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Boys diving, Honolulu (1902)
A large group of small boys stand on a pier, looking up at what probably is the railing and hoping pennies will be thrown into the water for them to...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Diving--Hawaii; Actuality--Shorts;
Duration: 00:00:27
Popularity (downloads): 4625
 
Kanakas diving for money, no. 2 (1898)
Several native boys swimming in what appears to be a harbor area can be seen in the foreground. In the background several seagoing ships are loading and unloading cargo. During...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Swimming; Actuality--Shorts;
Duration: 00:00:31
Popularity (downloads): 591
 
Spider Engineers (1956)
The spider is shown to be an engineer of great skill and versatility. There are an estimated 100,000 species of spiders. In this study four typical species are considered--the orb...

Genre: Ephemeral
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Duration: 00:16:00
Popularity (downloads): 578
 
Sutro Baths, no. 1 (1897)
From Edison films catalog: One of the sights of San Francisco. A 50-foot slide is used by the bathers, who toboggan down its slippery surface in all positions. The bathers...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Public baths--California--San Francisco; Aquatic sports--California--San Francisco; Swimming pools--California--San Francisco; Swimmers--California--San Francisco; Diving--California--San Francisco; San Francisco (Calif.); Actuality;
Duration: 00:00:24
Popularity (downloads): 1112
 
Dole Air Race, 1927 (1927)
Aviation's elite converges on Oakland for the Dole race to Hawaii.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Aviation: History;Newsreels;San Francisco: Aviation;
Duration: 00:09:50
Popularity (downloads): 372
 
Worlds Smaller than Saturn, segment 04 of 4
A March 29, 2000 interview with astonomers from the Keck Observatory in Mauna Kea, Hawaii. Discussion of the discovery of two planets outside our solar system that may be smaller...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA;astronomy;Mauna Kea;animation;planets;Saturn;
Duration: 00:17:10
Popularity (downloads): 521
 
Worlds Smaller than Saturn, segment 03 of 4
A March 29, 2000 interview with astonomers from the Keck Observatory in Mauna Kea, Hawaii. Discussion of the discovery of two planets outside our solar system that may be smaller...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA;astronomy;Mauna Kea;animation;planets;Saturn;
Duration: 00:20:12
Popularity (downloads): 560
 
Worlds Smaller than Saturn, segment 02 of 4
A March 29, 2000 interview with astonomers from the Keck Observatory in Mauna Kea, Hawaii. Discussion of the discovery of two planets outside our solar system that may be smaller...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA;astronomy;Mauna Kea;animation;planets;Saturn;
Duration: 00:21:19
Popularity (downloads): 581
 
Loading sugar cane (1902)
The short length of this films leaves much to be desired to give proper description. However, it is possible to see a large receiving car in a cane brake where...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Sugarcane; Actuality--Shorts;
Duration: 00:00:33
Popularity (downloads): 364
 
Worlds Smaller than Saturn, segment 01 of 4
Contains three animations from NASA's Astronomy Visualization Lab including an extra-solar planet, star and planet orbit, and young stellar disk and planet formation. Concludes with footage of astronomers and the...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA;astronomy;Mauna Kea;animation;planets;telescope;
Duration: 00:05:08
Popularity (downloads): 1172
 

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