Sir Rowland Blades visits Ostia.
Prince Umberto of Italy visits newly discovered ruins in Sakkara, Egypt.
King Emmanuel of Italy visits the excavated Roman ruins at Leptis Magna, Africa.
Benito Mussolini inspects the excavated site of the "Market of Trajan", Rome, Italy.
Benito Mussolini lends a hand in the demolition of some buildings.
Views of the Sphinx in Egypt.
Great coverage of men cleaning statues in the heart of Rome.
Italian archaeologists raise the wreck of an ancient Roman ship from Lake Nemi.
King Albert I of Belgium and his Queen visit King Fuad of Egypt and see the pyramids.
Views of a Persian city (Persepolis?) which was razed to the ground by Alexander the Great.
Hundreds of Egyptian workers clean sand away from the base of the Sphinx.
Mussolini inspects an ancient site in Rome.
Footage the art work ancient civilisation in the United States of America.
Footage of the excavation sight of the Temples of Paestum, Italy.
Archaeologists uncover the ancient Roman city of Herculaneum in Italy.
Cineviews in Brief - excavations in Leptis Magna and Pompeii; a dam and flooded village in Moravia; and an ancient sword dance in Austria.
Roundup of the latest world's news
Ruins of a Roman palace on the Isle of Capri, Italy.
Documentary film about 1938 - people become aware of the growing threat of war.
British troops get warm welcome as they enter Libyan towns.
Good shots of Allied troops amidst the ancient ruins near Palmyra in Syria.
Archaeologists unearth a Roman villa with mosaic floor at Low Ham in Somerset.
Italian newsreel item showing new archaeological discoveries in Rome.
Archaeologist Fernane Benoit discovers antique treasures in Marseilles.
Greek architecture and Count Bernadotte attends a church service
Newly discovered old Roman house at Pompeii, Italy.
Historical exhibition of surgery items, instruments and techniques.
Archaeologist Fernane Benoit discovers antique treasures in Marseilles, France.
Archaeologists go diving and exploring in Wookey Hole Cave, Somerset.
Czech archaeologist / scientist Professor Hrozny at work and home.
American newsreel item showing reconstruction of temple in Egypt.
Egyptians at new excavation of unknown Sphinx, articles at Cairo museum.
Pilgrimage to Pompeii, Italy.
Good footage of workers rebuilding of the Karnak Temple in Egypt.
Students of archaeology at Cairo University learn about the pyramids on site.
Documentary about life in Iraq - political history, religion, traditions, industry etc.
The working of an Automated motor engine production line sponsored by B.M.C.
A look at Palestine's sacred places.
The Navy hope to salvage treasure from a sunken Spanish Galleon in Tobermory Harbour.
The Viking ship Hugin presented to Ramsgate and Broadstairs by Prince Georg of Denmark.
Excavations take place near ancient Paestum Temple. Southern Italy.
Queen Elizabeth II visits Dorchester and Lere, Dorset.
The body of Inca child is found in Andes - perfectly preserved.
Item showing relics gathered from the excavation of a Roman temple to god Mithras. London.
Princess Pignatelli breaking champagne bottle on derrick.
Discovery of a Roman Temple in the City halts building plans for a week.
A massive 6000 year old statue of Ramses II is moved to the centre of Cairo.
Runaway schoolboy Howard Jones enjoys his visit to Egypt.
Crowd at excavation site, pan along ornaments discovered.
New findings at Herculaneum, Roman town buried in Vesuvius eruption.
British archaeologists take a tour of Sardinia. Italy.
Ruins of King Solomon's Mines, new copper workings, Armed Guard patrolling.
An item about volunteers who are excavating the site of a Roman town before it is made into a new road.
King Gustav talking to party of archaeologists and journalists, Gustav scraping stones, Italy.
New artefacts excavated near the Valley of the Kings, Egypt.
Excavations takes place in ancient town of Paestum. Italy.
Archaeological dig underway in coastal swamps of Surinam.
Ancient cave paintings found in Italy.
Excavation in progress, masonry and part of a wall which has been found.
Professor Pesu visiting area of Tharros excavations, labourers excavating.
Historic biblical discoveries at Amman.
Labourers excavating tombs, the museum, various discoveries.
British troops stationed in Jordan to protect King Hussein.
Family of four takes a cruise to the Mediterranean on the SS Arcadia. c. 1959
Young people are seen at work on an archaeology dig on the site of Henry VIII's Nonsuch Palace.
Dinosaurs in Crystal Palace Park are restored under supervision of natural history expert.
