Random Videos From the Collection
Borrowed Power


Genre: Ephemeral
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Downloads: 244
 
From Dawn to Sunset (Part III) (1937)
This classic example of 'capitalist realism' depicts a day in the life of Chevrolet workers in the U.S., while attempting to convince them that their own fortunes were inextricably linked...

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Labor: 1930s;Consumerism;Automobiles: Manufacturing;
Duration:
Downloads: 16
 
Crime of Korea, The (1950)
Korea in the tumultuous period between the end of World War II and the start of the Korean War.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Korean War;Cold War;Anti-communism;
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Downloads: 695
 
Amateur film: Medicus collection: New York World's Fair, 1939-40 (Reel 1) (Part I) (1939)
Detailed documentation of the 'World of Tomorrow' in beautiful Kodachrome.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: World's Fairs: New York, 1939-40;Amateur films;
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Downloads: 2455
 
One Got Fat: Bicycle Safety (1963)
A group of children, all wearing ape masks, rides their bicycles to the park for a picnic. Along the way, all but one are eliminated for violating basic bike safety...

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Bicycles; Safety: Bicycle; Animals: Apes;
Duration:
Downloads: 569
 
River, The (Part I) (1937)
Classic documentary history of the exploitation of the resources of the Mississippi River Valley and the work being done to rehabilitate and reclaim the area. Director and writer: Pare Lorentz....

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: New Deal: Conservation;Rivers: Mississippi;Infrastructure;
Duration:
Downloads: 83
 
March Of Time New Orleans


Genre: Ephemeral
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Duration:
Downloads: 283
 
Dynamic Timelines: Visualizing the History of Photography (1996)
Video demonstration from the 1996 CHI conference.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: Timelines; Dynamic; History; Photography; CHI;
Duration:
Downloads: 996
 
NASASciFiles - Invention Concepts (2001)
NASA Sci Files segment exploring the fundamental concepts to designing an invention including doing research and recording detailed observations.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Sci Files; Invention Concepts; Fundamentals; Research; Data; Observations;
Duration:
Downloads: 1100
 
NASASciFiles - Pollution and Sunlight (2003)
NASA Why? Files segment explaining how sunlight and aerosols create the colors of the sky.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: Peter Pilewskie; Atmosphere; Sun; White Light; Sky; Aerosol; Photon; Scattering; Sun Simulator; Emissions; Exhaust; Gas; Sulfuric Acid; LIDAR; MarkVaughan
Duration:
Downloads: 1449
 
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