Random Videos From the Collection
Let's Play Fair (1949)
Sharing, taking turns and obeying rules are the basic elements of fair play.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Social guidance;Social guidance: Etiquette;
Duration:
Downloads: 734
 
It's All in Knowing How (1954)
A teenage boy discovers how good nutrition (i.e. milk products) improves his habits, social life and bowling score.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Nutrition;Health and hygiene;Teenagers;
Duration:
Downloads: 165
 
Pattern for Smartness (1948)
Home-sewed clothes as high fashion.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Sewing;Fashion;
Duration:
Downloads: 225
 
Folgers Coffee Commercial #12


Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords:
Duration:
Downloads: 280
 
Valley Town (1940)
Social documentary showing the damage visited on the people of a Pennsylvania steel town by the deployment of new technology. Director: Willard Van Dyke. Script: Spencer Pollard, Willard Van Dyke....

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Labor: Unemployment;Great Depression (1930s);Occupations: Steelworkers;
Duration:
Downloads: 741
 
The Great Web of Water, segment 09 of 12 (1996)
The system of lifting water into the San Joaquin Valley is shown

Genre: Documentary
Keywords:
Duration:
Downloads: 366
 
Stillman Fires Collection: Fire Dept Demonstrations
from Stillman Fires Collection.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords:
Duration:
Downloads: 242
 
Making Films That Teach (1954)
Made to commemorate the 25th anniversary of Encyclopaedia Britannica Films, this film shows the steps in the process of producing educational films, including scripting, shooting, editing and capturing of sound.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Motion pictures: In education;
Duration:
Downloads: 142
 
Trichinosis
Shows how trichinosis infestation occurs. Describes the preparation of microscope slide specimens and, through photomicrographic sequences, the life history of the parasite.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Health and hygiene;Animals: Pigs;Veterinary medicine: Trichinosis;
Duration:
Downloads: 104
 
Your Town: A Story of America (1940)
Tribute to the strengths of the American system of free enterprise, funded by large manufacturers' association.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Free enterprise;Economics;
Duration:
Downloads: 149
 
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