Coronation of the Queen Elizabeth II at Westminster Abbey - introduction.
Coronation of the Queen Elizabeth II at Westminster Abbey - preparations on the day.
Coronation of the Queen Elizabeth II at Westminster Abbey - ceremony in the Abbey.
Coronation of the Queen Elizabeth II at Westminster Abbey - Abbey ceremony & parade.
Dufaycolour film of the Coronation of King George VI and Queen Elizabeth.
Scenes from the Coronation Parade of King Edward VII in London.
Parade to celebrate Queen Victoria's Diamond Jubilee.
Good scenes from the Coronation Parade of King George V in London.
The evangelists Billy Sunday speaks to the troops.
Pope Paul in church and blessing the crowds from balcony.
Pope Pius XI welcomes students to the Vatican, Rome, Italy.
Pope XXIII visits prisoners at Rome jail.
Pope John XXIII is elected in the Vatican.
Voting underway for the election of the new Pope, Rome Italy.
New Pope Paul VI is crowned in front of crowd at St. Peter's Square, Rome.
Queen Elizabeth II attends 900th anniversary of Westminster Abbey. Many royals attend.
Annual Good Friday procession in South of France where crucifixion is re-enacted.
Catholic Procession; c. 1919.
Queen Elizabeth II and Princess Margaret attend consecration of Coventry Cathedral.
Enthronement of the 97th Archbishop of Canterbury.
Doctor Cosmo Gordon Lang is installed as the new Archbishop of Canterbury. Kent.
Footage of the enthronement of the Archbishop of Canterbury, Kent.
Earl Haig attends ceremony as Rudyard Kipling is made Rector of St. Andrew's University.
Rudyard Kipling in London hospital.
The famous author gives his remedies for the world depression.
Peter Pan author, J. M. Barrie is honoured by his home town, Dumfries.
The author Thomas Hardy is buried in Stinsford, Dorset.
Graham Greene leaving Czechoslovakia after short visit.
Author and Nobel Prize Winner, Ernest Hemingway dies of "self-inflicted gunshot" aged 61.
Educational film showing the workings of a blast furnace.
Blacksmith makes and fits new shoes for police horse.
A look at the work of village blacksmith Arthur Booth. Near Darlington, Durham.
Exeter celebrates town's 400th anniversary.
Various shots of American police car driving around. We can just see Sheriff driving.
A Dramatised recruitment film for the Royal Navy. (part 1)
A Dramatised recruitment film for the Royal Navy. (part 2)
Patriotic item showing British warships in the Atlantic Battle Fleet Manoeuvres - great shots of aircraft landing on HMS Eagle.
Queen, Prince Philip and Princess Anne watch Royal Navy fleet from deck of warship.