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Navajo Canyon Country (1954)
Culture and life of Dine' people in the 1950s.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Native Americans;Arizona;
Duration: 00:11:39
Popularity (downloads): 299
 
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
 
Pueblo Heritage (1950)
Traces the history of the Pueblo peoples from the Mesa Verde to the present pueblos -- with emphasis on Taos, Acoma, and Zuni. Concludes with scenes of the Indian...

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Native Americans: Pueblo; Gallup, New Mexico; Ceremonies;
Duration: 00:19:14
Popularity (downloads): 427
 
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
 
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
 
Kanakas diving for money, no. 2 (1898)
Several native boys swimming in what appears to be a harbor area can be seen in the foreground. In the background several seagoing ships are loading and unloading cargo. During...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Swimming; Actuality--Shorts;
Duration: 00:00:31
Popularity (downloads): 591
 
It's Everybody's War (1945)
Plea for increased commitment by Americans to win the war.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: World War II: Homefront;
Duration: 00:15:07
Popularity (downloads): 149
 
Brooklyn Goes to San Francisco (1947)
Brooklyn native Phil Foster tours San Francisco and comments on many places of interest.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: San Francisco: Humor;San Francisco Bay Area;California: History;
Duration: 00:09:20
Popularity (downloads): 259
 
Let Yourself Go (1940)
How architecture, furniture and transportation have been designed to help Americans relax.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Psychology;Design;Stress;
Duration: 00:08:37
Popularity (downloads): 755
 

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