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Kruger and Ward (1918)
Opening title introduces "Kruger and Ward, the tall and short of it." The camera iris opens on a stage with a painted backdrop of a canyon and waterfall. Two clowns...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Acrobats--United States; Acrobatics--United States; Gymnasts--United States; Clowns--United States; Clowning--United States; Dwarfs--United States; Rings (Gymnastics)--United States; Joints--Range of motion; Dislocations--United States; Female impersonators--United States; Silent films; Vaudeville; Shorts;
Duration: 00:03:25
Popularity (downloads): 880
 
Home on the Range (1942)
The contribution of the Western range country to the World War II effort: wool, mutton, beef and leather.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Rural America;
Duration: 00:10:07
Popularity (downloads): 840
 
Alchemist In Hollywood, The (Part I) (1940)
Explains chemical processes used in the motion picture laboratory. Diagrams and demonstrations of exposure, photochemical reactions, development, and printing. Photographer: Shirley Burden. Sound Recording: Bernard B. Brown.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Motion pictures: Laboratories; Chemistry; Motion pictures: Production;
Duration: 00:14:35
Popularity (downloads): 364
 
Human Grace (1952)
Male and female gymnasts from different countries competing in an Olympic stadium, shown in realtime and slow motion. Possibly reedited from Leni Riefenstahl's film OLYMPIA (1936). Narrator: John Kieran.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Sports: Gymnastics; Motion pictures: Slow motion; Germany;
Duration: 00:09:27
Popularity (downloads): 516
 
Alchemist In Hollywood, The (Part II) (1940)
Explains chemical processes used in the motion picture laboratory. Diagrams and demonstrations of exposure, photochemical reactions, development, and printing. Photographer: Shirley Burden. Sound Recording: Bernard B. Brown.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Motion pictures: Laboratories; Chemistry; Motion pictures: Production;
Duration: 00:13:47
Popularity (downloads): 325
 
Live and Let Live (1947)
Set in a toy tabletop town, this film uses brightly colored model cars and trucks to demonstrate a range of driving safety scenarios. The number of near-misses and accidents would...

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Safety: Automotive;Animation: Stop-motion;Surrealism;
Duration: 00:10:15
Popularity (downloads): 182
 
Murder on the Screen (1958)
Tracking down those responsible for damaging motion picture film.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Motion pictures: Conservation;
Duration: 00:21:21
Popularity (downloads): 267
 
16mm Motion Picture Projector: Care and Maintenance, The (1961)
Training film for military projectionists

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Motion pictures: Projection;
Duration: 00:20:40
Popularity (downloads): 812
 
16mm Motion Picture Projector: Operating Techniques, The (1961)
Training film for military projectionists

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Motion pictures: Projection;
Duration: 00:20:43
Popularity (downloads): 538
 
Old Chinese Proverb: One Picture Is Worth Ten Thousand Words, An (1946)
A tour through the Jerry Fairbanks studios in Hollywood, showing the production of animation, TV films, industrial and advertising films.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Motion pictures: Production;Motion pictures: Sponsored;Advertising: Motion pictures;
Duration: 00:22:06
Popularity (downloads): 425
 

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