Japanese Prince Hirohito visits Britain.
Prince Hirohito of Japan inspects troops.
Japanese military personnel visit England.
Footage of the Japanese fleet.
A procession of carnival floats in Japan.
Japanese Festival sees modern Japan returning to traditional ways for ancient ceremony.
Prince Hirohito of Japan inspects the navy at Rosyth on his visit to Scotland.
Prince Hirohito of Japan is greeted by King George V on his first trip to Britain. He pays respects at Cenotaph.
Crown Prince Hirohito of Japan with Prime Minister David Lloyd George at Chequers.
Crown Prince Hirohito of Japan visits Britain.
Crown Prince Hirohito pays state visit to Britain.
Crown Prince Hirohito of Japan receives honorary degree at Cambridge University.
Japanese scenes focusing on the making of parasols, artificial flowers and wooden shoes.
Japan ends its occupation of Siberia.
A parade in Tokyo shows a mixture of traditional and modern costume and uniform.
Shots of Tokyo before the earthquake destroyed it.
Different nations come together to support Japanese earthquake victims.
The people of Japan try to reconstruct their country after the earthquake.
Tokyo mourns the late Emperor Yoshihito.
Young Japanese men enlist for duty and are given a patriotic send off.
Processions of mourners at the funeral of Emperor Yoshihito.
The Japanese people flock to a naval review.
Japanese Buddhists in religious procession to Ikegami Temple.
Emperor Hirohito inspects his troops at Yoyogi parade ground.
Footage of the Japanese troops being rushed to the Chinese war zone in Shantung.
Enormous crowds wave goodbye to Japanese soldiers leaving for the Chinese Front.
Footage of a procession during the Japanese Festival of the Gion Shrine.
Footage of Setsuko Matsudaira, the bride of Prince Chichibu of Japan.
People in Japan climb Fujiyama mountain to watch the sunrise.
Hirohito becomes Emperor of Japan, and big parades mark the event in Kyoto.
Japanese women have a game of billiards - quite cute.
Japanese farmers carry out ceremonial to ensure good harvest of rice. Namaguchi, Japan.
The Emperor reviews troops at the end of successful manoeuvres.
Prince Takamatsu and his wife take a tour around Croydon Airport.
Two stories - Japanese way of carrying a baby and the Oldest Apple Tree in the North West of U.S.A.
Behind the scenes shots of the making of a Japanese Samurai film.
Snow scenes in Japan - people carry parasols and umbrellas to keep the snow off.
Footage of a Japanese ice breaker cutting through the frozen waters near Sakhalin.
Various scenes of Japan under snow including ice skating and a snowball fight.
Story about Japanese women - their housework, their clothes and their pastimes.
Women workers pick tea leaves at the Emperors plantation in Japan.
Harrowing scenes of destruction from Shanghai during Sino-Japanese war.
Chinese troops and civilians retreat ahead of the Japanese advance - Sino-Japanese War.
Old fashioned techniques used in the production of Japanese wooden clogs.
Japanese ceremony to celebrate their defeat of Korea many centuries before.
Men float down the Hodzu River in Japan on primitive floats.
Mass exercise demonstrations at a sports stadium in Japan.
A model pagoda, carved from jade stone in Japan.
Various material on the Sino-Japanese war, including discussions at League of Nations.
Picturesque lantern festival is held in Japan.
The Shinto Festival takes place in Japan.
Natural disasters in Japan - earthquake in Sizuoka and flooding in Osaka.
Germany and Japan sign anti-communism pact.
Japanese threat to China increases.
Japanese attack of the university town of Tientsin in Northern China.
Latest news on Japanese aggression of China.
Japanese troops enter Peking.
Chinese and Japanese fight on streets of Shanghai.
Further pictures of Chino/Japanese war.
Americans refugees from Shanghai returning to America.
Latest images of the Chino/ Japanese war.
Last images of fighting between Chinese and Japanese troops in China.
Latest pictures from China - battle for Shanghai.
Fighting for Shanghai continues.
Chino / Japanese war - the latest pictures.
Japanese continue their attack on Shanghai - the worst fights are in Chapei, a slum area.
Scenes from front line as Sino-Japanese War enters its 100th day.
Japanese army invades walled city of Paoting, part of Sino-Japanese War.
Japanese army invades China's richest city - Shanghai. Shots of street fighting.
Market traders festival in Tokyo where men demonstrate their strength by lifting and balancing great weights.
Japanese fishermen go out in their boat and fish for tunny.
Japanese men give a demonstration of Kendo.
Japanese army advancing up Yangtze River towards Nanking.
Japanese troops advance across China, shots of action at front line.
latest report on Japanese invasion of China.
Japanese army advances towards capital, Nanking.
Japanese army advancing across China.
British officers confer with Japanese Army on banks of Huangpu River in Shanghai.
Gunboat Panay bombed on Yangste River - American government (including FDR) reacts.
The Japanese Army march into Nanking.
Scenes of the Sino-Japanese war as the Japanese army advances through the country.
Japanese troops advance on Pingyanfu.
The opening game of Japan's baseball season.
A look at the destruction caused by the conflicts between Japan and Russia, and Japan and China.
Destruction in China from Japanese bombs and the flooded Yangtze River near Hankow.
Japanese army and navy troops advance on Hankow in China.
Scenes of destruction in Japan after severe storms swept across the country.
The people of Tokyo celebrate Japanese victories in their war with China.
