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Giant coal dumper (1897)
From Edison films catalog: Shows how a full carload of coal is loaded into a vessel every thirty seconds at the great Erie Railroad docks, Cleveland, Ohio. Great clouds of...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Coal--Ohio--Cleveland--Transportation; Coal-handling machinery--Ohio--Cleveland; Dump cars; Coal-carrying vessels--Ohio--Cleveland; Erie and Cleveland Railroad; Coaling--Ohio--Cleveland; Railroads--Ohio; Docks--Ohio--Cleveland; Cleveland (Oh.); Actuality;
Duration: 00:00:39
Popularity (downloads): 804
 
Power to Serve, The (1957)
How the electric company makes Cleveland the 'best location in the nation.'

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Electricity;Cleveland, Ohio;Infrastructure: Electrical;
Duration: 00:20:56
Popularity (downloads): 249
 
Signal 30 (Part I) (1959)
Legendary ""shock"" driving safety film featuring numerous scenes of mutilated cars and injured/dead people and a voiceover lacking in compassion. Produced in cooperation with the Ohio State Highway Patrol and...

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Safety: Automotive; Ohio; Police;
Duration: 00:13:02
Popularity (downloads): 610
 
Signal 30 (Part II) (1959)
Legendary ""shock"" driving safety film featuring numerous scenes of mutilated cars and injured/dead people and a voiceover lacking in compassion. Produced in cooperation with the Ohio State Highway Patrol and...

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Safety: Automotive; Ohio; Police;
Duration: 00:14:04
Popularity (downloads): 765
 
[Orphaned Korean Boy Arrives in San Francisco] (1950)
5-year-old, adopted by former serviceman Bill Pond, arrives on the liner President Cleveland in San Francisco. Newsreel story.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Newsreels; Korean War; Children;
Duration: 00:30:00
Popularity (downloads): 324
 
Earthquake - Risk to the Central U.S., segment 03 of 7 (1988)
The history of earthquakes in the central United States is presented

Genre: Documentary
Keywords: Earthquakes;
Duration: 00:01:51
Popularity (downloads): 550
 
Man Against the River (1937)
Describes the work of members of the Works Projects Administration in helping refugees of a winter flood of the Ohio River.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Natural disasters;New Deal;New Deal: WPA;
Duration: 00:09:54
Popularity (downloads): 115
 
Cleveland fire department (1903)
The subject is the activities of a fire department that can be seen coming out of the fire engine house located across the street from the camera position. The action...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Fire departments; Actuality--Shorts;
Duration: 00:01:24
Popularity (downloads): 664
 
All-American Soap Box Derby, The (1936) (1936)
Tribute to the American boy as inventor, engineer and sportsman. Shows contestants building their vehicles and the final competition at Derby Downs in Akron, Ohio.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Car culture: Children;Gender roles;Automobiles: Advertising;
Duration: 00:10:26
Popularity (downloads): 1147
 
All-American Soap Box Derby (1934) (1934)
Official film of early Soap Box Derby competition at Dayton, Ohio; tribute to ingenuity of the American Boy.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Car culture: Children;Soap Box Derby;Gender roles;
Duration: 00:10:08
Popularity (downloads): 1150
 

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