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Bicycle trick riding, no. 2 (2009)
Opens with a man riding a bicycle in a backwards circle, on a stage with a painted backdrop of a city street. He dismounts, then remounts the cycle and rides...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Stunt cycling--United States; Bicycles--United States; Silent films; Vaudeville; Shorts;
Duration: 00:00:34
Popularity (downloads): 2161
 
A nymph of the waves (1903)
Superimposition of a woman dancing over footage of crashing waves from the rapids of Niagara Falls. The woman wears a frilly, perhaps feather-trimmed, white dress with a low-cut bodice, a...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Dance--United States; Ballet dancing--United States; Dancers--United States; Ballerinas--United States; Niagara Falls (N.Y. and Ont.); Silent films; Dance; Vaudeville; Trick films; Shorts;
Duration: 00:00:24
Popularity (downloads): 2098
 
Word to the Wives, A (1955)
How two women trick a husband into buying a new kitchen.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Consumerism;Gender roles;
Duration: 00:12:41
Popularity (downloads): 241
 
Subub surprises the burglar (1903)
Opens on a bedroom set, with a man in a white nightshirt asleep on a Murphy bed. The bedroom window is raised from the outside, and a man dressed in...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Burglary protection--United States--Drama; Burglars--United States--Drama; Homeowners--United States--Drama; Dwellings--Security measures--United States--Drama; Beds--United States--Drama; Ordnance--Drama; Silent films; Comedies; Vaudeville; Shorts; Trick films;
Duration: 00:01:04
Popularity (downloads): 783
 
Making Films That Teach (1954)
Made to commemorate the 25th anniversary of Encyclopaedia Britannica Films, this film shows the steps in the process of producing educational films, including scripting, shooting, editing and capturing of sound.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Motion pictures: In education;
Duration: 00:18:01
Popularity (downloads): 142
 
Unique Contribution, The (Part I) (1959)
How educational films contribute to teaching and learning. With many examples taken from scientific and historical films.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Motion pictures: In education;
Duration: 00:13:53
Popularity (downloads): 362
 
Unique Contribution, The (Part II) (1959)
How educational films contribute to teaching and learning. With many examples taken from scientific and historical films.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Motion pictures: In education;
Duration: 00:13:42
Popularity (downloads): 237
 
Business Films (1968)
Key speakers on business films from the 20th annual conference of the Public Relations Society of America.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Motion pictures: Sponsored;
Duration: 00:13:49
Popularity (downloads): 811
 
How to Use Classroom Films (1963)
How to choose, preview, present and discuss classroom films.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Motion pictures: In education;Education;Schools;
Duration: 00:14:04
Popularity (downloads): 981
 
Original Films Of Frank B Gilbreth (Part I)
Essentially a summary of work analysis films which were taken by Frank B. Gilbreth between 1910 and 1924 showing a number of industrial operations from which the motion study technique...

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords:
Duration: 00:00:00
Popularity (downloads): 526
 

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