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Around the World in New York (1940)
Views of immigrant and ethnic communities in New York City.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: New York City;Immigration;Chinese Americans;
Duration: 00:13:01
Popularity (downloads): 514
 
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
 
Sorting refuse at incinerating plant, New York City (1903)
The subject is a group of about thirty men and boys who are sorting combustible refuse, mostly paper, and stuffing it into large sacks. In the background a man...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Refuse and refuse disposal--New York (State)--New York; Sanitation workers--New York (State)--New York; Incinerators--New York (State)--New York; Actuality--Short;
Duration: 00:01:42
Popularity (downloads): 408
 
Boats (1938)
Trip down the Hudson River from Albany to New York City.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Transportation: Water;New York City: History;
Duration: 00:10:16
Popularity (downloads): 749
 
Boats (1938)
Trip down the Hudson River from Albany to New York City.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Transportation: Water; New York City: History;
Duration: 00:10:16
Popularity (downloads): 404
 
Let Us Break Bread Together (Part II) (1954)
How a New York City school district promoted racial integration and intergroup tolerance.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Diversity;New York City;Education;
Duration: 00:13:00
Popularity (downloads): 109
 
New York City "ghetto" fish market (1903)
The view, photographed from an elevated camera position, looks down on a very crowded New York City street market. Rows of pushcarts and street vendors' vehicles can be seen. The...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Markets--New York (State)--New York; Crowds--New York (State)--New York; Immigrants--New York (State)--New York; Lower East Side (New York, N.Y.); Actuality--Short;
Duration: 00:02:53
Popularity (downloads): 1247
 
For the Living (1949)
Improvement of living conditions in 1940s New York City through the construction of public housing.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: New York City;Houses and homes;Urban renewal;
Duration: 00:21:09
Popularity (downloads): 549
 
Saeko Ichinohe Dance Company: Community Performances - segment 02 of 3 (2001)
A history of the unique Saeko Ichinohe Dance Company, one of the pioneers of multicultural choreography. Narrated by the former Director of the Performing Arts Program of Asia Socity, the...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: dance;multicultural;choreography;Saeko Ichinohe;New York City;Japan;
Duration: 00:25:48
Popularity (downloads): 811
 
Third Avenue El (1950)
Impressionistic picture of the Third Avenue Elevated Railway in Manhattan, New York City, before it was demolished.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: New York City;
Duration: 00:10:32
Popularity (downloads): 268
 

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