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May 26, 2022 U.S. War Department
movies

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Admonishes Americans that they will lose their country if they let fanaticism and hatred turn them into "suckers." "Let's forget about 'we' and 'they' -- let's think about us!" In the context of the emerging Cold War, this film appears paradoxical.
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Topics: Prejudice, Cold War, Racism
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May 26, 2022 Kinograms
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favorite 7

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Washinqton DC - President and Mrs. Calvin Coolidge stage a White House reception / Chief Justice Taft and Andrew S. Mellon in attendance. Placerville, California: Inhabitants take a Sunday to start a new Park. Famous runner Paavo Nurmi from Finland arrives in the United States to train for race. Women candidates for Congress meet: Mrs. Kerr from Colorado, Mrs. Culbertson and Jessie Collet from Philadelphia. Grand Duchess Cyril - wife of claimant to the Russian throne visits Philadelphia,...
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May 25, 2022 Eastman Teaching Films
movies

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favorite 11

comment 2

great model ship tossing on huge waves lighthouses Coast Guard lifesaving and rescues
favoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
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May 23, 2022 Sid Davis
movies

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favorite 1

comment 122

Anti-homosexual film targeted at teenage boys, urging them to avoid encounters with potential molesters.
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Topics: Homosexualities, Crime and criminals (Molestation), Los Angeles
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May 23, 2022 Pandora Productions
movies

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favorite 5

comment 1

Silent film. Paul Drummond is adopted into a Franciscan Mission in California. Becoming of age, he believes he has a call to the priesthood. While at Theological Seminary, he becomes doubtful of his future and on the advice of his old Confessor he decides to become a physician. His roommate at college cherishes a little Crucifix given him by his mother. This Crucifix figures in the drama of events that finally convince Paul that the priesthood is his true calling.
favoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: seminary, priesthood
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May 22, 2022 DeVry School Films
movies

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favorite 12

comment 1

Silent hygiene film that examines how our eyes function and how to care for them.
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Topics: eyes, vision
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May 22, 2022 U.S. Army
movies

eye 5,863

favorite 24

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Portrays various mental disorders suffered by soldiers during training and combat and their treatment. 01:00:38:19 Soldier in dirty uniform, with scruffy face still wearing helmet from battle seated across table from clean army officer asking about how he feels; soldiers is trembling in shock; CU soldier shaking in terror says “all mixed up in my head, I sort of lost control.” Clean cut soldier gives trembling soldier a cigarette and lights it for him; man tries to comfort the soldier in...
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May 20, 2022 Lodge (Arthur) Productions, Inc.
movies

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favorite 2

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Pasadena: "To give us more miles!" -AAA mobile gas economy run; A Message from Industry to You... Quality of Life; Academy for Artists - Correspondence Schools, incl Charles Shultz; Fabricated Fire Wood: Lumbermills utilizing sawdest; A Message from Industry to You...enterprise and new industry jobs; Hospitality Old Style: Colonial Inn on Cape Cod
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May 20, 2022 Lodge (Arthur) Productions, Inc.
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Pasadena: "To give us more miles!" -AAA mobile gas economy run; A Message from Industry to You... Quality of Life; Academy for Artists - Correspondence Schools, incl Charles Shultz; Fabricated Fire Wood: Lumbermills utilizing sawdest; A Message from Industry to You...enterprise and new industry jobs; Hospitality Old Style: Colonial Inn on Cape Cod
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
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May 20, 2022 Lodge (Arthur) Productions, Inc.
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Pasadena: "To give us more miles!" -AAA mobile gas economy run; A Message from Industry to You... Quality of Life; Academy for Artists - Correspondence Schools, incl Charles Shultz; Fabricated Fire Wood: Lumbermills utilizing sawdest; A Message from Industry to You...enterprise and new industry jobs; Hospitality Old Style: Colonial Inn on Cape Cod Skeletal Entry
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May 20, 2022 Lodge (Arthur) Productions, Inc.
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Outgoing Cargo! Moore-McCormack Lines at the Brooklyn, N.Y. waterfront. freight containerization Workhorses of the Harbor! Lloyd and F. Briggs Dalzell, Dalzell Towing Company, tugboat operator in New York Harbor. A Message From Industry To You... 19:33:14:28 Nice opening credits shot pans over construction site with scaffolding over building and “Industry on Parade” superimposed over the shot. 19:33:24:21 Credit shot of businessmen in suits touring factory with many large gears and “In...
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May 20, 2022 Lodge (Arthur) Productions, Inc.
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Sylacauga, Alabama: textile mills stock shots to be logged
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May 20, 2022 Pressure Cooking Institute; Dudley Pictures Corp.
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Entertaining and instructive demonstration of pressure cooking by Spring Byington.
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Topic: cooking
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May 18, 2022 Pathe; Harvard University
movies

