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Civil War, The (1954)
Dramatization of important military events and imagery of the places where they occurred.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: U.S. History: Civil War;
Duration: 00:14:37
Popularity (downloads): 1370
Eudora Welty and Cleanth Brooks in Jackson - Knowledge of the Past (1988)
Tenth Segment: Cleanth Brooks and Eudora Welty discuss how the present generation of students tend to forget the past, such that students don't even know when the Civil War was...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: Eudora Welty; Cleanth Brooks; American literature; southern literature; past; present; Civil Rights; Civil War; World War Two; memory; history;
Duration: 00:01:50
Popularity (downloads): 367
Duck and Cover (1951)
Famous Civil Defense film for children in which Bert the Turtle shows what to do in case of atomic attack.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Atomic/nuclear: Civil defense;Animation;
Duration: 00:09:15
Popularity (downloads): 4616
About Fallout (1963) (1963)
Optimistic vision of fallout and civil defense countermeasures.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Atomic/nuclear: Civil defense;
Duration: 00:22:25
Popularity (downloads): 2608
Atomic Alert (Elementary version) (1951)
Frightening civil defense procedure film aimed at Cold War-era elementary school students.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Atomic-nuclear: Civil defense;
Duration: 00:10:13
Popularity (downloads): 566
Our Cities Must Fight (1951)
Civil defense film admonishing U.S. city dwellers to stay and fight in case of enemy invasion, rather than evacuate. Filmed in New York and other cities.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Atomic/nuclear: Civil defense;Cold War;Infrastructure;
Duration: 00:09:00
Popularity (downloads): 550
House in the Middle, The (1954)
Atomic tests at the Nevada Proving Grounds (later the Nevada Test Site) show effects on well-kept homes, homes filled with trash and combustibles, and homes painted with reflective white paint....

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Atomic/nuclear: Civil defense;Cold War;Waste disposal;
Duration: 00:12:09
Popularity (downloads): 468
News Magazine of the Screen: Atomic Energy (1950)
Compilation of 1950s newsreel stories on atomic weapons testing, civil defense and nuclear energy.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Atomic/nuclear: General;Atomic/nuclear: Civil defense;Atomic/nuclear: Weapons;
Duration: 00:21:26
Popularity (downloads): 790
Where Do Web Sites Come From? Capturing and Interacting with Design History (2002)
Video presentation from the 2002 CHI conference. To form a deep understanding of the present; we need to find and engage history. We present an informal history...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: CHI; history management; design rationale; activity capture; web design; sketching; informal interfaces; tangible UI; CSCW
Duration: 00:01:48
Popularity (downloads): 745
NASASciFiles - Aviation History (2003)
NASA Sci Files segment tracing the history of human flight.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: Dr. Textbook; Birds; Icarus; DaVinci; George Cayley; Glider; Wright; 1903;
Duration: 00:01:30
Popularity (downloads): 1528

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