History in Videos: 1950s – Archival Footage

Films of the Korean war and the Berlin Airlift. Newsreel footage of the coronation of Queen Elizabeth in. Video clips of the age of Rock and Roll.
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Rio de Janeiro / Brazil / 1955

Postwar Period / British Sector / Brandenburg Gate / Berlin / Germany / 1953

Rio de Janeiro / Brazil / 1955

Sights / Paris / 1954

People / Mister Cory / Tree

Sights / Paris / 1954

Invention / Trash & Style / 1950-1959

Holidays / Hiking / Zermatt / 1958

Falling / The Far Country / Destruction

Explosion / Battle Hymn / Arizona

Rio de Janeiro / Brazil / 1955

Holidays / Skiing / Zermatt / 1958

Cereal / Tree / Repetition

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Horse / Walking / India

People / Kathy O' / Driving

People / Walking / Moving

East Coast / Imitation of Life / Coney Island

East Coast / Imitation of Life / Coney Island

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East Coast / Imitation of Life / Coney Island

Building Implosion / Building / Collapsing / 1920 - 1959

Building Implosion / Building / Collapsing / 1920 - 1959

Holidays / Hiking / Zermatt / 1958

Emitting / Love Slaves of the Amazon / Manaus

East Coast / Kathy O' / New York City

Pedestrian / My Man Godfrey / New York City

Rio de Janeiro / Brazil / 1955

Miami / Written on the Wind / Miami Beach

People / Written on the Wind / Walking

Bizarre / Trash & Style / 1950-1959

Douglas DC-7 / Aeroplane / Aerial / 1955

Tram / Kurfürstendamm / Berlin / Germany / 1953

Car Racing / Nuerburgring / Germany / 1958

Tree / Plant / Paris

Douglas DC-7 / Aeroplane / Aerial / 1955

Far East / Back at the Front / Japan

Fruit and Vegetable Market / West Berlin / Germany / 1953

Soviet War Memorial / Tiergarten / Berlin / 1949-1951

Queen Elizabeth II / State Visit / Paris / France / 1957

St. Basil's Cathedral / Moscow / USSR / 1956

Carnival / Germany / 1950

Natural Disaster / 1950

Valley of the Kings / Excavation Site / Egypt / 1950

Invention / Trash & Style / 1950-1959

Holidays / Skiing / Zermatt / 1958

Stromboli / Lipari Islands / Italy / 1950

Paris / Step Down To Terror / Ile-de-France

Vehicle / Invention / Germany / 1950

Northern California / Ain't Misbehavin' / San Francisco

Southwest / Ain't Misbehavin' / San Francisco

Flying / Ain't Misbehavin' / San Francisco

Catholic / Corpus Christi Procession / Germany / 1950

People / My Man Godfrey / Manhattan

Holidays / Skiing / Zermatt / 1958

Southwest / Ain't Misbehavin' / San Francisco

Flying / Ain't Misbehavin' / San Francisco

New York City / USA / 1958

New York City / USA / 1958

Southwest / Ain't Misbehavin' / San Francisco

Flying / Ain't Misbehavin' / San Francisco

Wedding Party / California / USA / 1950

Southwest / Ain't Misbehavin' / San Francisco

Flying / Ain't Misbehavin' / San Francisco

Wedding Party / California / USA / 1950

Bizarre / Trash & Style / 1950-1959

Flying / Ain't Misbehavin' / San Francisco

Kremlin / Moscow / USSR / 1956

Flying / Ain't Misbehavin' / San Francisco

Flying / Ain't Misbehavin' / San Francisco

Flying / Ain't Misbehavin' / San Francisco

Flying / Ain't Misbehavin' / San Francisco

Sports / 1950-1959

Animal / Trash & Style / USA / 1950-1959

Rostov-on-Don / USSR / 1956

Leisure Time / Leisure Park / 1950-1959

Shooting / Italy / 1958

Draw Bridge / Great Lakes / Southwestern Ontario / 1950

Acrobat / Circus / Europe / 1958

Heimatfilm / Die fröhliche Wallfahrt / Alp / 1956

Nikita Khrushchev / State Visit / GDR / 1957

Airport / Mexico City / Mexico / 1955

Lockheed Constellation / Aeroplane / 1955

Musician / Singing / Dance / 1954

Youth Meeting / East Berlin / 1951

Building / City / East Berlin / GDR / 1951

Youth Meeting / East Berlin / 1951

Economy Miracle / 1950-1959 / Germany

People / Travel / Paris / France / 1955

Elephant / Taming / Africa / 1950-1959

Ulm / Germany / 1948-1953

Reichstag / Ruin / Berlin / Germany / 1953

Asia / Southeast Asia / Cambodia / 1954

Grossglockner High Alpine Road / Alps / 1950-1959

Youth Meeting / East Berlin / 1951

Youth Meeting / East Berlin / 1951

Rathaus Schöneberg / West Berlin / Germany / 1953

Building / City / East Berlin / GDR / 1951

Breitscheidplatz / West Berlin / Germany / 1950 - 1959

Berlin / Brandenburg Gate / Aug 30, 1955
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