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Assembling a generator, Westinghouse works (1904)
A group of men work on various parts of a large generator, assembling the pieces. A crane carries a large piece of the generator over to the rest of the...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Electric generators--Pennsylvania--East Pittsburgh; Westinghouse Electric & Manufacturing Company; 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: 00:03:18
Popularity (downloads): 1027
 
The Story of Hoover Dam, segment 09 of 12 (1996)
The power plant was constructed after completion of the dam

Genre: Documentary
Keywords: Hoover Dam;Construction;Dam
Duration: 00:04:35
Popularity (downloads): 954
 
Mountain Skywater, segment 05 of 12 (1996)
The generators are fired up

Genre: Documentary
Keywords:
Duration: 00:03:39
Popularity (downloads): 423
 
NASAWhy?Files - History of Electricity (2004)
NASA Why? Files segment exploring the history of electricity with Dr. Textbook.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Why? Files; Benjamin Franklin; Lightning; Electrical Spark; Copper; Zinc; Alessandro Volta; Thomas Edison; Generator; Electrical Current; Nikola Tesla; Alternating Current; Niagara Falls;
Duration: 00:01:42
Popularity (downloads): 2139
 
NASAWhy?Files - Public Damage (2004)
NASA Why? Files segment explaining power companies and what public damage is.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Why? Files; Power Company; Generator; Voltage; Power Plant; Electricity; Wires; Substations; Transformer; Kilowatt Hour; Utility; Underground Powerline; Public Damage;
Duration: 00:06:00
Popularity (downloads): 1617
 
NASAWhy?Files - Niagara Power Project (2004)
NASA Why? Files segment exploring the Niagara Power Project and how it works.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Why? Files; Electricity; Niagara Power Project; Canada; United States; Power Plant; Niagara River; New York Ontario; Niagara Falls; Hydro-Electrical Power Plant; Generator; Kilowatts; Forebay; Canal; Reservoir; Turbines; Mechanical Energy; Water; Power Outage; Equipment Failures; Severe Storms; Overload;
Duration: 00:05:41
Popularity (downloads): 2084
 
NASAWhy?Files - Electricity (2004)
NASA Why? Files segment explaining the forms of electricity and the many sources of power.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Why? Files; Electric Charges; Electrons; Lightning; Battery; Socket; Power; Solar Power; Solar Cells; Physics; Wires; Energy; Work; Chemical Energy; Mechanical Motion; Power Company; Current; Sources of Energy; Wind Power; Natural Gas; Coal; Oil; Nuclear Fission; Steam; Turbines; Generator; Niagara Falls Power Project; Hydro Power;
Duration: 00:04:46
Popularity (downloads): 2518
 
Testing a rotary, Westinghouse works (1904)
A small group of men turn on what appears to be a generator. As the rotary spins, the men make adjustments to the machine and check its operations.

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Electric generators--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh--Testing; Westinghouse Electric & Manufacturing Company; Factories--Pennsylvania--East Pittsburgh; Electric industry workers--Pennsylvania--East Pittsburgh; Manufactures--Pennsylvania--East Pittsburgh; Testing; Silent films; Actuality--Short; Industrial--Short;
Duration: 00:02:49
Popularity (downloads): 705
 
Welding the big ring (1904)
A group of men weld one area of a large ring in a fire. They lift the ring, which is hanging horizontally on chains, out of the fire. Four men...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Welding; Westinghouse Electric & Manufacturing Company; Welders (Persons)--Pennsylvania--East Pittsburgh; Electric generators--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: 00:02:45
Popularity (downloads): 947
 
Mountain Skywater, segment 09 of 12 (1996)
One study examines possible effects of additional silver on the environment

Genre: Documentary
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Duration: 00:01:23
Popularity (downloads): 411
 

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