Posts Tagged ‘british film institute archives and collections’

Heritage Photo of the Day: March 3, 2013

Sunday, March 3rd, 2013

Wigan, Greater Manchester, 1902.  This short film has great close-ups of the crowd.  If you have roots in Wigan, perhaps one of your ancestors had their 15 minutes of fame!

 

Source

British Film Institute: Archives and Collections (YouTube)

Heritage Photo of the Day: February 24, 2013

Sunday, February 24th, 2013

Another trip back in time from the British Film Institute:

Electric Tram Rides from Forster Square, Bradford (1902)

Source

British Film Institute: Archives and Collections (YouTube)

Heritage Photo of the Day: February 17, 2013

Sunday, February 17th, 2013

Tram Ride through Halifax, West Yorkshire, 1902

Source
British Film Institute: Archives and Collections (YouTube)

Manchester Street Scene 1901

Sunday, February 3rd, 2013

Source
British Film Institute: Archives & Collections