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Something for Nothing (1940)
Cartoonist Rube Goldberg creates a little animation to explain how fuel is converted to power in the modern automobile engine.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Animation: Rube Goldberg;Automobiles: Engineering;
Duration: 00:08:47
Popularity (downloads): 993
 
Rube and Mandy at Coney Island (1903)
From Edison films catalog: The first scene shows this country couple entering Steeplechase Park. They proceed to amuse themselves on the steeplechase, rope bridge, riding the bulls and the "Down...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Coney Island (New York; N; Y; )Steeplechase Park (New York; N; Y; )Amusement parks--New York (State)--Drama; Amusements--New York (State)--Drama; Amusement rides--New York (State)--Drama; Rural population--New York (State)--Drama; Aquatic sports--New York (State)--Drama; ComedyActuality;
Duration: 00:03:55
Popularity (downloads): 1080
 
Penwiper, The (1926)
Mud animation by pioneer San Francisco Chinese American animator Joseph Sunn. From the 'Ralph Wolfe's Mud Stuff' series.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Animation: Mud;Chinese Americans;Animation: Stop-motion;
Duration: 00:03:57
Popularity (downloads): 189
 
Green Pastures (1926)
Mud animation by pioneer San Francisco Chinese American animator Joseph Sunn. From the ""Ralph Wolfe's Mud Stuff"" series.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Animation: Mud; Chinese Americans; Animation: Stop-motion;
Duration: 00:05:22
Popularity (downloads): 473
 
Long Live the Bull! (1926)
Matador and bull mud animation by Chinese American animator. Animation and photography: Joseph Sunn. Titles: Syl MacDowell.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Animation: Mud;Bullfighting;Chinese Americans;
Duration: 00:14:33
Popularity (downloads): 125
 
Story of Selecting Kosher Meat Products for Their Stores, The (1930)
Kosher meat slaughter, inspection, and butchering; shoppers in Stroh and Goldberg butcher shops. Probably filmed in New York City. CONTENT ADVISORY: Disturbing slaughterhouse scenes.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Judaism; Meat: Inspection; Meat: Production;
Duration: 00:10:24
Popularity (downloads): 385
 
How the Ear Functions (1940)
Structure and function of the human hearing system, with excellent animation.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Perception: Sound;Animation;
Duration: 00:11:04
Popularity (downloads): 1530
 
Improvisational Animation (1996)
Video demonstration from the 1996 CHI conference.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: Animation; CHI;
Duration: 00:05:33
Popularity (downloads): 700
 
Computer Animation of Loma Prieta Aftershocks, segment 05 of 12 (1989)
The Loma Prieta earthquake aftershocks are shown in a time lapse animation

Genre: Documentary
Keywords: Earthquakes;
Duration: 00:01:19
Popularity (downloads): 423
 
Drawing Account (1941)
Behind the scenes in a 1940s animation studio, showing the making of a Chevrolet advertising cartoon.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Animation: Production;
Duration: 00:09:11
Popularity (downloads): 997
 

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