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

Overview
Works: 47 works in 49 publications in 1 language and 47 library holdings
Genres: Educational films  History 
Classifications: FAA 6 (NON-VIEWING PRINT), 363.35
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by U.S. Government Films Collection (Library of Congress)
A better New York ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1937 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shows WPA projects in New York State, including reservoir construction, improvement of parks and recreation facilities, and employment of trained technicians and clerical workers for the Bureau of Criminal Investigation of the New York State Police
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
Controlling mice in orchards ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1939 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
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
Bits and pieces ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1943 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
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
America preferred ( Visual )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
A campaign to promote the purchase of Defense bonds
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
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
Autobiography of a jeep ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1942 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Describes the designing of the jeep to meet military needs of compactness, light weight, and maneuverability over rough terrain
South American medley--Brazil ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1940 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
Brazil gets the news ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1949 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Cane sugar ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1939 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Brazil at war ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1944 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Bomber ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1941 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The manufacture, speed, and power of the B-26 Army Bomber
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
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
Bears in Alaska, a biological survey picture ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1937 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Uses maps to indicate the location of the areas in Alaskan ranges which are inhabited by various kinds of bears (the grizzly, brown, and black) and locates the bear sanctuaries (Mt. McKinley National Park, Admirlty Island and Anan Creek Bear Sanctuaries), and sources of food. Shows the activities of bears, (salmon runs), in their natural habitat
Conquer by the clock ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1943 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Directed toward workers at home during World War II, reminding them that every minute of time counts when they are working for the war, and dramatizing what could happen to the men in the services through the loss of a few minutes or hours
 
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Audience Level
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Audience level: 0.98 (from 0.81 for Conquer by ... to 1.00 for A better N ...)
Alternative Names
Library of Congress. U.S. Government Films Collection
United States Films Collection (Library of Congress)
Languages
English (22)