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[Trip Down Market Street Before the Fire, A] (1905)
Pictures San Francisco's main thoroughfare as seen from the front window of a moving Market Street cable car, before the downtown area was destroyed in the 1906 earthquake and fire....

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: San Francisco: Scenics: Historical; Transportation: Cable cars; Landscapes: Cultural;
Duration: 00:13:52
Popularity (downloads): 527
 
NASASciFiles - Concept Cars (2004)
NASA Sci Files segment exploring the future of transportation involving concept cars and how new vehicles will look like in the future.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Sci Files; Transportation; Concept Cars; Research; General Motors; Autonomy; Fuel Cell; Biwire; Technology; Battery; Energy; Recharchable; Hydrogen; Oxygen; Electricity; Heat; Gasoline; Processes; Consumer Research; Brainstorming; Engineering Design Process; Scientific Method; Problem-solving; Data; Physics; Gravity; Friction; Auto Industry; Transmission; Engine;
Duration: 00:04:01
Popularity (downloads): 1870
 
NASASciFiles - History of Transportation (2004)
NASA Sci Files segment exploring the history of transportation including inventions such as the wheel, the steam engine, and the combustion engine.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Sci Files; Technology; Transportation; History; Automobiles; Wheel; Steam Engine; Combustion Engine; Model T Ford; Mesopotamia; Nicolas Joseph Cugnot; Gottlieb Daimler;; Karl Benz; Aerodynamics; Drag; Air Resistance; Bicycle; Asia; Mass Transportation; Locomotives; Trains; Subway; Trolley; Horse Cars;
Duration: 00:03:41
Popularity (downloads): 2217
 
Underground Cable


Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords:
Duration: 00:00:00
Popularity (downloads): 268
 
The Voyage of the Lee, segment 11 of 21 (1996)
The propeller is damaged by pack ice - the streamer cable is torn off, and a recovery operation ensues

Genre: Documentary
Keywords: Ocean;Geology;
Duration: 00:02:25
Popularity (downloads): 333
 
Troop Train (1943)
Evocative World War II-era film following a troop train: the coordination of effort; its staging and assembly of cars, cargo and passengers; its heavily guarded journey through the American countryside;...

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: World War II: Logistics;World War II: Homefront;Transportation: Railroad;
Duration: 00:13:15
Popularity (downloads): 261
 
Loading the ice on cars, conveying it across the mountains, and loading it into boats (1902)
The film covers four operations involved in shipping ice: sawing the ice from frozen-over lakes, transferring it by means of speciality constructed freight cars to a dock some distance away,...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Ice industry; Actuality--Shorts;
Duration: 00:04:03
Popularity (downloads): 531
 
Panorama view street car motor room (1904)
A camera moving forward on an overhead crane gives a traveling view of men working on machinery. Carts carrying parts and pieces of machinery pass by on rails; cranes lift...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Westinghouse Electric & Manufacturing Company; Industrial tours--Pennsylvania--East Pittsburgh; Electric railway motors; Cable cars (Streetcars)--Pennsylvania--East Pittsburgh; Electric motor industry--Pennsylvania--East Pittsburgh; Factories--Pennsylvania--East Pittsburgh; Electric industry workers--Pennsylvania--East Pittsburgh; Manufactures--Pennsylvania--East Pittsburgh; Manufacturing processes--Pennsylvania--East Pittsburgh; Silent films; Actuality--Short; Industrial--Short;
Duration: 00:02:35
Popularity (downloads): 744
 
Highballing to Victory (1944)
Transportation in wartime.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: World War II: Homefront;Rubber;Transportation: General;
Duration: 00:10:48
Popularity (downloads): 144
 
Transportation: Bus, Truck, and Taxi (1946)
Jobs moving people.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Occupations: Transportation;
Duration: 00:10:16
Popularity (downloads): 710
 

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