The Japanese bomb Hankow in China during the Sino-Japanese war.
The former Japanese Ambassador Ehito Saito's ashes are carried through the streets of Washington DC.
Japanese priests present gifts at the San Francisco World Fair in the United States of America.
The Japanese Derby horse race in Japan.
Processes involved in making Japanese parasols.
Footage of Japanese military demonstration under the watching eyes of Emperor Hirohito.
Footage of Hong Kong during the Japanese blockade.
Wounded Japanese soldiers relaxing at Najana hospital in Japan.
Chinese prisoners of war are searched by Japanese soldiers, Shanghai, China.
Footage of the Chino - Japanese war in China.
Footage of British delegates meeting Japanese delegates for discussions in Tien-tsin in Japan.
Footage of talks between British Ambassador Robert Craigie and Japanese Foreign Minister in Tokyo, Japan.
Good footage of the Japanese's advance in China.
The crew of aircraft the 'Nippon' are greeted by thousands of people after round the world flight. Tokyo.
Footage of Geisha girls dancing in Japan.
A Women's Water Polo match in Tokyo.
Japanese artists at work on pieces for an art exhibition at Ueno Park in Japan.
Japanese billiards champions do tricks and people skate on the frozen Zuyder Zee in Holland.
Japanese skiers make their way up the snowy slopes of Mount Fuji and ski down.
Japanese daffodil crops are picked and a new anti-accident device for railways.
Japanese children in a Tokyo playground and snow sculptures in a village outside the city.
Emperor Hirohito of Japan views mass physical exercise displays at Festival of Youth
More film of the continuing war between China and Japan.
The Japanese enjoy swimming, diving and angling.
An avalanche in Japan smashes a bridge and sends a train crashing to a river bed.
Japanese bombers attack Chungking in China. Scenes of Chinatown in London.
Scenes of Sumo wrestling contest in Japan.
Viscount Kano believes there is still hope for Japan to realise who their friends are.
Japanese emperor Hirohito visiting wounded soldiers and drives through town.
Japanese General Masahary Homma sentenced for war crimes in Japan.
Wife of Japanese Emperor Hirohito, Empress Nagako, visits hospitals and orphanages.
Americans take Japanese base on the island of Saipan.
Japanese children ski down a slope while adults take a ski-jump.
Emperor Hirohito and Empress Nagako preside over Japan's 2600th birthday celebrations.
British subjects board a ship to leave Japan on the advice of the authorities.
America prepares to fight Japan after the bombing of Pearl Harbour.
Japanese bomb Pearl Harbour - America declares war against the Axes.
Japanese and other foreigners are rounded up in America.
Material covering actions in America just after Japanese attack on Pearl Harbour.
People in Hawaii get ready for more attacks just after Pearl Harbour.
Footage of Japanese aerial, naval and infantry attack on Hong Kong.
Clearing up operation after the attack on Pearl Harbour.
Roosevelt's famous 'date which will live in infamy' speech declaring war on the Japanese.
America prepares for war and Hawaii in the aftermath of the first Japanese raids.
Angry item cries for vengeance against Emperor Hirohito and the Japanese.
Japanese ship carries Japanese citizens home from Australia.
Australians fighting the Japanese in the forests of Timor.
American troops reclaim Pacific island of Guam with heavy opposition from Japanese.
Argentina breaks off relations with Germany and Japan.
American Flying Fortresses bomb Tokyo.
American troops invasion of Iwo-Jima.
Another American invasion in the Pacific - Okinawa.
American troops fight Japanese at Okinawa and in Pacific.
Japanese suicide bombers at training and in action against American warship in Pacific.
Japan ready to surrender - People celebrating in London - Atomic bomb speech.
Japanese delegation which is to sigh surrender documents is on its way to Manila.
British and American warships enter Sagami Bay off Tokyo.
Japanese delegates sign surrender documents onboard US ship 'Missouri'.
American troops occupy island of Okinawa.
Emperor Hirohito goes to tomb of his father Yoshihito to confess war loss. Japan.
Shots of the bombed Mitsubishi aircraft factory in Nagoya. Japan.
Celebrations of VJ-Day in America.
American soldiers enter Tokyo - American newsreel story.
Celebrations of the VJ-Day in London.
Documentary covering the decisions surrounding the dropping of the first Atomic bomb on Hiroshima
Documentary covering the decisions surrounding the dropping of the first Atomic bomb on Hiroshima
Emperor Hirohito tours ruined city of Yokohama, he wears civilian suit.
Trial of former Japanese Premier Hidaki Tojo + execution of Japanese General Shampei.
Japan's first democratic elections, women get vote, some rioting.
Japanese Emperor Hirohito reads the country's new constitution.
Emperor Hirohito opens Japans new Parliament.
Japanese elections are marred by rioting.
Japanese general election - women vote, votes are counted, queues form outside poling station.
General Eichelberger with Mrs. D. MacArthur visiting Fuija Hotel to feed carp and have tea.
Tokyo Police Chief Lewis Valentine inspects first Japanese policewomen.
Various scenes of reconstruction in Japan after the war.
Trial of General Yamashita in American military court.
Japanese Emperor Hirohito announces new constitution.
Japan suffers from an earthquake and tidal wave while a ship burns in Birkenhead Harbour.
Japanese Emperor Hirohito visits flood victims in Kanto and Saitama.
Emperor Hirohito visits Hiroshima for first time since atom bomb was dropped. Japan.
People listening to political speakers and voting in elections in Japan.