The Oscars are nearly upon us! Watch some highlights from ceremonies of the past and see this year’s nominees, via our new blog post.Source: britishpathe.wordpress.com
Footage of the New York fire brigade in 1896: http://www.britishpathe.com/video/new-york-fire-brigadeSource: britishpathe.com
An image from this newsreel from 1940 showing the TACOMA NARROWS BRIDGE collapse when it is shaken by wind to destruction.
22nd November marks forty years since the first B52 bomber was shot down in the Vietnam War in 1972. Although we have no coverage of that particular incident, the anniversary has prompted us to search our archive and to take a look at our other footage of that controversial conflict. View our collection: http://www.britishpathe.com/workspaces/show/jhoyle/F33wzZbC/thumbSource: britishpathe.com
Many are unaware of our SPACE EXPLORATION footage. We have the Space Race, the Apollo missions, and the Challenger disaster in this collection: http://www.britishpathe.com/workspaces/show/jhoyle/SpaceExploration/thumbSource: britishpathe.com