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Automobile race for the Vanderbilt Cup
This automobile race was filmed from many camera positions. Several different types of motor cars from all parts of the world are seen. A series of interconnecting roads was used...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Automobile racing; Actuality--Shorts;
Duration: 00:03:10
Popularity (downloads): 1077
 
NASASciFiles - How Things Fly (2003)
NASA Sci Files segment explaining how competition and collaboration have advanced our frontiers in air and space.

Genre: Educational
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;
Duration: 00:02:14
Popularity (downloads): 2114
 
Dole Air Race, 1927 (1927)
Aviation's elite converges on Oakland for the Dole race to Hawaii.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Aviation: History;Newsreels;San Francisco: Aviation;
Duration: 00:09:50
Popularity (downloads): 372
 
Auto boat race on the Hudson (1904)
The single camera position was from the point of view of the judge of the course. The films shows a boat race between small, motor-driven speed boats, which were approximately...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Boat racing--Hudson River; Actuality--Shorts;
Duration: 00:02:34
Popularity (downloads): 716
 
Aurora Stunt and Drag Race Set Commercial
Television commercial for Aurora Stunt and Drag Race toy cars.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords:
Duration: 00:01:00
Popularity (downloads): 345
 
Racing at Sheepshead Bay (1897)
From Edison films catalog: The finish and weighing out of a running race with nine starters. Won by famous Clifford, Sloane up. 50 feet. 7.50.

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Horse racing--New York (State)--New York; Race horses--New York (State)--New York; Racetracks (Horse racing)--New York (State)--New York; Sheepshead Bay (New York, N.Y.); Jockeys--New York (State)--New York; Actuality;
Duration: 00:00:25
Popularity (downloads): 744
 
Free-for-all race at Charter Oak Park (1897)
From Maguire & Baucus catalogue: Shows a part of the enormous crowd and the start and finish of the free-for-all pacing race, in which the fastest harness horse in the...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Harness racing--Connecticut--Hartford; Harness racehorses--Connecticut--Hartford; Horse racing--Connecticut--Hartford; Racetracks (Horse racing)--Connecticut--Hartford; Hartford (Conn.); Horses--Connecticut--Hartford; Actuality;
Duration: 00:00:26
Popularity (downloads): 613
 
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
 
Space Works 6, complete video (1986)
Three different space activities are highlighted: (1) exploratory mission to Mars, (2) remote infrared sensing equipment, (3) shuttle astronauts eating, sleeping, and working in space.

Genre: Documentary
Keywords: NASA;Space;
Duration: 00:29:09
Popularity (downloads): 1809
 
Space Works 5, complete video (1986)
Six topics are discussed: (1) Unistik Vehicle Controller to help the handicapped, (2) the world's most powerful computer, (3) a plane which changes the shape of its wings during flight,...

Genre: Documentary
Keywords: NASA;Space;
Duration: 00:29:49
Popularity (downloads): 1609
 

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