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MINISTER SPEAKS ON UNEMPLOYMENT

Minister Speaks On Unemployment (1935)

British Politician - presumably a minister - speaking about...

THE CRISIS

The Crisis (1931)

Shots of Stanley Baldwin speaking from behind a desk - sadly mute.

THE LATE WILL CROOKS

The Late Will Crooks (1921)

We are shown a shot of the Labour M.P. Will Crooks as he stands in a crowd...

M. DALADIER IN FRANCE

M. Daladier In France (1939)

The French Prime Minister Edouard Daladier on a state visit to Tunisia.

GEORGE LANSBURY OPENS DENTAL CLINIC

George Lansbury Opens Dental Clinic (1936)

Lansbury opens the National Hospital for Dentures.

VIP OFF PLANE - MARCH PAST

Vip Off Plane - March Past (1945)

Politician climbs out of plane.

VIP OFF PLANE - MARCH PAST

Vip Off Plane - March Past (1945)

Politician climbing out of aircraft at airbase.

MINISTER VISITING TROOPS

Minister Visiting Troops (1944)

Unknown Minister visits army headquarters.

10 DOWNING STREET: MINISTERS

10 Downing Street: Ministers (1947)

Ministers arrive for Cabinet meeting. Downing Street, London.

CHANCELLOR MAUDLING AT DESK

Chancellor Maudling At Desk (1963)

Chancellor of the Exchequer Reginald Maudling working on new...

 FRENCH MEETING

French Meeting (1930-1939)

Various dark shots of diplomatic meeting - very poor film.

FRENCH GOVERNMENT CRISIS

French Government Crisis (1946)

French politicians arriving and leaving Chamber of Deputies.

CU GENERAL DAWES PARIS

Cu General Dawes Paris (1924)

Close up shot of General Charles Dawes in Paris, France.

FRENCH PIEERE POUJADE HOLDS MEETING

French Pieere Poujade Holds Meeting (1956)

Pieere Poujade gives speech at rally.

Eva Peron

Eva Peron (1919-1952)

EDEN AT MEETING IN BERLIN

Eden At Meeting In Berlin

British politician Anthony Eden attends pre war meeting in Berlin.

THE BUDGET

The Budget (1935)

Chancellor of the Exchequer Neville Chamberlain announces his budget plans for 1935,...

AND NOW HEAR MR BALDWIN

And Now Hear Mr Baldwin (1931)

Stanley Baldwin addresses Tory Party meeting about the National...

EDEN LEAVES NO. 17 aka PRIME MINISTER AND MR ANTHONY EDEN LEAVE FOR THE HOUSE

Eden Leaves No. 17 AKA Prime Minister And Mr Anthony Eden Leave For The House (1938)

Ex...

LIKE A PAGE FROM THE PAST

Like A Page From The Past (1923)

Heralds wearing medieval costume summon Peers to Scottish Parliament...

2 MAGNIFICENT ROADS

2 Magnificent Roads (1924)

The Minister of Transport opens two new roads between Newcastle and...

MINIATURE LEAGUE ASSEMBLY

Miniature League Assembly (1925)

Students from Oxford University hold their own Annual Congress and...

MINIATURE LEAGUE ASSEMBLY YELLOW TINT

Miniature League Assembly Yellow Tint (1925)

Yellow tinted version of Oxford University students...

FRANCE'S

France's "In And Out" Cabinet (1930)

Footage of French Premier Camille Chautemps and his Cabinet -...

NEW FRENCH CABINET

New French Cabinet (1925)

M. Painleve and his ministers take office in Paris and face difficult times...

JAPS RIOT IN THE DIET

Japs Riot In The Diet (1954)

Socialists and Liberals fight in Lower House during dispute about voting.

NEW US ENVOY TO GERMANY

New Us Envoy To Germany (1939)

The new American envoy to Germany speaks to the cameras.

UNKNOWN MAN AT DESK MEETS OTHERS aka STANLEY BALDWIN

Unknown Man At Desk Meets Others AKA Stanley Baldwin (1937)

Shots of Prime Minister Stanley...

ERNEST BEVIN

Ernest Bevin (1947)

Shots of British Foreign Minister Ernest Bevin sat at his desk writing.

FRENCH PREMIER SPEAKS ON PRICE CUTS

French Premier Speaks On Price Cuts (1947)

Footage of the French Prime Minister talking about price...

STRACHEY EXPLAINS BREAD RATIONING

Strachey Explains Bread Rationing (1946)

Cuts from newsreel 46/53 - Food Minister Strachey explains...

CIGARETTES ON SALE

Cigarettes On Sale (1947)

Crowds clamour to buy cheap cigarettes on sale in pub.

LANIEL MEETS THE ASSEMBLY

Laniel Meets The Assembly (1950)

Laniel French Prime Minister speaking to National Assembly.

 HAROLD MACMILLAN

Harold Macmillan (1956)

Shots of Harold MacMillan sits at desk.

LONDON

London (1910)

Important-looking men arrive at a London building and brief shots of start of a street...

LOOK OUT TAXIS !

Look Out Taxis ! (1961)

Item about how minicabs have started to appear on the streets of London.

ROY JENKINS IS NEW CHANCELLOR

Roy Jenkins Is New Chancellor (1967)

Roy Jenkins is appointed as new Chancellor of the Exchequer.

NORTHERN IRELAND PARLIAMENT

Northern Ireland Parliament (1920)

Politicians from Northern Ireland Parliament in Belfast.

CONFERENCE

Conference (1914-1918)

Photographer takes pictures of men coming out of conference building.

BUDGET SPEECH

Budget Speech (1947)

Hugh Dalton, Chancellor of the Exchequer makes his budget speech.

STANLEY BALDWIN

Stanley Baldwin (1910-1919)

Footage of the Conservative politician Stanley Baldwin.

GEORGE LANSBURY

George Lansbury (1920-1929)

Footage of MP George Lansbury digging hole / making speech.

RAMSAY MACDONALD

Ramsay Macdonald (1920-1929)

Footage of the Labour leader Ramsay MacDonald talking man in street.

MINISTER SCELBA AT SYRACUSE

Minister Scelba At Syracuse (1948)

Minister gives speech in front of large crowd.

MEN MEETING RE: 'BRITANNIA'

Men Meeting Re: 'britannia' (1910-1920)

Item showing a government meeting.

STRESEMANN - 1923

Stresemann - 1923 (1923)

Close up shot of Stresemann.

A DICTATOR FOR GERMANY?

A Dictator For Germany? (1930)

General elections in Germany see people out in the streets campaigning.

A PLEASANT CHANGE

A Pleasant Change (1934)

Austrian couples collectively celebrate Golden Wedding Anniversary - Chancellor...

SIR JOHN SIMON

Sir John Simon (1931)

Liberal politician Sir John Simon calls on people to vote for the National...

FOREIGN MILITARY ATTACHES IN WHITEHALL

Foreign Military Attaches In Whitehall (1937)

Foreign Attaches gather at Whitehall to go to British...