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MAP MAKING

Map Making (1952)

Good footage of map making and modelling in Willesden, London.

MAP MAKING BY W.V.S. issue title - QUITE SO!

Map Making By W.V.S. Issue Title - Quite So! (1943)

Ladies from the Women's Voluntary Service make...

MAP MAKING

Map Making (1961)

This film shows the processes involved in producing Ordnance Survey Maps.

MOBILE TAP TRUCK issue title is STEP ON IT

Mobile Tap Truck Issue Title Is Step On It (1944)

Soldiers of Royal Engineers learn how to make...

OUT TAKES / CUTS FROM CP 336 - MAP MAKING, PEARL FISHING and TROPICAL GARDENS

Out Takes / Cuts From Cp 336 - Map Making, Pearl Fishing And Tropical Gardens (1961)

Out...

PETER CUSHING

Peter Cushing (1956)

Peter Cushing makes, collects and plays with toy soldiers.

PLASTIC MAPS

Plastic Maps (1947)

German newsreel about map making / cartography.

ALMOST ARCADY

Almost Arcady (1930-1939)

Educational film about Cyprus - landscape, people, work, traditions etc.

AERIAL SURVEY

Aerial Survey (1949)

Aerial photographs taken of London are used to make detailed ordnance survey map.

REPORT FROM BRITAIN BY JACKIE COOPER  aka PEOPLE FROM BRITAIN  reel 2

Report From Britain By Jackie Cooper AKA People From Britain Reel 2 (1951)

American actor...

FASTER AND FASTER ON GERMANY'S NEW MOTORHIGHWAYS

Faster And Faster On Germany's New Motorhighways (1930-1939)

Fascinating film about the building of new...

MAP SURVEY

Map Survey (1965)

How maps are created at the Ordinance Survey Commission.

CHURCHILLS WARTIME HEADQUARTERS aka CHURCHILLS WAR ROOM

Churchills Wartime Headquarters AKA Churchills War Room (1948)

Lord Ismay describes how the...

MAINLY MAPS

Mainly Maps (1938)

A brief history of maps and mapmaking.

MOON MAPPING

Moon Mapping (1953)

Percy Wilkins uses home-made telescope to chart the surface of the moon.

THE CORONATION

The Coronation (1937)

Police urges public to issue a free map with all the information about Coronation.

MOUNTAINS TO MOLEHILLS

Mountains To Molehills (1938)

Geographic experts make a detailed model of the Grossglockner Mountain in...

ANGLO - AMERICAN NEW TRADE PACT

Anglo - American New Trade Pact (1938)

American Foreign Secretary Cordell Hull makes speech praising...

TRUMAN REPORTS ON KOREA

Truman Reports On Korea (1950)

President Truman makes a speech about the North Korean attack on the...

A.T.S. AT ORDNANCE DEPOT - 1942

A.T.S. At Ordnance Depot - 1942 (1942)

Women doing men's work at ordnance depot.

8,000 MILES, 8 HOURS!

8,000 Miles, 8 Hours! (1963)

B-58 jet bomber makes record flight from Tokyo to London.

SCHOOL FOR BRIDES

School For Brides (1945)

American Red Cross school for GI brides.

RIDGWAY AT UDINE

Ridgway At Udine (1952)

General Matthew Ridgway inspects Italian troops. Udine, Italy.

HERE COMES THE BRIDE

Here Comes The Bride (1936)

Wedding customs from around the World are recreated by actors and a cartoon.

PRESIDENT ROOSEVELT'S NAVY DAY SPEECH

President Roosevelt's Navy Day Speech (1941)

American President Franklin D. Roosevelt makes famous...

NEW MINISTER OF INFORMATION

New Minister Of Information (1941)

Brendan Bracken, new minister of information, greets World's...

REFORM - STOCK EXCHANGE HEAD MAPS PLANS aka ACTIVITY ON NEW YORK STOCK EXCHANGE...

Reform - Stock Exchange Head Maps Plans AKA Activity On New York Stock Exchange... (1938)

The...

ITALIAN ARMY MANOEUVRES

Italian Army Manoeuvres (1938)

Mussolini orders giant war games for Italian troops.

GENOA BLITZED BY RAF

Genoa Blitzed By RAF (1942)

Good aerial shots of Genoa being bombed by the RAF, seen from a Lancaster...

STANLEY MAXSTEAD, RADIO WAR CORRESPONDENT

Stanley Maxstead, Radio War Correspondent (1945)

Nice posed shots of BBC war correspondent Stanley...

N.A.T.O. MANOEUVRES IN GREECE

N.A.T.O. Manoeuvres In Greece (1954)

N.A.T.O. observers, constructing bridge over river, and vehicles...

STAGE MUSEUM IN AMSTERDAM

Stage Museum In Amsterdam (1967)

Amsterdam stage museum with many exhibits seen.

SAPPER FILM   reel 2

Sapper Film Reel 2 (1900-1919)

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

KRA! A PATHETONE SPECIAL

Kra! A Pathetone Special (1940)

Maps and footage explain the area and situation of Kra now that Japan...

WAR BLINDED CHILDREN FIND HAVEN OF HOPE

War Blinded Children Find Haven Of Hope (1950)

Blind children are helped at the Rogmanoli Blind...

SCIENCE MAKES PEACEFUL STRIDES

Science Makes Peaceful Strides (1959)

Weather reports are fed into computers to give more accurate...

CHILDREN'S CRUISE

Children's Cruise (1953)

Schoolchildren take a cruise up the River Thames to the Docklands.

BY CARAVAN TO SOUTH AFRICA

By Caravan To South Africa (1948)

Two Dover families prepare for caravan trip to South Africa.

WHITHER AFRICA?

Whither Africa? (1960)

Prime Minister Harold Macmillan embarks upon a tour of Africa.

THE SURVEYOR

The Surveyor (1933)

A surveyor takes photos from an aeroplane, then joins them together for a aerial...

DELVING INTO FLORIDA

Delving Into Florida (1936)

Construction begins on the Florida canal. America (USA).

THE MENACE OF THE FLOOD!

The Menace Of The Flood! (1941)

Diagrams and footage show the areas of America most affected by floods.

GLOBE MAKING

Globe Making (1949)

Good item showing how spherical maps of the world are made. Willesden, London.

THE EXPERTS SAY - 1 - YOUR WEATHER FOR THE HOLIDAYS

The Experts Say - 1 - Your Weather For The Holidays (1947)

Folk methods and science are used to...

INVASION SCENES

Invasion Scenes (1940-1949)

Clearing jungle for helicopter in Burma.

BRITAIN IS SUPREME IN THE AIR - MACHINE AND MAN!

Britain Is Supreme In The Air - Machine And Man! (1931)

Captain Bert Hinkler arrives at Hanworth...

BRITAIN HAS MADE IT - SHOP WINDOW

Britain Has Made It - Shop Window (1946)

King and Queen visit exhibition of British fashion, toys and...

U-2 EXHIBITION AND KHRUSCHEV PRESS CONFERENCE

U-2 Exhibition And Khruschev Press Conference (1960)

Nikita Khruschev attends exhibition of...

PAPER CHASE SAVE PAPER

Paper Chase Save Paper (1943)

M of I trailer asking encouraging people to salvage paper, includes actor...

HYDRO-ELECTRIC PROJECT IN SOUTH AFRICA

Hydro-Electric Project In South Africa (1962)

Construction of Kougha Dam, people working on farms &...