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San Francisco General Strike (Part II) (1934)
Union workers in San Francisco stage a general strike, shutting down the city to support striking longshoremen.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: San Francisco: Labor;Labor: Strikes;Labor: 1930s;
Duration: 00:01:03
Popularity (downloads): 126
 
San Francisco General Strike (Part I) (1934)
Union workers in San Francisco stage a general strike, shutting down the city to support striking longshoremen.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: San Francisco: Labor;Labor: Strikes;Labor: 1930s;
Duration: 00:01:37
Popularity (downloads): 133
 
Steel: A Symphony of Industry (1936)
Dramatic presentation of steel production.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Metals: Steel;Labor: 1930s;
Duration: 00:17:50
Popularity (downloads): 256
 
From Dawn to Sunset (Part III) (1937)
This classic example of ""capitalist realism"" depicts a day in the life of Chevrolet workers in the U.S., while attempting to convince them that their own fortunes were inextricably linked...

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Labor: 1930s; Consumerism; Automobiles: Manufacturing;
Duration: 00:05:35
Popularity (downloads): 321
 
From Dawn to Sunset (Part I) (1937)
This classic example of ""capitalist realism"" depicts a day in the life of Chevrolet workers in the U.S., while attempting to convince them that their own fortunes were inextricably linked...

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Labor: 1930s; Consumerism; Automobiles: Manufacturing;
Duration: 00:08:58
Popularity (downloads): 354
 
From Dawn to Sunset (Part II) (1937)
This classic example of ""capitalist realism"" depicts a day in the life of Chevrolet workers in the U.S., while attempting to convince them that their own fortunes were inextricably linked...

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Labor: 1930s; Consumerism; Automobiles: Manufacturing;
Duration: 00:10:23
Popularity (downloads): 261
 
Valley Town (1940)
Social documentary showing the damage visited on the people of a Pennsylvania steel town by the deployment of new technology. Director: Willard Van Dyke. Script: Spencer Pollard, Willard Van Dyke....

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Labor: Unemployment; Great Depression (1930s); Occupations: Steelworkers;
Duration: 00:24:32
Popularity (downloads): 411
 
Valley Town (1940)
Social documentary showing the damage visited on the people of a Pennsylvania steel town by the deployment of new technology. Director: Willard Van Dyke. Script: Spencer Pollard, Willard Van Dyke....

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Labor: Unemployment;Great Depression (1930s);Occupations: Steelworkers;
Duration: 00:24:32
Popularity (downloads): 741
 
San Francisco Ironworkers Strike (1917)
San Francisco ironworkers go out on strike, leaving work joyously.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: San Francisco: Labor;Labor: Strikes;Labor: 1910s;
Duration: 00:05:14
Popularity (downloads): 144
 
Master Hands (Part III) (1936)
Classic 'capitalist realist' drama showing the manufacture of Chevrolets from foundry to finished vehicles. Though ostensibly a tribute to the 'master hands' of the assembly line workers, it seems more...

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Automobiles: Manufacturing;Labor: 1930s;Occupations: Automotive;
Duration: 00:05:24
Popularity (downloads): 673
 

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