Search Results (70 videos found)
Layout: Sort by:
Results per page:
Westinghouse Air Brake Co. Westinghouse Co. works (casting scene) (1904)
What appear to be molds pass some men by on conveyor belts. The men take them off the belt and dump the contents onto the ground. Other men pick up...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Westinghouse Air Brake Company; Founding; Westinghouse air-brake; Factories--Pennsylvania--Wilmerding; Foundrymen--Pennsylvania--Wilmerding; Manufactures--Pennsylvania--Wilmerding; Manufacturing processes--Pennsylvania--Wilmerding; Silent films; Actuality--Short; Industrial--Short;
Duration: 00:03:06
Popularity (downloads): 391
 
From the Ground Up (1954)
Promotional film for 'Nutrilite,' a 1950s-vintage food supplement.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Agriculture: Food industry: Supplements;Nutrition;
Duration: 00:18:31
Popularity (downloads): 127
 
Where the Sun Reigns (1955)
Tour of the scenic Miami-Dade County area. With many views of attractions at ground level and from a helicopter. Director: John Behney.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Florida;Miami;Travelogues;
Duration: 00:13:32
Popularity (downloads): 548
 
America\'s New Frontier, segment 09 of 11 (1992)
Scientists talk about the results of the survey of the Hawaiian sea floor

Genre: Documentary
Keywords: Ocean;Mapping;Geology;
Duration: 00:03:49
Popularity (downloads): 403
 
Chimmie Hicks at the races (1902)
Filming of a character sketch by the well-known vaudevillian Charles E. Grapewin. On a bare stage backed by a dark curtain, a man dressed in a three-piece suit and overcoat...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Horse racing--Betting--United States--Drama; Horseplayers--United States--Drama; Gamblers--United States--Drama; Gambling--United States--Drama; Silent films; Comedies; Gambling films and programs; Vaudeville; Shorts;
Duration: 00:00:47
Popularity (downloads): 620
 
Skydiving
A group of young men videotape their skydiving trip. Includes footage shot in the airplane with a nice view of the mountains, footage taken during free-fall and footage taken of...

Genre: Other
Keywords: Skydiving;Airplane;New Zealand;
Duration: 00:03:50
Popularity (downloads): 3797
 
Amateur film: Golden Gate International Exposition (1939)
Amateur pictures, including aerials and color shot from ground level, of the San Francisco World's Fair on Treasure Island.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: World's Fairs: San Francisco, 1939;Amateur film;
Duration: 00:10:13
Popularity (downloads): 681
 
NASAConnect - WYGTYA - Early Aircraft Navigation (2004)
NASA Connect Segment exploring the history of aviation. It explains GPS and what is being done to help pilots navigate in the air and on the ground.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Navigation; GPS; Aircraft; Pilots; Runway; Aerospace;
Duration: 00:02:48
Popularity (downloads): 1469
 
NASAConnect - SF - NASA Airport Simulator (2004)
NASA Connect Segment that explores the air traffic control system. It also looks at NASA's program to study safer aviation techniques in the air and on the ground.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Airports; NASA Program; Aviation Safety; Runways;
Duration: 00:08:20
Popularity (downloads): 773
 
NASADestinationTomorrow - DT10 - Aurora Borealis (2003)
NASA Destination Tomorrow Segment describing the Northern Lights and explaining how they affect satellite and ground communications behavior.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: Behind The Scenes; Aurora Borealis; Northern Lights; Jennifer Pulley; Magnetosphere; Satellite; Dr. Sten Odenwald; Solar Wind;
Duration: 00:05:31
Popularity (downloads): 2470
 

The Open Video Project is managed at the Interaction Design Laboratory,
at the School of Information and Library Science, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill