Search Results (76 videos found)
Layout: Sort by:
Results per page:
Word to the Wives, A (1955)
How two women trick a husband into buying a new kitchen.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Consumerism;Gender roles;
Duration: 00:12:41
Popularity (downloads): 241
Choosing for Happiness (1950)
Premarital advice for young women.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Marriage;Social guidance;Gender roles;
Duration: 00:12:45
Popularity (downloads): 1012
Fitting Faces (1940)
Light short subject on eyeglass fashions.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Fashion;Perception: Vision;Gender roles;
Duration: 00:08:30
Popularity (downloads): 127
Living Pages (1935)
Portrait of the readers of McCall's magazine (housewives) and their lives and desires.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Media: Magazines;Gender roles;Consumerism;
Duration: 00:11:47
Popularity (downloads): 78
Good Loser, The (1953)
Learning to accept defeat with grace comes hard to a habitual winner.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Social guidance; Gender roles; Psychology;
Duration: 00:12:42
Popularity (downloads): 137
Easy Does It (1940)
Measuring the effort involved in women's work around the home.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Gender roles;Occupations: Housework;Time and motion study;
Duration: 00:08:49
Popularity (downloads): 1087
Bright Young Newcomer, The (1958)
How a laissez-faire office manager (male) stands aside as women workers compete with one another.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Management;Gender roles;
Duration: 00:06:36
Popularity (downloads): 200
Frigidaire Finale 1957 (1957)
Couple dances through an array of new 'Sheer Look' washers, dryers, ranges and refrigerators.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Consumerism;Appliances: Sales;Gender roles;
Duration: 00:03:41
Popularity (downloads): 957
Once and Forever (1956)
On the importance of specifying long-life cast-iron soil pipes when you build your new home.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Infrastructure: Construction;Houses and homes;Gender roles;
Duration: 00:13:13
Popularity (downloads): 538
Nursing (1942)
Careers for women and men.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Occupations: Health care;Gender roles;Medicine: Nursing;
Duration: 00:10:41
Popularity (downloads): 740

The Open Video Project is managed at the Interaction Design Laboratory,
at the School of Information and Library Science, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill