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PIPELINE IN SAHARA

Pipeline In Sahara (1958)

A new oil pipeline is laid across the Algerian desert.

FRENCH ENTER ROCKET FIELD

French Enter Rocket Field (1959)

French rocket 'Veronique' takes off from Sahara Desert.

DRAMATIC RESCUE IN THE SAHARA DESERT

Dramatic Rescue In The Sahara Desert (1960)

Three of the seven soldiers are found, naked & nearly...

SAHARA DESERT DROUGHT

Sahara Desert Drought (1970-1979)

Herd of white oxen with horns, front on walking to the camera.

THE SANDS OF THE DESERT

The Sands Of The Desert (1924)

Great shots of jeeps driving through the Sahara Desert.

STUDENTS SEE SAHARA OIL

Students See Sahara Oil (1959)

French students visit Hassi Messaoud oil fields in Sahara Desert.

FRENCH TROOPS PROTECT OIL WORKERS IN THE SAHARA

French Troops Protect Oil Workers In The Sahara (1957)

French troops in Eastern robes riding in...

OIL RESEARCH IN N. AFRICAN DESERT

Oil Research In N. African Desert (1954)

Cuttoli inspecting Sahara guard of honour, derrick &...

ON THE EDGE OF THE SAHARA aka ON THE EDGE OF SAMARA

On The Edge Of The Sahara AKA On The Edge Of Samara (1930)

A tribute is unveiled to those who...

IN THE SERVICE OF THE FOREIGN LEGION

In The Service Of The Foreign Legion (1928)

Footage of life in the Foreign Legion. Fez, Morocco.

FRENCH OUTPOSTS OF EMPIRE

French Outposts Of Empire (1940)

French troops in Syrian mountains and the Sahara Desert make their...

OIL IN THE DESERT

Oil In The Desert (1957)

France taps oil resources of the Sahara to ease Europe fuel shortage.

YOUR GAS FROM SAHARA

Your Gas From Sahara (1965)

A look at the process of transporting gas from the Sahara desert to Britain....

FRANCE JOINS SPACE 'CLUB'

France Joins Space 'club' (1965)

France's first satellite 'Diamant' is launched from Hammaguir in the...

DESERT INFERNO

Desert Inferno (1962)

Red Adair and team of fire fighters attack natural gas fire in Sahara Desert.

FRENCH CAMEL UNITS HELP NOMADIC TRIBES

French Camel Units Help Nomadic Tribes (1958)

French troops on camels help the nomadic tribes in the...

SAHARA TROOPS

Sahara Troops (1952)

Celebration of 100th anniversary of the Sahara Troop companies. Algeria.

FRANCE EXPLODES HER THIRD ATOMIC BOMB

France Explodes Her Third Atomic Bomb (1960)

Nuclear tests in France - country explodes her third...

OIL IN ALGERIAN DESERT

Oil In Algerian Desert (1956)

French companies prospecting in the Sahara come up with traces of oil.

OIL IN THE SAHARA

Oil In The Sahara (1961)

Item showing working oil well in the Sahara Desert. North Africa.

PAUL 'RED' ADAIR CONQUERS THE SAHARA OIL FIRE

Paul 'red' Adair Conquers The Sahara Oil Fire (1962)

Various shots of gas well alight, suddenly...

GAS FROM SAHARA

Gas From Sahara (1965)

Extracting methane gas from Sahara Desert.

FRENCH SATELLITE LAUNCHED

French Satellite Launched (1966)

The launch of France's third satellite from Hammaguir in Algeria

SOMEWHERE IN SAHARA

Somewhere In Sahara (1928)

Malcolm Campbell prepares to leave in his aeroplane 'Blue Bird' to find ideal...

SAHARA - FRANCE NOW ATOM POWER

Sahara - France Now Atom Power (1960)

France tests its atomic bomb in the Sahara. Africa.

DESERT STRIKES WATER aka MIRACLE OF THE DESERT

Desert Strikes Water AKA Miracle Of The Desert (1964)

Drilled water is used to irrigate lands of...

LAND YACHTS TESTED

Land Yachts Tested (1967)

Land yachts are tested at Stroud in Gloucestershire.

HIGHER SPEED GAS

Higher Speed Gas (1966)

More efficient household gas use tested at Canvey Island where all appliances...

FRENCH MISSILE SITE AT COLOMB BECHAR

French Missile Site At Colomb Bechar (1958)

Demonstration of French guided missiles at Colomb Bechar...

DEBRE OPENS PIPE LINE FOR SAHARA OIL

Debre Opens Pipe Line For Sahara Oil (1959)

French Prime Minister Debre opens new pipe line for...

HEAVY AIR DROP TESTS IN SAHARA DESERT

Heavy Air Drop Tests In Sahara Desert (1959)

Heavy air drop military exercise in Sahara desert.

WATER DRILLED IN SAHARA DESERT

Water Drilled In Sahara Desert (1960)

A search programme for water under the desert finally bears...

FRENCH UNDERGROUND NUCLEAR TEST IN SAHARA

French Underground Nuclear Test In Sahara (1962)

Shots of mountain area & underground tunnels where...

GAS FROM SAHARA

Gas From Sahara (1965)

Extracting methane gas from Sahara Desert.

CAMEL MOUSE AND HARNESSED ALLIGATOR PULLING BOAT

Camel Mouse And Harnessed Alligator Pulling Boat (1930)

Animal stories - the Kangaroo Mouse is...

PSYCHOLOGY AND SKATES

Psychology And Skates (1920)

Nice ice dancing routine - high kicks and spins - some slow motion...

MASS FRENCH FLIGHT OVER THE SAHARA on sleeve as MASS FRENCH FIGHT OVER THE...

Mass French Flight Over The Sahara On Sleeve As Mass French Fight Over The... (1937)

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GENERAL DE GAULLE IN ALGIERS

General De Gaulle In Algiers (1958)

French President looks at industrial and economic possibilities...

GOPHER MEN OF THE SAHARA

Gopher Men Of The Sahara (1930)

Malmata in the Sahara is featured - women and children pose for the...

V-BOMBER SETS RECORD  aka V. BOMBER

V-Bomber Sets Record AKA V. Bomber (1959)

RAF Valiant Bomber flies to Rhodesia from Marham, Norfolk,...

LAS VEGAS ON THE GROW

Las Vegas On The Grow (1966)

Las Vegas sights, night and day.

Ethiopian Famine - BBC reports spark huge response

Ethiopian Famine - BBC Reports Spark Huge Response (1984)

HOSPITAL CIRCUS

Hospital Circus (1955)

Billy Smart's Circus do a show at St Mary's Hospital in Portsmouth.

IN RETROSPECT reel 2

In Retrospect Reel 2 (1920-1939)

A documentary showing the work of the film department of Morris Motors.

NEWS OF THE DAY

News Of The Day "Review Of The Year" (1961)

News review of 1960 with world news incl. Verwoerd,...