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Highway Hearing (Part I) (1956)
Produced to garner support for the 1956 Federal Aid-Highway Act, the law that enabled the Interstate Highway system. After a small town learns that it is to be bypassed by...

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Infrastructure: Roads and highways;Car culture: General;
Duration: 00:14:46
Popularity (downloads): 838
 
Highway Hearing (Part II) (1956)
Produced to garner support for the 1956 Federal Aid-Highway Act, the law that enabled the Interstate Highway system. After a small town learns that it is to be bypassed by...

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Infrastructure: Roads and highways;Car culture: General;
Duration: 00:14:22
Popularity (downloads): 351
 
Building a Highway (1948)
Major steps in the construction of a two-lane (pre-Interstate) highway.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Infrastructure: Roads and highways;
Duration: 00:10:18
Popularity (downloads): 318
 
California State Highway 101 Opening (1929)
Opening of California State Highway 101 at San Francisco, with 50,000 people in attendance; parade of automobiles from San Francisco Civic Center; Mayor James 'Sunny Jim' Rolph of San Francisco;...

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: San Francisco: Infrastructure;Celebrations;Infrastructure: Roads;
Duration: 00:03:42
Popularity (downloads): 245
 
Freedom of the American Road (Part I) (1955)
Henry Ford II introduces this film designed to encourage private citizens to unite and support road improvement. Part of the lobbying campaign that culminated in legislation authorizing the Interstate Highway...

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Infrastructure: Roads;San Francisco: Infrastructure;Manifest destiny;
Duration: 00:16:04
Popularity (downloads): 861
 
Freedom of the American Road (Part II) (1955)
Henry Ford II introduces this film designed to encourage private citizens to unite and support road improvement. Part of the lobbying campaign that culminated in legislation authorizing the Interstate Highway...

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Infrastructure: Roads;San Francisco: Infrastructure;Manifest destiny;
Duration: 00:10:35
Popularity (downloads): 783
 
Lincoln Highway Dedication (1915)
Dedication of the western terminus of the Lincoln Highway (old U.S. 30) in Lincoln Park, San Francisco.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: San Francisco: Infrastructure;Infrastructure: Roads and highways;Celebrations;
Duration: 00:01:03
Popularity (downloads): 314
 
Builders Of The Broad Highway 2


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Duration: 00:00:00
Popularity (downloads): 226
 
Builders Of The Broad Highway 1


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Duration: 00:00:00
Popularity (downloads): 248
 
Knights on the Highway (1938)
How drivers (especially truckers) can drive safely at night.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Safety: Truck driving;
Duration: 00:08:55
Popularity (downloads): 1000
 

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