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How Textile Mills Are Modernizing (1948)
How electricity can modernize textile mills. Great shots of cotton mills, processing and textile manufacturing; technical narration laced with industry jargon. In Technicolor.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Electricity; Occupations: Textile workers; Textile industry;
Duration: 00:25:09
Popularity (downloads): 459
 
Greater Goal: Human Dividends from American Industry, The (1953)
The Southern textile industry as a hotbed of enlightened industrial progress.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Geography: U; S; : Southeastern states; Textile industry; Occupations: Textile workers;
Duration: 00:23:22
Popularity (downloads): 382
 
Greater Goal: Human Dividends from American Industry, The (1953)
The Southern textile industry as a hotbed of enlightened industrial progress.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Geography: U.S.: Southeastern states;Textile industry;Occupations: Textile workers;
Duration: 00:23:22
Popularity (downloads): 110
 
California Cotton Mills (1924)
Workers and machines at the California Cotton Mills in Oakland.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Occupations: Textile;Cotton;
Duration: 00:06:57
Popularity (downloads): 137
 
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
 
Hotel and Restaurant Workers


Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Occupations: Service;
Duration: 00:12:47
Popularity (downloads): 399
 
Radio and Television (1940)
View of the radio industry as it existed in 1940, showing potential occupations at every level. Introduces the new industry of television, emphasizing its need for specially skilled workers. Useful...

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Occupations: Broadcasting; Media: Radio; Media: Television;
Duration: 00:10:30
Popularity (downloads): 351
 
Master Hands (Part II) (1936)
Classic 'capitalist realist' drama showing the manufacture of Chevrolets from foundry to finished vehicles. Though ostensibly a tribute to the 'master hands' of the assembly line workers, it seems more...

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Automobiles: Manufacturing;Labor: 1930s;Occupations: Automotive;
Duration: 00:06:47
Popularity (downloads): 463
 
Master Hands (Part III) (1936)
Classic 'capitalist realist' drama showing the manufacture of Chevrolets from foundry to finished vehicles. Though ostensibly a tribute to the 'master hands' of the assembly line workers, it seems more...

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Automobiles: Manufacturing;Labor: 1930s;Occupations: Automotive;
Duration: 00:05:24
Popularity (downloads): 673
 
More Power to You (1930)
How oil is drilled, transported, refined, reformulated, and consumed. Narrator: Lowell Thomas.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Oil industry; Occupations: Oil workers; Chemistry;
Duration: 00:09:08
Popularity (downloads): 611
 

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