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U.S. Government Films Collection (Library of Congress)

Overview
Works: 48 works in 49 publications in 1 language and 77 library holdings
Genres: Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Short films  Sponsored films  Educational films  Instructional films  Propaganda films  History 
Classifications: HD3840, 363.35
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by U.S. Government Films Collection (Library of Congress)
A better Minnesota( Visual )

1 edition published in 1937 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows WPA projects undertaken in Minnesota to combat a three-year draught and ensuing fires and floods, develop recreational areas, and improve roads for farm-to-market use
Autobiography of a jeep( Visual )

1 edition published in 1942 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the designing of the jeep to meet military needs of compactness, light weight, and maneuverability over rough terrain
A better Ohio( Visual )

1 edition published in 1937 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Shows WPA projects in Ohio, including airport construction, flood control, and improvement of secondary roads, public parks, and recreational facilities
Cane sugar( Visual )

1 edition published in 1939 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Bonds at war( Visual )

1 edition published in 1942 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A plea to buy more war bonds. Shows battle scenes, and points out the value of different types of equipment in terms of bonds
South American medley--Brazil( Visual )

1 edition published in 1940 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Bits and pieces( Visual )

1 edition published in 1943 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Battle wreckage( Visual )

1 edition published in 1944 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Explains why large quantities of war materials are needed. Shows the sea battle and beachhead landing of the Normandy invasion
Azon pattern bombing( Visual )

1 edition published in 1944 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Shows three of four nine-ship missions made in December 1944 conducted by Squadron H. B. U. (Hv), Pinecastle, Florida, under the auspices of the Air Forces Board of AAFTAC at the request of the Air Communications Office, to determine the practicability of dropping large numbers of Azons from a formation controlled by a single steerer
A better America( Visual )

1 edition published in 1937 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Shows WPA projects being carried out on a nation-wide level during the depression. Includes sewage disposal plants and sewer construction, medical services for the indigent, sewing rooms where women make garments for needy families, education projects, and nursery schools
Brazil gets the news( Visual )

1 edition published in 1949 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

An air raid warden's report( Visual )

2 editions published in 1942 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Explains what information should be given on an air raid warden's reconnaissance report on bomb damage, and shows how the report should be delivered to the control center
The calls that cure( Visual )

1 edition published in 1945 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Shows the telephone center and the bedside telephone service in a U. S. Army hospital. Discusses the beneficial effects on the soldiers of receiving telephone calls from home, and advises families at home how to handle these important calls
About faces( Visual )

1 edition published in 1941 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Emphasizes the importance of good teeth, particularly in relationship to one's appearance; and of care of the teeth, particularly the necessity of regular visits to a dentist
A better Chicago( Visual )

1 edition published in 1937 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Shows WPA projects in Chicago, including park and playground improvement, housing projects, traffic inspection, and fire prevention programs
America preferred( Visual )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A campaign to promote the purchase of Defense bonds
Brazil at war( Visual )

1 edition published in 1944 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A better New Jersey( Visual )

1 edition published in 1937 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Surveys WPA projects in New Jersey, including the improvement of highways and airports, the construction and improvement of schools, the control of mosquitos, and the operation of Camp Hope for underprivileged children
A better Pennsylvania( Visual )

1 edition published in 1937 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Shows WPA projects in Pennsylvania, including those devoted to the improvement of main higways and airports and to relief and restoration of devasted areas in Pennsylvania after the St. Patrick's Day flood of 1936
Controlling mice in orchards( Visual )

1 edition published in 1939 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Library of Congress. U.S. Government Films Collection

United States Films Collection (Library of Congress)

Languages
English (21)