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Our Home Town: Levittown, Pa. (1954)
Advertising film presenting landmarks, businesses and people of a well-known Philadelphia suburb, one of the planned communities built by William Levitt & Sons.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Levittown, Pa.;Philadelphia, Pa. (metropolitan area);Suburbia;
Duration: 00:21:45
Popularity (downloads): 161
 
Quiet Revolution, The (1956)
Shows how Ford earthmoving equipment helps the builders of Levittown, Pennsylvania achieve great economies of scale. With excellent images of home and infrastructure building.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Suburbia;Levittown, Pennsylvania;Houses and homes;
Duration: 00:09:08
Popularity (downloads): 886
 
Miracle on the Delaware (1955)
Mid-Fifties slices of life and landscape in Philadelphia and surrounding towns. With excellent color footage of downtown scenes, neighborhoods, the Mummers Parade, Levittown, factories in Camden, New Jersey, and many...

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Philadelphia, Pa.;Cities: U.S., Northeast;Levittown, Pa.;
Duration: 00:09:31
Popularity (downloads): 66
 
New Neighbor (1953)
Building a steel mill from scratch and a city for its workers (Levittown, Pa.).

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Metals: Steel: Steel Industry;Suburbia;Infrastructure: Construction;
Duration: 00:24:49
Popularity (downloads): 632
 
According to Plan: The Story of Modern Sidewalls for the Homes of America (1952)
The beauty and functionality of asbestos sidewalls. With a visit to Levittown, N.Y. and an interview with Norman Denny, vice president of materials for Levitt & Sons, builders. An excellent...

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Houses and homes;Minerals: Asbestos;Suburbia;
Duration: 00:17:18
Popularity (downloads): 1121
 

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