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favorite 7

comment 1

Silent science film looks at how geological and climate factors contribute to the development of shores.
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Topics: geology, shore lines
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May 18, 2022 Neighborhood Motion Picture Service Inc
movies

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comment 1

Silent hygiene film about the importance of good nutrition.
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Topic: nutrition
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May 17, 2022 University of California Extension Division
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comment 1

favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
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May 16, 2022 De Vry School Films, Inc.
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Possibly some shots to be logged. Boy turning around with ball in hand, shot both in and out of his POV. How a boy can make a refractive telescope. Reflecting telescope. Make-believe trip to the Moon by airplane The planets
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May 16, 2022
movies

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Home movie: 000550-2: 1940s Mexico travels
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Topics: 1940s, Mexico, landscapes, tourist gaze, Mexico City, roads, Tropic of Cancer, people, markets
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May 16, 2022 University of California Extension Division
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Silent film explains the aspects of a nursing career to potential candidates.
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Topic: nursing
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May 13, 2022
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All girl xylophone band. 00:13:51:10 - 00:16:14:08 B/W Sound 1940s Vibraphone jazz band performs instrumental song on Greek-themed set. Male bandleader plays vibes w/ mallets as seven female musicians in sleeveless evening gowns play harmony on other vibraphones & shake maracas. Excellent: Man plays upright bass, takes wild slapping solo, bobbing his head maniacally.
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May 12, 2022 Bell & Howell; A.C. Pillsbury
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Silent microphotography of single cell-organisms.
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Topic: microbes
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May 12, 2022 Fox Movietone
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Silent film missing the title but it looks to be a promotional for the Fox Hour educational film series
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Topic: fox hour
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May 12, 2022
movies

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comment 2

favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
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May 11, 2022
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Silent short film looks at how rain makes its way to hydroelectric dams.
favoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: rain, hydroelectric dams
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May 11, 2022 Handy (Jam) Organization
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Operations and ceremonies of the Detroit Police Department. Shotlist Film on Detroit Police officers in two-parts one on the annual Detroit Police Field Day; the other on the hiring and training of cops. Annual outdoor police rally Battalions of police department members march, ride horses and motorcycles and otherwise parade past the camera's lens. Stock shots: Police marching bands. Close-order drills. Track and field events. One division of policewomen seen. Hiring and training of officers....
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: police, Detroit, Jam Handy
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May 11, 2022 Mogull's Film Library
movies

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Silent film. Our teeth in their relation to microbes (looks to be compiled from multiple shorts about teeth and microbes).
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: teeth
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May 9, 2022 Neil P Horne
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A silent look at clothing made from Butterick dress patterns Photographed by Neil P Horne.
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Topics: fashion, sewing
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Home movie: 010067: 1930s USC student life with sports
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Topics: 1936, 1937, University of Southern California, USC, homecoming, football, USC vs. Notre Dame, track...
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Home movie: 097856: 1950s California places and amusement parks
( 1 reviews )
Topics: 1950s, swimming pool, diving, slow motion, architecture, yacht harbor, southern California,...
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May 7, 2022 Selznick Pictures
movies

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favorite 4

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Silent dramatic short that looks at how America can be a land of opportunity for even the lowest laborer by looking at Abraham Lincoln's life.
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Topics: Lincoln, opportunity
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May 6, 2022 Creative Production Photoplay; John B. O'Brien
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Silent drama. Released as "THOSE WHO DARE" Captain Martin Manning retires from the sea and buys a little home near the harbor where he can be in sight of his ship the "Swallow." But a delegation of sailors from the nearby "Mariner's Home" tell him the old sailors believe the ship's presence is bringing them bad luck and order him to leave. Refusing to do so without a fair hearing, Manning appears at the Home and tells the inmates the thrilling story of the...
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Topics: drama, schooner
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May 4, 2022 Harmon Foundation; Vassar Summer Institute
movies

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Silent film documents the four weeks in midsummer, doctors, teachers, nutritionists, parents and others come to Vassar College. They study the family - its relation and contribution to the commmunity
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Topic: family development
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May 4, 2022 Sutherland (John) Productions
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This Cold War-era cartoon uses humor to tout the dangers of Communism and the benefits of capitalism.
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Topics: Cold War, Animation: Advertising, Capitalism
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May 3, 2022 Rothacker Production
movies

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Silent film looks at the health benefits of sunlight and Vitamin D. A Rothacker Production.
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Topics: sunshine, vitamin D
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favorite 3

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Skeletal entry tv spots in order: - National Safety Council: Winter Driving Safety tips with Julie Bishop (4 spots) - Women's Army Corps - National Guard (2 spots) - Air National Guard - National Guard (3 spots) - US Army recruitment (4 spots) - Women's Army Corps - US Army recruitment (4 spots) - US Army Reserve - US Army recruitment - National Safety Council: Winter Driving Safety tips with Julie Bishop - Radio Free Europe (2 spots) television show ads (in order): - "Tost of the...
favoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
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May 1, 2022 Bosse (Karl Kurt)
movies

