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Coach at rural post office, U.S.P.O. (1903)
This section of the postal film is concerned with a stagecoach pulled by four horses arriving and delivering a pouch of mail to a rural post office for rerouting. Also...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Mail receiving and forwarding services; Actuality--Shorts;
Duration: 00:01:03
Popularity (downloads): 395
 
Carriers leaving building, U.S.P.O. Version 2 (1903)
Male letter carriers of the U.S. Post Office are the subject of this series on the Postal Department. The camera was placed to show a large number of uniformed mail...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Letter carriers; Actuality--Shorts;
Duration: 00:00:37
Popularity (downloads): 334
 
Delivering mail from sub-station (1903)
The subjects seen by the camera are a portion of a large building with columns in front that indicates it is a government building and three small shuttle streetcars across...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Post office buildings; Actuality--Shorts;
Duration: 00:00:57
Popularity (downloads): 473
 
Clerks tying bags, U.S.P.O. (1903)
Two employees of the Post Office Department are removing stacks of letters from the aperatures in the "case" or cabinet and tying them into bundles. They then throw the tied...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Letter mail handling; Actuality--Shorts;
Duration: 00:01:00
Popularity (downloads): 375
 
Panorama of esplanade by night (1901)
The first objects visible in this film, which was taken at night, are the glowing light globes that outline the buildings closest to the camera position. The camera slowly pans,...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Pan-American Exposition--(1901 :--Buffalo; N; Y; )Exhibition buildings--New York (State)--Buffalo; Exhibitions--United States; Towers--New York (State)--Buffalo; Buffalo (N.Y.); Actuality--Short;
Duration: 00:00:59
Popularity (downloads): 652
 
Carriers at work, U.S.P.O. (1903)
The subject is the handling and sorting of the U.S. mail. The sorting bags and the alphabetizing pigeonhole equipment are visible in a scene photographed from an altitude of approximately...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Mail sorting; Actuality--Shorts;
Duration: 00:02:11
Popularity (downloads): 434
 
Office Etiquette (1950)
Do's and don'ts film portraying ways in which office etiquette contributes to success in office relationships. Follows a young woman who is seeking her first secretarial job and shows examples...

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Social guidance; Social guidance: Etiquette; Occupations: Clerical;
Duration: 00:14:00
Popularity (downloads): 607
 
NASAKSN - El Correro Electronico (2003)
Como funciona el correo electronico?

Genre: Educational
Keywords: Daniela; Correo Electronico; E-Mail; Electronic Mail; Computadora; Computer; Servidor; Server; Carta; Letter; Mensaje; Message; Oficina de Correos; Post Office; Noticiencias; Noticias Cientificas; Kids' Science News Network;
Duration: 00:00:58
Popularity (downloads): 739
 
NASAKSN - E-Mail (2003)
NASA Kids Science News segment explaining how email works.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Kids Science News; Email; Technology; Computer; Message; Server; Send; Receive; Post Office; Electronically;
Duration: 00:00:58
Popularity (downloads): 1481
 
Table Manners (1947)
Emily Post narrates this traditionally minded film.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Social guidance: Etiquette;Post, Emily;
Duration: 00:10:07
Popularity (downloads): 158
 

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