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Pioneers of the Plains (1942)
Experiences of a pioneer family on their journey from Illinois to the Midwestern plains.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: U.S. History: Westward expansion;
Duration: 00:10:19
Popularity (downloads): 753
Lewis and Clark (1950)
Dramatization of the expedition made by Meriwether Lewis and William Clark to explore the land from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Coast.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: U.S. History: Westward expansion;
Duration: 00:16:19
Popularity (downloads): 143
Story Without End (1950)
Postwar expansion of telephone service made possible by development of microwave radio transmission and the transistor.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Communication: Telephone;Infrastructure: Information;
Duration: 00:18:08
Popularity (downloads): 69
NASASciFiles - More Air Pressure And Hurricane Prediction (2003)
NASA Why? Files segment explaining, overall, the different factors that affect the life of a hurricane.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: Dr. D.; Tornado Box; Probability; Expansion; Cooling; Lisa Mozer;
Duration: 00:03:01
Popularity (downloads): 900
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 - History O fHurricanes (2003)
NASA Why? Files segment covering several major hurricanes throughout recent history, and the conventions used for naming them.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: Dr. Textbook; Hurricane Name; Galveston; Andrew; Miami; Everglades;
Duration: 00:02:05
Popularity (downloads): 1067
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
NASASciFiles - History of Volcanoes (2003)
NASA Why? Files segment describing some of the major volcanic events throughout history.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: Dr. Textbook; Vulcan; Pele; Eruption; Vesuvius; Pompeii; Pelee; St. Pierre; Mt. St. Helens;
Duration: 00:01:24
Popularity (downloads): 1144
Wheels of Progress (1927)
Reviews the history of transportation in the U.S. and promotes the economic and social benefits of more and better public roads.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Infrastructure: Roads and highways;Automobiles: History;
Duration: 00:13:41
Popularity (downloads): 711
Look to Lockheed for Leadership (Part I) (1940)
Innovations in aviation history and technology. Producer and director: Shirley Burden. Photography: Floyd Crosby, Al Wetzel.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Aviation: History;
Duration: 00:15:44
Popularity (downloads): 174

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