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A look at how the British undermined democracy in British Guiana when it ousted Dr Jagan

A look at how the British undermined democracy in British Guiana when it ousted Dr Jagan

Mike Thomson investigates how Britain covertly manipulated the democratic process in its South American colony, then known as British Guiana, in the run-up to ...

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British Guiana - The Country And Its Industries Reel 1 (1924)

Reel 1. Intertitle gives viewer a brief introduction to the history of British Guiana. Georgetown on the Demerara River - the capital. View from on board a boat.

British Guiana (1953)

British Guiana. GVs. Typical street and houses, and palm trees. Various shots of a woman unclothing baby and washing him in pail. Various shots of woman ...

British Guiana 1948 Reel 1 of 8

Scenes from airplane window. Grass roofed buildings; people on a highway; general scenes along road. \

Pt. 2 British Guiana

Some scenes from the old British Guiana, Guyana.

British Guiana - The Country And Its Industries Reel 6 (1924)

Reel 6. c 1924 Industries of British Guiana. Production of Bauxite - the ore from which aluminium is manufactured. Dense tropical forests must be removed ...

The Royal Tour - Technicolor (1966)

This item is shot in Technicolor. British Guiana (Guyana). Various shots of the Orinduik Falls in British Guiana. Several shots of large sugar plantation with men ...

Old Indian-Guyanan woman talks about Indentured Servitude under British Empire

In 1833, the Parliament of UK abolished slavery throughout most of the British Empire. However, plantation owners had already figured out a new way of ...

British Guiana - The Country And Its Industries Reel 8 (1924)

Reel 8. (Reel 7 is missing). c 1924 Industries of British Guiana. Town of Christianburg is seen from the river. The government sawmills. The quay side of Wismar.

7 Facts about Guyana

Learn, Share, Subscribe The American Series: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLbZJ71IJGFRR8eYVQa9r_t3h4Tc2bmhsu The Asian series: ...

Inside Stabroek Market Georgetown, Guyana (HD)

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History of Guyana

The recorded history of Guyana can be dated back to 1499, when Alonso de Ojeda`s first expedition arrived from Spain at the Essequibo river. The history of ...

British Guiana Crisis (1953)

Georgetown, British Guiana. Old records read as follows (check against film - shots may be in different sequence to description): Four men of Royal Welsh ...

HM The Queen Visits British Guiana, 1966

historical footage of Queen Elizabeth's visit to then British Guiana (Renamed Guyana after independence)

Views and Buildings of British Guiana

Views and Buildings of British Guiana 1949.

Tension In British Guiana - Exclusive (1953)

Georgetown, British Guiana. First report from Pathe News cameraman Ced Baynes. GV of Georgetown. SV street scene in Georgetown. LV Governor's residence ...

Crisis In British Guiana (1953)

Atkinson Field. Documentation contains newspaper cutting from the Daily Chronicle about Hopkinson, Minister of State for Colonial Affairs arriving in British ...

Coolies: How Britain Re-Invented Slavery

Coolies: How Britain Reinvented Slavery tells the astonishing and controversial story of the systematic recruitment and migration of over a million Indians to all ...

#Road movie filmed in the Guianas, Part one, South America British Guyana

Road Movie made in Guyana on the quest for the One.

Georgetown Guyana (1962)

Unissued / unused footage - dates and locations may be unknown / unclear. Georgetown, Guyana (aka Guiana) South America. Street scenes. Public library ...

British Guiana, 1970's - Film 94254

Workers leave factory in British Guiana.

British Guiana 1948 Reel 2 of 8

Field. Small boy bathing at well or over stream. Building: arched facade. Church. Wooden frame building with square tower. Narrow canal. People.

Rare British Guiana Stamp Sells for Record $9.5 Million

A British Guiana One-Cent Magenta postage stamp from 1856, the only one of its kind to still exist, sold for a record $9.5 million (£5.6m) at Sotheby's on Tuesday ...

Kennedy and British Guiana: A Cold War International History

13-03-13 Institute for the Study of the Americas http://www.sas.ac.uk/ ...

The Princess In British Guiana (1958)

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Farming and sea defences in British Guyana (or Guiana), South America, 1930's -- Film 1563

The various sites of British Guyana or Guiana, South America. Sea defences. Canals. Rice farming and various forms of threshing. Raised cottages. Palm trees.

The story behind the One-Cent Magenta stamp worth $9.5M

The Smithsonian is now home to the world's rarest stamp worth $9.5 million. The One-Cent Magenta has been hidden from view for a significant part of its more ...

The Travels of the British Guiana: The World's Most Famous Stamp

Watch as Selby Kiffer explores the travels of the British Guiana, the World's Most Famous Stamp, which was discovered in 1873 by a schoolboy in Demerara and ...

British Guiana Guyana South America early 1920's. Film 1788

British Guiana, Guyana in South America. British Guiana Guyana South America Patamanon Indians make instruments and weaving. Tapioca production where ...

Sugar Refining In British Guiana (1953)

Georgetown, British Guiana GV Diamond sugar grinding plant. MS barges full of sugar cane. VS cane lifted out of barges onto platform and pushed into grinding ...

British Guiana - The Country And Its Industries Reel 2 (1924)

Reel 2. Industries of British Guiana. Demerara sugar. Plantation workers climb aboard a train/tractor contraption to take them to work. We see some labourer's ...

British Guiana -1924

Hello everyone. This video clip will certainly take us all back in time, to 1924, British Guyana. There were a lot of industrial activities occurring then. NB: This ...

British Guiana 1¢ Magenta stamp sold for $9.5 million

The world's most legendary postage stamp, the unique 1856 British Guiana 1¢ Magenta, was auctioned June 17 at Sotheby's in New York for a record-shattering ...

Port of Georgetown, British Guiana, 1930's. Archive film 94264

Georgetown in British Guiana in the 1930's. Docks, rice and sugar loaded for export to Britain and Canada. Man tests quality of grain in sacks. Crane loads ship.

Arrival Of Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders In British Guiana (1953)

Atkinson Field Wharf, British Guiana. Enclosed newspaper clipping states the first battalion of the Scottish regiment of Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders landed ...

Selected Originals - Tension In British Guiana - Exclusive Aka Guiana Crisis (1953)

Selected originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story \

Coins of British Guiana - Pence of British Guiana - memorable coins - numismatics #vk

Pence of British Guiana, appearance. In the north-eastern part of the continent of South America, from 1 ° to 9 ° N. w. and from 56 ° to 62 ° W. etc., between two ...

1954 Unused Bahamas And British Guiana Postage Stamps

1954 Unused Bahamas And British Guiana Postage Stamps.

A Young Collector Sets Eyes on The British Guiana

Watch eleven year old and avid stamp collector Asher Hurowitz set eyes on The British Guiana for the first time.

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