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Personal Hygiene (Part I) (1950)
Military training drama showing how the residents of a barracks convince a sloppy soldier to clean up his act. With many folk songs on cleanliness.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Health and hygiene;Military;Music: Folk;
Duration: 00:14:17
Popularity (downloads): 229
 
Personal Hygiene (Part II) (1950)
Military training drama showing how the residents of a barracks convince a sloppy soldier to clean up his act. With many folk songs on cleanliness.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Health and hygiene;Military;Music: Folk;
Duration: 00:17:19
Popularity (downloads): 142
 
Princess Rajah dance (1904)
Princess Rajah performs an "Oriental" or belly dance, and a balancing chair act in her teeth like that often found in folk performances in various cultures from Northern Africa to...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Belly dance--United States; Louisiana Purchase Exposition--(1904 :--Saint Louis, Mo. )--Exhibitions; Dancers--Missouri--Saint Louis; Folk dancing; Silent films; Dance; Vaudeville; Shorts;
Duration: 00:01:11
Popularity (downloads): 2842
 
A nymph of the waves (1903)
Superimposition of a woman dancing over footage of crashing waves from the rapids of Niagara Falls. The woman wears a frilly, perhaps feather-trimmed, white dress with a low-cut bodice, a...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Dance--United States; Ballet dancing--United States; Dancers--United States; Ballerinas--United States; Niagara Falls (N.Y. and Ont.); Silent films; Dance; Vaudeville; Trick films; Shorts;
Duration: 00:00:24
Popularity (downloads): 2098
 
Ride for Cinderella, A (1937)
Cinderella relies on a Chevrolet to carry her home by midnight through obstacles and storms.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Animation: Advertising;Folk tales;Automobiles: Advertising;
Duration: 00:10:50
Popularity (downloads): 1320
 
The boys think they have one on Foxy Grandpa, but he fools them (1902)
Opens on a stage with a stone fence and a painted backdrop of a forest or garden. In front of the fence is a bench, on which sits Joseph Hart...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Foxy Grandpa (Fictitious character)--Drama; Banjo--United States--Drama; Banjoists--United States--Drama; Boys--United States--Conduct of life--Drama; Practical jokes--Drama; Tap dancing--United States; Silent films; Comedies; Vaudeville; Dance; Shorts;
Duration: 00:01:08
Popularity (downloads): 1091
 
Kinograms Newsreel
Typical newsreel from the silent era, featuring Jack Dempsey, a balloon race, women dancing in chilly breezes, a juggler, and opium being confiscated and burned in Shanghai.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Newsreels;China;Substance abuse: Drugs;
Duration: 00:06:43
Popularity (downloads): 278
 
Coach for Cinderella, A (1936)
Imaginative cartoon that breaks down the parts and features of a Chevrolet automobile into units that can be understood in terms of plant and animal life: caterpillars roll into circles...

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Animation: Advertising;Automobiles: Advertising;Folk tales;
Duration: 00:09:22
Popularity (downloads): 1560
 
Junior Prom (1946)
Experiences of two couples on a double date at the Junior Prom.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Social guidance;Social guidance: Etiquette;Dance and dancing;
Duration: 00:20:16
Popularity (downloads): 841
 
A ballroom tragedy (1905)
Opens on a set of a sitting room, apparently off a ballroom where dancers occasionally can be glimpsed through a curtained entrance stage right. Near the entrance, a young couple...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Crimes of passion--United States--Drama; Murder--United States--Drama; Women murderers--United States--Drama; Women--Crimes against--United States--Drama; Adultery--United States--Drama; Jealousy--United States--Drama; Stab wounds--United States--Drama; Ballrooms--United States--Drama; Ballroom dancing--United States--Drama; Silent films; Drama; Crime films and programs; Vaudeville; Shorts;
Duration: 00:00:50
Popularity (downloads): 1761
 

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