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Parke Davis' employees (1903)
Photographed from a single-camera position, this film encompasses a scene of a large number of people either walking or riding bicycles as they leave what appears to be a factory....

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Employees; Actuality--Shorts;
Duration: 00:00:44
Popularity (downloads): 411
Tying up bags for train, U.S.P.O. (1903)
The camera shows the action of two postal employees as they remove mail sacks from the semicircular rack where they are placed so they can be filled with mail for...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Letter mail handling; Postal service--Employees; Actuality--Shorts;
Duration: 00:01:01
Popularity (downloads): 378
United Railroads Employees Strike (1917)
San Francisco: United Railroads employees strike against open shop.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: San Francisco: Labor;Labor: Strikes;Labor: 19102;
Duration: 00:01:11
Popularity (downloads): 182
Clerks tying up for bags, U.S.P.O. (1903)
The film shows two postal employees as they tie into bundles stacks of letters they have just removed from a destination "case."

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Letter mail handling; Actuality--Shorts;
Duration: 00:00:44
Popularity (downloads): 343
Noon hour, Hope Webbing Co. (1903)
The single-camera position shows the employees of a manufacturing company as they pass by during the noon hour.

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Actuality--Shorts;
Duration: 00:01:10
Popularity (downloads): 431
Clerks tying bags, U.S.P.O. (1903)
Two employees of the Post Office Department are removing stacks of letters from the aperatures in the "case" or cabinet and tying them into bundles. They then throw the tied...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Letter mail handling; Actuality--Shorts;
Duration: 00:01:00
Popularity (downloads): 375
Throwing mail into bags, U.S.P.O. (1903)
This film concerns the separation of mail parcels before distribution. A semicircular rack of mail bags, each tagged with a different location, is placed on a set of the interior...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Mail sorting; Actuality--Shorts;
Duration: 00:01:03
Popularity (downloads): 365
Union Iron Works (1898)
From Edison films catalog: Here was built the peerless battleship "Oregon." The scene is taken at lunch hour, and shows a great throng of employees leaving the shop. 50 feet....

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Iron-works--California--San Francisco; Shipyards--California--San Francisco; Iron and steel workers--California--San Francisco; Working class--California--San Francisco; Shipbuilding--California--San Francisco; San Francisco (Calif.); Actuality;
Duration: 00:00:29
Popularity (downloads): 862
B.B. King at Minnechaug Regional High School - Band Intro (1999)
In the third segment of the video BB introduces his rhythm section: Calep Emphrey Jr., James Toney, Michael Doster, and Leon Warren. King also introduces his son, Willie...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: BB King; Blues music; Calep Emphrey; James Toney; Michael Dorster; Leon Warren; Willie King; Joe McClendon; Lucille;
Duration: 00:05:21
Popularity (downloads): 370

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