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FIND ARCHIVE FILM CLIPS BY TOPIC
PREVIOUS TOPICS

In the first two series of Nation on Film we looked at these topics:

WORK
Chemical industry - Apprentices join the industry, From Coal to oil ...
Coal Mining - The Coalface, Miners' Galas, The pit brass bands...
Fishing - Salmon fishing, Trawling, The Cod Wars, Artic Fishing ...
Railways - The Age of Steam, Station staff, Locomotives in profile ...
Shipbuilding - Tyneside yards, Launching ships, Welders at work ...
Steel - Inside a steel works, Police and Pickets, Decline and closure ...
Textiles - Lancashire's cotton mills, From plant through process, Workers conditions ...
Tin Mining - Below ground, Mining disasters, The decline of the industry ...
Other Industries - Office work, Tyneside's tea makers, Glass Blowing ...

SPORT
Football - 1937 Coronation Cup Final, F.A. Cup celebrations, Winning goals ...
Other Sports - Cumberland wrestling, Golfing tips from the Twenties ...

DOMESTIC LIFE
Family & Community - Christmas celebrations, Family outings ...
Entertainment - Men only pubs, Teenage nights out, Hobbies and pastimes ...
School - Life in a boarding School, Future careers, School sports ...
Shopping - Changing fashions, Down the market, High street shops ...

FAMOUS PEOPLE
Royalty
- Royal visits, Opening the Tyne Bridge, Launching ships ...

WAR
World War Two
- The home front, Bomb damage, Wartime recreation ...

Film clips and information were provided by the following organisations:

Northern Region Film and Television Archive
Beamish Industrial Museum
Yorkshire Film Archive
The South West Film and Television Archive
The East Anglian Film Archive
North West Film Archive

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