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Farmer Miller Goes Into High Gear (Part I) (1920)
A farmer is convinced that his tractor will do more and better if it rolls on Goodyear tires rather than steel wheels. Includes scenes of tractor tire manufacturing.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Tires;Agriculture: Farms and farming;Rural America;
Duration: 00:11:07
Popularity (downloads): 168
 
Farmer Miller Goes Into High Gear (Part II) (1920)
A farmer is convinced that his tractor will do more and better if it rolls on Goodyear tires rather than steel wheels. Includes scenes of tractor tire manufacturing.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Tires;Agriculture: Farms and farming;Rural America;
Duration: 00:15:44
Popularity (downloads): 147
 
America's Millenium on the Mall - Blues: Past and Future - B.B. King's Early Experiences in Memphis (2000)
In the fifth segment B.B. King discusses leaving Mississippi and starting his radio career in Memphis, Tennessee.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: Highway 61; Memphis, Tennessee; Beale Street; WDIA;tractor driver; picking cotton; hitchhiked; produce truck; cousin; Booker White; music business; fuel tanks; job; Sonny Boy Williamson; broadcast; Helena, Arkansas; King Biscuit Time; lunch; dinner; West Memphis, Tennessee;"Blues at Midnight"; four walling; Miss Annie; 16th Street Grill; gambling; Las Vegas; jukebox; $12.50 a night; Mr. Pepper; Mr. Ferguson; country and western music; Professor Nat D. Williams; Pepticon; Hadacol; tonics; jingle;
Duration: 00:12:03
Popularity (downloads): 381
 
Thrill Driver's Choice
0556 PA8282 Thrill Driver's Choice

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords:
Duration: 00:00:00
Popularity (downloads): 253
 
Turnabout Man (1936)
What happens when bad driving habits are mirrored in other parts of a driver's life.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Social guidance;
Duration: 00:07:01
Popularity (downloads): 18
 
Bus Driver, The (1946)
Father and son travel by bus from New York to Pittsburgh in the days when bus travel still attracted elite passengers.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Transportation: Bus;
Duration: 00:10:02
Popularity (downloads): 1102
 
Here's Looking (1939)
Visual perception in animals, humans, and from the driver's seat of a Chevrolet.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Perception: Vision;Natural history;Automobiles: Engineering;
Duration: 00:08:33
Popularity (downloads): 416
 
Tomorrow\'s Drivers (1954)
Socialization through driver education begins at a tender age in Phoenix.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Car culture: Children;Automobiles: Advertising;Phoenix, Arizona;
Duration: 00:10:58
Popularity (downloads): 105
 
We Drivers (1935 edition) (1936)
Early driving safety film showing good and bad sides of a driver's mind.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Safety: Driving;
Duration: 00:10:30
Popularity (downloads): 763
 
Your Permit to Drive (1951)
Talking driver's license narrates this hymn to the beneficial effects of highways, cars, and driving.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Safety: Driving;Car culture;Infrastructure: Roads and highways;
Duration: 00:10:17
Popularity (downloads): 122
 

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