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[Holiday to Scotland; Mayor’s Show]
Further footage from the family's holiday to Inverness and the West Coast of Scotland, driving to Applecross, Gairloch, Ullapool, Inchnadamph and Lochinver, in 1952. The family visit the house of relatives and attend the Mayor's Show in Inverness. Views of rivers, roads, lochs hills, where the family stop to have picnics and take in the spectacular sights, occur throughout.
[St George's Day; Cup Contests; Scouting Camps]
A film of Scouting field activities at Bolney and Haywards Heath camp sites, accompanied by family and friends joining in with the children's activities. Scenes include portrait shots of several boys, young toddlers and family groups watching the activities and assisting with camp chores at both sites.
Royal Celebration Coronation Lindfield
|Date||2 June 1953||ID||3414|
This amateur film captures the residents of Lindfield celebrating the coronation of HRH Queen Elizabeth II at numerous outdoor events.
Europe June 1953 [Part 1]
The first part of Mr and Mrs Gowlland film of their holiday with friends, touring around Europe in their car, visiting France, Monaco, Switzerland, and Austria. They pass through Reims, Dijon, Juan Les Pins, Cannes, and Nice in France. After Monte Carlo, they travel to Ascona, the Rhone valley and Luzern in Switzerland and Brand in Austria.
[Travels in Florida]
A trip to Florida takes in the beaches and country clubs of Lake Park, the sights of Palm Beach and the attractions of Winter Haven, Ocala and Orlando, including Cypress Gardens and Silver Springs. The film also passes through Lakeland, Tampa City and Clearwater.
[Family Album: West Parm Farm; Headley Heath]
|Date||1953; 1954; 1955||ID||8621|
This colour film shows the family group enjoying a Christmas meal and on a day out picnicking with their dogs.
This colour film shows the family on several caravanning holidays and sightseeing trips around the South Coast of England and Wales.
A Trip to Italy
Film of a couple on holiday to Italy. They travel on board the 'Kenya Castle' cruise liner to Gibraltar, then onto Italy, visiting Viareggio, Pisa, Rome, Cervia, San Marino and Florence. The film has inter-titles throughout.
Rosemary in Switzerland
The Gowlland family's oldest daughter Rosemary (aged 17), records brief scenes of her visit to Switzerland. She captures scenes in the city of Zurich, including buildings and the zoo, and films the surrounding landscape.
[Alpine Holiday; Boat Trips]
On a holiday in the Alps, Voss films a trip across Lake Geneva and a mountain hike.
[Tribal Dances; The Queen Mother Visits Africa; Family Holidays]
|Date||[ca. 1956-1966 ?]||ID||7125|
This colour film shows tribal dance performances, followed by H.M The Queen Mother meeting dignitaries in a town square, a dam under construction and the Zambezi River with Victoria Falls.
[Atoms for Peace]
|Date||8th-25th August 1955||ID||9724|
This edited colour film shows highlights of the 'Atoms for Peace' conference and exhibition (International Conference on Peaceful Uses of Atomic Energy) in Geneva. Exhibitors, equipment and demonstrations are shown in detail. Additional black and white footage shows shots of Radiotherapy / Radiationtherapy equipment and views of the Genevan countryside.
Northern Province Nigeria
|Date||31 January - 2 March 1955||ID||10050|
This film shows a family trip to visit relatives in Nigeria. They visit the Northern regions of Kano and Kaduna, touring several markets and rural villages. The film includes the Emir of Kano and Sardauna of Sokoto inspecting a parade of Native Authority Policemen, the gate of the Gidan Rumfa and the House of Assembly in Kaduna.
[Holiday to Spain and France]
This colour family holiday film shows highlights of a trip to the Hotel Agiua-Blava and Sevile in Spain, with shots of several beaches and a trip to a bullring to watch a bullfight. The second part of the film shows the family on a trip to Paris visiting several landmarks including the Eiffel Tower, to capture views of the city.
[Holiday in Scandinavia]
Film of members of the Gowlland family on holiday in Scandinavia, revisiting many of the sights they went to on their trip to Denmark in '52 and Norway in '54. In Denmark they pass through Ribe and Romo, go to Hans Christian Andersen's house in Odense and see the Little Mermaid statue in Copenhagen. In Norway, they go to the Holmenkollen ski jump, revisit the Vigeland Sculpture Park in Oslo, and take in the landscape and culture of the region.
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