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OFFICE WORKERS

Office Workers (1970-1979)

People working in a modern office.

MYRTLE'S MILLIONS PART 13

Myrtle's Millions Part 13 (1949)

A short trailer film encouraging people to save through the Post...

WIRELESS LICENCE - TRAILER

Wireless Licence - Trailer (1950)

Ministry of Information film reminding people to get a radio...

POSTAGE STAMP REVENUE - TRAILER

Postage Stamp Revenue - Trailer (1950)

Trailer item reminding people to put the correct postage...

CURVES FOR THE OFFICE

Curves For The Office (1965)

Various shots of new circular building being built near Kingsway in London

FAMILY ALLOWANCE - TRAILER

Family Allowance - Trailer (1946)

A short trailer film encouraging people to take up the new family...

 FOREIGN OFFICE

Foreign Office (1950-1959)

Long shot of Foreign Office, Whitehall.

'GATHERED COLUMNS' PROVIDE SUPPORTS FOR NEW BUILDINGS

'gathered Columns' Provide Supports For New Buildings (1964)

Gathered columns provide more space...

POST OFFICE SWITCHBOARD

Post Office Switchboard (1971)

Post office switchboard with telephone girls at work.

NEW CITY BUILDINGS

New City Buildings (1964)

Modern tall buildings and inscription of old wall of St Alphage.

 WAGES PAYOUT

Wages Payout (1970-1979)

Shots in wages office of timesheets being handed in and wages being paid out.

OFFICE ROBOTS

Office Robots (1931)

Footage of several new inventions to help office staff.

100% FIT aka 100 PERCENT FIT

100% Fit AKA 100 Percent Fit (1941)

Officer cadets learn tactics in classroom and on practical...

TORONTO

Toronto (1969)

Two semi circular office blocks with waterfall in front.

POSTMEN AT WORK

Postmen At Work (1960-1969)

Postmen at work sorting and collecting post.

GROUP OF FOREIGN OFFICIALS

Group Of Foreign Officials (1914-1918)

Small group of officers in capes pose for camera outside building.

TYPING POOL

Typing Pool (1910-1920)

Good shots of girls working in typing pool / office.

NEW ARMY UNIFORMS

New Army Uniforms (1958)

Army unveil new attire at War Office. Good throughout

FOREIGN MILITARY ATTACHES IN WHITEHALL

Foreign Military Attaches In Whitehall (1937)

Foreign Attaches gather at Whitehall to go to British...

CHIMNEY FELLING AT BRANSTON, STAFFS.

Chimney Felling At Branston, Staffs. (1937)

Tallest chimney in the country goes down.

XMAS RUSH BEGINS

Xmas Rush Begins (1923)

A look at the huge amount of mail postal workers have to deal with at Christmas....

SUCCESSFUL INDUSTRY

Successful Industry (1924)

J. J. Wlash inspects the Post Office Factory.

AIR SPEED KING  aka AIR'S SPEED KING

Air Speed King AKA Air's Speed King (1924)

Record Breaking Aviator, Flying Officer Bonnet with his...

GAS MASKS FOR BABIES

Gas Masks For Babies (1939)

The home demonstrates how to use gas masks for babies, London.

TO BLAZES WITH WALKIE TALKIE

To Blazes With Walkie Talkie (1946)

Short wave radio is used by firemen on emergency calls.

XMAS RUSH BEGINS

Xmas Rush Begins (1922)

A reminder from the G.P.O. to pack and label you Christmas presents properly so...

OUT TAKES / CUTS FOR HEROES ALL IN G 1265

Out Takes / Cuts For Heroes All In G 1265 (1926)

Out takes (rushes, cuts) for HEROES ALL in G 1265.

POST BOX PAINTING aka PAINTING THE TOWN RED issue title - SAXON TO NORMAN

Post Box Painting AKA Painting The Town Red Issue Title - Saxon To Norman (1937)

Mr West...

NEW OFFICES aka LANDSCAPED OFFICE

New Offices AKA Landscaped Office (1967)

A landscaped office at Beecham house. Brentford, Greater...

MOBILE TICKET OFFICE

Mobile Ticket Office (1949)

People can buy their rail tickets from mobile ticket office without going to...

POST OFFICE PAINTINGS

Post Office Paintings (1950)

17th century Italian paintings adorn a post office in Henley, Oxfordshire....

MYRTLE'S MILLIONS - TRAILER

Myrtle's Millions - Trailer (1949)

A short trailer film encouraging people to save through the Post...

PUSH BUTTON PARCEL SORTING

Push Button Parcel Sorting (1959)

Post Office mechanisations in operation.

POST OFFICE WORKERS STRIKE

Post Office Workers Strike (1971)

Post office workers at mass meeting during the post office workers...

LONDON FROM GPO TOWER

London From GPO Tower (1966)

Images of London from revolving GPO Tower.

GPO TOWER

GPO Tower (1968)

Various good colour shots of London's GPO tower.

GPO TOWER

GPO Tower (1968)

Shots exterior and interior of Post Office Tower, London.

VICTORIA STREET

Victoria Street (1970-1979)

London's Victoria Street. Shots show lots of the tall office blocks in the...

GPO RAILWAY

GPO Railway (1970-1979)

The Post Office run an underground railway for moving post around London.

STRIKE IN MANCHESTER

Strike In Manchester (1970-1979)

Strikers meet to hear speeches. General views of Manchester City Centre.

LORD FRENCH INSPECTS MIDDLESEX REGIMENT

Lord French Inspects Middlesex Regiment (1916)

Lord French (Chief of British Expeditionary Force)...

NAVY OFFICER

Navy Officer (1914-1918)

Shot of a British naval officer sat in a chair.

SAILORS AND CREW POSING, BOARDING AND LEAVING

Sailors And Crew Posing, Boarding And Leaving (1920-1929)

Military men pose on deck of ship in front of...

G.P.O. TOWER

G.P.O. Tower (1967)

Excellent panning shots over London emphasising the G.P.O. tower

NAMES OF MINISTRIES ON DOORS

Names Of Ministries On Doors (1947)

Nameplates of various Ministries on doors.

TELEGRAPH POLE PLANTER

Telegraph Pole Planter (1965)

Post Office machine that makes planting telegraph poles much easier,...

2,000 OTC CADETS IN CAMP

2,000 Otc Cadets In Camp (1933)

Young boys enjoy a visit to an Officers Training Corps camp in...

THE TERRORS OF A FUTURE WAR!

The Terrors Of A Future War! (1931)

Red Cross nurses train to use their gas masks while treating...

EARL HAIG ERECTED IN WHITEHALL

Earl Haig Erected In Whitehall (1937)

Statue of Earl Haig on horseback is erected opposite the...

MAIL TRAIN

Mail Train (1930)

How mail is transported and sorted on a train.