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America's Millenium on the Mall - Blues: Past and Future - B.B. King's Guitar Technique (2000)
In the eighth segment B.B. King discusses his guitar technique, especially the origin of his use of tremolo.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: tremolo; blue note; bottle neck; Bukka White; steel guitar; hawaiian guitar; practice; nervous system; pizzacato; guitar like human voice; note as measuring sugar or flour; trill; Pavoroti; classical;
Duration: 00:05:32
Popularity (downloads): 536
 
Gold Medal Flour Commercial
Gold Medal Flour Commercial

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords:
Duration: 00:00:00
Popularity (downloads): 250
 
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
 
Cutting sugar cane (1902)
The poor condition of the film, its short length, and the distance of the subject matter from the camera position do not permit much description other than saying some workers...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Sugarcane; Actuality--Shorts;
Duration: 00:00:30
Popularity (downloads): 426
 
Loading sugar cane (1902)
The short length of this films leaves much to be desired to give proper description. However, it is possible to see a large receiving car in a cane brake where...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Sugarcane; Actuality--Shorts;
Duration: 00:00:33
Popularity (downloads): 364
 
Easy Does It (1940)
Measuring the effort involved in women's work around the home.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Gender roles;Occupations: Housework;Time and motion study;
Duration: 00:08:49
Popularity (downloads): 1087
 
Writing Better Social Letters (1950)
While a teenage brother and sister write a thank-you note to their grandmother after visiting her on vacation, we learn the five parts of a friendly letter and more about...

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Social guidance: Etiquette;Communication: Writing;Communication: Postal;
Duration: 00:10:30
Popularity (downloads): 878
 
GeoSCAPE: Designing a Reconstructive Tool for Field Archaeological Excavation (2001)
Design Expo demonstration from CHI 2001. We introduce GeoSCAPE, a "reconstructive" tool for capturing measurement data in field archaeology and facilitating a 3D visualization of an excavation rendered in...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: CHI; field archaeology; cognitive activity; reconstructive tool; physical space; tangible interface
Duration: 00:02:21
Popularity (downloads): 475
 
Oceanfloor Legacy, segment 07 of 14 (1991)
The mosaic of the main research area is an image of the inclined continental slope west of San Francisco

Genre: Documentary
Keywords: Ocean;Radioactive waste;San Francisco;
Duration: 00:01:58
Popularity (downloads): 392
 
Hoover Dam Construction, segment 09 of 17 (1996)
Stages of concrete manufacturing are shown

Genre: Documentary
Keywords:
Duration: 00:01:33
Popularity (downloads): 531
 

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