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Park Conscious (1938)
Elegy to recreation and relaxation in state and national parks.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Recreation; Parks; Nature;
Duration: 00:07:41
Popularity (downloads): 287
Over the Waves (1938)
How the Chevrolet suspension system smooths out a rough ride.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Automobiles: Engineering;Amusement parks;Automobiles: Advertising;
Duration: 00:09:19
Popularity (downloads): 849
Take Pride in America, complete video (1987)
This 1987 program, narrated by Lou Gossett, Jr., seeks the American people's help in reducing litter, vandalism, etc., in and around the national parks and public lands.

Genre: Documentary
Duration: 00:11:32
Popularity (downloads): 894
Heritage of Splendor (1963)
Why we must preserve America's great natural resources from the consequences of littering. Narrator: Ronald Reagan.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Environment;Natural parks and monuments;Sustainability;
Duration: 00:18:20
Popularity (downloads): 141
Traveltime: Freedomland (1963)
A visit to Freedomland, an amusement park in New York.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Amusement Parks;
Duration: 00:07:00
Popularity (downloads): 262
Coney Island (1940)
The great amusement zone in its heyday.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Amusement parks;Coney Island;New York City: History;
Duration: 00:09:19
Popularity (downloads): 1379
Shooting the chutes, Luna Park, Coney Island (1903)
The camera was positioned to view the shoot-the-chutes concession from the best location. A special added attraction for the entertainment of the spectators is a man in a swimming suit...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Amusement parks--New York (N.Y.)--Coney Island; Coney Island (New York, N.Y.); Actuality--Shorts;
Duration: 00:01:32
Popularity (downloads): 756
Take Pride in America, segment 01 of 7 (1987)
Take Pride in America

Genre: Documentary
Duration: 00:01:30
Popularity (downloads): 460
The Great Web of Water, segment 07 of 12 (1996)
The city of Sacramento has varied uses for water from the Central Valley Project

Genre: Documentary
Duration: 00:00:59
Popularity (downloads): 459
Rube and Mandy at Coney Island (1903)
From Edison films catalog: The first scene shows this country couple entering Steeplechase Park. They proceed to amuse themselves on the steeplechase, rope bridge, riding the bulls and the "Down...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Coney Island (New York; N; Y; )Steeplechase Park (New York; N; Y; )Amusement parks--New York (State)--Drama; Amusements--New York (State)--Drama; Amusement rides--New York (State)--Drama; Rural population--New York (State)--Drama; Aquatic sports--New York (State)--Drama; ComedyActuality;
Duration: 00:03:55
Popularity (downloads): 1080

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