Slate reading 'Helsinki bound'. British Olympic wrestling team walking across runway to board aeroplane, in matching jackets and hats. British yachting team waiting to board plane. Pan down yachtsman, then close up athletics coach Geoff Dyson. British football team walking towards plane, then close...more
The Finnish National Orchestra plays Finlandia.
Finnish President Kallio thanks the Foreign Press for their support in the Russo-Finnish war.
More footage of the Russo-Finish war in 1940.
Scenes of Helsinki.
Professor Joliot-Curie speaks to the World Peace Congress in Finland.
Bulganin making statement at station, Bulganin and Khruschev waving from railway carriage.
The Olympic Organising Committee signing invitations to the 1952 Helsinki games
Famous Australian distance runner fails to break world record in Finland.