• Short Summary

    Celebrations of New Year, historical footage of past events from 1900-1950 including royal weddings and coronations, war time events, natural disasters and achievements

  • Description

    Gaumont British Ident

    SLATE INFORMATION: 1950

    ENGLAND: London:
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    AEROPLANES AMERICAN Lib shot as Wright Bros first fly at Kittyhawk..Used issue 1900-1950


    Aeroplanes - English. Lib shot of Bleriot as he crosses the Channel..Used in Issue 1900-1950


    ALCOCK & BROWN. (FLYERS) Scenes at crashed plane & reception of flyers after 1st Atlantic crossing


    BATHING Lib shots Bathing Belles of the 20's...Used issue 1900-1950.


    BROWN SIR ARTHUR WRITTEN (Flyer of Alcock & Brown fame) Scenes at crashed plane & reception of flyers after 1st Atlantic crossing.


    BUS. Lib shot of old London bus in Piccadilly before it was rebuilt..Old dress and motor cars


    CHURCHILL WINSTON MP. Lib shot of Sydney Street Seige in 1910..used Issue 1900-1950


    FASHIONS.. Lib shots Fashion in the Twenties...Used in issue 1900-1950


    MOTORING. Old Motor Car...In London about 25 years ago with old buses and etc etc


    OLD CROCKS Shots of at actual time in London with old buses etc


    PICCADILLY & circus Lib shot Piccadilly used Issue 1900-1950 with old dress busses and motor cars...Before being rebuilt


    Review of the years 1900-1950


    History and Archaeology

    celebrations, Queen Victoria, King Edward VII, Wright brothers, plane, airplane, aeroplane, Old London, automobile, cross Channel flight, King George V, Queen Mary, Derby, First World War, WW I, The Great War, cross Atlantic flight, cancan dancers, jazz, fashion, bathing suits, tennis, film, Lawrence of Arabia, King Alexander assassination, telephone operators, Silver Jubilee, King Edward VIII, abdication, King George VI, coronation, Hindenburg, disaster, accidents, Hitler, World War II, World War Two, WW II, Second World War, fighting, explosions, ships, guns, soldiers, Winston Churchill, President Roosevelt, Mussolini, Clement Atley, Victory Parade, atomic bomb, flags, United Nations, marriage of Princess Elizabeth and Prince Philip, Prince Charles, Queen Mother, Auld Lang Syne
    Background: Celebrations of New Year, historical footage of past events from 1900-1950 including royal weddings and coronations, war time events, natural disasters and achievements

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA8P4GFIDO29M0W5EDVVM5SIOGR
    Media URN:
    VLVA8P4GFIDO29M0W5EDVVM5SIOGR
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    02/01/1950
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:07:46:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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