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Rural wagon delivering mail, U.S.P.O. (1903)
The subject is the delivery of the U.S. mail in a rural area. The camera was positioned in full sight of a standard rural free delivery post box located in...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Rural free delivery; Postal service; Actuality--Shorts;
Duration: 00:00:46
Popularity (downloads): 439
 
Rural wagon giving mail to branch, U.S.P.O. (1903)
The first scene shows a rural free delivery mail man standing waiting for the area mail to be delivered to him. As the film continues, a horse-drawn wagon marked "Rural...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Rural free delivery; Mail receiving and forwarding services; Actuality--Shorts;
Duration: 00:00:55
Popularity (downloads): 374
 
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
 
Exchange of mail at rural P.O., U.S.P.O. (1903)
The opening scene shows a yard in front of what seems to be a two-story house. A small boy is standing in front of the house near a post box...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Letter carriers; Postal service; Actuality--Shorts;
Duration: 00:01:08
Popularity (downloads): 368
 
Transporting Internal Rev. stamps, U.S.P.O. (1903)
The film shows a two-horse postal delivery wagon backed against a ramp, where two men are unloading the contents of the wagon into a delivery chute.

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Delivery of goods; Actuality--Shorts;
Duration: 00:00:58
Popularity (downloads): 375
 
Post man delivering mail, U.S.P.O. (1903)
This film shows the delivery of the U.S. mail, in a rural area. A two-horse vehicle, with a sign reading "U.S. Mail," appears on the scene. The postal employee gets...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Letter carriers; Postal service; Actuality--Shorts;
Duration: 00:00:58
Popularity (downloads): 461
 
Holiday for Bill (Part I) (1951)
Cliche-ridden rural/urban improbable romance concocted to promote Ford tractors.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Rural America;Music;Gender roles;
Duration: 00:13:33
Popularity (downloads): 945
 
Holiday for Bill (Part II) (1951)
Cliche-ridden rural/urban improbable romance concocted to promote Ford tractors.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Rural America;Music;Gender roles;
Duration: 00:16:17
Popularity (downloads): 235
 
Singing Wires (1951)
Sings the praises of rural electrification. Story of a farm family whose work and play are transformed when their place is hooked up to the grid.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Electricity;Rural America;Agriculture: Farms and farming;
Duration: 00:22:23
Popularity (downloads): 162
 
Rural Holidays (1965)
Explains that farmers and ranchers offer many kinds of rural recreation. Points out that community watershed lakes and picnic grounds are among the benefits of the Watershed Protection Program.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords:
Duration: 00:24:20
Popularity (downloads): 301
 

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