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AIR RAID GAZERS

Air Raid Gazers

People in and around Trafalgar Square look up at planes as if during an air raid.

GENERAL INGLIS - JUNE 1941

General Inglis - June 1941

General Inglis talks about British retreat from Crete.

PLAQUE UNVEILED - MAY 1941

Plaque Unveiled - May 1941

Air Minster unveils plaque to first US Airman who died in Britain in...

US INDEPENDENCE DAY IN LONDON - JULY 1941

Us Independence Day In London - July 1941

American Independence Day celebrated in London.

CHURCHILL MEETS FRENCH YOUTHS

Churchill Meets French Youths

Winston Churchill and his wife greet young men who have escaped...

BUS CRATER - BALHAM

Bus Crater - Balham

Good views of a huge bomb crater in the middle of Balham, London.

ST. PAUL'S BOMBED

St. Paul's Bombed

Shots of bad bomb damage to St. Paul's Cathedral in London.

PICCADILLY IN DESERT

Piccadilly In Desert

British army men have created Piccadilly in the desert.

ENGLISH ARMY PARADE

English Army Parade

Shots of a parade - possibly by policemen - in London.

CIVIL WAR

Civil War

Transport strikes bring the country to a halt and bring the police and troops onto the...

LONDON WARTIME - LORDS ARRIVING

London Wartime - Lords Arriving

Lords arriving at Westminster Abbey / Palace, small procession...

CANADIAN WRENS IN LONDON

Canadian Wrens In London

Canadian Wrens learn about British currency, meet British Wrens and...

CANADIAN WRENS ARRIVE IN LONDON

Canadian Wrens Arrive In London

Canadian Wrens arrive at London train station.

VAPOUR TRAILS OVER LONDON 1940 - 1941

Vapour Trails Over London 1940 - 1941

Vapour trails over London during the blitz.

GENERAL MONTGOMERY

General Montgomery

General Montgomery surrounded by crowd.

MURDER FROM THE SKIES aka LONDON BURNING

Murder From The Skies AKA London Burning

Compilation of material showing King and Queen...

AFTER DINNER SPEECHES BY WAR MINISTER

After Dinner Speeches By War Minister

Sir John Anderson, War Minister & Air Chief Marshal...

 CHANGING THE GUARD AT ST. JAMES

Changing The Guard At St. James (1890-1910)

A Guard's Regiment marches into St. James's Palace, London.

MILITARY COMPILATION

Military Compilation (1897-1944)

Early military material and other bits and pieces including Queen Victoria's...

BOER WAR MATERIAL Reel 1 continued

Boer War Material Reel 1 Continued (1899-1900)

Compilation of Warwick Trading Company films documenting...

BOER WAR MATERIAL reel 2

Boer War Material Reel 2 (1899-1900)

Compilation of Warwick Trading Company films documenting Boer War...

THE PASSING YEARS

The Passing Years (1899-1950)

Documentary tracing the history of news reporting in the Pathe newsreel.

ROYAL CAVALCADE PART 1

Royal Cavalcade Part 1 (1900-1950)

Mix of archive footage from 1900s onwards and re-enactments - mostly...

SAPPER FILM   reel 1

Sapper Film Reel 1 (1900-1919)

The development of the Sapper for war purposes from 1900 to W.W.11.

VARIOUS LIBRARY STORIES

Various Library Stories (1910)

Various library stories from the 1910s.

EMPIRE DAY PROCESSION

Empire Day Procession (1910)

Naval and military troops march through Hyde Park in Empire Day...

LONDON

London (1910)

Important-looking men arrive at a London building and brief shots of start of a street...

BRITISH TROOPS REVIEWED

British Troops Reviewed (1910-1919)

Officers review British troops at large military parade.

QUEEN ALEXANDRA REVIEWS TROOPS

Queen Alexandra Reviews Troops (1910-1919)

Queen Alexandra reviews troops with other royals.

KING GEORGE V REVIEWS AMERICAN TROOPS

King George V Reviews American Troops (1910-1919)

King George V reviews American troops at Buckingham...

THE BATTLE FOR BRITAIN

The Battle For Britain (1910-1949)

Documentary tracing the role of the Royal Air Force in wartime.

HIS ROYAL HIGHNESS THE DUKE OF WINDSOR

His Royal Highness The Duke Of Windsor (1910-1957)

Documentary about the Duke of Windsor - Prince of...

Wounded Soldiers Visit Cinema

Wounded Soldiers Visit Cinema (1910-1914)

Wounded soldiers at Hackney cinema, London.

ALLENBY AT MANSION HOUSE

Allenby At Mansion House (1910-1919)

Footage of Lord Allenby and Lloyd George on balcony at Mansion House,...

Troops at Ceremony outside St. Paul's

Troops At Ceremony Outside St. Paul's (1910-1919)

Soldiers attending ceremony outside St. Paul's...

London National Guard Parade to Palace

London National Guard Parade To Palace (1910-1919)

Footage of the National Guard marching towards...

RIVER LEA FLOODS

River Lea Floods (1910-1919)

Flooded streets in London after River Lea bursts its banks.

TROOPING THE COLOUR REHEARSAL

Trooping The Colour Rehearsal (1910-1929)

Rehearsals for Trooping the Colour on Horse Guards Parade,...

PRINCE ALEX OF SERBIA

Prince Alex Of Serbia (1910-1919)

Footage of Prince Alex of Serbia on trip to England.

'DEUTSCHLAND'

'deutschland' (1910-1919)

Footage of the German submarine.

AMERICANS MARCH THROUGH LONDON

Americans March Through London (1910-1919)

US troops march through streets of London.

RECORD BRITISH AIRSHIP FLIGHT aka AIRSHIP'S RECORD FLIGHT - CARDIFF TO LONDON

Record British Airship Flight AKA Airship's Record Flight - Cardiff To London (1910)

Mr....

STRIKE OF HOTEL WORKERS

Strike Of Hotel Workers (1910-1919)

Striking hotel and restaurant workers with placards outside trade...

NATIONAL KITCHEN aka POOR CHILDREN GIVEN FOOD AT NATIONAL KITCHEN

National Kitchen AKA Poor Children Given Food At National Kitchen (1910-1919)

Children and local...

GEORGE V REVIEWS INDIAN TROOPS - LONDON

George V Reviews Indian Troops - London (1910-1919)

George V presents medals to Indian soldiers at...

GEORGE V REVIEWS INDIAN TROOPS - LONDON

George V Reviews Indian Troops - London (1910-1919)

footage of the Indian troops at camp. London ?

LONDON - BELGIUM AIR RACE USING RFC BOMBERS

London - Belgium Air Race Using Rfc Bombers (1910-1919)

Footage of the London to Belgium air race.

KING GEORGE V INSPECTS ARMY

King George V Inspects Army (1910-1920)

King George V inspecting army, and in coach with Queen Mary.

QUEEN ALEXANDRA AT VARIOUS EVENTS

Queen Alexandra At Various Events (1910-1925)

Shots of Queen Alexandra at various official events - see...

EARLY PLANE AND AIRSHIP

Early Plane And Airship (1910-1929)

Montage of footage featuring airships being prepared and in flight.