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United News: Release 203 (1946) Submarines of Japanese Navy Sunk by U.S. [electronic resource]

United Newsreel Corporation
Video; Computer Resource; