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MAP MAKING

Map Making (1952)

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

 RED CROSS AID TO VICTIMS OF HALIFAX

Red Cross Aid To Victims Of Halifax (1916)

Red Cross workers load blankets and mattresses into...

U.N.N.R.A. AIDS GAZA REFUGEES

U.N.N.R.A. Aids Gaza Refugees (1957)

Israeli occupation of Gaza - house to house searches and milk...

SOMETHING BORROWED

Something Borrowed (1945)

A Wren borrows a frock from British War Relief wedding dress loan service

NAB LIGHTHOUSE

Nab Lighthouse (1954)

A new crew of sailors arrive at Nab light off the coast of the Isle of Wight.

HENGYANG RICE KITCHEN

Hengyang Rice Kitchen (1946)

United Nations giving out food to starving Chinese.

UNNRA ROAD WORKS IN CHINA

Unnra Road Works In China (1946)

Chinese men learning how to build road with contemporary machinery...

UN FOOD TRAIN

UN Food Train (1940-1949)

UN food train arriving to Vienna from Venice.

HERBERT HOOVER WORLD TOUR

Herbert Hoover World Tour (1946)

Herbert Hoover visits fishing harbour in Copenhagen, Denmark.

BULLDOZER WORKING - CZECHOSLOVAKIA

Bulldozer Working - Czechoslovakia (1946)

Bulldozers donated by UNRRA clear woods for new roads in...

TROOPS BUILDING BRIDGE

Troops Building Bridge (1947)

Army builds a bridge at Cheb region in Czechoslovakia.

IRISH FOOD COMMITTEE

Irish Food Committee (1914-1918)

Nice footage of Irish women wrapping food in brown paper (for soldiers?).

THE RUSSIAN FAMINE

The Russian Famine (1919-1921)

Food supplies for Russia are loaded onto SS Saturn.

SMYRNA AFTER THE BURNING - DEVASTATION AND CROWDS FIGHT FOR FOOD

Smyrna After The Burning - Devastation And Crowds Fight For Food (1922)

Footage of the wrecked...

GREEK / TURK WAR

Greek / Turk War (1922)

Footage of Greek soldiers in retreat.

GIFTS FROM USA

Gifts From USA (1940)

Medical and clothing supplies are unloaded in docks and sorted by ladies of Dorothy...

BIG RESPONSE TO LORD MAYOR'S APPEAL

Big Response To Lord Mayor's Appeal (1956)

Money pours in as an answer to Lord Mayor's appeal for...

ARMY CONVOY

Army Convoy (1945)

Material showing army convoy and members of the U.N.R.R.A. Paris, France.

CZECHOSLOVAKIA AFTER WAR

Czechoslovakia After War (1945)

Czechoslovakia after war receiving UNRRA help.

LA GUARDIA IN ROME

La Guardia In Rome (1946)

Fiorello La Guardia, director of UNRRA, arrives in Rome, Italy.

UNRRA SUPPLIES FOR FORMOSA

Unrra Supplies For Formosa (1946)

UNRRA send supplies to replenish the rice fields in Formosa. China.

REFUGEE STORY

Refugee Story (1959)

Oxford Committee for Famine Relief receive donations.

NEW PORTABLE BATH

New Portable Bath (1914-1918)

New portable baths for soldiers.

CANADA SHARES MEAT  aka CANADIAN LUNCHEON MEAT COUPONS

Canada Shares Meat AKA Canadian Luncheon Meat Coupons (1946)

Canadians give up meat coupons so...

WAR RELIEF FROM SAN FRANCISCO'S CHINATOWN LNER

War Relief From San Francisco's Chinatown Lner (1938)

Chinese adults and children give money to...

UNNRA IN POLAND

Unnra In Poland (1946)

United Nations brings clothes and food to war ravaged Poland.

REFUGEES

Refugees (1940-1949)

More shots from post-war Warsaw - similar to UN 1470 B.

MRS ROOSEVELT IN GERMANY

Mrs Roosevelt In Germany (1946)

Eleanor Roosevelt visits Red Cross and UNRRA organisations in Germany.

UN CLOSING DAY

UN Closing Day (1946)

Russian, Australian and American representatives make speeches at close of first...

UNRRA ATLANTIC CITY

Unrra Atlantic City (1946)

United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration conference in...

LA GUARDIA WITH CHEFS

La Guardia With Chefs (1946)

Fiorello La Guardia asks chefs how they can save food so it can be sent to...

UNNRA IN SWITZERLAND aka UN IN GENEVA

Unnra In Switzerland AKA UN In Geneva (1946)

La Guardia and Trygvie Lie arrive at UNRRA conference...

REHARNESSING THE YELLOW RIVER

Reharnessing The Yellow River (1946)

UNRRA supervises the redirection of the Yellow River in China.

CZECH CHILDREN HOME AFTER DEPORTATION

Czech Children Home After Deportation (1947)

Children lost in Germany are reunited with their...

TRUMAN SPEAKS ON FOOD FAMINE

Truman Speaks On Food Famine (1946)

American President Truman speaking on the world food crisis.

Ethiopian Famine - BBC reports spark huge response

Ethiopian Famine - BBC Reports Spark Huge Response (1984)

GREAT RELIEF SCHEME STARTED

Great Relief Scheme Started (1943)

United Nations relief scheme started.

LORD HALIFAX VISITS FAMOUS TEA CAR

Lord Halifax Visits Famous Tea Car (1941)

Lord Halifax inspects mobile canteen used in war in France...

NEWSBRIEFS Beware - other items share this title

Newsbriefs Beware - Other Items Share This Title (1946)

Newsbriefs - old car rally in Cardiff, and...

UNNRA MEETING IN GENEVA, SWITZERLAND

Unnra Meeting In Geneva, Switzerland (1946)

La Guardia, Dr Phillip Etter and Trygvie Lie speak at...

LA GUARDIA AT UNRRA MEETING

La Guardia At Unrra Meeting (1946)

Fiorella La Guardia, Director General of UNRRA, makes speech about...