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TELEPRINTER

Teleprinter (1932)

A telegram is typed on a teleprinter machine in London, and is printed out in...

GENERAL ELECTION

General Election (1945)

Leader of the Communist Party addresses the public.

BEHIND THE CABLE

Behind The Cable (1924)

Communication technology in action - cables which span the Atlantic and a...

THE MAST MASTERS

The Mast Masters (1931)

Old radio masts are knocked to the ground in Hanover, Germany.

 TURMOIL IN LAOS

Turmoil In Laos (1959)

US army equipment bolsters Laotian defences against Communist China and North...

THE WORLD'S GREATEST RADIO STATION aka RUGBY WIRELESS STATION

The World's Greatest Radio Station AKA Rugby Wireless Station (1932)

A tour around the Post...

EFFICIENCY

Efficiency (1934)

A film about psychological test been carried out to discover what jobs people are best...

LENIN MEMORIAL SERVICE BY BRITISH COMMUNISTS

Lenin Memorial Service By British Communists (1924)

A memorial service for Lenin held by British...

HOMING PIGEON issue title FROM MISSES TO MERSON

Homing Pigeon Issue Title From Misses To Merson (1936)

Fisherman at sea and his wife on shore use...

PLOUGH BOY AND RADIO

Plough Boy And Radio (1936)

A young man makes the hours in the fields go by - he carries a radio set...

PHOTO-TELEGRAPHY

Photo-Telegraphy (1948)

Item showing how photographs are sent around the world via photo-telegraphy...

TROTSKY IN MEXICO TALKS ON MOSCOW TRIALS

Trotsky In Mexico Talks On Moscow Trials (1938)

Leon Trotsky denounces Stalin while he is in exile...

KOREAN RIOTS

Korean Riots (1947)

Korean Nationalist forces clash with Korean Communist elements.

RIOTS IN ROME

Riots In Rome (1949)

Communist demonstrators riot in Rome.

COMMUNIST YOUTH DEMONSTRATION IN EAST BERLIN

Communist Youth Demonstration In East Berlin (1950)

Communist youth demonstrations in Eastern...

KOREA: KUSHWA COUNTER ATTACK

Korea: Kushwa Counter Attack (1951)

Footage of the South Koreans advancing in Korea.

TOGLIATTI ITALIAN COMMUNIST LEADER

Togliatti Italian Communist Leader (1949)

Footage of the Italian communist leader at rally in Rome...

PROTEST DAY IN NEW DELHI

Protest Day In New Delhi (1963)

pro-Communist protesters marching through the streets of New Delhi,...

RARE GLIMPSE OF CHINESE PRICELESS ART

Rare Glimpse Of Chinese Priceless Art (1959)

Ancient Chinese artefacts rescued from Communist China...

ANTI-COMMUNIST DEMONSTRATION IN PARIS

Anti-Communist Demonstration In Paris (1956)

Anti-Communist riots take place in Paris, France.

HELICOPTER RESCUE IN VIETNAM

Helicopter Rescue In Vietnam (1963)

Helicopters used to rescue refugees and lift a helicopter carcass...

AIR POST TO COLOGNE

Air Post To Cologne (1919)

Air Mail plane takes off to deliver letters to British Soldiers in Germany,...

 RUGBY WIRELESS STATION

Rugby Wireless Station (1920-1929)

Shots of radio transmitter tower and wireless station in Rugby,...

FIRST AERIAL  AIR MAIL  POST

First Aerial Air Mail Post (1911)

Pilot Mr Hamel takes letters from Hendon to Windsor in his...

 WIRE MAKING AT RUGBY

Wire Making At Rugby (1920-1929)

Item showing men making wire - possibly something to do with telegraph...

 TURKO-GREEK TROUBLES

Turko-Greek Troubles (1920-1929)

Trouble in Turkey following withdrawal of Allied Forces, including shots...

STRIKE IN THE RUHR AREA

Strike In The Ruhr Area (1955)

Nearly a million German workers bring German industry to a standstill.

Fidel Castro

Fidel Castro (1926-2011)

MAIL TRAIN

Mail Train (1930)

How mail is transported and sorted on a train.

THE RADIO PATROL

The Radio Patrol (1934)

Morse code messages are sent to a police car when a woman is mugged in...

"Hello Girls" Of Chinatown (1929)

Telephone exchange in Chinatown, San Francisco operated by lots of...

THE OTHER MAN'S JOB

The Other Man's Job (1936)

A look around the S.S. Strathmore and the various jobs involved to keep it...

CINEVIEWS IN BRIEF NO. 60

Cineviews In Brief No. 60 (1937)

A woman rides a motorbike on a training turntable, a floating mill...

POLICE!

Police! (1939)

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

"Time, Please!" (1940)

A look at the machinery that works Rome's speaking clock.

EYES ON THE SKIES!

Eyes On The Skies! (1940)

Good footage of men of the Observer Corps working at their posts.

THE MORSE MACHINE

The Morse Machine (1940)

New machine invented in Italy transmits Morse characters through a lens.

THE SUPER HOSPITAL OF FRANCE

The Super Hospital Of France (1935)

A look at a new modern hospital in Paris, France.

TELE-TALES !

Tele-Tales ! (1932)

Excellent footage of the Central Telegraph Office in London in operation.

LONDON DR BONE RELEASED AFTER 7 YEARS IN GAOL

London Dr Bone Released After 7 Years In Gaol (1956)

Former communist Dr Edith Bone is back from...

BALLOON MAINTENANCE

Balloon Maintenance (1949)

Barrage balloons are repaired and maintained at hangar in Cardington,...

COACH EXHIBITION

Coach Exhibition (1952)

Young school boys test the comfort of new coach built for tourist on the...

SURVIVAL SCHOOL

Survival School (1952)

Footage of Royal Naval training exercise to rescue ditched pilot. Hampshire.

RADIO TANKERS

Radio Tankers (1954)

Two men drive a petrol tanker around an airport to refuel aeroplanes.

DAVE AND DUSTY - PHONE BOX

Dave And Dusty - Phone Box (1949)

Little boy with dog makes faces at woman in phone box as she is...

SOUNDPROOF ROOM

Soundproof Room (1953)

Tests are carried out in a soundproof room at Post Office Engineering Research...

THE AIR CLASSROOM!

The Air Classroom! (1935)

Teenage boys learn to be wireless operator mechanics on an aeroplane.

FRENCH CABINET AT FUNERAL

French Cabinet At Funeral (1925)

French Prime Minister's cabinet at funeral of 3 patriots shot by the...

MARSHAL TITO MEETING OFFICERS

Marshal Tito Meeting Officers (1945)

Tito leaving plane and meeting several officers.

POLITICAL DEMONSTRATIONS IN PARIS

Political Demonstrations In Paris (1946)

Mass Communist demonstrations in Paris, France.