Histoblocks

Welcome to Histoblocks, the specialised online stock footage database for historical filmclips, films, animations, photos and illustrations.

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  • Historical period

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    1. Prehistory
      Time of Hunters and Farmers
      till 3000 BC
    2. Antiquity
      Time of Greeks and Romans
      3000BC – 500CE
    3. Early Middle Ages
      Time of Monks and Knights
      500 – 1000
    4. Late Middle Ages
      Time of Cities and States
      1000 – 1500
    5. Early Modern Age
      Time of Explorers and Reformers
      1500 – 1600
    6. Early Modern Age
      Time of Regents and Monarchs
      1600 – 1700
    7. Early Modern Age
      Time of Wigs and Revolutions
      1700 – 1800
    8. Modern Age
      Time of Citizens and Steam Engines
      1800 – 1900
    9. 20th Century
      Time of World Wars
      1900 – 1950
    10. 20th Century
      Time of Television and Computers
      1950 – 2000
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II-IL-00003

Historical period: II

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Rights:Graham Sumner

Tags:BuildingsMilitary

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Description:

roman army camp Velsen Netherlands

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IV-0091

Historical period: IV

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Rights:Phalera filmworks

Tags:CivilianCraftsDanceFoodLeisureMusic

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Description:

guests eating,drinking, talking

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IX 0003

Historical period: IX

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Rights:Phalera filmworks

Tags:MilitaryWorld War 2

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Description:

A soldier at a desk picks up the phone

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VII-F0001

Historical period: VII

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Rights:Histopolis

Tags:ClothingMilitaryWeapons

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Johan Derk Ninaber was a Dutch soldier who served in napoleon’s army and was killed during the Russian campaign in 1812. This film reconstructs parts of his life, based on his letters and diary.

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II-0042

Historical period: II

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Rights:CorbuloPhalera filmworks

Tags:CivilianSlavery

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Description:

ex slave swears loyalty

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II-0057

Historical period: II

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Rights:CorbuloPhalera filmworks

Tags:Military

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Description:

Roman cavalrists riding through forest (side view)

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II-0083

Historical period: II

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Rights:CorbuloPhalera filmworks

Tags:Military

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Description:

germanic warrior running, stumbling, falling

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VII-0078

Historical period: VII

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Rights:Phalera filmworks

Tags:EquipmentLeisureMilitaryWeapons

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Description:

Officer is waiting with his battalion for battle

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IV-0200

Historical period: IV

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Rights:Phalera filmworks

Tags:ArmorEquipmentMilitaryWeapons

Categories:,

Description:

Knights practise fighting with halberds

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II-0046

Historical period: II

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Rights:CorbuloPhalera filmworks

Tags:CivilianSlavery

Categories:,

Description:

ex slave swears loyalty

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II-0137

Historical period: II

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Rights:CorbuloPhalera filmworks

Tags:ArmorClothingEquipmentSlaveryWeapons

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Description:

gladiators are training in a ludus, a gladiator school, while being watched by a lanista

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IV-0055

Historical period: IV

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Rights:Phalera filmworks

Tags:CivilianCraftsDanceFoodLeisureMusic

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Description:

musical instrument

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