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United News: Release 188 (1945) Canada Collects Clothes for World's Needy [electronic resource]

United Newsreel Corporation
Video; Computer Resource; Online Video; Online
This World War II-era newsreel includes the following segments: 1. UNRRA workers sort and bundle clothing. 2. Snowy scenes at Buffalo, New York, and Niagara Falls. 3. Japanese planes are destroyed by flamethrowing tanks. 4. Aluminum is made into prefab houses. 5. A three-wheel automobile is demonstrated. 6. General Yamashita is given death sentence.
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Run Time
10 min.
6 & up
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on March 16, 2010.
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
Variant Title
Canada Collects Clothes for World's Needy
  • Canada Collects Clothes for World's Needy (0:48)
  • Eastern U.S. Digs Out After Heavy Snows (1:02)
  • U.S. Army Tanks Destroy Japanese War Planes (0:49)
  • New Aluminum Houses to Ease World Shortage (1:09)
  • Thousand Pound 3-Wheeled Auto is Demonstrated (0:52)
  • General Yamashita Sentenced to Death by Hanging (4:16)
New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2010], c1945.
Publisher no.
41640 Films Media Group
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Access requires authentication through Films on Demand.
1 streaming video file (10 min.) : sd., col.
Mode of access: Internet.
System requirements: FOD playback platform.
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