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Beautifully animated explication of human eye and eyesight.
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Topics: Perception: Vision, Animation
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May 1, 2022 Bosse (Karl Kurt)
movies

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EXPLAINS GROSS & DETAILED STRUCTURE OF HUMAN EYE. BRIEFLY DESCRIBES HOW LIGHT WAVES ARE REFRACTED BY LENS OF EYE & FOCUSED ON THE RETINA. EMPHASIZES LENS, ITS POSITION & CHANGES IN CURVATURE. DISCUSSES MONOCULAR & BINOCULAR VISION, RETINA, etc. Skeletal Entry
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Apr 29, 2022 Ed and Jean Hoff
movies

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Silent film looks at the life of the Broadtail Hummer.
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Topic: hummingbird
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Apr 27, 2022 Pathegram
movies

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Silent film examines the common housefly and how it spreads disease.
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Topics: housefly, disease
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Apr 26, 2022 Unknown
movies

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Scenes from the daily life of a Texas farm family.
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Topics: Amateur films, Agriculture: Farms and farming, Rural America
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Reno, Virginia City, Cave Rock, Lake Tahoe, Oranges and horses, Cal-Neva Hotel, Biltmore Hotel, California coast, San Louis Obispo, Las Vegas, Boulder Dam. VS orange or grapefruit trees Horse and foal in paddock VS horse pulling sulky, going around dirt track (not real racetrack) Older man and woman at reins Man training (taming) horse on rope Man running with horse POV out car window along California Route 1 Going over Willow Creek bridge VS POV out front and side window along Route 1 Sign...
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comment 1

Home movie: 000552: 1949 - 1954 California and Minnesota camping and tourism
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Topics: 1949, Minnesota, Babe the Blue Ox, lakeshore cabins, camping, fishing, San Francisco, tourism,...
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Apr 26, 2022
movies

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favorite 391

comment 25

0696 PA8508 Out of This World
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movies

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favorite 9

comment 1

Home movie: 001146: diorama with kinetic motion and circus tableau
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Topics: moving diorama, kinetic motion, nativity, model railroad, folklore, three blind mice, circus...
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movies

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favorite 2

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Label on can: "P.R.R. Steam - K-4's on N.Y. & L.B. - MU's"
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: prelinger, home movies, railroad
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Apr 25, 2022 Field and Stream Magazine; W W Hodkinson Corp.
movies

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comment 1

Silent film looks at how certain breeds of dogs help hunters in the wilderness.
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Topic: hunting
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Apr 24, 2022 Pathe News
movies

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Silent newsreel. Studies in photography.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: photography
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Apr 22, 2022 Disney (Roy)
movies

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The "I Like Ike" animated television commercial, produced by Roy Disney and Citizens for Eisenhower-Nixon.
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Topics: Political campaigns and elections, Eisenhower, Dwight David, Presidents
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Apr 21, 2022 Dr David Bennett Hill; Filmosound Library
movies

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favorite 8

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Silent film looks at how children grow physically and mentally and how parents can nurture them.
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: childhood development
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Apr 20, 2022
movies

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comment 1

Silent film looks at the wildlife found in the Minnesota wilderness.
favoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Minnesota
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Apr 17, 2022 Wolff (Raphael G,) Studios
movies

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favorite 28

comment 3

a bunch of promising stock shots workers walking into factory cookies on mass production line much more three executives examining large plant model
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Apr 17, 2022 Coronet Instructional Films
movies

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DISCUSSES PRINCIPAL FORMS OF BUSINESS OWNERSHIP: SINGLE PROPRIETORSHIP, PARTNERSHIP & CORPORATION, AND EXPLAINS ADVANTAGES & DISADVANTAGES OF EACH. Takes a small business through the benefits of incorporation and explains the process somewhat. Discusses the idea that a corporation is treated as a person in the eyes of the law. Shots: steel manufacturing plant; clothing store, selling ties; two men shaking hands; stock exchange; Different kinds of corporations (including towns, schools,...
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Apr 16, 2022 Pathegrams
movies

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Silent film looks at United States Capitol City and its landmarks.
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Topic: Washington DC
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Apr 16, 2022 Coronet Instructional Films
movies

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What you need to do to stay employed: choose the right job, get along with colleagues, maintain positive attitude, etc.
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Topics: Occupations: Vocational training, Social guidance, Teenagers
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Home movie: 000545: 1953 Michigan tornado aftermath
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Topics: 1953, Port Huron, Michigan, May 21, tornado, aftermath, destruction, demolished houses, overturned...
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Apr 14, 2022 Philip M Brown; Central Film Company; Talking Picture Epics
movies

