Greece

Greek Island

Greek Island (1965)

Travelogue extolling the virtues of Thasos Island in Greece.

Ambulances For Greece - Hyde Park

Ambulances For Greece - Hyde Park (1941)

Britain's cities present Red Cross with ambulances as aid to Greece.

American Aid To Greece AKA U.S. Aid To Greece

American Aid To Greece AKA U.S. Aid To Greece (1948)

Various shots of canal building with dredgers and heavy machinery; post-war poverty in scenes of dock workers, mothers queuing for food aid and children queuing for free meals

Apollo

Apollo (1967)

Item comparing Cape Kennedy and rocket Apollo with ancient Greece and Temple of Apollo.

Athens

Athens (1961)

A travelogue around Athens, Piraeus and Vouliagmini.

Athens Acclaims The Prime Minister AKA Athens Acclaims The P.M.

Athens Acclaims The Prime Minister AKA Athens Acclaims The P.M. (1945)

Winston Churchill visits Athens.

Byron's Ancestral Home

Byron's Ancestral Home (1931)

Newstead Abbey is handed over to the Nottingham Corporation by the Greek Prime Minister.

Greek Islands

Greek Islands (1961)

An item following a trip round the picturesque Greek islands taking in Aegina, Poros and Hydra.

Jacqueline Kennedy Weds Onassis

Jacqueline Kennedy Weds Onassis (1968)

Jacqueline Kennedy marries Aristotle Onassis on Greek Island of Skorpios.

Nobel Prize Winners Visit Acropolis

Nobel Prize Winners Visit Acropolis (1964)

Nobel prize winners visit Acropolis, Athens - they are greeted by King of Greece.

People In Camera

People In Camera (1947)

Prince Philip's mother arrive in Britain - A free show is put on by circus performers in Paris.

Petros The Pelican

Petros The Pelican (1965)

Travelogue showing pleasures of Mikonos and a famous inhabitant - Petros the Pelican.

Religious Ceremony In 'tinos' AKA Virgin Mother's Holiday

Religious Ceremony In 'tinos' AKA Virgin Mother's Holiday (1947)

Religious procession and ceremony on the Aegean Island of Tinos.

Sanctuary Of Apollo

Sanctuary Of Apollo (1967)

The ancient ruins at the Sanctuary of Apollo, including race track.

A Monarchy For Greece

A Monarchy For Greece

General Condylis announces abolition of republic in favour of return to monarchy.

25th Anniversary Of Greek Independence

25th Anniversary Of Greek Independence (1948)

Ceremony, army parade, King Paul & family arriving at cathedral, people in national costume.

Earthquake In Greece

Earthquake In Greece (1953)

Shots of devastation after earthquake in Greece.

General De Gaulle Visits Greece

General De Gaulle Visits Greece (1963)

French President Charles de Gaulle visits Greece.

Drama On Greek Visit

Drama On Greek Visit (1963)

Anti-Greek demonstration during the State visit of King and Queen of Greece.

Greek Dancers

Greek Dancers (1962)

An item showing men and women on the Greek island of Corfu as they perform a traditional dance.

French Village In Greece

French Village In Greece (1962)

A lovely travelogue of the Greek island of Corfu.

Greek Independence Day

Greek Independence Day (1926)

A military parade an enormous sports stadium in Athens celebrates Independence Day.

Cleaning Up HMS Daring For Royal Visit

Cleaning Up HMS Daring For Royal Visit (1953)

HMS Daring is cleaned up before visit from Princess Marina and children in Greece.

Earthquake Islands - Greek Earthquake

Earthquake Islands - Greek Earthquake (1953)

Pathe's Cameraman flies over stricken Greek Islands - first picture from Cephalonia.

Greek Children Make Shoes

Greek Children Make Shoes (1949)

Greek children make shoes from leather supplied by UNICEF in Athens.

Crete

Crete (1964)

A tour of Crete takes in the tourist attractions and the local industries.

Holidays Today

Holidays Today (1967)

A colour travelogue showing holidaymakers on the Greek Island of Hydra.

Greek Island Occupied

Greek Island Occupied (1916)

English soldiers organise a football match at port of Tozier on occupied Greek island.

Holidays In Greece

Holidays In Greece (1966)

Holidays in Greece - beach scenes, cafes, villages, ruins, studies of tourists and locals

Island Of The Sun

Island Of The Sun (1963)

Tourists go on a trip around the beautiful Greek islands taking in the scenery and historical sites.

Street Fighting In Athens

Street Fighting In Athens (1945)

British forces fight communists in streets of Athens.