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British Guiana Crisis (1953)


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 Fusiliers watching cricket. MS....
 


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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. The Government Ferry....
 

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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 washing clothes by river bank, using...
 

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British Guiana 1948 Reel 1 of 8


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

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Pt. 2 British Guiana


Some scenes from the old British Guiana, Guyana.
 

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It is nice to see Guyana as my parents and Grand parents described that time .
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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 its independence in 1966. Mike...
 

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Inside Stabroek Market Georgetown, Guyana (HD)


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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 working on it. Several...
 

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Georgetown Guyana (1962)


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

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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. SV Governor Alfred Savage and Lady...
 

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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. Children. Now Guyana.
 

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British Guiana - The Country And Its Industries Reel 3 (1924)


Reel 3. Industries of British Guiana. A typical planter's house. A woman rides a horse in front of a grand house. Large open canal barges take workers to the plantations. A field of...
 

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Pt. 3 British-Guiana


Some scenes on the folks in British Guiana in the 1940s.
 

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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. Large wooden vat with iron rings. Wide canal,...
 

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HM The Queen Visits British Guiana, 1966


 

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7 Facts about Guyana


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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 corners of the Empire. It...
 

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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 Guyana has been shaped by the participati...
 

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British Guiana, 1970's - Film 94254


Workers leave factory in British Guiana.
 

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The Princess In British Guiana (1958)


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The only known surviving British Guiana one-cent magenta stamp, said to be the world's most famous a


A rare stamp, valued at over 10-million dollars, is being offered for auction at Sotheby's in June. The only known surviving British Guiana one-cent magenta stamp is said to be the world's...
 

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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 the grain is pulped and the juices are...
 

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BRITISH GUIANA - NO SOUND


British soldiers march through gates of Governors House? Long queue of men, women and children. Sequence of Soldiers marching. Gv Building. LAS Statue of Queen Victoria outside building. Gv's...
 

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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 cottages in the countryside....
 

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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 Guiana to begin discusions...
 

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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 $9.48 million. That figure, which...
 

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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 before mining can begin. ...
 

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


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

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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 at two points in the colony....
 

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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. A steam train pulls...
 

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Views and Buildings of British Guiana


Views and Buildings of British Guiana 1949.
 

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British Guiana 1948 Reel 3 of 8


Boat in shallow stream. Horse and cart. Foliage-roofed house on stilts. Partially woven straw object. Utensils on shelves, village shelter. Frame of village building. Village scenes: circle...
 

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Georgetown, British Guiana, 1930's. Archive film 94263


Film of British Guiana, later Guyana in the 1930's. Georgetown, the capital. Clock tower. Markets. Mule cart crosses bridge. Women carry baskets on head. Villagers sell fruits and vegetables...
 

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British Guiana - The Country And Its Industries Reel 5 (1924)


Reel 5. c 1924 Industries of British Guiana. Coconut palms. A young boy climbs up the trunk of a tree. He climbs up just using his hands and feet (no ropes or ladders). Once he is...
 

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British Guiana Band (1923-1930)


British Guiana Band. Various shots man in civilian suit (Governor of Guiana ?) inspecting the band and looking at their instruments. MS's of the men playing as he watches. MS as...
 

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Princess Margaret's Visit to British Guiana - No Sound - 1958


VS of welcome to Princess Margaret - crowds waiting for her arrival at airport - children wave flags. Guard of honour. Meets dignitaries including Patrick Renison and wife. Margaret has trip...
 

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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 (June 17).
 

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The anthem of the British Crown Colony of British Guiana


This was the anthem of the British Crown Colony of Guiana from 1814-1966. Typo: Monarchs.
 




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