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Dynamic American City, The (Part II) (1956)
Advocates urban redevelopment and renewal, 1950s-style. Supports many planning strategies which are criticized today: the destruction of 'blighted' neighborhoods in the name of progress, autocentric planning and construction, and suburban...

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Infrastructure: Construction;City planning;Urban renewal;
Duration: 00:14:21
Popularity (downloads): 864
 
Dynamic American City, The (Part I) (1956)
Advocates urban redevelopment and renewal, 1950s-style. Supports many planning strategies which are criticized today: the destruction of 'blighted' neighborhoods in the name of progress, autocentric planning and construction, and suburban...

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Infrastructure: Construction;City planning;Urban renewal;
Duration: 00:14:21
Popularity (downloads): 315
 
Arteries of New York City (1941)
Shows transportation corridors leading into and out of New York City, and efforts at transportation and infrastructure planning.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: New York City;Transportation: General;City planning;
Duration: 00:09:26
Popularity (downloads): 1417
 
Detroit: City on the Move (1965)
Promotional film made for the City of Detroit, an unsuccessful bidder for the Olympic Games. With views of city highways, automobile manufacturing, a diverse population, and social activities, all shot...

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Detroit, Michigan;City planning;Race relations;
Duration: 00:18:12
Popularity (downloads): 2383
 
City, The (Part I) (1939)
The Regional Planning Association of America's plea for community chaotic cities and urban sprawl. Directors: Ralph Steiner and Willard Van Dyke. Script: Henwar Rodakiewicz, from an outline by Pare Lorentz....

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Sustainability: 1930s;City planning;Regionalism;
Duration: 00:15:48
Popularity (downloads): 119
 
City, The (Part II) (1939)
The Regional Planning Association of America's plea for community chaotic cities and urban sprawl. Directors: Ralph Steiner and Willard Van Dyke. Script: Henwar Rodakiewicz, from an outline by Pare Lorentz....

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Sustainability: 1930s;City planning;Regionalism;
Duration: 00:15:10
Popularity (downloads): 108
 
Community Growth: Crisis and Challenge (1959)
Home builders decry unplanned suburban sprawl, 1950s-style.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Sustainability;City planning;Houses and homes;
Duration: 00:15:57
Popularity (downloads): 1321
 
Place to Live, A (1948)
Slum clearance and the construction of new housing in Philadelphia.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Urban renewal;Philadelphia;City planning;
Duration: 00:15:50
Popularity (downloads): 606
 
Our Community (1952)
Illustrates the interdependence of people in a community by showing shared community functions and services.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Social guidance;Interdependence;City planning;
Duration: 00:10:55
Popularity (downloads): 92
 
San Francisco City Hall Dedication (1915)
Opening of new City Hall, ultimately remodeled and seismically upgraded in 1999.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: San Francisco: Ceremonies;San Francisco: City Hall;
Duration: 00:01:25
Popularity (downloads): 84
 

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