Civil Rights leader talks about racial issues surrounding the constitution
Excellent interview with leading American Civil Rights activist.
Library compilation story showing Martin Luther King, including "I have a dream ..." speech.
March of the freedom fighters in Jackson, Mississippi.
Black civil-rights activist is shot in the back whilst marching, his assailant is arrested.
Dr. Martin Luther King leads peaceful civil rights march in Selma, Alabama.
Luther King & others march from Selma to Montgomery, Johnson's speech to Congress.
US President Lyndon Johnson sighs Civil Rights Bill in Washington.
Republican delegates arrive to republican rally in San Francisco, USA.
Martin Luther King attends Dutch conference. Excellent quality.
Martin Luther King delivers famous dream speech during Civil Rights march on Washington.
Mass crowd gathers in Washington for the Civil Rights march.
Democratic Convention in Philadelphia. Truman is elected.
The Dixiecrats hold their convention in Birmingham, Alabama. United States of America.
Martin Luther King's wife accepts award on behalf of her late husband.
Luther King addresses crowd in New York & Mrs Luther King speaks at rally in San Francisco
Honorary degrees presented by Free University of Amsterdam.
American President Lyndon Johnson signs a new voting rights bill.
Fires burn and National Guardsmen patrol the streets during Race Riots in Cleveland.
Lives are lost as fires sweep through Los Angeles during race riots. America.
American newsreel about admission of first black student to Mississippi University.
Funeral of Black Panther George Jackson. America.
Round-up of stories on attempted school integration in the southern states of the USA.
The Ku Klux Klan initiates 700 new members in Georgia.
Ku Klux Klan members march in Washington. USA (U.S.A.)
John F. Kennedy elected for the new President of USA.
President-Elect John F Kennedy pays a visit to his defeated opponent Richard Nixon.
America elects John F. Kennedy for President - President's ancestral Irish village rejoices.
President Elect John F. Kennedy is busy preparing to move to White House.
Very good item showing Richard Nixon and John F Kennedy on TV and campaign trails.
Inauguration of JFK in Washington, USA.
America reacts to the failed Bay of Pigs invasion of Castro's Cuba.
Fidel Castro attacks America for aggression during the Bay of Pigs invasion.
President Kennedy pledges not to abandon Cuba to communism
Fidel Castro puts his militia on alert for US invasion. Cuba.
USA breaks off relations with Casto's Cuba
American President Kennedy speaking in UN on joint moon flight with Russians.
First intake for President Kennedy's newly-created 'Peace Corps' assemble for training.
Peace Corps - it's objectives and prospects to incorporate young people. Excellent quality
American newsreel item showing JFK performing official duties in Washington DC.
Good shots of East German workers assembling the Berlin Wall, US Senator Humphrey visits.
People living near the Berlin Wall are cleared from their homes in the Easter Sector.
No relaxation of Cold War tensions in the German capital. Guards change at Spandau Prison.
American presence at streets of Berlin during tensions with USSR.
Aerial flight along the Berlin wall.
Wall dividing East and West Germany continues to be built, at Thuringia.
First black American registers at the University causing discord, Kennedy speaks on the matter.
The end game of the Cuban Missile Crisis.
Soviet ships taking missiles back to Russia from Cuba.
U.S. Marines at points around the base at Guantanamo prepared for any sudden attack.
Stevenson's speech to the UN Security Council asking for dismantling of missile sites on Cuba.
U Thant is voted Secretary General of the United Nations in New York
U Thant makes a statement to the press, Mikoyan arrives in New York en route to Cuba.
Good round up of the issues of the Cuban Missile Crisis.
Newsreel item of aerial shots, OAS and UN meetings, Cuban demos and US evacuation of base.
Foreign Ministers meeting in Uruguay to discuss Cuban issue.
Kennedy announces lifting of the blockade he put on arms entering Cuba to press.
President Kennedy's press conference attended by Khruschev's daughter and son in law.
Anastas Mikoyan in US following talks in Cuba
Kennedy's broadcast to the nation announces US blockade and calls for UN emergency meeting
Scenes following the assassination of American President John F Kennedy.
Item covering the assassination and funeral of American President John F. Kennedy. America.
President Johnson's quick tour of New York and New England
Lyndon Johnson gives his State Of The Union speech to the Houses of Congress.
More scenes of Beatlemania as the Fab Four land in New York.
Beatlemania scenes at London Airport as the Fab Four set off for a tour of the USA.
Fans turn out to welcome The Beatles back from their tour of America. London Airport.
The Beatles arrive to New York.
British band Beatles arrive to Washington D.C.
US President Johnson delivers his 'State of the Union' speech to the Congress.
America declares war on North Vietnam as response to sea attacks
Lyndon B. Johnson wins the 1964 US Presidential elections.
President Johnson and Senator Barry Goldwater campaigning with their families.
President Lyndon B. Johnson takes inauguration oath.
Large numbers of people demonstrate against the war in Vietnam.
American people in New York march in support of the war against Vietnam
Footage of the singer Marian Anderson singing 'My Country 'tis of Thee' in Washington.
US Secretary of State General George Marshall speaking at UN Conference in Paris.
Dr Ralph Bunch wins Nobel Peace Prize for work with United Nations. America.
Princess Marina, Duchess of Kent, on State visit during independence celebrations. Ghana.
The first all-African dominion Ghana celebrates its independence.
Duchess of Kent flies to Ghana to take part in its independence celebrations.
US tennis singles finals - Althea Gibson and Mel Anderson win.
Lew Hoad wins men's singles final, Anthea Gibson wins women's singles final at Wimbledon.
Princess Alexandra declares the independence of Nigeria.
King Baudouin of Belgium declares independence of Congo.
French Premier Debre and Prince Aga Khan IV attend President Tsirane's festivities.
Europeans arrive in Zimbabwe by train, having left Belgian Congo.
Harold Macmillan at Victoria Falls, independence in Cameroon, and wedding in Bamibeke.
Crisis during the independence straggle in Congo.
Protest at government failure to protect Belgian nationals in newly independent Congo.
To support the new independent republic, the Soviet government sends supplies to the Congo.
Kenya's independence ceremony takes place in Nairobi. Africa.
Prince Philip in Kenya to take part in celebrations of country's independence.
Colonial Secretary Mr Sandys meets Mr Kenyatta in talks for Kenyan independence.
Jomo Kenyatta is sworn in as first President.
Black people in riot area of Los Angeles receiving food.
Footage of black school children on bus journey in Dade County.
Children playing in the park and on Yellow School Bus in Warren, USA.
Footage of building blocks and council estates in Liverpool.
Many fires are started during race riots in Detroit and Harlem. America (USA).