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DUKE OF CONNAUGHT OPENS HOSPITAL

Duke Of Connaught Opens Hospital (1914-1918)

The Duke of Connaught opens a hospital at Fulham.

AN EAST SURREY HERO SGT. C. PALMER

An East Surrey Hero Sgt. C. Palmer (1914-1918)

Hero Decorated in Ceremony at Hospital

MISS MARY ANDERSON

Miss Mary Anderson (1914-1918)

Miss Mary Anderson meets wounded American soldiers and their nurses.

AMERICAN NURSES FOR THE WESTERN FRONT

American Nurses For The Western Front (1916-1918)

American nurses board train bound for Western Front and...

OUR FIREMAN NURSES

Our Fireman Nurses (1914-1918)

Great footage of nurses doing fire drill exercises and receiving a trophy cup...

GAS DRILL BY AMERICAN NURSES

Gas Drill By American Nurses (1916-1918)

Good footage of gas mask drill by American nurses, somewhere in...

FLOWERS FOR THE WOUNDED

Flowers For The Wounded (1914-1918)

Flowers donated to hospital for the wounded.

RAILWAY STATION CANTEEN

Railway Station Canteen (1914-1918)

Makeshift canteen for soldiers in a railway station.

NIGHTINGALES - NURSES REQUIRED

Nightingales - Nurses Required (1945)

Public information trailer asking for more nurses.

IRISH SWEEPSTAKE

Irish Sweepstake (1930-1939)

Draw for the Irish Hospitals Sweepstakes - some kind of Lottery Draw.

CONVOY OF ARMY AMBULANCES AND WOUNDED IN WHEELCHAIRS

Convoy Of Army Ambulances And Wounded In Wheelchairs (1914-1918)

Ambulances arrive at hospital,...

MODERN FLORENCE NIGHTINGALE

Modern Florence Nightingale (1914-1918)

Dutch nurse Sister Martron poses for the camera, wearing medals for...

WRENS IN AUSTRALIA  WRENS REVEL IN OUR SUNSHINE

Wrens In Australia Wrens Revel In Our Sunshine (1940-1949)

Footage of Wrens relaxing in Australia.

CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL IN LIVERPOOL

Children's Hospital In Liverpool (1920-1929)

Item about poor children receiving treatment at the Royal...

CHILDREN'S DENTISTRY

Children's Dentistry (1957)

Dental surgery transformed into a playground to eliminate fear and encourage...

S-O-S!

S-O-S! "Save Our Southern!" (1932)

Nurses parade to protect the future of the Royal Southern Hospital...

"It's A Wonderful World We Live In" (1932)

Folk ceremonies from Germany and Berkshire - men chase...

THE GOLDEN DRUM OF CHANCE! aka DUBLIN SWEEPSTAKE

The Golden Drum Of Chance! AKA Dublin Sweepstake (1932)

Scenes from the announcement of the Irish...

THIRTY FIVE YEARS THEIR QUEEN!

Thirty Five Years Their Queen! (1933)

Queen Wilhelmina celebrates her 35th Anniversary as Queen of...

BRAVE NURSE HONOURED

Brave Nurse Honoured (1934)

Brave nurse receives medal from the King.

THE WHEEL OF FORTUNE

The Wheel Of Fortune (1934)

Draw for the Grand National Sweepstake takes place in front of Dublin's...

FORTUNE'S FAIRIES

Fortune's Fairies (1934)

Counterfoils for the Irish Sweepstakes are mixed and drawn in Dublin.

JUST BABIES

Just Babies (1932)

Ishbel Macdonald visits the Clinic Hospital Kensington, London.

THE GATE TO THE BROADS - NORWICH

The Gate To The Broads - Norwich (1934)

A little travelogue shows us the sights of the city of...

JUST BABIES

Just Babies (1933)

Various babies are weighed and given health checks at a free clinic in America.

US ARMY NURSES AT CONEY ISLAND

Us Army Nurses At Coney Island (1919)

American army nurses enjoying their demob at the Coney Island...

Selected Originals - ST. JOHN'S ON PARADE

Selected Originals - St. John's On Parade (1952)

Material relating to newsreel story "St. John's on...

FATHER XMAS ARRIVES EARLY

Father Xmas Arrives Early (1950)

Footage of Father Christmas visiting Shrewsbury in Shropshire.

EYES SAFETY FIRST

Eyes Safety First (1939)

Item urges people to wear protective glasses at work in factories.

FLYING ANGEL

Flying Angel (1968)

Matron Irene Watkins does her ward rounds on a motorised scooter. Lewisham, London.

MALE NURSES

Male Nurses (1948)

Good item showing male nurses looking after babies and children at Hackney hospital....

BABY CLINIC

Baby Clinic (1953)

Footage of new mobile baby clinic. Harefield in Middlesex.

BARGEES' DOCTOR

Bargees' Doctor (1949)

Sister Mary Ward attends to bargees' families from her cottage by the canal.

MARATHON PIANIST

Marathon Pianist (1954)

Humorous item about pianist Marie Ashton who plays for six days and five nights,...

ANIMAL AMBULANCE

Animal Ambulance (1951)

Nice item about an ambulance for animals which sees Bob the dog rescued in...

STORK CLUB

Stork Club (1946)

New babies in maternity ward of Queen Charlotte's Hospital.

HOSPITAL

Hospital (1954)

Good footage of patients being treated at St. James Hospital in Balham, London.

BOUGHT WITH THEIR OWN POCKET MONEY

Bought With Their Own Pocket Money (1929)

Mrs Baldwin is handed gifts by schoolchildren for a West...

FRANCES ELIZABETH BRIDGET JENNIFER

Frances Elizabeth Bridget Jennifer (1948)

Four girls born to farmer and his wife in Bristol.

KING AND QUEEN VISIT HOSPITAL + NURSERY

King And Queen Visit Hospital + Nursery (1944)

Queen and Princess Elizabeth in Scotland - at...

GERMANY - CIVILIANS

Germany - Civilians (1945)

German prisoners of war and female factory workers

AUSTRALIAN RED CROSS NURSES

Australian Red Cross Nurses (1953)

Australian Red Cross nurses travel to remote village clinic to...

JAPANESE SURRENDER - ALLIED POWS

Japanese Surrender - Allied Pows (1945)

Japanese officers surrender in Singapore. Allied former POWs...

GERMANY AFTER THE WAR

Germany After The War (1946)

Children in Berlin after the war.

SEARCH FOR MISSING CHILDREN

Search For Missing Children (1946)

Red Cross cares for children separated from parents during war...

INFANT WELFARE GOLD COAST aka BABY CLINIC ACCRA

Infant Welfare Gold Coast AKA Baby Clinic Accra (1949)

African mothers and babies at a Children's...

POLIO TREATMENT

Polio Treatment (1951)

Good footage of treatment for polio victims at Queen Mary's Hospital in...

 NURSE CAVELL MONUMENT

Nurse Cavell Monument (1951)

Nurse Edith Cavell monument on Charing Cross + shot of Trafalgar Square.

COBALT GUN TREATMENT FOR TUMOROUS GROWTHS

Cobalt Gun Treatment For Tumorous Growths (1958)

Doctors in Hungary use new cobalt gun treatment...

FIELD HOSPITAL - BURMA ?

Field Hospital - Burma ? (1944)

Good footage of activity at field hospital, possibly in Burma.