Albert Hall Hat 1957

Star Item

Description

London.

Various shots of top milliner Aage Thaarup sitting on the steps of the Albert Memorial with a girl; he is sketching a hat in the shape of the Royal Albert Hall, seen opposite in L/S.

Several shots at Aage's workrooms in Chelsea show the hat being made by Aage and a woman assistant;...

more

Data

Cataloguer:
Sarah
Stock:
Colour
Sound:
Sound
Media URN:
10981
Sort Number:
CP 119
Time in/Out:
01:31:02:00 / 01:33:32:00
Canister:
CP 119
Film ID:
209.13
Issue Date:
08/04/1957

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.

All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment

To post a comment, please Register or to add a comment
August 2014 marks 100 years since the start of World War One. To honour this landmark occasion, British Pathé have launched this definitive collection of WW1 films.
yardstare
On 14th April 1912, four days into her maiden voyage, RMS Titanic struck an iceberg. These 15 images have been selected from Pathe's Titanic collection.
Titanic
Verbal warfare at its best. Here are some of history's greatest retorts and snarling insults. These people certainly didn't mince their words!
pope

Related Videos

Hide
Princess Marina Hats

Princess Marina Hats

French girls sing while making hats for royal bride.

Why Not This Crepe Paper Hat For Summer?

Why Not This Crepe Paper Hat For Summer?

Woman makes nice hats from crepe paper.

Feather Hats

Feather Hats

Processes involved in the intricate technique of making feather covered hats.

Fishing Net Hat Issue Title Is Hands Wanted

Fishing Net Hat Issue Title Is Hands Wanted

Old fisherman makes hat for young lady from rope and fishing net.

Birth Of Hat

Birth Of Hat

Hat making in Brook Street, London.

Bear Skins

Bear Skins

Good footage of the making of bear skin hats - London.

Hats Aka Make And Mend Hats

Hats Aka Make And Mend Hats

Item showing how to make new women's clothes and hats out of men's old ones.

Fashion Hints Aka Patchwork & Hats Issue Title - S.O.S.

Fashion Hints Aka Patchwork & Hats Issue Title - S.O.S.

Fashion tips for using scraps of old material, and making two hats out of one.

Following on from '10 Tragedies Caught on Film', we bring you part 2 and ten more tragedies that were captured when the reels were recording.
10MoreTragedies
She may never have given a press interview but she is still one of the most famous women in the world. Here are 13 surprising facts you may not know about Queen Elizabeth II.
dancingqueen
British Pathe captured many extraordinary events on film over its 80 year history but sometimes the cameras were switched on when tragedy struck.
Franz Reichelt
Are you guilty of perpetuating a story regardless of its truth? Here are some classic urban myths which you may not know are false.
Urban Legends
The Duke of Edinburgh has many talents, but it is his unique way with words that often receives the most attention. 
Philip
Life before health and safety laws; men worked at huge heights, balancing on girders and cranes all in order to help build the world's tallest skyscrapers.
Vertigo
The images taken from inside Buchenwald Concentration Camp after its Liberation show us what it was like; it tells us what happened and forces us to remember.
Buchenwald
Over its history, the Pathe cameras filmed a number of people who had committed heinous crimes. So in no particular order, these images show ten faces of truly evil men and women.
Himmler