Life sized model dinosaurs are posed in the gardens of Crystal Palace.
Druids await first rays of midsummer sun to start ritual which acclaims the longest day.
Aldershot Tattoo sees reconstruction of the invasion of Britain by the Ancient Romans.
A travelogue around Athens, Piraeus and Vouliagmini.
Elegant dance routine performed by girls in flimsy frocks - Ancient Greek style movements.
Olympic flame, symbol of Olympic Games, leaves Greece and starts its journey to Wembley.
Great aerial shots of Rome as we see some of the major historical sights of the city.
Various shots of Pompeii - empty streets, ruins, deserted buildings.
Good footage of the excavation of the ancient town of Herculaneum in Italy.
Guests dress in togas for a party at the Roman Baths to mark the beginning of the Bath Festival.
Roman gladiators from Chipperfield's circus practise their chariot racing in Hackney. London.
The wonders of Egypt - Tutankhamun's tomb, the Valley of the Kings, the Pyramids etc.
Thebes ancient Egyptian tomb is discovered by Howard Carter, Egypt.
Restoration work on the famous Egyptian monument.
A story of the pyramids.
British soldiers visit an Egyptian farm and see how it is run.
Reproduction prehistoric silk screen paintings by Douglas Mazonowicz at his studio in Farnham, Surrey.
Good footage of the ancient caves on the island of Sicily.
Dr Barnum Brown shows us a prehistoric dinosaur footprint at the American Museum of Natural History.
Footage the art work ancient civilisation in the United States of America.
Crowds of people visit the Carlsbad Caverns in New Mexico.
A look at various fossils.
Bones of a dinosaur are lifted from the bottom of a lake in Florida.
The pyramids in Egypt are explored by British aviators.
Circus performers drive Roman style chariots around the grounds of Crystal Palace.