This is good news for history buffs. Now all you need is unlimited time and a good broadband connection.
British Pathé was one of the leading producers of newsreels and documentaries during the 20th Century. This week, the company, now an archive, is turning over its entire collection — over 85,000 historical films – to YouTube.
YouTube Pathé channel
From Open Culture, but not Pathé, a treat: footage of Monet interviewed by Sacha Guitry and painting in his garden
Additional information on the footage at Open Culture