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Negro Colleges in Wartime (1944)
Education and training of African Americans as part of the World War II effort.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: World War II: African Americans;Colleges and universities;African Americans;
Duration: 00:08:16
Popularity (downloads): 213
 
Buffalo Bill's wild west parade (1902)
The film shows a parade down Fifth Avenue, New York. In the foreground many children, both black and white, can be seen following alongside the parade. The participants in the...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Buffalo Bill; 1846-1917; Buffalo Bill's Wild West Company; Parades--New York (State); New York; Cowboys--New York (State); New York; Indians of North America--New York (State); United States--Army--Cavalry; Horses--New York (State);Horse-drawn vehicles--New York (State); Afro-Americans--New York (State); Actuality--Short;
Duration: 00:01:52
Popularity (downloads): 1631
 
Challenge to Democracy, A (1944)
Government-produced film attempting to defend the massive internment of Japanese Americans in concentration camps during World War II.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: World War II: Japanese Americans: Internment;
Duration: 00:17:13
Popularity (downloads): 430
 
Afro Mood Burlesque
A burlesque short starring Amalia Aguilar. Part of "Joe Bonica presents the Movie of the Month" nudie film series.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Burlesque;
Duration: 00:05:14
Popularity (downloads): 719
 
Atlantic City floral parade (1904)
Views of a parade down an Atlantic City street lined with crowds of spectators--some people watching from roofs--children, women in long skirts, many moustached men wearing hats. Shows uniformed men...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Parades; Parade floats; Flowers; Afro-Americans; Atlantic City (N.J.); Actuality--Shorts;
Duration: 00:01:52
Popularity (downloads): 464
 
Fights of nations (1907)
Part 1: In "Mexico and Spain," a man dressed as a Mexican peasant spies on a happy young woman and her suitor, who wears a fancy Spanish, matador-style outfit. The...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: International relations--Drama; United States--Foreign relations--1901-1909--Drama; United States--Ethnic relations--Drama; United States--Foreign public opinion--Drama; Peace--Drama; Jews--United States--Drama; Afro-Americans--New York (State)--New York--Social life and customs--Drama; Dance; Black--New York (State)--New York--Drama; Irish Americans--Alcohol use--Drama; Dueling--Drama; Silent films; Drama; Vaudeville; Political films and programs; Shorts;
Duration: 00:03:32
Popularity (downloads): 835
 
We Work Again (1930)
How the New Deal benefits African Americans.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: New Deal: WPA;African Americans;
Duration: 00:10:51
Popularity (downloads): 63
 
Parade Celebrating Chinese Republic (1912)
San Francisco, California: Parade celebrating the formation of the Chinese Republic under Sun Yat-Sen.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Chinese Americans;Parades;San Francisco: Chinese Americans;
Duration: 00:02:21
Popularity (downloads): 157
 
It's Everybody's War (1945)
Plea for increased commitment by Americans to win the war.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: World War II: Homefront;
Duration: 00:15:07
Popularity (downloads): 149
 
Let Yourself Go (1940)
How architecture, furniture and transportation have been designed to help Americans relax.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Psychology;Design;Stress;
Duration: 00:08:37
Popularity (downloads): 755
 

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