jamaica (1954)

A look at Jamaica and its palm trees and coral reefs. West Indies.

 BAHAMAS AIR RESCUE

Bahamas Air Rescue (1948)

Coast guard planes rescue 23 passengers after plane crash at Bahamas.

DUTCH TROOPS IN THE WEST INDIES

Dutch Troops In The West Indies (1947)

Footage of Dutch soldiers arriving in the West Indies.

BATAVIA: DUTCH EAST INDIES

Batavia: Dutch East Indies (1946)

Doctor Van Mook at Batavia in the Dutch East Indies.

FRUIT MARKET AT WILLEMSTAD

Fruit Market At Willemstad (1947)

The picturesque native market at Willemstad, Curacao, Dutch West...

BAHAMAS STAKES WON BY

Bahamas Stakes Won By "Sir Gaylord" (1962)

Sir Gaylord wins the Bahamas stakes horse race.

U.S. AIR FORCE PLANES CRASH NEAR BERMUDA

U.S. Air Force Planes Crash Near Bermuda (1964)

American Air Force planes crash in mid air near...

WEST INDIES CRICKETERS GOOD SCORE

West Indies Cricketers Good Score (1928)

This item is located in a separate vault.

BANANA PLANTATION

Banana Plantation (1971)

Work on a banana plantation in the West Indies.

WEST INDIES - BEACH SCENES

West Indies - Beach Scenes (1971)

Scenic shots of holidaymakers having fun in the West Indies.

BLACK AND WHITE SANDS

Black And White Sands (1961)

A black and a golden beach run parallel to each other on the island of...

CHINESE REFUGEES IN JAVA

Chinese Refugees In Java (1937)

Wealthy looking Chinese refugees arrive in Indonesia, after travelling...

THE COAL GIRLS

The Coal Girls (1930)

Women workers carry baskets of coal on their heads to load up a cargo ship in the...

THE PRINCESS PASSES

The Princess Passes (1932)

Various shots of the funeral procession of a Princess in Bali

TROOPSHIP 'ETTRICK' LEAVES SOUTHAMPTON ON MAIDEN VOYAGE

Troopship 'ettrick' Leaves Southampton On Maiden Voyage (1939)

British soldiers board the...

THE SECOND TEST MATCH

The Second Test Match (1939)

Brief footage of the Second Test match in Manchester, Lancashire.

DUTCH ROYAL VISIT TO CURACAO

Dutch Royal Visit To Curacao (1958)

Princess Beatrix of the Netherlands pays a visit to the Dutch West...

PRINCESS OPENS NEW PARLIAMENT

Princess Opens New Parliament (1958)

Princess Margaret opens the Parliament of the West Indies...

PRINCESS TOURS ANTIGUA

Princess Tours Antigua (1955)

Princess Margaret, escorted by Sir Kenneth Blackburne, the Governor,...

JAMAICA - AUSSIES WIN FIRST TEST

Jamaica - Aussies Win First Test (1955)

Cricket - Australia beats West Indies by nine wickets.

FOOD HITS FRONT PAGE

Food Hits Front Page (1960)

Good footage of the food fair in Olympia, London.

BOAT PREPARATION

Boat Preparation (1947)

Mr and Mrs Tom Hepworth prepare their boat for a trip to the West Indies....

INCIDENT OF SHIP 'MARTIN BEHRMAN'

Incident Of Ship 'martin Behrman' (1947)

American liberty ship arrives in the Dutch East Indies.

300TH ANNIVERSARY OF ANTILLES - FRANCE

300th Anniversary Of Antilles - France (1947)

300th anniversary of annexation of Antilles to France....

CELEBES ISLAND PARLIAMENT

Celebes Island Parliament (1947)

Parliament meeting in Celebes, Indonesia.

NEW AIRPORT - CURACAO

New Airport - Curacao (1947)

New airport is open at Curacao, West Indies.

THE SECOND TEST MATCH

The Second Test Match (1939)

Brief footage of the Second Test match in Manchester, Lancashire.

SUMMER FASHIONS IN NASSAU

Summer Fashions In Nassau (1963)

Girls modelling summer fashions in Nassau.