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United News: Release 196 (1946) Bobsled Racers in Fast Trials [electronic resource]

United Newsreel Corporation
Video; Computer Resource; Online Video; Online
This World War II-era newsreel includes the following segments: 1. Bobsledding at the Lake Placid track. 2. Greeks wounded in the recent war arrive in New York. 3. Scenes of America's first jet squadron. 4. An arctic exploration in Canada. 5. Archbishops Spellman, Mooney, and Stritch leave the U.S. for Rome; they are made bishops by Pius XII.
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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
Bobsled Racers in Fast Trials
  • Bobsled Racers in Fast Trials (1:12)
  • Wounded Greek Heroes Arrive in United States (0:45)
  • New Airliner and Jet Planes in Aviation News (2:08)
  • Snowmobiles Used by Explorers on Arctic Journey (1:25)
  • Pope Invests New Cardinals in Vatican Rites (4:00)
New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2010], c1946.
Publisher no.
41648 Films Media Group
Access Restriction
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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