Full title reads: "America - Philadelphia - the Quaker City ... gives itself up to the spirit of Carnival at annual gorgeous and fantastic Mummers Parade."
Philadelphia, United States of America.
Band move down wide street with large crowds on either side. There are tall buildings...
Fancy dress parade in Philadelphia.
Documentary covering changes in women's lives and status between l890 and 1930.
Captain Carlsen, hero of the sunken ship 'Flying Enterprise' gets medal of honour in New York.
Easter in USA & Berlin, showing Easter bonnets and clips of 1890's & 1920's Easter parades.
Retrospective look at married life of King George VI and Queen Elizabeth.
Material relating to newsreel story "New York Hails Captain Carlsen" - 52/8
Events of the years 1911-1913 - the Womens Suffrage Campaign, preparations for war etc.
Nice shots of celebrations in America at the end of World War One.
Celebrations around the world after the news of Germany's surrender.
A story showing some of the entrants in the annual New Jersey baby parade.
Good bedroom clothes fashion item for women, New York, United States of America.
Footage of an ancient Buddhist ceremony in San Francisco in the United States of America.
Scenes in Baltimore celebrating the centenary of the railroads.
Documentary film covering the Queen's visit to Ghana and West Africa.
A film to advertise Britain's cultural and sporting events - Shakespeare, Wimbledon, Cowes etc. c 1957
Film about the Edinburgh Festival - lovely performance footage and Edinburgh scenes
German peasants and Adolf Hitler attend harvest celebrations in Goslar.
Footage of colourful procession for the Florida primary elections.
Liberation parade in unknown French town, women collaborators have heads shaved.
The wonders of Britain - documentary made to encourage tourists to visit.
Crowds line the streets to see the last London Tram on its final run.
Biopic of the American President - lots of good footage.
Aviator Amelia Earhart gets a ticker tape parade in New York and a medal from President Hoover.
Carnivals in Philadelphia and Pasadena, U.S.A.