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America's Millenium on the Mall - Blues: Past and Future - B.B. King's Early Experiences in Memphis (2000)
In the fifth segment B.B. King discusses leaving Mississippi and starting his radio career in Memphis, Tennessee.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: Highway 61; Memphis, Tennessee; Beale Street; WDIA;tractor driver; picking cotton; hitchhiked; produce truck; cousin; Booker White; music business; fuel tanks; job; Sonny Boy Williamson; broadcast; Helena, Arkansas; King Biscuit Time; lunch; dinner; West Memphis, Tennessee;"Blues at Midnight"; four walling; Miss Annie; 16th Street Grill; gambling; Las Vegas; jukebox; $12.50 a night; Mr. Pepper; Mr. Ferguson; country and western music; Professor Nat D. Williams; Pepticon; Hadacol; tonics; jingle;
Duration: 00:12:03
Popularity (downloads): 381
 
Knights on the Highway (1938)
How drivers (especially truckers) can drive safely at night.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Safety: Truck driving;
Duration: 00:08:55
Popularity (downloads): 1000
 
Transportation: Bus, Truck, and Taxi (1946)
Jobs moving people.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Occupations: Transportation;
Duration: 00:10:16
Popularity (downloads): 710
 
Drift Ice as a Geologic Agent, segment 05 of 11 (1993)
Ice gouging

Genre: Documentary
Keywords: Ice;Geology;Ocean;
Duration: 00:01:12
Popularity (downloads): 448
 
From Trees to Tribunes (Part III) (1931)
Everything that happens to produce an issue of the Chicago Tribune, from logging to newswriting and cartooning.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Forest industry;Media: Newspapers;Occupations: Printing;
Duration: 00:12:47
Popularity (downloads): 619
 
From Trees to Tribunes (Part II) (1931)
Everything that happens to produce an issue of the Chicago Tribune, from logging to newswriting and cartooning.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Forest industry;Media: Newspapers;Occupations: Printing;
Duration: 00:11:36
Popularity (downloads): 553
 
Immunization (2nd Ed) (1955)
Explains what immunization is and how it is built up either by having a disease or by being inoculated with vaccine. Shows how smallpox vaccine is produced and used and...

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords:
Duration: 00:08:21
Popularity (downloads): 306
 
Anatomy of a Hurricane, segment 04 of 5 (1996)
High winds and waves can produce destructive flooding

Genre: Documentary
Keywords: Hurricanes;Weather;
Duration: 00:01:25
Popularity (downloads): 847
 
NASASciFiles - Oil Exploration and Production (2004)
Seventh segment of the Ocean Odyssey describes how drilling companies produce and look for oil.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA SciFiles; The Ocean Odyssey; Tides; Waves; Oceans; Ocean Current; Oil production; Oil Exploration; Derrick; Sources of Oil Pollution;
Duration: 00:02:19
Popularity (downloads): 2276
 
Wrestling with Uncertainty, segment 10 of 16 (1995)
The history of a play and a field is explained

Genre: Documentary
Keywords: Oil and Gas;
Duration: 00:02:55
Popularity (downloads): 539
 

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