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Boulder Dam: The Pictoral Record of Man's Conquest of the Colorado River
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produced by United States. Department of the Interior (District of Columbia: United States. Department of the Interior, 1937), 35 mins
Reel 1 shows the Colorado River and the arid deserts of the Southwest. Bulldozers build a road to the proposed dam site. A train brings in supplies and materials made throughout the U.S. The dam site is surveyed. Shows Boulder City, Nev., including workmen's dormitories, kitchen, and mess hall. Workers ride to the...
produced by United States. Department of the Interior (District of Columbia: United States. Department of the Interior, 1937), 35 mins
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Fort Matanzas and Fort Marion--St. Augustine
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(District of Columbia: United States. Department of the Interior, 1894), 22 mins
Reel 1 shows the crumbled brick wall and buildings and half-buried cannon of the old Spanish Fort Matanzas at St. Augustine, Florida. Reel 2 shows Ft. Matanzas' old watchtower, cannon, a pile of cannon balls, covered well, and brick oven. Reel 3 shows a sea view of Fort Marion, its seawall, cannon in the wall, and...
(District of Columbia: United States. Department of the Interior, 1894), 22 mins
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Hall of the Giants
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(District of Columbia: United States. Department of the Interior, 1937), 7 mins
Shows views of Yosemite National Park including 'Big Tree Lodge,' 'Wawona Tunnel Trees,' rock formations, and streams. Tourists fish in a stream, stroll along a forest path, and ride horses and bicycles in the park. CCC men work in the park.
(District of Columbia: United States. Department of the Interior, 1937), 7 mins
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Land of Ten Thousand Lakes
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(District of Columbia: United States. Department of the Interior, 1901), 8 mins
Shows the lakes and forests of Minnesota. Tourists sail boats on a lake, cook on an outdoor grill, picnic at outdoor tables, and swim and fish in lakes.
(District of Columbia: United States. Department of the Interior, 1901), 8 mins
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A National Program in the Tennessee Valley
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(District of Columbia: United States. Department of the Interior, 1936), 37 mins
Reel 1 shows a dam, generators, power lines and a power house; workers constructing a dam with steam shovels and other machinery; the flooded Tennessee River; and views of horse drawn coal cars, deserted farms, and eroded land. President Roosevelt addresses Congress requesting the creation of TVA. Shows Wilson dam...
(District of Columbia: United States. Department of the Interior, 1936), 37 mins
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Navajo Indians
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(District of Columbia: United States. Department of the Interior, 1937), 10 mins
Shows various views of Navajo Indians. Includes views of a rodeo, an Indian plowing with a horse-drawn plow, an Indian child saying grace before a meal, children playing baseball and football, little girls studying at their school desks, girls sewing and ironing, and Indians engaged in livestock raising and handic...
(District of Columbia: United States. Department of the Interior, 1937), 10 mins
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Old Autos on Parade for Reclamation
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(District of Columbia: United States. Department of the Interior, 1938), 4 mins
People dressed in old-fashioned costumes drive old automobiles and ride old bicycles in a parade through Washington, D.C., as part of a publicity campaign to encourage land reclamation.
(District of Columbia: United States. Department of the Interior, 1938), 4 mins
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Outdoors in the Garden State
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(District of Columbia: United States. Department of the Interior, 1937), 16 mins
On New Jersey's State parks. Reel 1 shows views of rivers, lakes, and other points of interest in Palisades Interstate Park, High Point Park, Watchung Reservation State Park. CCC men clear underbrush, cut dead limbs off trees, work on picnic grounds, and spray destructive caterpillars. Includes views of Jersey Cit...
(District of Columbia: United States. Department of the Interior, 1937), 16 mins
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Pilgrim Forests
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produced by United States. National Park Service (District of Columbia: United States. Department of the Interior, 1934), 20 mins
On State parks in New England. Reel 1 shows the Maine coast, Bar Harbor, and Baxter and Moose Brook State Parks; picnickers cook on a grill; CCC men work in the forests. Shows Connecticut's Acculney State Park. Oxen pull up stumps of trees. Horses pull cart loads of lumber. Reel 2 shows Connecticut's Proctor and E...
produced by United States. National Park Service (District of Columbia: United States. Department of the Interior, 1934), 20 mins
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Rainbow of the Desert: Zion National Park
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(District of Columbia: United States. Department of the Interior, 1938), 22 mins
Scenic views in the Zion National Park of Utah. Reel 1 shows canyons, cliffs, the Virgin River at flood stage, cliff dwellings, and relics of Utah's colonization by the Mormons exhibited in the Zion Museum. Reel 2 shows camping areas and tourist lodges, native vegetation, and views along park roads.
(District of Columbia: United States. Department of the Interior, 1938), 22 mins
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