|Telegram for America - Transfilm|
History, technology and 1950s-era practice of the telegraphy business.
Keywords: Communication: Telegrams
Average rating: (3 reviews)
|Animals in the Service of Man (Part I) - United Specialists, Inc.|
Presented by American Humane Assocation, produced by United Specialists, Inc., narrated by Lowell Thomas. 0645 PA8768 Animals in the Service of Man
Keywords: Motion Pictures: Sponsored; Animals: General; Animals: Cows; Animals: Dogs
Average rating: (4 reviews)
|Face of Lincoln, The|
Presents Professor Merrell Gage, retired head of the Department of Sculpture at the University of Southern California, describing the life and career of Abraham Lincoln as he sculpts a lifelike bust of the 16th President, making physical changes in the subject's hair, beard and expression to correspond to events in Lincoln's life. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC.
Keywords: presidential history; Art with a capital A
Average rating: (7 reviews)
|Dynamic American City, The (Part I) - Baskaw (Frederick J).|
Advocates urban redevelopment and renewal, 1950s-style. Supports many planning strategies which are criticized today: the destruction of "blighted" neighborhoods in the name of progress, autocentric planning and construction, and suburban sprawl.
Keywords: Infrastructure: Construction; City planning; Urban renewal
Average rating: (5 reviews)
|Days of Our Years - Dudley Pictures Corporation|
Disturbing and sometimes maudlin trilogy of accidents and their effects on railroad workers and their families, shot with virtuosity in working-class Los Angeles.
Keywords: Safety: Occupational; Transportation: Railroad; Occupations: Transportation
Average rating: (16 reviews)
|Experiments in the Revival of Organisms - Techfilm Studio, Moscow|
This disturbing film records the successful experiments in the resuscitation of life to dead animals (dogs), as conducted by Dr. S.S. Bryukhonenko at the Institute of Experimental Physiology and Therapy, Voronezh, U.S.S.R. Director: D.I. Yashin. Camera: E.V. Kashina. Narrator: Professor Walter B. Cannon. Introduced by Professor J.B.S. Haldane.
Keywords: Animals: Dogs; Medicine: Veterinary: Experiments; Life extension
Average rating: (63 reviews)