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Silent film looks at Boston and its landmarks.
favoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Boston
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Apr 6, 2022 Guy D Haselton
movies

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Silent travelogue that looks at the waterfalls of the Yosemite National Park.
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Topics: waterfall, Yosemite
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Apr 6, 2022 U.S. Army
movies

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Color footage of atomic bomb tests with active duty military personnel at Camp Desert Rock, Nevada Test Site, Nevada. Shows soldiers in foxholes as nuclear detonation occurs nearby; light and shockwaves; blowing dust; soldiers climbing out of foxholes and running towards mushroom cloud. Some of this footage is familiar by virtue of having been seen in the film Atomic Cafe. Astounding footage of nuclear weapons testing; atomic bomb explosion in the southwestern US desert (New Mexico); great...
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Apr 5, 2022
movies

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favorite 297

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Footage from Castle and Pathé coverage of the Hindenburg disaster at Lakehurst. Also shots of the big ships over New York.
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Topic: need keyword
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Apr 2, 2022 Handy (Jam) Organization
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"TRACES DEVELOPMENT OF WRITING & TOOLS OF WRITING. SHOWS VARIOUS PARTS OF A FOUNTAIN PEN & DISCUSSES ITS PROPER CARE & USE."
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Apr 1, 2022 Highway Safety Films, Inc
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Emphasizes the danger of attacks on children, dramatizing typical approaches. Shows what can be done to reduce the problem by making children aware of it and ready to take precautions when accosted by strangers.
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Mar 31, 2022
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Silent film on how monel metals (a nickel-copper alloy with high tensile strength and resistance to corrosion) are useful in industry and everyday life.
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Topics: monel metal, industry
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Mar 31, 2022
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To come.
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Topics: prelinger, home movies
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Mar 30, 2022 Miles Brothers
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This is a scan of 35mm material held by Prelinger Archives, San Francisco and thought to be an original 1906 print. It was scanned by Adrianne Finelli at Internet Archive on October 11, 2018 using IA's Lasergraphics ScanStation scanner set at 5120 x 3840 and scanned to 16fps. Due to Final Cut Pro limitations, this full-width scan is 4096 x 3072 pixels wide and every second frame is doubled for a playback framerate of 24fps. Archives frequently make full-width scans to show information between...
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Topics: San Francisco, 1906, Market Street
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Description to be added from log sheet. Driving POVs, Missouri city, St. Louis drive by Pruitt-Igoe housing project
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Mar 27, 2022 Handy (Jam) Organization
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Introducing stereophonic phonograph records.
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Topic: Media: Phonograph
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Mar 25, 2022 Westinghouse
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Westinghouse film about commercial radio in the United States.
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Topics: radio, broadcasting, Westinghouse
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Mar 24, 2022
movies

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Silent home movies of vacations in Hollywood, CA and the Orient. Features Kodascope film.
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Topics: home movies, Hollywood, Orient
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1939, sound, 55 min, Technicolor, 35mm. Transferred from a 35mm nitrate print. See: Andrew Wood, "The Middleton Family at the New York World's Fair," http://www.sjsu.edu/faculty/wooda/middleton/index1.html. This drama illustrates the contribution of free enterprise, technology, and Westinghouse products to the American way of life. The Middleton Family at the New York World's Fair pits an anti-capitalist bohemian artist boyfriend against an all-American electrical engineer who...
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Topics: World's Fairs, technology, capitalism, communism, time capsules
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Mar 23, 2022 Exclusive Movie Studios
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Silent. An excerpt of the Biblical tale of Noah building the ark.
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Topics: Noah, ark, Bible story
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Mar 20, 2022 Carpenter-Goldman Laboratories, Inc.
movies

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A silent travelogue of U.S. Navy Sailors in ports of call around the world. Animation by Carpenter-Goldman Laboratories, Inc.
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Topics: U.S. Navy, animation
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Mar 19, 2022
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Silent film showing the formation of coal deposits, mining, use, loading, etc
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Topics: coal, anthracite
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Mar 16, 2022
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Silent film looks at the discovery of glass and how it is manufactured.
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Topics: glass, manufacturing, industry
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Mar 16, 2022 Holmes (Burton) Films, Inc.
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Some good stock shots to be logged. Appraisal. Reported good for (1) indicating steps in a systematic selection of a vocation, (2) suggesting the character traits helpful in obtaining and keeping work, and (3) indicating the possible vocational contribution of various school subjects to vocational training. Found useful in directing students' attention toward the selection of a vocation. It was indicated that the film would be most useful as an introduction to or an overview of the problem of...
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Mar 14, 2022
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Combat in the Chinese civil wars, 1920s.
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Topics: China, civil war