Various shots around parts of Rome - showing many ancient Roman sites.
Travelogue with dummy Lord Charles and Ray Alan covers Wales, Bath and Cornwall.
Russian President Nikita Khrushchev and his family visit France.
Material relating to newsreel story "France Likes K" - 60/28
Duke and Duchess of Gloucester visit the sites of Ancient Greece.
Remains of Tudor entertainment hall found at the Treasury in London.
A travelogue around Athens, Piraeus and Vouliagmini.
Archaeological breakthrough in Mexico. Good quality throughout.
Documentary film covering the Queen's visit to Ghana and West Africa.
Documentary film covering the Queen's visit to Ghana and West Africa.
Queen Elizabeth II tours Persia with the Duke of Edinburgh.
Masjide Shah Mosque, Shah of Persia and Queen Farah in the ruins of Persepolis.
Material relating to newsreel story "Queen in Persia" - 61/20.
Shots of tourists around Alexandria in Egypt.
A group of archaeology enthusiasts look for buried treasure on the muddy shores of the Thames.
More signs of the Roman occupation of Jordan are unearthed by archaeologists.
Scenes of London, Athens, San Francisco and Sydney
Material relating to newsreel story "Duke's Successful Tour" - 62/22.
Buddhist temples and ruins in Ceylon
Out takes (cuts, rushes) for stories featured in CP 466.
French President Charles de Gaulle visits Greece.
Images of Israel with UN trucks and mixed population.
A tour around Mexico - modern and ancient.
Roman Ship uncovered in the River Thames, London
Archaeologists excavating the site of the Avenue of the Sphinxes at Thebes in Egypt.
German tourists come to a Czech town to visit ancient relics.
American archaeologists excavating and researching in Jordan.
A tour of Crete takes in the tourist attractions and the local industries.
Princess Irene announces engagement and Queen Juliana of the Netherlands visits Mexico.
A steamer sails up the river Nile to show various ancient temples and statues in Egypt.
Modern housing apartments built on and around Budapest's Roman foundations.
Cuts (rushes, out takes) for story CRETE in CP 474.
An archaeological discovery - the Avenue of the Sphinx - is found in Egypt.
Surveyors and engineers measure Abu Simbel temple.
Ancient Egyptian temples at Abu Simbel, near Aswan. are moved to avoid them being flooded.
A tour round ancient Egypt including the sun god's temple at Luxor and the statue of Rameses.
Out takes (rushes, cuts) for stories featured in CP 550.
Travelogue of Cyprus, contrast of a war torn country and a holiday destination.
Various scenic shots of Egypt.
Out takes (rushes, cuts) for the stories featured in CP 542.
Dead Sea Scrolls exhibited at British Museum, London.
The Israel Elal Museum in Jerusalem.
UNESCO investigates 3,000 year old ruins in Bolivia.
A look around remarkable temples carved into sandstone cliffs in Jordan.
Results of irrigation - stony wasteland replaced by industry, orchards & canneries.
German publisher Axel Springer opens the Library of Archaeology and Art in Jerusalem
Ruins at Carthago and some treasures on display.
Archaeologists at work on 14th. century remains beneath the Bratislava Castle.
Around the world in nearly 8 minutes and in no particular order in this rip-snortingly fast tour!
Out takes (cuts, rushes) for stories featured in CP 666 and CP 665.
Item showing the rock fortress of Masada and relics of the Jewish Zealots uncovered there.
Out takes (cuts, rushes) for story featured in CP 647.
Out takes (cuts, rushes) for story featured in CP 662 - quintessential "Swinging '60s" material.
Britain swings like crazy as stories are gathered for the first issue of groovy new magazine 'Intro' (neg version - see note in description).
Britain swings like crazy as stories are gathered for the first issue of groovy new magazine 'Intro' (print version of story, in correct order).
Travelogue showing the influences from the north, south, east and west on Turkey.
Harps being made and played in Hungary.
Out takes (rushes, cuts) for stories featured in CP 712.
Roman mosaic found in back garden of a house in Cirencester.
At Fishbourne near Chichester, remains of a Roman Palace were found and exhibited.
Ancient catacombs discovered in Pecs during construction work. Hungary.
Israel as a holiday destination is proposed in this travelogue.
New archaeological finds at Lake Como, Italy.
Monuments of the old Indian civilisation are discovered in Pucara, Argentina.
Good shots of people working on the archaeological dig / excavation.
Colour travel item showing various places in Tunisia.
Two craftsmen seen at work on a scale model of Caernarvon Castle.