Take a look at this amazing color film footage of London in the 1920s. It has no particular relevance to the mission of this blog, except to remind us that there used to be a cultural entity called England, and that something known as Western Civilization was once considered worth defending. It wasn’t so very long ago, either — some of the small children in this video may well be alive today:
The notes included with the video are below the jump:
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London is the last stop in an epic trip across Britain filmed in remarkable early colour.
London was the final stop in a marathon journey around Britain filmed as a series of cinema travelogues. Pioneering filmmaker Claude Friese-Greene brought these picture-postcard scenes to life with a specially-devised colour film process.
Hat tip: Paul Belien.