Project Details

British Pathé YouTube archive

Hosting 85,000 films from the 20th Century

By British Pathé

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Project Twitter: @britishpathe

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  • Education
  • Audiovisual

The British Pathé YouTube archive is a digital news collection with 85,000 films viewable online. These videos, from throughout the 20th Century, have been uploaded to YouTube, allowing users to see possibly unseen, amazing footage.  

Viewers can receive new playlists every Monday and Thursday: a special collection of videos selected for them, and a weekly highlight video every Friday. There are over 3,500 hours of filmed history to view. 

Last updated: 09th of June, 2014

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