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Towers, The (1957)
Simon Rodilla and the building of the Watts Towers in south-central Los Angeles.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Art and artists: Self-taught;Los Angeles;
Duration: 00:11:55
Popularity (downloads): 1088
 
Street of Memory (1937)
Vericolor production offering touristic view Olvera Street and the old Mexican quarter in Los Angeles, California.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: California: Los Angeles;Mexican Americans;Tourism;
Duration: 00:08:43
Popularity (downloads): 246
 
Your Fire Department (Part I) (1949)
Detailed treatment of the Los Angeles Fire Department, its equipment, personnel and activities. With excellent Kodachrome footage of firefighters at work, fires, nighttime neon signs, and fire prevention and safety...

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Fires and firefighting;California: Los Angeles;
Duration: 00:15:50
Popularity (downloads): 849
 
Your Fire Department (Part II) (1949)
Detailed treatment of the Los Angeles Fire Department, its equipment, personnel and activities. With excellent Kodachrome footage of firefighters at work, fires, nighttime neon signs, and fire prevention and safety...

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Fires and firefighting;California: Los Angeles;
Duration: 00:15:45
Popularity (downloads): 737
 
Fire! Patty Learns What to Do (1951)
Fire safety film filmed in and around the Chatsworth fire of 1947 in the San Fernando Valley of Los Angeles, at a time when many parts of the Valley were...

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Fires and firefighting;Safety: Fire;California: Los Angeles: History;
Duration: 00:16:25
Popularity (downloads): 1405
 
Fire! Patty Learns What to Do (1951)
Fire safety film filmed in and around the Chatsworth fire of 1947 in the San Fernando Valley of Los Angeles, at a time when many parts of the Valley were...

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Fires and firefighting; Safety: Fire; California: Los Angeles: History;
Duration: 00:16:25
Popularity (downloads): 490
 
Subject: Narcotics (1951)
Produced for police orientation and training, this film presents drug addiction not simply as a crime but as a deepseated social problem. With dramatized sequences of addicts in shooting galleries...

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Substance abuse: Drugs;California: Los Angeles;Crime and criminals;
Duration: 00:21:01
Popularity (downloads): 520
 
When You Grow Up (1973)
Film for middle-school children about vocational choices and opportunities in the U.S. Great shots of early 1970s children and adults pursuing everyday activities. Most of the shots are quick and...

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Occupations: Vocational; 1970s; Labor: 1970s;
Duration: 00:11:22
Popularity (downloads): 366
 
Teddy (1971)
Presents the experiences of a teenage African American, who relates his views of the System, war, revolution, the Watts community of Los Angeles, the Black Panther Party and the police....

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: African Americans; Psychology; Los Angeles;
Duration: 00:16:16
Popularity (downloads): 321
 
Terrible Truth, The (1951)
Early (and sensational) film on marijuana use as a route to heroin addiction.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Substance abuse: Drugs;Teenagers;California: Los Angeles;
Duration: 00:10:03
Popularity (downloads): 1535
 

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