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American Girl, An - the Problems of Prejudice (Part III) (1958)
An adolescent girl in a small town tests her democratic heritage when she pretends to be Jewish and encounters prejudice. She explores the problem of antiSemitism by reading her diary...

Genre: Ephemeral
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Downloads: 257
 
Cornwall, N.Y. Celebration 1915 (1915)
0707 PA8609 [Cornwall, N.Y. Celebration 1915]

Genre: Ephemeral
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Downloads: 243
 
Pick of the Pod (1939)
A peek inside the pea processing operations that culminate in Del Monte brand canned peas. With glimpses of 1930s kitchens and images of Depression-era California agriculture.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Agriculture: Food industry: Peas;California: Agriculture;California: History;
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Downloads: 147
 
Treloar and Miss Marshall, prize winners at the Physical Culture Show in Madison Square Garden (1904)
Opens with a woman posing on a pedestal, dressed in a white body leotard with a sash tied at her hips. Marshall continues with various feminine poses, reminiscent of classic...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Physical education and training--Competitions--New York (State)--New York; Bodybuilding--Competitions--New York (State)--New York; Bodybuilders--New York (State)--New York; Women bodybuilders--New York (State)--New York; Masculinity (Psychology)Femininity (Psychology); Silent films; Vaudeville; Shorts;
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Downloads: 951
 
Park Conscious (1938)
Elegy to recreation and relaxation in state and national parks.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Recreation; Parks; Nature;
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Downloads: 287
 
NASASciFiles - Weather Reconnaissance (2003)
NASA Why? Files segment explaining how Hurricane Hunters fly into a storm to track its progress.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: Hurricane Hunters; Gordon Ford; Chad Gibson; Rain Band; Weather Sensor; Drop Sonde; Tropical Disturbance; Tropical Depression; Tropical Wave; Hurricane; Category;
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Downloads: 1571
 
Stripper - Variety Girls


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Downloads: 552
 
Off the Cuff: Approaching the Bible (2002)
This is a collection of comedy sketches poking fun at religion in general, the impetus being the Koran reading controversy from the summer of 2002.

Genre: Other
Keywords: Sketch comedy;Jesus;Parody;Religion;
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Downloads: 4358
 
Permanent Change Of Station-Southern Europe B


Genre: Ephemeral
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Downloads: 268
 
Cheerios/V-8 "Space Offer" Television Commercial (1960)
Cereal commercial targeted at children of the space age.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Space: Culture;Advertising: Television Commercials;Food: Cereals;
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Downloads: 3078
 
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