History and Historiography

The 1890’s ~ Amazing Rare Footage of Cities Around the World

The start of motion pictures, late 1890’s. Rare film of cities, towns and countries. High-quality remastered prints from the Lumiere archives and EYE Film Museum. Clips listed in order below. Music Tracks: “Dream Walking” & “What Must Be” by Dhruva Aliman Timestamps: 0:00 April 1897 – Jaffa Gate in Jerusalem 0:20 1897 – Group leaving church in Bohemia, Austro-Hungarian Empire 0:50 August 6, 1899 – Varese Launch from Italy, Livorno, Orlando shipyard 1:25 May 1896 – Tverskaya Street in Moscow, Russia 1:40 1897 – Nihonbashi, Tokyo, Japan 2:05 1898 – Early Rollercoaster, Britain (Restored Film) 2:20 Feb 20, 1896 – Street Dance in Drury Lane, London 2:40 June 1899 Victorian Era – Ladies Cycling Display in London 3:15 1899 – Town Parade in Selkirk, Scotland 3:40 November 3, 1896 – The Melbourne Cup horse races in Australia 4:25 1896 – Geneva, Switzerland The National Exhibition of 1896 4:40 1896-1901 Visual tour of New York City 5:15 1896 – Frederick Street in Berlin 5:25 Summer 1896 – Visual tour of Italy Milan & Venice 5:40 1898 – Ice Skaters 6:15 Late 1890s – A Trip Through Paris, France 6:50 1897 – Arrival of a Two-Stage Train in France 7:20 Apr 11, 1896 – High Street in Marseille, France 7:50 1898 – Avenue du Bois de Boulogne in Paris, France 8:10 1898 – President Félix Faure and crowd in France 8:25 1896 – Lyon, France 8:55 Italy 9:10 Venice 9:30 The Hague 9:40 Venice and visit with Pope Leo XIII Original Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rHqha… #blackandwhite #film #timemachine #historical #footage #restoration #rare #colourised

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