Tomas Masaryk, president of Czechoslovakia, at sports stadium.
Seventh meeting of the League of Nations.
A procession of military personnel marks 10th anniversary of Republic of Czechoslovakia.
The fire brigade and cleaners scrub and wash the statues of Prague.
Impressive shots of ice-skater Vera Kruba practising for the Olympic Games. Prague, Czechoslovakia.
Whole community gets involved brining in fishing nets full of carp.
Woman wins Pardubitzer Steeplechase -one of the hardest horse races in Europe.
Radium is mined in Czechoslovakia and patients at the Jachymo Institute undergo radiation treatment - no soundtrack for this issue.
Massive Christmas trees cut down in forest and taken to decorate city streets.
German troops drive into the Sudetenland to the greetings of the people - Hitler appears.
Details from census forms in Prague are punched onto cards by special machinery.
Czechoslovakian soldiers seen in training, throwing hand grenades from trenches.
Hundreds of men and girls do exercises in formation to music in Prague's Masaryk Stadium.
British politicians hold crisis meeting as situation escalates in Czechoslovakia. Downing Street, London.
Czech military and air force troops in training exercises.
People cross the border of Czechoslovakia into Germany during the Czech Crisis.
Chamberlain makes second trip to Germany to see Hitler; news of Czech mobilisation breaks.
Appeals for subscriptions to the Czech National Defence are sent out as troops mobilise.
The President of Czechoslovakia, Eduard Benes, resigns handing power to Jan Syrovy.
The new bells of St. George's church are consecrated and hoisted to their tower. Prague, Czechoslovakia.
Adolf Hitler and Nazi troops enter Prague in Czechoslovakia.
Food is given out to the needy in German occupied Sudetenland.
Various shots of Rumanian royals - they meet with Polish leader.
Czechoslovakian volunteers prepare to serve in France with Allied Forces.
Lord Halifax and Jan Masaryk sign a pact of military co-operation.
Two shots of a packed audience clapping, from the front of house
Shots of town of Jindrichuv Hradec, Czechoslovakia.
Prime Minster of Czechoslovakia, Dr Benes, talks abut the war. 1940?
Documentary tracing the history of Prague placing it within the context of the Nazi threat.
Parade of young people attending the "Adolescent Sokol" through Prague.
Liberation of Prague.
Dr Edouard Benes, President of Czechoslovakia returns home to Prague.
Czechoslovakia after war receiving UNRRA help.
Czechoslovakian officials carry out a Black market check at a Railway station in Prague.
Exhibition at home of former Nazi Gauleiter of occupied Czechoslovakia, Henlein.
Wine production in Moravia region, Czechoslovakia.
People celebrating Czechoslovak Independence Day, October 28th.
Celebration of the Russian Revolution in Prague, Czechoslovakia.
Father Josef Tiso in court on trial as a traitor. Czechoslovakia.
International film festival at Karlovy Vary, Czechoslovakia.
Sweet makers in Prague show off their skills - lots of sugar and gingerbread.
Two madcap Czechs go for a swim in icy water.
New sport of snow skating in Czechoslovakia.
Czech government ministers attend fashion show for babies. Czechoslovakia.
Massive celebrations for May Day in Prague.
Good footage of hop pickers at work in Czechoslovakia.
President Edouard Benes and his wife travel through Slovakia on a train.
Children lost in Germany are reunited with their parents in Czechoslovakia.
Former leaders of Slovak state sentenced in Bratislava and Prague, Czechoslovakia.
Boys in Czechoslovakia learn crafts and trades such as glassblowing and tailoring.
Numerous statesmen turn out to help President Benes celebrate his 63rd birthday.
Item showing new hydro power station on the river Vah. Czechoslovakia.
Good item showing film star Rita Hayworth in Czechoslovakia.
Soldiers on military assault course in Czechoslovakia.
Various shots of the "South Bohemian Co-op Dairies", good shot of a small butter mountain and dairy machinery.
Various rather delightful scenes of soldiers entertaining school children on their barracks.
World Federation of Democratic Youth meets in Prague.
Goods transferred from Russian to Czech wagons at the Czech-Soviet border.
Nationalised Skoda works in Plzen, Czechoslovakia, producing new steam locomotives.
The trial of the perpetrators of the massacre in Lidice, Czechoslovakia.
Army builds a bridge at Cheb region in Czechoslovakia.
Celebrations at the Slovakian village.
Government changes in Czechoslovakia.
Communists take over Czechoslovakia.
President of Czechoslovakia Edouard Benes dies.
Massive funeral in Prague for Czech diplomat and statesman Jan Masaryk.
Famous caves full of beautiful rock formations are reopened in Bouzov, Czechoslovakia.
Jan Masaryk urges people of Czechoslovakia to accept the new communist government.
Physical training display in Prague. Organised by Sokol, non-political Physical Culture Society.
Various shots of Prague in Czechoslovakia.
Premier Clement Gottwald addresses meeting of workers in Prague, Czechoslovakia.
People at Trade Fair in Prague - Czech commentary.
