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Beauty in the Borough

An amateur film of floral colour in Haringey.

Local views of Friern Barnet

Local footage from the Friern Barnet area

Arsenal May 1971

Arsenal victory parade after the team's legendary 1971 double victory.

What Future for Haringey?

A municipal film considering Haringey's future.

The Changing Years: The History and Development of Wood Green

The history of Wood Green. Development from tiny hamlet to…

About Hampstead

A film celebrating the surrounds of Hampstead.

Southgate Newsreel

Lord Mayor of London sets the foundation stone for a…

Bazaar Nov'64/Edmonton Dec'64 onwards

Christmas scenes and Street scenes of Edmonton.

Change in Friern Barnet

Local 2 local footage around Friern Barnet

Hampstead Old & New

Amateur film featuring some of Hampstead's buildings and notable locations.

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Highlights

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Beauty in the Borough

An amateur film of floral colour in Haringey.

Southgate Newsreel

Lord Mayor of London sets the foundation stone for…

Edmonton 1965

Amateur compilation reel of a dramatic bus rescue and…

Topical Budget: £100,000 Damage! 1,500 Out-Of-Work!, Chiswick (1928)

40 fire engines unsuccessfully battle a raging fire that…

Let's Go to the Fair!

A lively promotional film for the "many unusual attractions"…

What Future for Haringey?

A municipal film considering Haringey's future.

Irish In Brent

Fabulous documentary on the immigration of Irish people to…

Belmont School, Harrow Weald

Amateur film recording pupils of Belmont School in Harrow…

Greek Dances, Staff Matches, 1940 Forestry Rhyader, 1950…

A collection of different scenes featuring students undertaking a…

Topical Budget: London’s Choice, Hayes Common (1929)

Nice footage of the May Queen festival at Hayes…

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Themes

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Topical Budget: One Way Of Solving The Traffic Problem (1924)

Walking, crammed on to trucks or gleefully riding bikes, commuters…

Piccadilly Circus Time-lapse

A time-lapse film of the Piccadilly Circus roundabout.

Buses at Ilford Broadway

Sequences of various London buses circa 1983, navigating High Road,…

Steam Engines and Station

Rare film record of the Weston, Clevedon and Portishead Light…

Seatbelt Sense

Road safety film promoting the wearing of seat belts in…

The Tale of Elsie Bossing

An animated road safety film.            

Heathrow Airport

Amateur film of construction work at Heathrow Airport.

Uneasy Rider

A road safety film aimed at schoolchildren.

What is Traffic?

Road safety film aimed at primary schoolchildren.

Erith Road Safety

Road safety demonstrations for local school children in Erith. Street…

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Highlighted collection

 

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Museum of London

The Museum's moving image items are integrated into other collection groups. For example, the Museum holds moving image related to its working history collections which record workplaces and work practices that have since disappeared e.g. Whitefriars glass, Marshall & Snelgrove department store, Richard Oliver, London’s last traditional watchmaker and Greorge Payne& co., London’s last tea blender & packer. The Museum also holds ‘video-histories’, life story interviews with individual Londoners. This part of the collection has a strong bias towards capturing London’s cultural diversity. Moving image material is also held in our art collections…

 

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