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|Day of Thanksgiving, A
An American family unable to afford a Thanksgiving turkey reviews the things for which they feel thankful. This patriotic film is unusual in that it does not link freedom and...
Keywords: Patriotism;Holidays: Thanksgiving;Families: 1950s;
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Explains that farmers and ranchers offer many kinds of rural recreation. Points out that community watershed lakes and picnic grounds are among the benefits of the Watershed Protection Program.
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|Easter Sunday, Atlantic City boardwalk
Crowds of people in their Easter finery parade on the boardwalk near Green's Hotel, and near a pier in Atlantic City. Some people ride in stroller chairs, one man pushes...
Keywords: Easter; Parades--Atlantic City (N.J.); Holidays; Documentary films; Silent films; Actuality--Short;
Popularity (downloads): 1161
|St. Patrick's Day parade, Lowell, Mass.
Shows policemen and men in top hats and formal riding attire carrying large bunches of flowers as they parade on horseback. Angle changes slightly as a marching band carrying a...
Keywords: Parades; St; Patrick's Day; Holidays; Lowell (Mass);
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|Labor Day parade
Shows a parade through bunting-draped streets, probably in the town of Leominster, Mass. First, a decorated grandstand bearing the banner "Leominster heartily greets its guests" is seen, and then the...
Keywords: Labor Day; Parades--Massachusetts; Holidays; Fire engines; Parade floats--Massachusetts; Leominster (Mass. )Documentary films; Silent films; Actuality--Short;
Popularity (downloads): 916
|Hoover Dam Construction, segment 03 of 17
Materials were brought to the site from around the country, Boulder City was built
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|Hoover Dam Construction, segment 04 of 17
Preliminary construction work was in full swing by summer of 1931
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