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Wheels of Progress (1927)
Reviews the history of transportation in the U.S. and promotes the economic and social benefits of more and better public roads.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Infrastructure: Roads and highways;Automobiles: History;
Duration: 00:13:41
Popularity (downloads): 711
 
NASASciFiles - History of Transportation (2004)
NASA Sci Files segment exploring the history of transportation including inventions such as the wheel, the steam engine, and the combustion engine.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Sci Files; Technology; Transportation; History; Automobiles; Wheel; Steam Engine; Combustion Engine; Model T Ford; Mesopotamia; Nicolas Joseph Cugnot; Gottlieb Daimler;; Karl Benz; Aerodynamics; Drag; Air Resistance; Bicycle; Asia; Mass Transportation; Locomotives; Trains; Subway; Trolley; Horse Cars;
Duration: 00:03:41
Popularity (downloads): 2217
 
Henry Ford's Mirror of America (Part II) (1962)
Compilation of images and sequences from the Ford Film Collection, with excellent footage of United States history, culture, industry and daily life between about 1915 and 1930. Highlights include Coney...

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: U; S; History: 1900-1927; Car culture; Automobiles: Design and manufacturing;
Duration: 00:18:23
Popularity (downloads): 295
 
Henry Ford's Mirror of America (Part I) (1962)
Compilation of images and sequences from the Ford Film Collection, with excellent footage of United States history, culture, industry and daily life between about 1915 and 1930. Highlights include Coney...

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: U; S; History: 1900-1927; Car culture; Automobiles: Design and manufacturing;
Duration: 00:17:02
Popularity (downloads): 418
 
Here's Looking (1939)
Visual perception in animals, humans, and from the driver's seat of a Chevrolet.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Perception: Vision;Natural history;Automobiles: Engineering;
Duration: 00:08:33
Popularity (downloads): 416
 
Just a Spark (1937)
Chevrolet automobiles fight forest fires.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Automobiles: Engineering;
Duration: 00:09:02
Popularity (downloads): 545
 
Over the Waves (1938)
How the Chevrolet suspension system smooths out a rough ride.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Automobiles: Engineering;Amusement parks;Automobiles: Advertising;
Duration: 00:09:19
Popularity (downloads): 849
 
Girl on the Magazine Cover, The (1940)
How professional models (and new automobiles) are photographed.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Gender roles; Automobiles: Advertising; Media: Photography;
Duration: 00:08:48
Popularity (downloads): 395
 
Girl on the Magazine Cover, The (1940)
How professional models (and new automobiles) are photographed.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Gender roles;Automobiles: Advertising;Media: Photography;
Duration: 00:08:48
Popularity (downloads): 798
 
Tough Friends (1938)
How steel and steel alloys make the modern automobile safer and more durable.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Metals: Steel;Automobiles: Engineering;Automobiles: Advertising;
Duration: 00:10:36
Popularity (downloads): 747
 

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