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SLUMS AND NEW FLATS

Slums And New Flats (1971)

Various shots of slum housing as a contrast to new houses.

CHILDREN AND SLUMS

Children And Slums (1971)

Excellent footage of young children who live in run-down areas of England

THE LAST PREFAB

The Last Prefab (1976)

Scenes of the last prefabricated bungalow as the area around is demolished.

SIGHTS OF LONDON

Sights Of London (1951)

Extract of documentary called "Sights of London" - cricket material.

FIREMEN & SLUMS OF GLASGOW

Firemen & Slums Of Glasgow (1970-1979)

Glasgow firemen using breathing apparatus - Children play with...

THE GREAT CRUSADE

The Great Crusade (1937)

Fantastic film about new housing - slum dwellers are rehoused in nice suburban...

ABOLISH THE SLUMS

Abolish The Slums (1929)

Neville Chamberlain lays foundation stone for block of flats which should begin...

RECONSTRUCTION IN FRANCE

Reconstruction In France (1947)

New buildings are created to replace slums and bomb damaged homes in...

SLUMS / GLASGOW

Slums / Glasgow (1970-1979)

Evocative shots of slum housing in Glasgow.

"Much Done, But More Remains!" (1933)

Sir Hilton Young, Minister of Health, visits Bristol and talks...

"Slums Are A Disgrace!" (1933)

Dame Sybil Thorndike lays a foundation stone for new model flats in...

LET THE GOOD WORK GO ON

Let The Good Work Go On (1934)

Old houses are to be demolished and new modern housing blocks are to be...

CLEARING THE SLUMS

Clearing The Slums (1935)

Sir Hilton Young, Minister for Health, inspects slum clearing project in...

CONDEMNED HOUSES IN KILBURN

Condemned Houses In Kilburn (1938)

Condemned houses in Kilburn are set on fire by the Fire Brigade.

FROM SANPANS INTO FLATS

From Sanpans Into Flats (1962)

Residents of houseboats are moved into blocks of flats in Hong Kong.

SHANTY TOWN IN ARGENTINA

Shanty Town In Argentina (1971)

People carry on their lives in a Shanty Town near Buenos Aires.

SWEEP AWAY ALL SLUMS!

Sweep Away All Slums! (1933)

Princess Alice lays the foundation stone at a block of flats to replace...

PETITION TO HM THE QUEEN

Petition To Hm The Queen (1937)

Women of Newlyn send petition to Queen asking her to stop their...

NEWLYN FISHERMEN ARRIVE IN LONDON aka WESTMINSTER BRIDGE

Newlyn Fishermen Arrive In London AKA Westminster Bridge (1937)

Cornish fishing trawler sails up...

WEST BROMWICH aka ARP DEMONSTRATION AT WEST BROMWICH

West Bromwich AKA Arp Demonstration At West Bromwich (1939)

ARP exercise in dealing with...

LIGHT - TODAY & YESTERDAY

Light - Today & Yesterday (1930)

Modern architecture which makes use of available light contrasted with...

SLUM CLEARANCE IN NEW YORK

Slum Clearance In New York (1938)

Slum building is cleared by a pendulum on a crane in New York.

ABOLISH ALL SLUMS

Abolish All Slums (1930)

Lord Monk Bretton is at ceremony to mark the demolition of the site, Somers...

SLUM CLEARANCE - NEW YORK

Slum Clearance - New York (1938)

Good shots of slum buildings being demolished in New York - Mayor La...

PARAMARIBO - CAPITAL OF DUTCH GUIANA

Paramaribo - Capital Of Dutch Guiana (1948)

Dutch newsreel item about Paramaribo, capital of...

GODWIN ROAD SCHOOL - EAST HAM

Godwin Road School - East Ham (1969)

Various shots of children at a multiracial school in London.

SLUMS ON CLYDESIDE

Slums On Clydeside (1974)

Good scenes of urban decay in the heart of Glasgow's slums.

PATHE PICTORIAL LOOKS... EAST - WEST

Pathe Pictorial Looks... East - West (1947)

Whole issue examining contrast between the east end and...

DOCKLAND SETTLEMENT TITLES

Dockland Settlement Titles (1920-1930)

Titles regarding the expansion of Dockland Settlement at Canning...

SLUM CLEARANCE IN US

Slum Clearance In Us (1930-1939)

Ellen Wilkinson speaks on slums - sadly mute.

HOUSING PROBLEMS

Housing Problems (1973)

Industrial area and terraced housing - location unknown.

THE DUCHESS OF YORK

The Duchess Of York (1936)

Duchess of York opens new flats in St. Pancras, London. They are for low...

LAGOS - TOWARDS A TRUE DEMOCRACY

Lagos - Towards A True Democracy (1940-1949)

Footage showing island of Lagos, Nigeria.

HOWARD ROGERS

Howard Rogers (1929)

Comedian Howard Rogers performs humorous monologue as a parson or vicar.

DOCUMENTARY CUTS

Documentary Cuts (1930-1949)

Cuts (rushes, out takes) relating to documentaries THE GREAT CRUSADE, TIN...

WOUNDED SOLDIERS ENJOY MAYOR OF WEST HAM HOSPITALITY

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

Wounded soldiers visit Mayor of West...

BEIRUT HIJACK

Beirut Hijack (1970)

Shots in and around Beirut International Airport during hijack attempt.

UNCLE SAM TACKLES A PROBLEM

Uncle Sam Tackles A Problem (1939)

Good shots of New York slums and the flats built to replace them.

TOWN PLANNING

Town Planning (1943)

A look at town planning for the future, and how things may be rebuilt after the war.

LEBANON - EXTRA!

Lebanon - Extra! (1969)

Colour item about Beirut, Lebanon.

ON THE HONG KONG - CHINA BORDER

On The Hong Kong - China Border (1967)

Border between China and Hong Kong.

 LIVERPOOL

Liverpool (1974)

Great material around Liverpool - including shots around Anfield football ground.

THE GREAT CRUSADE - reel 2

The Great Crusade - Reel 2 (1937)

Fantastic film about new housing - slum dwellers are rehoused in...

NEWS IN A NUTSHELL

News In A Nutshell (1936)

News in a Nutshell includes L'Atlantique being taken to shipbreakers yard,...

A LEAF FROM LIFE

A Leaf From Life (1929)

Lovely film showing the daily work of nurse in a tuberculosis unit for children.

OFF THE MAIN TRACK IN NEWFOUNDLAND

Off The Main Track In Newfoundland (1930)

Travelogue featuring scenes in Newfoundland - crafts, work,...

CAMERA INTERVIEWS - BILLY BENNETT AT HOME

Camera Interviews - Billy Bennett At Home (1929)

Ace comedian Billy Bennett is seen fooling around...

RECONSTRUCTION OF FRANCE

Reconstruction Of France (1947)

Very good item showing reconstruction of France after the war.

THE GREAT CRUSADE reel 1

The Great Crusade Reel 1 (1937)

Fantastic film about new housing - slum dwellers are rehoused in nice...

HONG KONG, ENGLAND

Hong Kong, England (1959)

A reconstruction of a Chinese refugee shanty town in a London church raises...