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WOMEN OF BIRMINGHAM

Women Of Birmingham

Parade through the City Centre calling for women to volunteer for war work.

TIME TO REMEMBER - TURN OF THE CENTURY  1896 - 1902  - record i - reel 2

Time To Remember - Turn Of The Century 1896 - 1902 - Record I - Reel 2 (1900-1901)

Scenes from...

CHAMBERLAIN DAY

Chamberlain Day (1906)

Chamberlain Day in Birmingham.

FUNERAL IN BIRMINGHAM

Funeral In Birmingham (1910-1930)

Funeral of an unknown personality in Birmingham, West Midlands.

Parade of Police and Local Dignitaries in Wolverhampton

Parade Of Police And Local Dignitaries In Wolverhampton (1910-1929)

Footage of police parade in...

WHY GIRLS LEAVE HOME

Why Girls Leave Home (1914)

People go off to see the melodramatic play. An early film by Edison.

SWEDISH DRILL BY WEST LANCASHIRE REGIMENT

Swedish Drill By West Lancashire Regiment (1914-1918)

West Lancashire Regiment do Swedish drill...

US NATIONAL GUARD ON PARADE

Us National Guard On Parade (1914-1918)

The National Guard parading at West Point in the United States of...

US NATIONAL GUARD ON PARADE

Us National Guard On Parade (1914-1918)

The National Guard parading at West Point in the United States of...

P C CLEEVER AND POLICE DOG ROUND UP ESCAPED AVIATORS AT WEST WICKHAM

P C Cleever And Police Dog Round Up Escaped Aviators At West Wickham (1914-1918)

Item showing P.C....

DUKE OF CONNAUGHT REVIEWS VOLUNTEERS AT BIRMINGHAM

Duke Of Connaught Reviews Volunteers At Birmingham (1914-1918)

Duke of Connaught inspects volunteer...

CPL HUTT COVENTRY'S VC

Cpl Hutt Coventry's Vc (1914-1918)

Corporal Hutt VC with dignitaries and officials at fund-raising event.

WOUNDED SOLDIERS ENJOY MAYOR OF WEST HAM HOSPITALITY

Wounded Soldiers Enjoy Mayor Of West Ham Hospitality (1914-1918)

Wounded soldiers visit Mayor of West...

CHILD DANCERS - BIRMINGHAM

Child Dancers - Birmingham (1914-1918)

Footage of children performing folk style dancing.

BIRMINGHAM'S FIRST PUBLIC KITCHEN

Birmingham's First Public Kitchen (1914-1918)

Women and children queue for food at Public Kitchen in...

MIDLAND A.A CROSS COUNTRY CHAMPIONSHIPS - THE SNOW DID NOT DAMPEN THE ARDOUR OF...

Midland A.A Cross Country Championships - The Snow Did Not Dampen The Ardour Of... (1914-1918)

Footage...

PREPARATIONS FOR THE TEN MILLION EFFORT

Preparations For The Ten Million Effort (1914-1918)

Soldiers prepare sandbag area during war bond drive...

WEST SURREY BEAGLES

West Surrey Beagles (1914-1918)

Beagle dogs at the West Surrey hunt.

TANK AT DUDLEY

Tank At Dudley (1914-1918)

Tank at Dudley during war bond drive (?), plus good shot of front of local cinema.

BIRMINGHAM'S BUDDING ATHLETES - WOLSELEY SPORTS SCENES CHILDREN'S RACE

Birmingham's Budding Athletes - Wolseley Sports Scenes Children's Race (1914-1918)

Footage of...

ROYALS AT BIRMINGHAM

Royals At Birmingham (1914-1918)

Footage of the King and Queen in Birmingham.

ROYAL WEST KENTS RECEIVE MASCOT DOG

Royal West Kents Receive Mascot Dog (1915-1916)

Royal West Kents receive Irish Wolfhound as mascot from...

King George V & Queen Mary Visit West Yorkshire

King George V & Queen Mary Visit West Yorkshire (1915-1918)

Footage of the King and Queen visiting the...

