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Build Your Vocabulary (1948)
Dramatizes the story of a father, who, after finding himself at a loss for words at a public meeting, follows his son's lead and starts a campaign of vocabulary improvement....

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Literacy;Words;Self-improvement;
Duration: 00:10:20
Popularity (downloads): 151
 
Star-Spangled Banner, The (Version II) (1940)
Technicolor image of American flag flying accompanied by words and music of U.S. national anthem.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Patriotism;National anthems: U.S.;Flags ;
Duration: 00:01:14
Popularity (downloads): 2842
 
It's Your America (Part I) (1945)
The U.S. War Department described this film in the following words: 'An American soldier, during his combat career, realizes the greatness of his country and determines to assume his share...

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: World War II: Postwar issues;Citizenship;Patriotism;
Duration: 00:16:58
Popularity (downloads): 64
 
Hyde Park School, room 2 (1904)
Four rows of preadolescent children, both boys and girls, are standing in front of a blackboard on which the words "Kansas City, Missouri" can be seen. Each boy and girl...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Schools; Actuality--Shorts;
Duration: 00:00:48
Popularity (downloads): 485
 
Kindergarten ball game (1904)
A row of approximately twenty-five children under the age of six can be seen facing the camera. They stand in front of a long blackboard with the words "Kansas City,...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Games; Play; Actuality--Shorts;
Duration: 00:00:55
Popularity (downloads): 508
 
Old Chinese Proverb: One Picture Is Worth Ten Thousand Words, An (1946)
A tour through the Jerry Fairbanks studios in Hollywood, showing the production of animation, TV films, industrial and advertising films.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Motion pictures: Production;Motion pictures: Sponsored;Advertising: Motion pictures;
Duration: 00:22:06
Popularity (downloads): 425
 
NASASciFiles - Patents (2001)
NASA Sci Files segment exploring the Patent and Trademark Museum and explains what patents and trademarks are.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Sci Files; Inventions; Patents; Trademarks; Museum; Words; Names; Symbols; Sounds; Smells; Colors; Copyright; Intellectual Property; Property Right;
Duration: 00:01:34
Popularity (downloads): 1377
 
Central high school, gymnastic drill (1904)
The cameraman placed his equipment at the edge of a school yard where supervised gymnastics were being conducted by high school students. Male students can be seen doing the long...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: High school students; Gymnastics--Training; Actuality--Shorts;
Duration: 00:00:56
Popularity (downloads): 874
 
Semantic Highlighting (1998)
Video demonstration from the 1998 CHI conference. One method for locating information on the World Wide Web is to use a search engine (SE). Given a set of terms,...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: CHI; semantic; highlighting; information retrieval; visualize
Duration: 00:08:06
Popularity (downloads): 1058
 
The chimney (1902)
Filming of a popular vaudeville gag. Opens on a stage with a painted backdrop of a lake and forest. From opposite sides of the stage enter a chimney sweep, covered...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Chimney sweeps--Drama; Millers--Drama; Soot--Drama; Flour--Drama; Affray--Drama; Silent films; Slapstick comedies; Vaudeville; Shorts;
Duration: 00:00:31
Popularity (downloads): 855
 

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