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[Union Square, San Francisco Fashion Show] (1950)
1950s fashion show is staged on a runway set up in the middle of Union Square Park, San Francisco. Newsreel story.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Newsreels; San Francisco: Fashion shows; Models;
Duration: 00:41:00
Popularity (downloads): 442
 
Union Iron Works (1898)
From Edison films catalog: Here was built the peerless battleship "Oregon." The scene is taken at lunch hour, and shows a great throng of employees leaving the shop. 50 feet....

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Iron-works--California--San Francisco; Shipyards--California--San Francisco; Iron and steel workers--California--San Francisco; Working class--California--San Francisco; Shipbuilding--California--San Francisco; San Francisco (Calif.); Actuality;
Duration: 00:00:29
Popularity (downloads): 862
 
San Francisco Earthquake Aftermath, 1906 (1906)
Chilling post-earthquake footage, shot in the Western Addition and on Market Street in San Francisco. The first sequence (Western Addition) shows a great deal of evocative neighborhood detail almost one...

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Earthquakes: San Francisco, 1906;San Francisco: Disasters;San Francisco: Scenics, Historical;
Duration: 00:07:43
Popularity (downloads): 408
 
Pattern for Smartness (1948)
Home-sewed clothes as high fashion.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Sewing;Fashion;
Duration: 00:18:21
Popularity (downloads): 225
 
Fashion Horizons (1940)
Southwestern U.S. travelogue flies around in modern 1930s airplanes, stopping off at Albuquerque and an Arizona dude ranch, all the time focusing on fashions worn by its cargo of aspiring...

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Fashion;Aviation: Commercial;Travelogues;
Duration: 00:19:11
Popularity (downloads): 227
 
Three to Get Ready: A Progress Report from BART (1967)
Shows stages in the construction of the San Francisco Bay Area Rapid Transit system.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: San Francisco Bay Area: BART;Transportation: Subways and metros;San Francisco Bay Area: Infrastructure;
Duration: 00:13:30
Popularity (downloads): 144
 
Aristocrats of Fashion (1940)
Fashions for sport and evening wear, all made from Bemberg rayon. Narration: Muriel Evans. Photography: William Steiner. Art Director: Alfred Pan(?). Sound Engineer: Walter Hicks. Production Manager: S.E. Harrison. With...

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Fashion; Synthetics; Models;
Duration: 00:09:58
Popularity (downloads): 439
 
Edison Newsreels: San Francisco Earthquake aftermath (1906)
Cleaning up downtown San Francisco after the conflagration.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Earthquakes: San Francisco, 1906;San Francisco: Disasters;
Duration: 00:04:55
Popularity (downloads): 656
 
Sutro Baths, no. 1 (1897)
From Edison films catalog: One of the sights of San Francisco. A 50-foot slide is used by the bathers, who toboggan down its slippery surface in all positions. The bathers...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Public baths--California--San Francisco; Aquatic sports--California--San Francisco; Swimming pools--California--San Francisco; Swimmers--California--San Francisco; Diving--California--San Francisco; San Francisco (Calif.); Actuality;
Duration: 00:00:24
Popularity (downloads): 1112
 
Lurline Baths (1897)
From Edison films catalog: At San Francisco. The main feature is the toboggan slide which the bathers use, some sitting, others lying down, head first or feet first. 50 feet....

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Public baths--California--San Francisco; Aquatic sports--California--San Francisco; Swimming pools--California--San Francisco; Swimmers--California--San Francisco; San Francisco (Calif.); Actuality;
Duration: 00:00:20
Popularity (downloads): 840
 

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