Early Settlers of New England – 1940

Early Settlers of New England, an educational film produced in 1940, observes the daily lives of English settlers in the

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Birds of Prey – 1938

  In this documentary from 1938, examined are the various types of owls, vultures and hawks that inhabit North America.

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Newsreel: Dr. Heard’s Fire Magic – 1953

The story of fire told through magic – Fire Magic – that’s entertaining and educational, too. The magician is Dr.

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Zip Code with the Swingin’ Six – 1960’s

As the American communities and cities grew in the mid-twentieth century, so did the complexity of managing the immense mass

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Despotism – 1946

“The State – I am the State.” – Louis XIV In this timeless educational film from 1946, the pernicious mechanics

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Heavenly Bodies – 1920

HEAVENLY BODIES Gravitation.  The Moon. Constellations. One great riddle of the world was solved when Sir Isaac Newton discovered what

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Drug Addiction – 1951

The film Drug Addiction, produced in 1951, is yet another salvo in the relentless campaign to conflate hard drugs with

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Hair Dress Through The Ages – 1950

In this lighthearted documentary, a news announcer fumbles his way through reporting on the history of hairdressing. Not surprisingly, it

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