Thebes ancient Egyptian tomb is discovered by Howard Carter, Egypt.
Thebes ancient Egyptian tomb is discovered by Howard Carter, Egypt.
Item showing Pharaoh Tutankhamen's tomb near Luxor, Egypt.
The wonders of Egypt - Tutankhamun's tomb, the Valley of the Kings, the Pyramids etc.
Tutankhamen exhibition brought from Egypt to Paris.
Shots of material from exhibition of Ancient Egyptian artefacts.
An early travelogue showing boats and life by the Nile and famous historical sites.
Great animation showing the influence the discovery of Tutankhamen's tomb has had on fashion.
A sneak preview of replicas of Egyptian artefacts for the British Empire Exhibition.
Egyptians at new excavation of unknown Sphinx, articles at Cairo museum.
Shots of antiquities from Tutankhamun
Students of archaeology at Cairo University learn about the pyramids on site.
An archaeological discovery - the Avenue of the Sphinx - is found in Egypt.
Crowd at excavation site, pan along ornaments discovered.
Hundreds of Egyptian workers clean sand away from the base of the Sphinx.
A massive 6000 year old statue of Ramses II is moved to the centre of Cairo.
American newsreel item showing reconstruction of temple in Egypt.
Good footage of workers rebuilding of the Karnak Temple in Egypt.
Archaeologists excavating the site of the Avenue of the Sphinxes at Thebes in Egypt.
Ancient Egyptian temples at Abu Simbel, near Aswan. are moved to avoid them being flooded.
Prince Umberto of Italy visits newly discovered ruins in Sakkara, Egypt.
King Albert I of Belgium and his Queen visit King Fuad of Egypt and see the pyramids.
New artefacts excavated near the Valley of the Kings, Egypt.
Runaway schoolboy Howard Jones enjoys his visit to Egypt.
Surveyors and engineers measure Abu Simbel temple.
A tour round ancient Egypt including the sun god's temple at Luxor and the statue of Rameses.
Good shots of people working on the archaeological dig / excavation.
Young people are seen at work on an archaeology dig on the site of Henry VIII's Nonsuch Palace.
A group of archaeology enthusiasts look for buried treasure on the muddy shores of the Thames.
Remains of Tudor entertainment hall found at the Treasury in London.
At Fishbourne near Chichester, remains of a Roman Palace were found and exhibited.
Out takes (rushes, cuts) for stories featured in CP 712.
Archaeologists unearth a Roman villa with mosaic floor at Low Ham in Somerset.
Discovery of a Roman Temple in the City halts building plans for a week.
Roman mosaic found in back garden of a house in Cirencester.
Britain swings like crazy as stories are gathered for the first issue of groovy new magazine 'Intro' (neg version - see note in description).
Item showing relics gathered from the excavation of a Roman temple to god Mithras. London.
An item about volunteers who are excavating the site of a Roman town before it is made into a new road.
New archaeological finds at Lake Como, Italy.
Excavation in progress, masonry and part of a wall which has been found.
Italian newsreel item showing new archaeological discoveries in Rome.
King Gustav talking to party of archaeologists and journalists, Gustav scraping stones, Italy.
Professor Pesu visiting area of Tharros excavations, labourers excavating.
Footage of the excavation sight of the Temples of Paestum, Italy.
Ancient cave paintings found in Italy.
British archaeologists take a tour of Sardinia. Italy.
Benito Mussolini inspects the excavated site of the "Market of Trajan", Rome, Italy.
Aerial shots of the ruined city of Ostia.
New findings at Herculaneum, Roman town buried in Vesuvius eruption.
Excavations take place near ancient Paestum Temple. Southern Italy.
Great coverage of men cleaning statues in the heart of Rome.
Excavations takes place in ancient town of Paestum. Italy.
Archaeologists uncover the ancient Roman city of Herculaneum in Italy.
Ruins of a Roman palace on the Isle of Capri, Italy.
Mussolini inspects an ancient site in Rome.
Sir Rowland Blades visits Ostia.
The King of Italy visits the excavations at Pompeii.
Newly discovered old Roman house at Pompeii, Italy.
Cineviews in Brief - excavations in Leptis Magna and Pompeii; a dam and flooded village in Moravia; and an ancient sword dance in Austria.
Good shots of Vesuvius erupting and floodlit ruins of Pompeii.
Various shots of Pompeii - empty streets, ruins, deserted buildings.
Pilgrimage to Pompeii, Italy.
Archaeological dig underway in coastal swamps of Surinam.
Archaeologists at work on 14th. century remains beneath the Bratislava Castle.
Archaeological breakthrough in Mexico. Good quality throughout.
Modern housing apartments built on and around Budapest's Roman foundations.
Item showing the rock fortress of Masada and relics of the Jewish Zealots uncovered there.
The body of Inca child is found in Andes - perfectly preserved.
More signs of the Roman occupation of Jordan are unearthed by archaeologists.
German tourists come to a Czech town to visit ancient relics.
A look around remarkable temples carved into sandstone cliffs in Jordan.
Historic biblical discoveries at Amman.
Archaeologist Fernane Benoit discovers antique treasures in Marseilles, France.
Monuments of the old Indian civilisation are discovered in Pucara, Argentina.
King Emmanuel of Italy visits the excavated Roman ruins at Leptis Magna, Africa.
Archaeologist Fernane Benoit discovers antique treasures in Marseilles.
Czech archaeologist / scientist Professor Hrozny at work and home.
Buddhist temples and ruins in Ceylon
Ancient catacombs discovered in Pecs during construction work. Hungary.
Out takes (rushes, cuts) for stories featured in CP 550.
Out takes (cuts, rushes) for stories featured in CP 666 and CP 665.
Footage the art work ancient civilisation in the United States of America.
Labourers excavating tombs, the museum, various discoveries.
American archaeologists excavating and researching in Jordan.
Nikita Khruschev arrives in Hungary, takes trip on Danube and inspects archaeological site.
Ruins at Carthago and some treasures on display.
UNESCO investigates 3,000 year old ruins in Bolivia.
Colour travel item showing various places in Tunisia.
Travelogue of Cyprus, contrast of a war torn country and a holiday destination.
Remains of ship "Nancy" which sank in 1814 are found in Canada.
The Second of Emperor Caligula's state galley's is found in the mud of an Italian lake.
Italian archaeologists raise the wreck of an ancient Roman ship from Lake Nemi.
Roman Ship uncovered in the River Thames, London
The Navy hope to salvage treasure from a sunken Spanish Galleon in Tobermory Harbour.
Deep-sea diver investigates wreck of destroyer off Malta.
Item showing ships being drained and salvaged.
Divers break wrecked ships in parts so they can be salvaged.
Underwater footage of wrecked ship in Malta Harbour - from NP 296.
British troops get warm welcome as they enter Libyan towns.
Historical exhibition of surgery items, instruments and techniques.
Dead Sea Scrolls exhibited at British Museum, London.
The Israel Elal Museum in Jerusalem.
Funeral service and flashback through the life of Queen Elisabeth of the Belgians.
Views of the Sphinx in Egypt.
Various views of ruined antiquities in Egypt.
A steamer sails up the river Nile to show various ancient temples and statues in Egypt.