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NERVES OF STEEL & CUTS

Nerves Of Steel & Cuts (1926)

Impressive views of Liverpool taken from top of half built Holt Building.

HIGHEST BUILDING IN BRITISH EMPIRE

Highest Building In British Empire (1925)

The last girder is in place on the highest building in the...

HIGHEST BUILDING IN BRITISH EMPIRE  CUTS

Highest Building In British Empire Cuts (1925)

Cuts (rushes, out takes) for HIGHEST BUILDING IN...

MOON PICTURES

Moon Pictures (1969)

Shot of the moon at night, taken from London.

SPIDERMEN

Spidermen (1972)

Construction workers are seen clambering around on a very tall building.

"Tom Thumb" Golf Course (1930)

We visit a crazy golf course in the midst of Toronto.

SKYSCRAPER MODES

Skyscraper Modes (1936)

The skyscrapers of New York are said to be the inspiration for the latest...

SKY SCRAPER TOWER FOR SYDNEY

Sky Scraper Tower For Sydney (1940)

A new steel tower is built on top of a building in Sydney,...

SCENES IN CASABLANCA

Scenes In Casablanca (1960-1969)

Street life and workers in Casablanca

BUILDING NEW ESTATES IN WARSAW aka REBUILDING WARSAW

Building New Estates In Warsaw AKA Rebuilding Warsaw (1949)

Good footage of construction work in...

THESE POLITICAL DAYS - BRAZIL

These Political Days - Brazil (1964)

Footage of French President Charles de Gaulle in Brazil.

RONAN POINT FLATS CHANGED TO ELECTRICITY

Ronan Point Flats Changed To Electricity (1968)

Ronan Point flats are changed from gas to...

NEW BUILDINGS OF BONN

New Buildings Of Bonn (1968)

Modern buildings in Bonn with shots of a traditional house and pan across...

LONDON

London (1970-1979)

Shots of Tower of London, city skyscrapers and Tower Bridge.

MOSCOW STREET SCENES

Moscow Street Scenes (1948)

Chess tournament and street scenes Moscow.

SKYSCRAPER IN MILAN

Skyscraper In Milan (1955)

Various shots of a new skyscraper in Milan including aerial shots.

SKYSCRAPERS

Skyscrapers (1970-1975)

Footage of large building in American city.

WORST BLIZZARD IN LIVING MEMORY

Worst Blizzard In Living Memory (1934)

New York - images of the damage from the worst blizzard in...

CAMPING ON THE ROOF IN NEW YORK

Camping On The Roof In New York (1937)

Children's camp on top of a skyscraper in New York.

NEW YORK

New York (1939)

The finishing touches are put to a model of Manhattan Island to be used in the World Fair.

EXCELSIOR!

Excelsior! (1924)

Vertiginous footage of a man climbing up a flagpole for a bet. He stands on the top -...

TRANS-ATLANTIC FLIGHT DISASTER  aka TRANSATLANTIC FLIGHT on sleeve as...

Trans-Atlantic Flight Disaster AKA Transatlantic Flight On Sleeve As... (1926)

Shots of...

UNCLE SAM'S ARMADA

Uncle Sam's Armada (1927)

The American fleet on show.

DANCING ON THE ROOFTOPS IN CHICAGO

Dancing On The Rooftops In Chicago (1938)

A couple do a very slow version of the Big Apple dance on a...

NERVES OF STEEL

Nerves Of Steel (1925)

Construction men work on the top level of a 26 storey skyscraper. New York, USA...

NERVES OF STEEL TINTED

Nerves Of Steel Tinted (1925)

Construction men work on the top level of a 26 storey skyscraper. New...

SURELY THE LIMIT IN STUNTS

Surely The Limit In Stunts (1925)

Prince Ma-Ho walks around the ledge of a 15 storey building on his...

SKY-SCRAPER FIRE FIGHTER

Sky-Scraper Fire Fighter (1930)

A 175 foot high fire tower uses 4 nozzles to spurt out 28,000 gallons...

SNOWSTORMS SWEEP AMERICA

Snowstorms Sweep America (1949)

Washington and New York experience heavy snow storms.

MUSIC FROM THE SKY

Music From The Sky (1933)

Footage choir singing 'Silent Night' on top of skyscraper in New York.

NEW YORK - COPTER CRASHES

New York - Copter Crashes (1955)

Passengers escape miraculously when a helicopter crashes from the roof...

MARKET REPORT

Market Report (1961)

New plans for Convent garden are unveiled by Mr Charles Glover.

Selected Originals - PRINCESS OPENS FLATS - 61/39

Selected Originals - Princess Opens Flats - 61/39 (1961)

Material relating to newsreel story...

SKYSCRAPER 'TOPPED OUT'

Skyscraper 'topped Out' (1961)

The Vickers Building (aka Millbank Tower) is completed in London.

SKYSCRAPER FLATS

Skyscraper Flats (1954)

A look at the first skyscraper flats in London. Finsbury.

MELBOURNE LOOKS BACK

Melbourne Looks Back (1961)

Pageant re-enacts 1835 sale of 60,000 acres that was developed into...

AIR FORCE OVER NEW YORK

Air Force Over New York (1933)

Formation flying over New York skyscrapers.

 ICE SCULPTOR

Ice Sculptor (1948)

Ice sculptors at work in New York.

PLANE RAMS SKYSCRAPER

Plane Rams Skyscraper (1946)

Scenes of wreckage and damage as a plane crashes into a New York...

NEW YORK

New York (1938)

A flight simulator in America trains pilots to fly in fog or low cloud.

US FOOTBALL

Us Football (1945)

American newsreel item showing football match between

ANNIVERSARY OF DISCOVERY OF AMERICA

Anniversary Of Discovery Of America (1949)

Item marking anniversary of discovery of America by...

CRISIS IN ARGENTINA

Crisis In Argentina (1945)

Peron resigns as Vice-President of Argentina - people demonstrating calling...

MOSCOW SCENES

Moscow Scenes (1952)

Moscow street scenes during International Economic Conference. Russia.

NEW STYLE BANK

New Style Bank (1954)

Interior of bank with commentary about the modernity of the equipment and glass...

HUGE 35,000,000 DOLLAR COLISEUM OPENS IN NEW YORK

Huge 35,000,000 Dollar Coliseum Opens In New York (1956)

Exhibits at the coliseum - Automobile...

 NEW YORK WELCOMES PREMIER KISHI OF JAPAN

New York Welcomes Premier Kishi Of Japan (1957)

Japan's Prime Minister Nobusuke Kishi meets with...

JUPITER-C ROCKET SHOWN IN DETROIT

Jupiter-C Rocket Shown In Detroit (1958)

Jupiter-C rocket with sky-scrapers in background. Traffic...

POLLUTION

Pollution (1960-1969)

Smoking chimneys, tall office buildings, cleaning buildings and tons of rubbish.

SALISBURY - RHODESIA

Salisbury - Rhodesia (1971)

Various footage from Zimbabwe's capital depicting cultural life