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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.

FIREMEN & SLUMS OF GLASGOW

Firemen & Slums Of Glasgow (1970-1979)

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

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.

SHANTY TOWN IN ARGENTINA

Shanty Town In Argentina (1971)

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

LIGHT - TODAY & YESTERDAY

Light - Today & Yesterday (1930)

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

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...

SLUMS ON CLYDESIDE

Slums On Clydeside (1974)

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

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.

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.

 LIVERPOOL

Liverpool (1974)

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

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.

NEW YORK SCENES

New York Scenes (1940)

Aerial shots of New York and landmarks.

CENTREPLAN 70 aka CITY OF CARDIFF

Centreplan 70 AKA City Of Cardiff (1970)

Documentary about Cardiff - probably about town planning,...

THIS IN OUR TIME - reel 2

This In Our Time - Reel 2 (1896-1929)

Wonderful documentary about the history of Liverpool.