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Bridging San Francisco Bay (1937)
Building the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Infrastructure: Bridges;San Francisco: Infrastructure;Occupations: Ironworkers;
Duration: 00:16:42
Popularity (downloads): 824
 
California State Highway 101 Opening (1929)
Opening of California State Highway 101 at San Francisco, with 50,000 people in attendance; parade of automobiles from San Francisco Civic Center; Mayor James 'Sunny Jim' Rolph of San Francisco;...

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: San Francisco: Infrastructure;Celebrations;Infrastructure: Roads;
Duration: 00:03:42
Popularity (downloads): 245
 
March of Progress, The (1945)
Tour of the modern interurban trolley system of San Francisco's East Bay and over the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: San Francisco: Infrastructure;Transportation: Interurban streetcars;
Duration: 00:19:42
Popularity (downloads): 112
 
Lincoln Highway Dedication (1915)
Dedication of the western terminus of the Lincoln Highway (old U.S. 30) in Lincoln Park, San Francisco.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: San Francisco: Infrastructure;Infrastructure: Roads and highways;Celebrations;
Duration: 00:01:03
Popularity (downloads): 314
 
San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge Groundbreaking (1932)
Dignitaries celebrate the beginning of construction on this important structure.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: San Francisco: Infrastructure;Ceremonies;
Duration: 00:07:45
Popularity (downloads): 91
 
San Francisco Marches On! (1937)
Political advocacy film urging support of a transportation bond issue to improve San Francisco traffic and build a subway.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: San Francisco: Infrastructure;Transportation: Streetcars;Advertising: Political;
Duration: 00:04:28
Popularity (downloads): 126
 
Three to Get Ready: A Progress Report from BART (1967)
Shows stages in the construction of the San Francisco Bay Area Rapid Transit system.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: San Francisco Bay Area: BART;Transportation: Subways and metros;San Francisco Bay Area: Infrastructure;
Duration: 00:13:30
Popularity (downloads): 144
 
California Is Climate (1958)
Promotional film for the eastern San Francisco Bay Area (Alameda and part of Contra Costa counties) emphasizing its excellent weather, advanced infrastructure, and cultural and economic advantages.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: San Francisco Bay Area: Alameda County;San Francisco Bay Area: Industry;Weather;
Duration: 00:13:51
Popularity (downloads): 136
 
Freedom of the American Road (Part II) (1955)
Henry Ford II introduces this film designed to encourage private citizens to unite and support road improvement. Part of the lobbying campaign that culminated in legislation authorizing the Interstate Highway...

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Infrastructure: Roads;San Francisco: Infrastructure;Manifest destiny;
Duration: 00:10:35
Popularity (downloads): 783
 
Freedom of the American Road (Part I) (1955)
Henry Ford II introduces this film designed to encourage private citizens to unite and support road improvement. Part of the lobbying campaign that culminated in legislation authorizing the Interstate Highway...

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Infrastructure: Roads;San Francisco: Infrastructure;Manifest destiny;
Duration: 00:16:04
Popularity (downloads): 861
 

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