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Automobile race for the Vanderbilt Cup
This automobile race was filmed from many camera positions. Several different types of motor cars from all parts of the world are seen. A series of interconnecting roads was used...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Automobile racing; Actuality--Shorts;
Duration: 00:03:10
Popularity (downloads): 1077
 
Chevrolet Leader News (Vol. 1, No. 1) (1935)
Promotional newsreels featuring a variety of Chevrolet-centric stories, including: the building of Norris Dam in Tennessee; an automobile racing an ice boat across a lake in Mt. Clemens, Michigan; gasoline...

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Car culture: Newsreels;
Duration: 00:08:08
Popularity (downloads): 771
 
Racing at Sheepshead Bay (1897)
From Edison films catalog: The finish and weighing out of a running race with nine starters. Won by famous Clifford, Sloane up. 50 feet. 7.50.

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Horse racing--New York (State)--New York; Race horses--New York (State)--New York; Racetracks (Horse racing)--New York (State)--New York; Sheepshead Bay (New York, N.Y.); Jockeys--New York (State)--New York; Actuality;
Duration: 00:00:25
Popularity (downloads): 744
 
Free-for-all race at Charter Oak Park (1897)
From Maguire & Baucus catalogue: Shows a part of the enormous crowd and the start and finish of the free-for-all pacing race, in which the fastest harness horse in the...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Harness racing--Connecticut--Hartford; Harness racehorses--Connecticut--Hartford; Horse racing--Connecticut--Hartford; Racetracks (Horse racing)--Connecticut--Hartford; Hartford (Conn.); Horses--Connecticut--Hartford; Actuality;
Duration: 00:00:26
Popularity (downloads): 613
 
American Harvest (Part I) (1955)
This institutional film was designed to promote Chevrolet's corporate citizenship rather than any specific model of automobile. While it forcefully demonstrates how central automobile manufacturing is to the American economy,...

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Manufacturing;Automobiles: Economic effects;Sustainability: 1950s;
Duration: 00:13:11
Popularity (downloads): 1284
 
American Harvest (Part II) (1955)
This institutional film was designed to promote Chevrolet's corporate citizenship rather than any specific model of automobile. While it forcefully demonstrates how central automobile manufacturing is to the American economy,...

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Manufacturing;Automobiles: Economic effects;Sustainability: 1950s;
Duration: 00:16:39
Popularity (downloads): 1300
 
Human Bridge, The (1949)
Traces the birth of the 1949 Ford from the drawing board to the roads of the world, showing different stages of automobile design and manufacturing.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Automobiles: Design and Manufacturing;Automobiles: Engineering;Occupations: Automobile Manufacturing;
Duration: 00:27:17
Popularity (downloads): 343
 
Chevrolet Leader News (Vol. 4, No. 2) (1939)
Promotional newsreels featuring a variety of Chevrolet-centric stories, including: photographing human and automobile models; automobile brake tests on a steep San Francisco street; diamond-tipped machine tools; the Ohio River floods...

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Car culture: Newsreels;Automobiles: Advertising;San Francisco: Scenics: Historical;
Duration: 00:08:19
Popularity (downloads): 764
 
Bicycle Today, Automobile Tomorrow
0700 PA8753 Bicycle Today, Automobile Tomorrow

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords:
Duration: 00:10:03
Popularity (downloads): 220
 
Coach for Cinderella, A (1936)
Imaginative cartoon that breaks down the parts and features of a Chevrolet automobile into units that can be understood in terms of plant and animal life: caterpillars roll into circles...

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Animation: Advertising;Automobiles: Advertising;Folk tales;
Duration: 00:09:22
Popularity (downloads): 1560
 

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