A Video from the Huntley Film Collection
The Huntley Film Archive Collection is a private UK library of documentary film dating back to 1895 and contains varied footage from the United Kingdom and the rest of the world. There are over 80,000 titles.
This archive includes, among others, footage from Northern Rhodesia(now Zambia), Southern Rhodesia (now Zimbabwe) and Nyasaland (now Malawi).
This short clip shows scenes around Kitwe Town Centre in the 1960s. These include the Main Post Office, Edinburgh Hotel, Kitwe Little Theatre, Piano House and OK Bazaar.
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