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Using Elastic Windows for World-Wide Web Browsing (1998)
Video demonstration from the 1998 CHI conference. Current World-Wide Web browsers can be enhanced to sup- port the navigation needs of users. In this video, a new browsing interface...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: CHI; World-Wide Web; Window Management;User Interfaces; Elastic Windows
Duration: 00:05:23
Popularity (downloads): 440
 
ACM UIST 1997 - Elastic Windows: A hierarchical multi-window world-wide-web browser (1997)
The World-wide web is becoming an invaluable source for the information needs of many users. However, current browsers are still primitive, in that they do not support many of the...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: UIST; World-Wide Web; information visualization; user interfaces; window management
Duration: 00:05:14
Popularity (downloads): 400
 
The DeckScape Web Browser (1996)
Video demonstration from the 1996 CHI conference. This video shows DeckScape, an experimental World-Wide Web browser. DeckScape uses the metaphor of a deck of playing cards, where each card...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: CHI; interactive user interfaces; information navigation;interaction techniques; World- Wide Web
Duration: 00:06:20
Popularity (downloads): 699
 
Men and Jobs (1944)
How the U.S. government tried to match every person to a job during World War II.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: World War II: Homefront;World War II: Industrial production;Labor: 1940s;
Duration: 00:08:35
Popularity (downloads): 317
 
World at War (Part II) (1942)
Portrayal of the steps that led up to Pearl Harbor and total mobilization of World War II.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: World War II: General;
Duration: 00:16:07
Popularity (downloads): 607
 
World at War (Part I) (1942)
Portrayal of the steps that led up to Pearl Harbor and total mobilization of World War II.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: World War II: General;
Duration: 00:25:35
Popularity (downloads): 1125
 
Amateur film: The World's Fair: August 1940 (1939)
Views of the 'World of Tomorrow.'

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: World's Fairs: New York, 1939-40;
Duration: 00:07:31
Popularity (downloads): 395
 
To New Horizons (1940)
Definitive document of pre-World War II futuristic utopian thinking, as envisioned by General Motors. Documents the 'Futurama' exhibit in GM's 'Highways and Horizons' pavilion at the World's Fair, which looks...

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Futurism;World's Fairs: New York, 1939-40;Infrastructure: Highways;
Duration: 00:22:59
Popularity (downloads): 1117
 
Close Harmony (1942)
Discussion on the need for unity between labor and management as the U.S. mobilizes for World War II.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: World War II: Homefront;World War II: Industrial production;Race relations;
Duration: 00:10:35
Popularity (downloads): 945
 
Remember These Faces (1945)
Intense view of American soldiers in combat, produced to sell World War II bonds.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: World War II: Homefront;World War II: Europe;
Duration: 00:17:12
Popularity (downloads): 657
 

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