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1 Ore in '54 1954 Iron Ore Company of Canada (Sponsor), Cinecraft, Inc. (Production company) Film detailing development projects that allow iron ore to be transported from the remote mines of Knob Lake, Canada, to locations like Montreal, Cleveland, Philadelphia, and beyond. Highlights the construction of the Menihek Hydroelectric Generating Station, the town of Burnt Creek (now Schefferville), and the Quebec North Shore and Labrador Railway, which links Knob Lake to the southern town of Sept Îles. Work on these projects took place from 1950 to 1954.
Cinecraft Productions films (Accession 2019.227) FILM_2019227_FC219 Cinecraft Productions Films
2 A Complete Saw Shop in One Machine 1955 Promotional film for the DeWalt radial arm saw. A narrator describes the machine's innovative design, various radial blades, and safety features, while its numerous woodworking capabilities are demonstrated.
Sponsored and industrial motion picture film collection (Accession 2018.222) FILM_2018222_FC254 Sponsored and industrial motion picture film collection
3 Coal People: A Century of Pride 1983 Peabody Holding Company (Sponsor), William J. Schwartz & Associates (Production company) Film promoting coal as a reliable, inexpensive, and abundant energy source in the United States. Celebrates all aspects of the anthracite coal industry, focusing primarily on the thousands of workers who ensure it runs smoothly, including miners, machine operators, engineers, geologists, and more.
Sponsored and industrial motion picture film collection (Accession 2018.222) FILM_2018222_FC283 Sponsored and industrial motion picture film collection
4 The Story of Modern Home Comfort 1940 Johns-Manville Corporation (Sponsor), Luther Reed, Inc. (Production company) Film about the importance of insulating your home. Framed by the story of a young newly-wed couple that is unsure about accepting an old house from a family member due to poor insulation. There are animations, demonstrations, and miniatures that help explain the science of insulation. The process of making "rock wool" insulation is detailed, both loose and batts. Safety concerns are addressed, ending in a demonstration of the insulations fireproof qualities. The film also shows skilled...
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Film about the importance of insulating your home. Framed by the story of a young newly-wed couple that is unsure about accepting an old house from a family member due to poor insulation. There are animations, demonstrations, and miniatures that help explain the science of insulation. The process of making "rock wool" insulation is detailed, both loose and batts. Safety concerns are addressed, ending in a demonstration of the insulations fireproof qualities. The film also shows skilled installation crews installing the rock wool using modern pneumatic techniques which do not effect the appearance of the home.
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The Story of Modern Home Comfort film (Accession 2014.255) FILM_2014255_FC01 Film and Video