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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
 
Alcohol and the Human Body (1949)
Traces the course of alcohol through the body; shows the effects of alcohol on the brain; dramatizes the case of a problem drinker, including treatment.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Substance abuse: Alcohol;
Duration: 00:12:06
Popularity (downloads): 533
 
Levi & Cohen, the Irish comedians (1903)
Opens on a vaudeville or variety stage with a flat painted curtain of a stone fence and garden. On the right side of the stage sits a sign that reads...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Vaudeville--United States--Drama; Jewish comedians--United States--Drama; Irish--United States--Drama; Theater audiences--United States--Drama; Silent films; Comedies; Vaudeville; Shorts;
Duration: 00:00:58
Popularity (downloads): 2074
 
Where Does It Get You? (1946)
Temperance film showing how alcohol impairs agility, stamina and judgment: the qualities necessary for successful living.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Substance abuse: Alcohol;
Duration: 00:15:45
Popularity (downloads): 121
 
None for the Road: Teenage Drinking and Driving (1957)
Hybrid nonfiction/fiction film showing experiments with alcohol-addled rats, plus a story of teenagers who die while DUI.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Substance abuse: Alcohol;Car culture: Youth;Safety: Automotive;
Duration: 00:14:03
Popularity (downloads): 965
 
Alcohol Trigger Films for Junior High: The Party, The Mother, The Bride (1979)
Three short dramatic, open-ended situations designed to provoke discussion in alcohol education programs. Includes ""The Party,"" in which a new boy wants to make friends and offers his house for...

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Substance abuse: Alcohol; Teenagers: 1970s; Substance abuse: Drugs;
Duration: 00:08:57
Popularity (downloads): 478
 
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
 
A rube couple at a county fair (1904)
From Edison films catalog: Scene I--Driving into the Grounds. Scene II--Machinery department. Scene III--Getting weighed. Scene IV--On the Pike. Scene V--Looking at the big pumpkins. Scene VI--Cattle parade. Scene VII--Trotting...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Agricultural exhibitions--United States--Drama; Fairs--United States--Drama; Rural population--United States--Drama; Farmers--United States--Drama; Amusements--United States--Drama; Cattle--Connecticut; Horses--Connecticut; Horsemen and horsewomen--Connecticut; Agricultural machinery; ComedyActuality;
Duration: 00:03:57
Popularity (downloads): 629
 
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
 
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
 

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