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The Hagley Digital Archives provides online access to selected items from the Hagley Library's collection of images, documents, and publications related to the history of business, technology, and society.
Steel and America: A New Look
Film covers the history and production of steel, beginning with an animated sequence showing geological creation of iron ore. Animation continues with Donald Duck as a colonial iron worker. Live sequences show the restored Saugus Iron Works in Massachusetts, then modern steel production, including mining, transportation, blast furnaces, pollution control equipment, steel furnaces, steel rolling, research laboratories, and modern uses of steel.
Bosche, William R.
O'Connor, A. Kendall
Walt Disney Productions
American Iron and Steel Institute
720x480 mp4 with timecode burn available. This film has been color corrected.
Blast furnacesIron and steel workersResearch, IndustrialSteel industry and tradeIron industry and trade
Donald Duck (Fictitious character)
1 reel (800 ft.) : sd., col. ; 16mm. (00:28:48:00).
QuickTime Pro Res 4444HQ (2048x1556), 24fps. PCM audio, 48kHz, 24 bit.
Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library
American Iron and Steel Institute photographs and audiovisual materials (Accession 1986.268)
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, American Iron and Steel Institute photographs and audiovisual materials (Accession 1986.268), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
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