Czechoslovakia celebrates 30th anniversary of the republic.
Dancing forms part of victory celebrations in Prague, Czechoslovakia.
Workers stop for 5 minutes to state their demands. Czechoslovakia.
Various shots of the 600th annual pilgrimage procession to the Holy Mountain.
Various scenes in the unopposed election of Klement Gottwald to the Presidency of Czechoslovakia, with shots of "show-of-hands" vote, and huge crowd scenes outside Prague Castle.
Marshall Tito in Prague.
Sokol Festival celebrations on Army Day in Czechoslovakia.
Jan Papanek presents Czechoslovakia's case to the UN after the Communist coup
British racing driver Peter Whitehead wins Czech Grand Prix.
Tractor school in Czechoslovakia.
Delegates arriving, listening and speaking at the conference in Prague.
Cars & trucks on railway truck, inspected by officials incl. Plojhar and Hamilton.
Procession, with marchers in shape of a star and large bust of Masaryk, Gottwald watching.
Conference delegates and audience clapping, Nosek & Slansky at rostrum, crowd in street.
General views of Marianske Lazne and the festival building, a packed audience and the Czech Film Symphonic Orchestra playing music from the film "Siren".
The performance of the three finalists in the "Jan Kubelik" International Violin Competition in Prague.
President Klement Gottwald attends Miners Day at Ostrava-Karvinna, Czechoslovakia.
Czech newsreel item about Army Day in Prague.
Following the death of Gottwald President Zapotocky takes over in Czechoslovakia.
Eastern European version of public reaction the last illness and death of Stalin.
Part 2 of the account of the grief of the Czechoslovak people at the death of Stalin
Various shots of Nehru arriving at Prague airport with Mrs Indira Gandhi, and in talks with Czechoslovakian Premier Villiam Siroky.
Antonin Novotny becomes the new President of Czechoslovakia.
Item showing story of the Sputnik satellite. Czechoslovakia.
Prague railway station changes from steam to electricity. Czechoslovakia.
Khruschev and Bulganin visit Czechoslovakian leaders in Prague.
Large crowd of women dancing in formation in huge sports arena in Prague.
Cancer research in Prague centre. Good quality.
Workers collect their pay in self service fashion at timber factory in Bukoza, Czechoslovakia.
Khruschev receiving rapturous welcomes on his railway journey across Czechoslovakia.
Traditional Easter celebrations in Czechoslovakia.
Chest pulled out of lake and close ups of the documents discovered inside.
German tourists come to a Czech town to visit ancient relics.
Czech newsreel alleges many WWII war criminals are yet to be brought to justice.
People of a Czech wine growing region celebrate their harvest of grapes with a parade.
Czechoslovakian President Antonin Novotny is re-elected.
Couple with all their children and great grand children gathering round to offer congratulations.
Hunters looking for boar, hounds surround boar that is then shot.
Christmas window displays and people shopping.
Display of beautiful Czech jewellery in Prague.
Children's musical quartet in Czechoslovakia
Stalagmites and stalactites in Moravian mountains.
A helicopter lays cables, and houses are demolished for new motorway. Czechoslovakia.
International jazz festival in Prague, Czechoslovakia.
Carp at fish farm, toys and tree at children's home and wall paintings in Trebic.
Underground Nazi factory found in cave in Czechoslovakia.
Footballers get into fight during the match between Prague Sport and Bratislava Inter.
International artists meet Czech minister Hajek, Evelyn Lear sings and pianist Rubinstein plays.
A performance of Haydn by orchestra and choir in a gothic cathedral.
Beautiful architecture and snowy sights of Prague.
New suspension bridge in Czechoslovakia
Model remote control cars on show and racing.
Czechoslovakian Gypsy pop singer, Karel Gott on stage in Prague.
People enjoy a camping holiday near Mahha Lake in Czechoslovakia.
Women do their shopping in a market in the Czech town of Gottwaldov.
Footage of Buchlov Castle in Czechoslovakia.
Sombre item showing the short-lived optimism of Prague in the 1968 'Spring of Freedom'.
Various stories relating to Russian invasion of Czechoslovakia.
Czech crisis - British parliament is recalled and Czech sympathisers demonstrate in London.
Plenary session of the Czech Communist Party in Prague.
Political talks in Prague, one week after the Russian Invasion.
A moving film shows the Czech government meeting with Warsaw Pact forces deployed in city
Russian troops saunter through streets of Prague, talk to civilians & shots of armoured vehicles.
Discussion amongst Communist leaders as problems increase in Czechoslovakia.
Russian tank crews sit in the heart of the Czech capital.
Funeral of Czech student who killed himself in protest against Russian occupation.
Celebrations of Liberation Day in Czechoslovakia with strong Russian presence.
Twenty fifth anniversary of the Czech uprising marked in Banska Bystrica.
May Day celebrations around the Czechoslovakia.
Prague under heavy snow after record snowfall.
Good item showing Ella Fitzgerald singing "Black Magic" in Prague, Czechoslovakia.
The Gypsy Pop Group 'Roma Star' perform a number in Czechoslovakia.