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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
 
Why Braceros? (1959)
Produced to justify the bracero farm labor program to the general public, especially American citizens in California who felt threatened by the influx of workers over the border from Mexico.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Mexican Americans;Occupations: Agriculture;California: History;
Duration: 00:18:53
Popularity (downloads): 708
 
Negro Colleges in Wartime (1944)
Education and training of African Americans as part of the World War II effort.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: World War II: African Americans;Colleges and universities;African Americans;
Duration: 00:08:16
Popularity (downloads): 213
 
Mexican Hat Dance


Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: soundie;
Duration: 00:00:00
Popularity (downloads): 1453
 
Challenge to Democracy, A (1944)
Government-produced film attempting to defend the massive internment of Japanese Americans in concentration camps during World War II.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: World War II: Japanese Americans: Internment;
Duration: 00:17:13
Popularity (downloads): 430
 
We Work Again (1930)
How the New Deal benefits African Americans.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: New Deal: WPA;African Americans;
Duration: 00:10:51
Popularity (downloads): 63
 
Fights of nations (1907)
Part 1: In "Mexico and Spain," a man dressed as a Mexican peasant spies on a happy young woman and her suitor, who wears a fancy Spanish, matador-style outfit. The...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: International relations--Drama; United States--Foreign relations--1901-1909--Drama; United States--Ethnic relations--Drama; United States--Foreign public opinion--Drama; Peace--Drama; Jews--United States--Drama; Afro-Americans--New York (State)--New York--Social life and customs--Drama; Dance; Black--New York (State)--New York--Drama; Irish Americans--Alcohol use--Drama; Dueling--Drama; Silent films; Drama; Vaudeville; Political films and programs; Shorts;
Duration: 00:03:32
Popularity (downloads): 835
 
Social Seminar: Guy (1971)
Presents the experiences of Guy, a 15-year-old Mexican-American who spends a great deal of time stoned on reds. Shows his flight into passivity and escape from the realities of an...

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords:
Duration: 00:18:00
Popularity (downloads): 223
 
U.S. Customs Safeguards Our Foreign Trade, The (1950)
Shows the work of the United States Customs Service on the Canadian border, on the Mexican border, and in the eastern and western harbors of the United States.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords:
Duration: 00:16:00
Popularity (downloads): 229
 
Parade Celebrating Chinese Republic (1912)
San Francisco, California: Parade celebrating the formation of the Chinese Republic under Sun Yat-Sen.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Chinese Americans;Parades;San Francisco: Chinese Americans;
Duration: 00:02:21
Popularity (downloads): 157
 

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