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RECLAIMING THE BEACH AT DURBAN

Reclaiming The Beach At Durban (1937)

Portable breakwater at Durban beech cuts the current and saves...

GELS AND SHELLS

Gels And Shells (1941)

Good item showing South African women making shells in a munitions factory.

INGENIOUS SHIP REPAIRS

Ingenious Ship Repairs (1943)

South Africans repair ship with a help of floating chamber.

SOUTH AFRICA'S NEW AIR SERVICE Dublin issue

South Africa's New Air Service Dublin Issue (1941)

Inauguration of flying boat service in South...

MADE IN SOUTH AFRICA

Made In South Africa (1941)

Director General of War Supplies at demonstration of first South African...

WEALTH FOR SOME - PENURY FOR OTHERS

Wealth For Some - Penury For Others (1926)

A diamond rush in South Africa.

WEALTH FOR SOME...PENURY FOR OTHERS

Wealth For Some...Penury For Others (1927)

Dramatic scenes as young and old race to stake claims.

THE CUP FOR MIDDLESBROUGH?

The Cup For Middlesbrough? (1928)

Football - Middlesborough beat South Shields by 3 goals.

THE GOODWILL PRESIDENT

The Goodwill President (1928)

President-elect Herbert Hoover visits South America.

BLOEMFONTEIN UNDER SNOW Dublin issue

Bloemfontein Under Snow Dublin Issue (1942)

Snow scenes in the South African city of Bloemfontein.

COASTAL DEFENCE EXERCISES IN SOUTH AFRICA

Coastal Defence Exercises In South Africa (1939)

Coastal defence preparations in South Africa.

TERRIFIC HAILSTORM IN JOHANNESBURG

Terrific Hailstorm In Johannesburg (1939)

Footage people clearing up the streets after hail stone...

£1,250,000 BLAZE Dublin issue

£1,250,000 Blaze Dublin Issue (1942)

Stacks of cotton stored at South African port go up in flames.

SUNDOWN CEREMONY IN THE TRANSVAAL

Sundown Ceremony In The Transvaal (1940)

Soldiers of the Transvaal Scottish Regiment perform an old...

TO FIGHT THE ITALIANS

To Fight The Italians (1940)

South African troops enjoy a rest as they travel on troopships to fight in...

SOUTH AFRICA'S DAY OF PRAYER

South Africa's Day Of Prayer (1940)

Large crowds gather to take part in a National Day of Prayer.

SEOUL - BLAZE DESTROYS 800 HOMES

Seoul - Blaze Destroys 800 Homes (1954)

A raging fire destroys the market in Seoul's centre -...

RAILS OVER THE ANDES

Rails Over The Andes (1955)

Ecuador forges final rail link between its capital Quito and the Pacific.

FEATHERS MAY BOOM

Feathers May Boom (1961)

An ostrich farm in South Africa shows harvest of feathers for auction.

VOTING NEW STYLE

Voting New Style (1964)

The Swazi's hold a referendum - people queue up to vote.

THE ENGINEERS NEED MEN

The Engineers Need Men (1943)

South African sappers build a bridge in Johannesburg's as a...

SOUTH AFRICAN FRUIT FOR BRITAIN

South African Fruit For Britain (1946)

Peaches are picked in South Africa for export to Britain.

EXPERIMENTAL HOUSE IS OVER 90% SOUTH AFRICAN

Experimental House Is Over 90% South African (1942)

Various shots of the building of a house from...

SOUTH AFRICAN SANCTUARY FOR POLISH REFUGEES aka SOUTH AFRICA PROVIDES SANCTUARY

South African Sanctuary For Polish Refugees AKA South Africa Provides Sanctuary (1939)

South...

SCENES OF CANNES

Scenes Of Cannes (1953)

Very quick shots of Cannes - not long enough to use.

SOUTH AFRICAN HORSES IN ARMY

South African Horses In Army (1945)

South African newsreel item about horses being used in the army.

GRAND MAGAZINE EXPLODES S. AFRICA

Grand Magazine Explodes S. Africa (1945)

South African newsreel item about explosion at Pretoria...

WHALING IN SOUTH AFRICA

Whaling In South Africa (1947)

Whaling in South Africa.

SNAKE CATCHING

Snake Catching (1947)

Snake catchers at work in South Africa.

OIL FIRE IN SEOUL

Oil Fire In Seoul (1955)

Fire rages through an oil company's headquarters in the South Korean capital.

SOUTH AFRICA'S PAINTER TRETCHIKOW

South Africa's Painter Tretchikow (1959)

Tretchikow, African family posing for picture, various...

MINIATURE TRAIN

Miniature Train (1962)

Miniature train with small steam engine. It pulls carriage loads of children in...

SOUTH SEA SHOT

South Sea Shot (1968)

LS of sea lapping beach on palm lined South Sea Island.

BRIDGEND

Bridgend (1948)

General shots of Bridgend.

POLICE!

Police! (1939)

A look at the new emergency telephone boxes with a direct line to the police in South...

TABLE MOUNTAIN ABLAZE

Table Mountain Ablaze (1935)

An item showing Table Mountain and surrounding woodland on fire.

SPEEDBOAT RACE IN SOUTH AFRICA

Speedboat Race In South Africa (1937)

Speedboat racing in South Africa.

JOHANNESBURG MAKES SUPER BIRTHDAY CAKE

Johannesburg Makes Super Birthday Cake (1937)

South African bakery makes huge cake, it is...

SAVED FROM THE SEA

Saved From The Sea (1943)

Merchant sailors being adrift for a month finally saved by Belgian destroyer.

H.M.S. NELSON VISITS SOUTH AFRICA

HMS Nelson Visits South Africa (1941)

H.M.S. Nelson docks at a South African port.

TRAILER-PUMP CONTEST

Trailer-Pump Contest (1941)

Firefighters take part in a trailer pump contest in Cape Town, South Africa....

WARTIME SECRET REVEALED

Wartime Secret Revealed (1945)

A great new harbour is built in South Africa - Saldanah Bay.

CAPETOWN EXPERIENCES ROUGH WEATHER

Capetown Experiences Rough Weather (1937)

Storm rages across Capetown.

PIGMY PRINCESS IN AUSTRALIA

Pigmy Princess In Australia (1937)

Midget woman - "Pigmy Princess" - dances and speaks to camera in...

SOUTH AFRICA'S TT

South Africa's Tt (1928)

Motorcycle riders speed around a dusty TT racetrack in Port Elizabeth, South...

HOLY FIREWALKERS

Holy Firewalkers (1928)

Hindus walk over white hot coals in Pietermaritzburg, South Africa.

RIOTS ON THE RAND

Riots On The Rand (1922)

Shots of industrial unrest in Johannesburg - police on horses ride into a...

SOUTH AFRICA RUGBY

South Africa Rugby (1938)

Rugby - the Springboks beat Britain 36 - 12 at Johannesburg. South Africa.

A FINE START

A Fine Start (1924)

South Africa plays Leicester at cricket.

CHIMNEY FELLING aka BLAENAVON

Chimney Felling AKA Blaenavon (1938)

The two tallest chimneys in South Wales are felled. Blaenavon.