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Easy Does It (1940)
Measuring the effort involved in women's work around the home.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Gender roles;Occupations: Housework;Time and motion study;
Duration: 00:08:49
Popularity (downloads): 1087
 
Practical Dreamer (1957)
A fantasy of kitchen planning and modernization. With Augusta Roeland and Rege Cordic. Produced by Haford Kerbawy.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Houses and homes: Kitchens;Occupations: Housework;
Duration: 00:13:17
Popularity (downloads): 208
 
Making a New Day Out of Tuesday (Part II) (1946)
How the Ironrite automatic ironing machine makes the life of the housewife much easier.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Home economics: Laundry;Occupations: Housework;Appliances: Sales;
Duration: 00:11:21
Popularity (downloads): 252
 
Making a New Day Out of Tuesday (Part I) (1946)
How the Ironrite automatic ironing machine makes the life of the housewife much easier.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Home economics: Laundry;Occupations: Housework;Appliances: Sales;
Duration: 00:15:15
Popularity (downloads): 164
 
Step-Saving Kitchen (1949)
Demonstrating a U-shaped kitchen developed by the housing staff of the Bureau of Human Nutrition and Home Economics. Advocates and demonstrates modern farm kitchens. Direction: Irving Rusinow. Subject Matter:...

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Houses and homes: Kitchens; Occupations: Housework; Gender roles;
Duration: 00:13:11
Popularity (downloads): 466
 
You Can Tell by the Teller (1945)
Instructional film for telephone business office cashiers (tellers) who interact with the public, with a heavy dose of period sexism.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Occupations: Clerical; Occupations: Customer service; Communication: Telephone;
Duration: 00:18:41
Popularity (downloads): 316
 
Life Insurance Occupations (1948)
Career opportunities in the industry.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Occupations: Insurance;
Duration: 00:10:16
Popularity (downloads): 338
 
Printing (1947)
Printing occupations, opportunities and technologies before electronics and computers changed the world.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Occupations: Printing;Communication: Printing;
Duration: 00:10:40
Popularity (downloads): 636
 
Bookbinders (1961)
Shows the work of bookbinders and the final steps in the process of manufacturing printed books. From the 'Americans at Work' series.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Communication: Books;Occupations: Bookbinding;Occupations: Printing;
Duration: 00:13:24
Popularity (downloads): 933
 
Town and the Telephone, The (1950)
Employee orientation film for telephone company workers explaining structure and corporate values of the Bell System. With excellent footage of communications workers and everyday life, in Technicolor.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Communication: Telephone; Occupations: General; Occupations: Electronics;
Duration: 00:27:21
Popularity (downloads): 421
 

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