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Place to Live, A (1948)
Slum clearance and the construction of new housing in Philadelphia.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Urban renewal;Philadelphia;City planning;
Duration: 00:15:50
Popularity (downloads): 606
 
Our Home Town: Doylestown, Pa. (1954)
Advertising film presenting landmarks, businesses and people of a Philadelphia suburb.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Philadelphia, Pa. (metropolitan area);Cities: U.S.;Suburbia;
Duration: 00:15:35
Popularity (downloads): 72
 
Our Home Town: Levittown, Pa. (1954)
Advertising film presenting landmarks, businesses and people of a well-known Philadelphia suburb, one of the planned communities built by William Levitt & Sons.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Levittown, Pa.;Philadelphia, Pa. (metropolitan area);Suburbia;
Duration: 00:21:45
Popularity (downloads): 161
 
It Happened in Norristown (Part II) (1937)
Advertising film presenting landmarks, businesses and people of a town outside Philadelphia during the Depression. Producer and director: Edwin Cooper.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Norristown, Pa.;Philadelphia, Pa. (metropolitan area);Landscapes: Cultural;
Duration: 00:21:29
Popularity (downloads): 67
 
It Happened in Norristown (Part I) (1937)
Advertising film presenting landmarks, businesses and people of a town outside Philadelphia during the Depression. Producer and director: Edwin Cooper.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Norristown, Pa.;Philadelphia, Pa. (metropolitan area);Landscapes: Cultural;
Duration: 00:16:24
Popularity (downloads): 74
 
Miracle on the Delaware (1955)
Mid-Fifties slices of life and landscape in Philadelphia and surrounding towns. With excellent color footage of downtown scenes, neighborhoods, the Mummers Parade, Levittown, factories in Camden, New Jersey, and many...

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Philadelphia, Pa.;Cities: U.S., Northeast;Levittown, Pa.;
Duration: 00:09:31
Popularity (downloads): 66
 
It Happened in Mayfair (1937)
Advertising film presenting landmarks, businesses and people of a neighborhood in northeast Philadelphia during the Depression. Presented by Herb Shulman, manager of the Mayfair Theatre. Producer and director: Edwin Cooper....

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Philadelphia, Pa.;Cities: U.S.;Landscapes: Cultural;
Duration: 00:17:09
Popularity (downloads): 140
 

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