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Hockey match on the ice (1898)
From Edison films catalog: The skaters dart to and fro, swinging their hockeys and trying to hit the disc toward the goal. 150 feet. 22.50.

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Hockey--New Jersey--Newark; Winter sports--New Jersey--Newark; Hockey players--New Jersey--Newark; Ice on rivers; lakes; etc; --New Jersey--Newark; Lakes--New Jersey--Newark; Newark (N.J.); ActualitySports (Nonfiction);
Duration: 00:00:25
Popularity (downloads): 1160
The Colorado, segment 09 of 10 (1996)
Dams create mountain lakes near the river's beginnings, scenes of the Rockies, source of the Colorado River

Genre: Documentary
Duration: 00:03:00
Popularity (downloads): 538
Lake Powell, segment 07 of 11 (1997)
Boating, waterskiing, and fishing are some activities that are possible at Lake Powell

Genre: Documentary
Keywords: Construction;Dam
Duration: 00:03:04
Popularity (downloads): 524
The Miracle of Water, segment 08 of 11 (1996)
Hydropower, water-based recreation, and wildlife habitat are created

Genre: Documentary
Duration: 00:02:33
Popularity (downloads): 480
Rural Holidays (1965)
Explains that farmers and ranchers offer many kinds of rural recreation. Points out that community watershed lakes and picnic grounds are among the benefits of the Watershed Protection Program.

Genre: Ephemeral
Duration: 00:24:20
Popularity (downloads): 301
Loading the ice on cars, conveying it across the mountains, and loading it into boats (1902)
The film covers four operations involved in shipping ice: sawing the ice from frozen-over lakes, transferring it by means of speciality constructed freight cars to a dock some distance away,...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Ice industry; Actuality--Shorts;
Duration: 00:04:03
Popularity (downloads): 531
The Great Web of Water, segment 04 of 12 (1996)
A description is given of how the Central Valley Project works

Genre: Documentary
Duration: 00:04:41
Popularity (downloads): 419
The Colorado, segment 05 of 10 (1996)
Lake Mead is created by Hoover Dam

Genre: Documentary
Duration: 00:01:18
Popularity (downloads): 529
The Miracle of Water, segment 03 of 11 (1996)
John Wesley Powell was the first person to suggest that the West needed dams

Genre: Documentary
Duration: 00:01:10
Popularity (downloads): 463
How Water Won the West, segment 06 of 8 (1986)
Water provides electric power throughout the West

Genre: Documentary
Duration: 00:01:42
Popularity (downloads): 436

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