The videos include one of the Duke of Edinburgh in 1948, appearing in a promotional videos in his capacity as Chairman of the National Playing Fields association.
Other videos include the first known footage of a the Royal Family which featured Queen Victoria and Tsar Nicholas II of Russia in 1896.
Below are just some of the videos that will be shown this evening at Windsor Castle when Her Majesty The Queen, His Royal Highness The Duke of Edinburgh, Their Royal Highnesses The Earl and Countess of Wessex and Their Royal Highnesses The Duke and Duchess of Gloucester attend the reception for members of the British Film industry including Downton Abbey creator, Lord Fellowes; Sir Kenneth Branagh and Sir Christopher Lee.
Photo Credit: The Royal Archives, The Queen’s first televised Christmas message.
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