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Texaco sales film aimed at Texaco dealers, introducing a new high octane gasoline with the additive ""Petrox."" Excellent cutaway engine illustrates pistons in use; also good animation of same....
Popularity (downloads): 296
|Leave It to Roll-Oh
Tongue-in-cheek film showing a domestic robot freeing housewives of their chores (and intimating that their work is hardly necessary); actually a promo showing how relays and switches function in the...
Keywords: Robotics;Gender roles;Futurism;
Popularity (downloads): 1175
|NASASciFiles - How Things Fly
NASA Sci Files segment explaining how competition and collaboration have advanced our frontiers in air and space.
Keywords: Wright Flyer; Spirit of St. Louis; Charles Lindbergh; Air And Space Museum; Dailey; Competition; Space Race; International Space Station; How Things Fly; Roll; Pitch; Yaw; Elevator; Rudder; Aileron;
Popularity (downloads): 2114
|B.B. King at Minnechaug Regional High School - Ain't that Just Like a Woman
In the fourteenth segment of the video, a student asks BB King about Louis Jordan. BB King and the band perform "Ain't that Just Like a Woman"
Keywords: BB King; Louis Jordan; Rock'n Roll; Rap music; Ain't That Just Like a Woman;
Popularity (downloads): 355
|Amateur film: Colaci collection, roll 1-B
Life in the San Francisco Bay Area just after World War II: families stand on the Golden Gate Bridge and watch troops returning on naval vessels; a man spraypaints a...
Keywords: San Francisco: World War II: Postwar;Motion pictures: Amateur;San Francisco Bay Area;
Popularity (downloads): 3513
|Coach for Cinderella, A
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...
Keywords: Animation: Advertising;Automobiles: Advertising;Folk tales;
Popularity (downloads): 1560
|NASASciFiles - Launch Catapult
NASA Sci Files segment explaining how the on-board steam-powered launch catapult provides the force necessary to give a plane the speed and lift it needs to take off from the...
Keywords: USS Theodore Roosevelt; Aircraft Carrier; John Olivera; Cylinder; Piston; Shuttle; Flight Deck; Thrust; Steam; Nuclear Reactor; Power Plant; Runway; F-14; Dr. D.; Force; Direct Variation; Roll; Dihedral Angle;
Popularity (downloads): 2025
|NASA Connect - TWM - First Flying Machines
NASA Connect segment exploring the first flying machines including their design and development. The host demonstrates the flight simulator of the original glider.
Keywords: NASA Connect; Wright Brothers; Flight Simulator; Axis; First Flying Machine; Glider; Kitty Hawk; Engineering Method; Pitch; Roll; Yaw; Wind Tunnel; Elevator Control; Wing Warp; Rudder; Propellor; Wing; Lift; Drag;
Popularity (downloads): 1859
|Dancing boxing match, Montgomery and Stone
Very short vaudeville turn from the well-known team of Montgomery and Stone. Appears to have been filmed outdoors in front of black paper taped up on a wall as a...
Keywords: Boxers (Sports)--United States--Drama; Boxing--United States--Drama; Silent films; Slapstick comedies; Vaudeville; Shorts;
Popularity (downloads): 1912
|A tough dance
From either side of a white, apparently outdoors, setting enter a man and woman, both wearing ragged street clothes and caps. As they approach center stage, the man grabs the...
Keywords: Dance--New York (State)--New York; Hoodlums--New York (State)--New York--Drama; Dancers--New York (State)--New York; Bowery (New York, N.Y.: Street)--Drama; Silent films; Dance; Vaudeville; Shorts;
Popularity (downloads): 1381