Vintage Video - Pre-1914

King Edward VII This page of the Vintage Video section of the website contains archive footage of personalities and events filmed during the years immediately preceding the outbreak of war in 1914.

Each recording is titled along with a brief description, together with the year of recording.  All files are in Adobe Flash format.

As is to be expected given the age of the material no audio accompanies the film footage.

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VideoOtto von Bismarck Germany, 1890s
VideoKing Edward VII on Horseback Balmoral, 1909
VideoFuneral of King Edward VII London, 1910
VideoJoseph Caillaux's Cabinet Paris, 1911
VideoKaiser Wilhelm II's Military Gathering Berlin, 1913
VideoDeath of Suffragette at Epsom Derby Epsom, 1913
VideoKaiser Wilhelm II Meeting His Generals Berlin, 1913
VideoLord Haldane London, 1913

"Plugstreet" was British slang to describe the Belgian village of Ploegsteert.

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