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Bus Driver, The (1946)
Father and son travel by bus from New York to Pittsburgh in the days when bus travel still attracted elite passengers.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Transportation: Bus;
Duration: 00:10:02
Popularity (downloads): 1102
 
Tomorrow\'s Drivers (1954)
Socialization through driver education begins at a tender age in Phoenix.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Car culture: Children;Automobiles: Advertising;Phoenix, Arizona;
Duration: 00:10:58
Popularity (downloads): 105
 
Loading mail car, U.S.P.O. (1903)
This film, part of series on the various activities of the Post Office, starts with a scene of a large railroad mail car on a siding. A horse-drawn, four-wheeled vehicle...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Railway mail service--Cars; Actuality--Shorts;
Duration: 00:00:58
Popularity (downloads): 554
 
Special Delivery (1963)
How Superior Coach Co. school buses move children safely to and from school, told through the experience of Mickey Miller, who is just a bit too young to ride the...

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Children: Psychology; Transportation: Buses: School buses; Safety: School buses;
Duration: 00:25:21
Popularity (downloads): 417
 
NASASciFiles - Gears and Compound Machines (2003)
NASA Sci Files segment explaining how simple and compound machines affect the effort necessary to perform tasks involving force.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: Gear; Simple Machine; Wheel; Axle; Teeth; Primary Gear; Driver; Follower Gear; Rotational Speed; Multiply Force; Force Multiplier; Trade-Off; Compound Machine;
Duration: 00:04:20
Popularity (downloads): 1987
 
Sheep run, Chicago stockyards (1897)
From Maguire & Baucus catalogue: A large flock of sheep being driven over the runs from the cars to the slaughter beds. The sheep, pressed by the driver and frightened...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Sheep--Illinois--Chicago; Stockyards--Illinois--Chicago; Meat industry and trade--Illinois--Chicago; Slaughtering and slaughter-houses--Illinois--Chicago; Actuality;
Duration: 00:00:26
Popularity (downloads): 864
 
Street mail car, U.S.P.O. (1903)
The first scene appears to have been taken on a main thoroughfare of large city. In the immediate foreground is a horse-drawn U.S. mail vehicle waiting at the side of...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Mail receiving and forwarding services; Actuality--Shorts;
Duration: 00:01:21
Popularity (downloads): 443
 
America's Millenium on the Mall - Blues: Past and Future - B.B. King's Early Experiences in Memphis (2000)
In the fifth segment B.B. King discusses leaving Mississippi and starting his radio career in Memphis, Tennessee.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: Highway 61; Memphis, Tennessee; Beale Street; WDIA;tractor driver; picking cotton; hitchhiked; produce truck; cousin; Booker White; music business; fuel tanks; job; Sonny Boy Williamson; broadcast; Helena, Arkansas; King Biscuit Time; lunch; dinner; West Memphis, Tennessee;"Blues at Midnight"; four walling; Miss Annie; 16th Street Grill; gambling; Las Vegas; jukebox; $12.50 a night; Mr. Pepper; Mr. Ferguson; country and western music; Professor Nat D. Williams; Pepticon; Hadacol; tonics; jingle;
Duration: 00:12:03
Popularity (downloads): 381
 
NASASciFiles - The Case of the Powerful Pulleys (2003)
NASA Sci Files video containing the following ten segments. NASA Sci Files segment describing how belaying tools and techniques provide a safe means of vertical ascent. NASA Sci Files segment...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: Doug Harding; Rock Climbing; Harness; ATC; Figure 8; Dynamic Rope; Rappelling; Pulley; Simple Machine; Force; Aerospace Engineer; Crashworthiness; Gantry; Impact Dynamic Research Facility; Double Hitching; Lisa Jones; Safety Engineer; Load Limit; Safety C
Duration: 00:59:00
Popularity (downloads): 2071
 
NASAConnect - Wherever You Go There You Are (2004)
NASA Connect Video containing seven segments as described below. NASA Connect Video involving students in an activity that investigates angles and direction. Video asks question pertaining to the...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Global Position System; Navigation; Mariner; Aersospace; Birds;
Duration: 00:30:22
Popularity (downloads): 1629
 

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