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Universal Science Clipreel: Part 14
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Summary: Polio, Atomic Cannon, Submarine, Experiments
Story No: X00182
Source: The Universal Archives
Aspect Ratio: 4:3
Date: 12/31/1959 12:00 AM
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Salk Vaccine ends scare of polio

TV commercial for Lucky Strikes

Nuclear weapon exploration

Atomic Cannon demonstrated

Mrs Eisenhower christens the Nautilus - 1st atomic submarine

Nautilus sails from Hawaii to Britain

Experiments with nuclear energy; first nuclear power plant opened

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Subjects: Polio and post-polio syndrome, Infectious diseases, Diseases and conditions, Health
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Universal Science Clipreel: Part 10
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Summary: World's Fair, Automobile Plant, WWII Manufacturing
Story No: X00179
Source: The Universal Archives
Aspect Ratio: 4:3
Date: 12/31/1949 12:00 AM
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FDR at opening ceremony of 1939 World's Fair - first time a US

President is televised

World's Fair opens - exhibits

Automobile plant, Detroit

Tanks, planes and truck being manufactured for World War II

building of "liberty ships"

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Subjects: Automobile manufacturing, Consumer product manufacturing, Consumer products and services, Industries, Business
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Universal Science Clipreel: Part 13
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Summary: Colour TV, Machine Demonstrations, Jet Copter & Planes
Story No: X00181A
Source: The Universal Archives
Aspect Ratio: 4:3
Date: 12/31/1959 05:00 AM
People: John Glenn
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Development of colour TV

Indoor bicycle demonstrated

Radio controlled golf caddy

Robotic lawn mower demonstrated

Flying row boat demonstrated

Inflatable plane demonstrated

World's largest jet helicopter, built by Howard Hughes

Vertical takeoff fighter planes

First commercial jetliner - 707

Intercontinental B52's

Major John Glenn pilots his Navy jet to coast to coast record

X-15 experimental rocket plane

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People: John Glenn
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Universal Science Clipreel: Part 9
Title:
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Summary: Trains, Construction, Bridges, Dams, World's Fair
Story No: X00178
Source: The Universal Archives
Aspect Ratio: 4:3
Date: 12/31/1939 12:00 AM
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25:41 Passenger train of the 1930's

26:01 City skylines of the 1930's

26:05 Empire State Building

26:11 George Washington Bridge, 1931

Construction during the 1930's

Construction during the 1930's

Works Public Administration (WPA) workers

Construction of dams / Boulder Dam

Construction of dams along the Tennessee River

Boulder Dam completed, 1936

Boulder Dam completed, 1936

Bridge building in the US

San Francisco Bridge

Golden Gate Bridge on opening day - people lined up to cross

Golden Gate Bridge

Building the World's Fair, 1939

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Subjects: Bridge construction, Rail transportation, Civil engineering, Heavy construction, Construction and engineering, Industrial products and services, Industries, Business, Transportation and shipping
Locations: Colorado, San Francisco, United States, North America, California
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Universal Science Clipreel: Part 7
Title:
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Summary: Influenza, Post Service, Refrigerators, Flying
Story No: X00176
Source: The Universal Archives
Aspect Ratio: 4:3
Date: 12/31/1929 12:00 AM
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Children; influenza epidemic

Children; influenza epidemic

Renderings of electric refrigerators

Postal service / air mail / postmen

Development of municipal airport

America's fascination with flying - air shows, passenger

planes, development of Pan-Am

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Subjects: Epidemics, Flu, Public health, Health, Infectious diseases, Diseases and conditions
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Universal Science Clipreel: Part 2
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Summary: Panama Canal, Wright Brothers, Army Plane
Story No: X00171
Source: The Universal Archives
Aspect Ratio: 4:3
Date: 12/31/1909 12:00 AM
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Construction of Panama Canal

Col William Gorgas, Panama Canal

Construction of Panama Canal - Draining the swamps

Hot air balloons

Hot air balloons

Wright brothers with first plane

Wright brothers test their flying machine

Motorcycle racer Glenn Curtiss flies plane

First army plane in flight

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Universal Science Clipreel: Part 16
Title:
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Summary: Accutron Watch, US weapons, Satellite, Astronaut
Story No: X00184
Source: The Universal Archives
Aspect Ratio: 4:3
Date: 12/31/1964 12:00 AM
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Commercial for "Accutron" watch

Development of new US military weapons - ships, planes

New Polaris missiles fired from submarines

Kennedy speaks on luanching of the first communication

satellite - Telstar, 1962

Astronaut Alan Shepard launched into space from Cape Canaveral

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Universal Science Clipreel: Part 18
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Summary: Transit Strike, Blackout, Pollution, Waether & Communication Satellites
Story No: X00186
Source: The Universal Archives
Aspect Ratio: 4:3
Date: 12/31/1969 12:00 AM
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New Yorkers walking to work during transit strike

New York City traffic during transit strike

New York City electrical blackout

Smog: jets polluting the air

Pollution

Testing cars for safety. Development of seat belts

Hurricane Camille

Weather satellite - Tyros

Communication Satellites

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Subjects: Strikes, Mass transit systems, Environmental concerns, General news, Strikes, Labor issues, Social issues, Social affairs, Transportation, Environment, Environment and nature
Locations: New York City, New York, United States, North America
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Universal Science Clipreel: Part 1
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Summary: Steel Construction - Early Skyscrapers, New York City Subway, Steam Trains
Story No: X00170
Source: The Universal Archives
Aspect Ratio: 4:3
Date: 12/31/1909 12:00 AM
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Steel factory, Pittsburgh, Pa

Steel factory, Gary, Indiana

Steel trolley cars and bridges

Steel factory / mill

Steel construction - early skyscrapers

Flat Iron Building, New York City 1901

Crowded Broadway Street - horses and trolleys, NYC, 1903

"People catcher" invention

Steel suspension bridges

New York City subway, 1904

NYC subway, 1904

Electric locomotive tested, 1904

Steam engine railroad trains

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Subjects: Base metal manufacturing, Railway construction, Metal manufacturing, Metals and minerals, Materials, Industries, Business, Civil engineering, Heavy construction, Construction and engineering, Industrial products and services
Locations: New York City, New York, United States, North America
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Universal Science Clipreel: Part 12
Title:
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Summary: Plastic, Aircraft, TV, Atom Bomb
Story No: X00181
Source: The Universal Archives
Aspect Ratio: 4:3
Date: 12/31/1949 12:00 AM
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Development of plastics

Development of post war aircraft

First TV sets in American homes

Early television production

Early TV sets in American homes

Atom bomb tests at Bikini Atoll

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