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Close Harmony (1942)
Discussion on the need for unity between labor and management as the U.S. mobilizes for World War II.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: World War II: Homefront;World War II: Industrial production;Race relations;
Duration: 00:10:35
Popularity (downloads): 945
 
Mother Mack's Puppies Find Happy Homes (1953)
Multicultural parable showing the similarities between six California families, each of whom adopts a Scottie puppy. Produced and directed by Emily Benton Frith.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Animals: Dogs;Race relations;California: Multiculturalism;
Duration: 00:10:10
Popularity (downloads): 930
 
Plantation System in Southern Life, The (1950)
Eurocentric view of the plantation system and its effect on Southern U.S. culture.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Race relations;Ethnography: U.S.: South;African Americans;
Duration: 00:10:07
Popularity (downloads): 883
 
Automobile race for the Vanderbilt Cup
This automobile race was filmed from many camera positions. Several different types of motor cars from all parts of the world are seen. A series of interconnecting roads was used...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Automobile racing; Actuality--Shorts;
Duration: 00:03:10
Popularity (downloads): 1077
 
Detroit: City on the Move (1965)
Promotional film made for the City of Detroit, an unsuccessful bidder for the Olympic Games. With views of city highways, automobile manufacturing, a diverse population, and social activities, all shot...

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Detroit, Michigan;City planning;Race relations;
Duration: 00:18:12
Popularity (downloads): 2383
 
Auto boat race on the Hudson (1904)
The single camera position was from the point of view of the judge of the course. The films shows a boat race between small, motor-driven speed boats, which were approximately...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Boat racing--Hudson River; Actuality--Shorts;
Duration: 00:02:34
Popularity (downloads): 716
 
Dole Air Race, 1927 (1927)
Aviation's elite converges on Oakland for the Dole race to Hawaii.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Aviation: History;Newsreels;San Francisco: Aviation;
Duration: 00:09:50
Popularity (downloads): 372
 
Aurora Stunt and Drag Race Set Commercial
Television commercial for Aurora Stunt and Drag Race toy cars.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords:
Duration: 00:01:00
Popularity (downloads): 345
 
Racing at Sheepshead Bay (1897)
From Edison films catalog: The finish and weighing out of a running race with nine starters. Won by famous Clifford, Sloane up. 50 feet. 7.50.

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Horse racing--New York (State)--New York; Race horses--New York (State)--New York; Racetracks (Horse racing)--New York (State)--New York; Sheepshead Bay (New York, N.Y.); Jockeys--New York (State)--New York; Actuality;
Duration: 00:00:25
Popularity (downloads): 744
 
Free-for-all race at Charter Oak Park (1897)
From Maguire & Baucus catalogue: Shows a part of the enormous crowd and the start and finish of the free-for-all pacing race, in which the fastest harness horse in the...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Harness racing--Connecticut--Hartford; Harness racehorses--Connecticut--Hartford; Horse racing--Connecticut--Hartford; Racetracks (Horse racing)--Connecticut--Hartford; Hartford (Conn.); Horses--Connecticut--Hartford; Actuality;
Duration: 00:00:26
Popularity (downloads): 613
 

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