DUKE OF CONNAUGHT VISITS WOUNDED SOLDIERS

Duke Of Connaught Visits Wounded Soldiers (1917)

The Duke of Connaught visits wounded soldier at...

KING AND QUEEN IN THE WEST

King And Queen In The West (1917)

Footage of King George V and Queen Mary with other dignitaries.

DEATH COMES FOR GENERAL PERSHING aka DEATH OF GENERAL PERSHING - OBITUARY

Death Comes For General Pershing AKA Death Of General Pershing - Obituary (1918-1948)

Obituary for...

LADY MAYORESS CHRISTENS AEROPLANE

Lady Mayoress Christens Aeroplane (1919)

The presentation of an aircraft to South Africa by the Lady...

CROYDON TERRITORIALS HOME

Croydon Territorials Home (1919)

The return of soldiers of the Queen's West Surreys to Croydon.

FAT STOCK SHOW BIRMINGHAM aka BIRMINGHAM AGRICULTURAL SHOW

Fat Stock Show Birmingham AKA Birmingham Agricultural Show (1919)

A bull being pulled from a...

FRENCH MILITARY MISSION USA

French Military Mission USA (1919)

West point cadets parading in their traditional uniform from the...

PEACEFUL YEARS  reel 2

Peaceful Years Reel 2 (1919-1938)

A history of the "The Peaceful Years" from 1919 to 1938

PATHE'S BEAUTY CONTEST 3

Pathe's Beauty Contest 3 (1920)

Lovely posing by amateur beauties in this cinematic competition run by...

HORSE SHOW

Horse Show (1920)

Show jumping and horse and trap race form part of the Horse Show at Sutton Coldfield,...

ASTON VILLA START TRAINING aka FOOTBALL IS COMING

Aston Villa Start Training AKA Football Is Coming (1920)

Aston Villa football players have a game...

INTERNATIONAL HOCKEY MATCH

International Hockey Match (1920)

An item about an international hockey match - England beat Scotland...

BILLIARDS HALL COLLAPSES

Billiards Hall Collapses (1920)

An item showing a Billiards Hall that has collapsed killing two.

ATHLETIC BUSINESS MEN  aka CROSS COUNTRY RUN

Athletic Business Men AKA Cross Country Run (1920)

Cross Country championship in Northfield, West...

BRIDGETOWN - BARBADOS - LADY COAL SHOVELERS IN BRITISH WEST INDIES

Bridgetown - Barbados - Lady Coal Shovelers In British West Indies (1920-1929)

Footage of women...

THE EVOLUTION OF A CAR

The Evolution Of A Car (1920-1929)

Nice documentary tracing the stages involved in making a car in the...

THE WATER SPLASH

The Water Splash (1921)

Motorcycles are driven through a river in an attempt to gauge their reliability...

EAST AND WEST - SOME DANCE COMPARISONS

East And West - Some Dance Comparisons (1922)

Different styles of dancing are contrasted - exotic...

13 GIRL VICTIMS

13 Girl Victims (1922)

Police investigate the aftermath of an explosion in a factory.

ASHANTI

Ashanti (1922)

Review of the West African Frontier Force by Governor of Gold Coast in Ashanti.

ANGLO CATHOLICS aka ANGLO CATHOLIC CONGRESS

Anglo Catholics AKA Anglo Catholic Congress (1922)

Procession of priests walk towards St. Chad's...

MIDLAND ROAD RACE

Midland Road Race (1922)

Walking race from Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, to Birmingham, West Midlands.

1500 RENDERED HOMELESS

1500 Rendered Homeless (1922)

Footage of destruction caused by fires in Hartlepool, Cleveland.

40 TON FORGING

40 Ton Forging (1922)

Footage of forging machine in Halesowen, West Midlands.

LORD MAYOR

Lord Mayor (1922)

The Lord Mayor inspects soldiers in Birmingham, West Midlands.

AT WALSALL

At Walsall (1922)

Cross country race between cyclists and runners, Walsall, West Midlands.

ASHANTI

Ashanti (1922)

Review of the West African Frontier Force by Governor of Gold Coast in Ashanti.