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Panorama view street car motor room (1904)
A camera moving forward on an overhead crane gives a traveling view of men working on machinery. Carts carrying parts and pieces of machinery pass by on rails; cranes lift...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Westinghouse Electric & Manufacturing Company; Industrial tours--Pennsylvania--East Pittsburgh; Electric railway motors; Cable cars (Streetcars)--Pennsylvania--East Pittsburgh; Electric motor industry--Pennsylvania--East Pittsburgh; Factories--Pennsylvania--East Pittsburgh; Electric industry workers--Pennsylvania--East Pittsburgh; Manufactures--Pennsylvania--East Pittsburgh; Manufacturing processes--Pennsylvania--East Pittsburgh; Silent films; Actuality--Short; Industrial--Short;
Duration: 00:02:35
Popularity (downloads): 744
 
ACM CHI 1992 Issue 79 - Friend21 (1989)
FRIEND21 project is a research project for the human interface of the 21st century computing machinery. The target of the project is to come up with principles that should...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: CHI; Direct Engagement; Metaphors; Metaware; Peronal Information Manager; Contextual Metaphors;
Duration: 00:22:10
Popularity (downloads): 414
 
A rube couple at a county fair (1904)
From Edison films catalog: Scene I--Driving into the Grounds. Scene II--Machinery department. Scene III--Getting weighed. Scene IV--On the Pike. Scene V--Looking at the big pumpkins. Scene VI--Cattle parade. Scene VII--Trotting...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Agricultural exhibitions--United States--Drama; Fairs--United States--Drama; Rural population--United States--Drama; Farmers--United States--Drama; Amusements--United States--Drama; Cattle--Connecticut; Horses--Connecticut; Horsemen and horsewomen--Connecticut; Agricultural machinery; ComedyActuality;
Duration: 00:03:57
Popularity (downloads): 629
 
Facts on Friction (1934)
0690 PA8676 Facts on Friction

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: FRICTION; MACHINERY; PHYSICS; PETROLEUM; LUBRICATION; AUTOMOBILES; MAINTENANCE; TRANSPORTATION; CHEVROLET;
Duration: 00:09:29
Popularity (downloads): 326
 
Tapping a furnace, Westinghouse works (1904)
A large bucket is lowered into a pit by male workers using machinery. Molten material from a furnace is poured into the bucket using a slide. The bucket, which has...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Westinghouse Machine Company; Furnaces; Foundries--Pennsylvania--Trafford; Foundrymen--Pennsylvania--Trafford; Manufactures--Pennsylvania--Trafford; Manufacturing processes--Pennsylvania--Trafford; Silent films; Actuality--Short; Industrial--Short;
Duration: 00:03:20
Popularity (downloads): 573
 
Casting a guide box, Westinghouse works (1904)
A large bucket full of molten material is poured into a large container, possibly a mold, by a group of men using machinery. Some other men stoke the fire under...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Westinghouse Machine Company; Founding; Foundries--Pennsylvania--Trafford; Foundrymen--Pennsylvania--Trafford; Manufactures--Pennsylvania--Trafford; Manufacturing processes--Pennsylvania--Trafford; Silent films; Actuality--Short; Industrial--Short;
Duration: 00:02:41
Popularity (downloads): 565
 
Giant coal dumper (1897)
From Edison films catalog: Shows how a full carload of coal is loaded into a vessel every thirty seconds at the great Erie Railroad docks, Cleveland, Ohio. Great clouds of...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Coal--Ohio--Cleveland--Transportation; Coal-handling machinery--Ohio--Cleveland; Dump cars; Coal-carrying vessels--Ohio--Cleveland; Erie and Cleveland Railroad; Coaling--Ohio--Cleveland; Railroads--Ohio; Docks--Ohio--Cleveland; Cleveland (Oh.); Actuality;
Duration: 00:00:39
Popularity (downloads): 804
 
Panorama of Machine Co. aisle, Westinghouse works (1904)
A camera on an overhead crane travels down a large, long aisle where men are shown working on large machinery on either side. Carts carrying equipment are shown traveling on...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Westinghouse Machine Company; Industrial tours--Pennsylvania--East Pittsburgh; Factories--Pennsylvania--East Pittsburgh; Electric industry workers--Pennsylvania--East Pittsburgh; Manufactures--Pennsylvania--East Pittsburgh; Silent films; Actuality--Short; Industrial--Short;
Duration: 00:03:22
Popularity (downloads): 496
 
Westinghouse Air Brake Co. Westinghouse works (1904)
A large group of men are shown performing various tasks in one room at the Westinghouse Air Brake Co. On one side, men are shown pouring a hot liquid into...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Westinghouse Air Brake Company; Founding; Factories--Pennsylvania--Wilmerding; Manufacturing processes--Pennsylvania--Wilmerding; Westinghouse air-brake; Air-brakes--Pennsylvania--Wilmerding; Manufactures--Pennsylvania--Wilmerding; Silent films; Actuality--Short; Industrial--Short;
Duration: 00:03:19
Popularity (downloads): 720
 
Panoramic view aisle B, Westinghouse works (1904)
Filmed using a camera on an overhead crane, a traveling view of a large, long aisle is shown. Men are busy performing various tasks on machinery, probably generators. Other men...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Westinghouse Electric & Manufacturing Company; Industrial tours--Pennsylvania--East Pittsburgh; Factories--Pennsylvania--East Pittsburgh; Electric industry workers--Pennsylvania--East Pittsburgh; Manufactures--Pennsylvania--East Pittsburgh; Manufacturing processes--Pennsylvania--East Pittsburgh; Silent films; Actuality--Short; Industrial--Short;
Duration: 00:02:19
Popularity (downloads): 527
 

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