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Besler Corporation Promo Film: Steam-Driven Vehicles (1932)
Demonstrates the practicality of steam-driven automobiles, airplanes and trains.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Transportation: Steam;
Duration: 00:15:39
Popularity (downloads): 219
 
NASASciFiles - History of Transportation (2004)
NASA Sci Files segment exploring the history of transportation including inventions such as the wheel, the steam engine, and the combustion engine.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Sci Files; Technology; Transportation; History; Automobiles; Wheel; Steam Engine; Combustion Engine; Model T Ford; Mesopotamia; Nicolas Joseph Cugnot; Gottlieb Daimler;; Karl Benz; Aerodynamics; Drag; Air Resistance; Bicycle; Asia; Mass Transportation; Locomotives; Trains; Subway; Trolley; Horse Cars;
Duration: 00:03:41
Popularity (downloads): 2217
 
Mining operations, Pennsylvania coal fields (1904)
The film opens on an area covered with snow where the following operations are visible: track laying, and dirt moving by explosion, grader, steam shovel, and steam engine.

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Mines and mineral resources--Pennsylvania; Actuality--Shorts;
Duration: 00:02:25
Popularity (downloads): 575
 
NASASciFiles - Launch Catapult (2003)
NASA Sci Files segment explaining how the on-board steam-powered launch catapult provides the force necessary to give a plane the speed and lift it needs to take off from the...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: USS Theodore Roosevelt; Aircraft Carrier; John Olivera; Cylinder; Piston; Shuttle; Flight Deck; Thrust; Steam; Nuclear Reactor; Power Plant; Runway; F-14; Dr. D.; Force; Direct Variation; Roll; Dihedral Angle;
Duration: 00:05:55
Popularity (downloads): 2025
 
Highballing to Victory (1944)
Transportation in wartime.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: World War II: Homefront;Rubber;Transportation: General;
Duration: 00:10:48
Popularity (downloads): 144
 
Transportation: Bus, Truck, and Taxi (1946)
Jobs moving people.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Occupations: Transportation;
Duration: 00:10:16
Popularity (downloads): 710
 
NASA Connect - MTF - Transportation Growth and Patterns (2000)
NASA Connect segment exploring transportation growth since the early 1900s and how the patterns of this growth are mathematical and are related to the Fibonacci sequence.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Golden Ratio; Fibonacci Sequence; Ratios; Mathematics; Proportions; Airplanes; Wright Brothers; Small Aircraft; Transportation System; Propeller Airplanes; Transportation Growth; Patterns;
Duration: 00:06:30
Popularity (downloads): 1114
 
NASASciFiles - PAVs (2004)
NASA Sci Files segment exploring the new technology of Personal Air Vehicles and how the new air transportation system is being developed.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Sci Files; Transportation; Engine; Automobile; Personal Air Vehicle; PAV; Airports; Airspace System; Highways; Small Aircraft Transportation System; SATS; Concept; Streamline; Robotic; Gridlock Commuter; Intermodal Delay; Hangar; Airpark; Traffic;
Duration: 00:03:47
Popularity (downloads): 2080
 
Arteries of New York City (1941)
Shows transportation corridors leading into and out of New York City, and efforts at transportation and infrastructure planning.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: New York City;Transportation: General;City planning;
Duration: 00:09:26
Popularity (downloads): 1417
 
Days of Our Years (1955)
Disturbing and sometimes maudlin trilogy of accidents and their effects on railroad workers and their families, shot with virtuosity in working-class Los Angeles.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Safety: Occupational;Transportation: Railroad;Occupations: Transportation;
Duration: 00:19:33
Popularity (downloads): 1409
 

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