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 EARLY TRAFFIC

Early Traffic (1890-1899)

Early traffic scenes - transferred at wrong speed - same material available in...

HOCKEY 1895 V 1945 HOCKEY aka HOCKEY - 1895 VERSUS 1945

Hockey 1895 V 1945 Hockey AKA Hockey - 1895 Versus 1945 (1945)

50th anniversary of the...

 LADIES CYCLING

Ladies Cycling

Early scenes of ladies riding their bikes.

OLD PEOPLE

Old People (1970)

Various footage of what is seemingly the residential areas for old people

OLD TIME SCHOOLS

Old Time Schools (1970-1979)

Modern children spend time in a Victoria style school classroom.

BOW MEN AND WOMEN OF AUSTRALIA

Bow Men And Women Of Australia (1941)

An item showing how bows and arrows are made, we also see people...

'SECRET LADY' GIRDLE

'secret Lady' Girdle (1960)

Victorian striptease show with display of corsets and girdles

THIRTY YEARS AGO!

Thirty Years Ago! (1932)

Retrospective look at cycles of the 1890s

TENNIS OF THE 1870S

Tennis Of The 1870s (1938)

The first ever tennis match from 1873 is recreated at Lullingstone Caste in...

SHADES OF GRANDMAMA

Shades Of Grandmama (1946)

A girl models the latest synthetic rubber and nylon silk corset.

 PADDLE STEAMER

Paddle Steamer (1900)

Great Turn of the Century shots of people taking a trip on the paddle steamer,...

THE VIRGINIA REEL

The Virginia Reel

Compilation of three early dancing films.

SEWING MACHINES

Sewing Machines (1964)

Old and new sewing machines are contrasted.

VICTORIAN HARDWARE SHOP

Victorian Hardware Shop (1965)

Old fashioned store etiquette compared to the hard sell techniques of...

CLACTON CARNIVAL NEWS IN A NUTSHELL

Clacton Carnival News In A Nutshell (1935)

Carnival procession in Clacton-on-Sea to raise money for...

WOMAN'S CROWNING GLORY

Woman's Crowning Glory (1932)

Hairstyles from history are contrasted with the very latest hairdo - 'The...

OLD-TIME REGATTA Dublin issue

Old-Time Regatta Dublin Issue (1942)

Small regatta to celebrate the anniversary of the Cape Town Yacht...

BARRY ONO issue title - GYM AND IT

Barry Ono Issue Title - Gym And It (1937)

Comedian Barry Ono introduces us to his large collection...

EASTER PARADE

Easter Parade (1950)

Showgirls from theatre show of 'Wild Violets' model their Victorian costumes in...

GRANDMA AND YOU aka GRANDMAMA AND YOU

Grandma And You AKA Grandmama And You (1945)

Actresses in period costume from Evelyn Laye show +...

FASHION FEATURE aka DORCHESTER SHOW

Fashion Feature AKA Dorchester Show (1947)

Excellent footage of 1947 evening wear designed by Edith...

THE DERBY

The Derby

Scenes from the 1896 Derby.

HYDE PARK CORNER 1896

Hyde Park Corner 1896 (1896)

Hyde Park Corner, London, in 1896 - unusually early footage.

TELEPHONE OPERATORS

Telephone Operators (1930)

Women in period and futuristic costumes operating telephone switchboard.

ARGENTINIAN MARKET

Argentinian Market (1960-1969)

Busy Argentinian market.

VICTORIAN BEACH DANCE

Victorian Beach Dance (1961)

Violet Ballantine's dancing pupils perform a Victorian Seaside routine.

SPECTACLES OLD AND NEW

Spectacles Old And New (1963)

An interesting look at how spectacles and their function have changed...

BATH TIME aka SNAKE AND BABY BATH TIME

Bath Time AKA Snake And Baby Bath Time (1966)

A snake called Lulu and several babies have baths -...

OUT TAKES / CUTS FROM CP 614 - reel 1 of 2 - GROWING AND EATING aka MUSHROOMS,...

Out Takes / Cuts From Cp 614 - Reel 1 Of 2 - Growing And Eating AKA Mushrooms,... (1966)

Out...

TRANSPORT - ANCIENT AND MODERN

Transport - Ancient And Modern (1930)

A historical pageant presents the history of transport up to the...

MAURICE COLE

Maurice Cole (1930)

Footage of the pianist Maurice Cole playing 'Liebestraume.'

REGATTA GAIETY

Regatta Gaiety (1931)

Diving, fashion parades and fun at a Paris open-air swimming pool.

EDITH LORAND

Edith Lorand (1931)

Violinist Edith Lorand and her Viennese Orchestra play 'The Blue Danube'.

MISS PAMELA STANLEY

Miss Pamela Stanley (1937)

Interviews with stage actress, Pamela Stanley, as she prepares for role of...

DOLLS

Dolls (1955)

Dorothy Sheare dresses dolls in period costume.

BUSES OLD AND NEW AT CHISWICK

Buses Old And New At Chiswick (1938)

Buses from the last 100 years are seen at Chiswick.

JUNK-YARD JAMBOREE Dublin issue

Junk-Yard Jamboree Dublin Issue (1942)

Veteran car race at Westport, Connecticut.

THE JUBILEE DUETTISTS

The Jubilee Duettists (1933)

The Jubilee Duettists perform the old-fashioned song 'Twickenham Ferry'.

SPINES OF THE GAY NINETIES - NOT THE VOGUE TODAY

Spines Of The Gay Nineties - Not The Vogue Today (1932)

Cute film showing exercises that should be...

STILL GOING STRONG

Still Going Strong (1957)

Veteran cars of several nations take part in the Hamburg - to - Travemund...

LOOK OUTissue title is LOOK OUT FOR LAUGHTER

Look Outissue Title Is Look Out For Laughter (1936)

Chummy Barden has been employed as Winchelsea's...

OLD AND NEW STETHOSCOPES issue title - STREAMLANED

Old And New Stethoscopes Issue Title - Streamlaned (1937)

Ancient and modern ways of hearing the...

BOER WEDDING issue title TWO'S COMPANY

Boer Wedding Issue Title Two's Company (1937)

Wedding in period costume in South Africa.

OLD FROCKS

Old Frocks (1938)

Ladies model Doctor Cunnington's collection of old gowns. Finchley, North London.

ROBERT WILSON issue title ANTIPODES CALLING

Robert Wilson Issue Title Antipodes Calling (1938)

Tenor Robert Wilson, in traditional Scottish...

LACE issue title is GIVE AND TAKE

Lace Issue Title Is Give And Take (1943)

Fashion expert Anne Edwards shows how old lace can be...

EASTER EGGS

Easter Eggs (1954)

Nice footage of various sorts of Easter Eggs over the years. London

FRENCH MOTOR SHOW

French Motor Show (1949)

Veteran cars and modern ones are on show in Paris.

 LET US NOW TAKE A TRIP TO THE SEASIDE

Let Us Now Take A Trip To The Seaside

Pleasure cruises and swimming with showgirls - a Turn...

HEY HO - MANY A YEAR AGO!

Hey Ho - Many A Year Ago!

Turn of the Century comedy - a man, a punt and getting your pole stuck...