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Mountain Skywater, segment 06 of 12 (1996)
Data is recorded from many locations

Genre: Documentary
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Duration: 00:03:41
Popularity (downloads): 463
 
Guardians Of Our Country's Health (1950)
Shows what is done by doctors and quarantine inspectors at harbors, airfields and border stations to prevent the spread of disease by persons entering the United States.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords:
Duration: 00:16:00
Popularity (downloads): 239
 
Network Broadcasting (1934)
This is a silent print of the film which shows how telephone transmission lines are used to convey network programs to radio stations located in various sections of the country.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords:
Duration: 00:11:08
Popularity (downloads): 261
 
San Francisco Earthquake Aftermath (1906)
Street scenes, destroyed buildings, tents and relief stations after the earthquake.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Earthquakes: San Francisco, 1906;San Francisco: Disasters;
Duration: 00:04:51
Popularity (downloads): 364
 
Inside Story of Modern Gasoline, The (1946)
Combination animation/live-action film showing how gasoline is refined and used. With striking images of gas stations, auto travel, and automobiles.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Oil industry; Automobiles; Occupations: Petroleum industry;
Duration: 00:22:36
Popularity (downloads): 466
 
Independent Radio Station (1951)
Military training film on a New York radio station, WMCA, owned by the Nathan Straus family, showing its ownership, management and activities. Good view of radio in the era when...

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Communication: Radio;Media: Radio;
Duration: 00:18:02
Popularity (downloads): 130
 
NASASciFiles - GPS (2002)
NASA Sci Files segment explaining the Global Positions System and how it monitors and measures crustal movement.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Sci Files; Earthquake; Global Positioning System; Stations; Satellites; Crustal Movement; Earth; Blind Fault; Computer Simulation; Slip Rate; Prediction; Displacement;
Duration: 00:02:08
Popularity (downloads): 2342
 
NASA Connect - ATE - Predicting Weather (2004)
NASA Connect segment explaining how scientists use satellites to predict weather. The segment explores the Afternoon Constellation, or the collection of satellites known as the 'A' Train as well as...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; CALIPSO; Weather; Weather Balloon; Weather Station; Afternoon Constellation; Aura; PARASOL; CloudSat; Aqua; OCO; Cumulus Clouds; Stratus Clouds; Cirrus Clouds; Nimbostratus; Stratocumulus; Cumulonimbus; Fog;
Duration: 00:05:52
Popularity (downloads): 2059
 
Hurricane Force - A Coastal Perspective, segment 11 of 12 (1994)
Hurricanes will leave their mark on coastlines in the future just as they have in the past

Genre: Documentary
Keywords: Hurricanes;
Duration: 00:01:30
Popularity (downloads): 529
 
2 a.m. in the subway (1905)
Opens on a set of a subway platform, with two tracks on either side and stairs leading up to the exit. A policeman stretches and wearily sits on a box...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Subway stations--New York (State)--New York--Drama; Subways--New York (State)--New York--Drama; Transit police--New York (State)--New York--Drama; Women--New York (State)--New York--Conduct of life--Drama; Men--New York (State)--New York--Conduct of life--Drama; Practical jokes--Drama; Artificial legs--Drama; Silent films; Comedies; Vaudeville; Shorts;
Duration: 00:00:53
Popularity (downloads): 4588
 

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