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Community Growth: Crisis and Challenge (1959)
Home builders decry unplanned suburban sprawl, 1950s-style.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Sustainability;City planning;Houses and homes;
Duration: 00:15:57
Popularity (downloads): 1321
 
American Harvest (Part I) (1955)
This institutional film was designed to promote Chevrolet's corporate citizenship rather than any specific model of automobile. While it forcefully demonstrates how central automobile manufacturing is to the American economy,...

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Manufacturing;Automobiles: Economic effects;Sustainability: 1950s;
Duration: 00:13:11
Popularity (downloads): 1284
 
American Harvest (Part II) (1955)
This institutional film was designed to promote Chevrolet's corporate citizenship rather than any specific model of automobile. While it forcefully demonstrates how central automobile manufacturing is to the American economy,...

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Manufacturing;Automobiles: Economic effects;Sustainability: 1950s;
Duration: 00:16:39
Popularity (downloads): 1300
 
122 Eyes (1950)
Hard times in 1950s St. Louis and the social services that aimed to alleviate them.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Social issues: 1950s; Social services;
Duration: 00:10:00
Popularity (downloads): 706
 
Television Commercials (1950s-1960s) (1950)
Examples of broadcast advertising from the 1950s and 1960s.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Advertising: Television commercials;Consumerism;
Duration: 00:24:54
Popularity (downloads): 1025
 
Heritage of Splendor (1963)
Why we must preserve America's great natural resources from the consequences of littering. Narrator: Ronald Reagan.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Environment;Natural parks and monuments;Sustainability;
Duration: 00:18:20
Popularity (downloads): 141
 
Lori Eakin: Sustainability and Social Capital: Exploring the Value of Social Relations in Digital Curation (2007)


Genre: Educational
Keywords: social capital; economics; preservation;
Duration: 00:23:52
Popularity (downloads): 12
 
Vision in the Forest (1957)
While country music singer Vaughn Monroe camps with his family in a beautiful forest, one of his daughters encounters a talking Smokey Bear in a clearing and has a near-mystical...

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Sustainability;Forest industry;Fires and firefighting;
Duration: 00:05:11
Popularity (downloads): 347
 
Iron Country: Iron Ore and Minnesota's Future (1952)
Produced to reassure Minnesotans that iron mining would continue to spur economic development.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Mining;Minnesota;Sustainability;
Duration: 00:22:00
Popularity (downloads): 222
 
Telegram for America (1956)
History, technology and 1950s-era practice of the telegraphy business.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Communication: Telegrams;
Duration: 00:19:30
Popularity (downloads): 657
 

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