Category Archives: Films from the Archive

This is Cedar Crest (1954 circa)

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Photography and editing: James A. Peters. Introduction to and tour of Cedar Crest College, a private institution for women in Allentown, Pa. Camerawork is shaky and sound poor, but this…

[Modern Home has Helipad on Roof] 1950s circa

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Newsreel. Ray Nichols of Oakland commutes to work by helicopterModern home has helipad on roof“Sequoia house”steel framework, lots of glass walls We digitized and uploaded this film on behalf of…

[Mail for Soldiers] 1950s

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Newsreel. 36,000 sacks of mail destined for GI’s overseasVS sacks of mail, good stockshotsIn warehouse, loaded off truck, on shelves, marked Japan, Korea, GuamSacks being hoisted by camera We digitized…

[Kitestinking, Artesia, California] 1950s

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SPORTS: KITESTINKING (sp?), Artesia, CaliforniaGames where people get drenchedWater stuntcamera gets drenched, so do others We digitized and uploaded this film on behalf of the Prelinger Archives. Email us at…

James D Zellerbach Appointed As New Ambassador to Italy

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Newsreel. We digitized and uploaded this film on behalf of the Prelinger Archives. Email us at footage@avgeeks.com if you have questions about the footage and are interested in using it…

Hoover Birthday on Hoover Passenger Liner

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Newsreel. We digitized and uploaded this film on behalf of the Prelinger Archives. Email us at footage@avgeeks.com if you have questions about the footage and are interested in using it…

Herbert Hoover’s 79th Birthday

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Newsreel clip. We digitized and uploaded this film on behalf of the Prelinger Archives. Email us at footage@avgeeks.com if you have questions about the footage and are interested in using…

Grand National Radio Cow Palace

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Newsreel. We digitized and uploaded this film on behalf of the Prelinger Archives. Email us at footage@avgeeks.com if you have questions about the footage and are interested in using it…

[Douglas Aircraft X-3 Supersonic Aircraft in Test Flights] (1950s circa)

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Douglas X-3 supersonic plane in testflights“flying stiletto”VS takeoff, air-to-air, landing We digitized and uploaded this film on behalf of the Prelinger Archives. Email us at footage@avgeeks.com if you have questions…

[Automatic elevator system, San Francisco]

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Newsreel. We digitized and uploaded this film on behalf of the Prelinger Archives. Email us at footage@avgeeks.com if you have questions about the footage and are interested in using it…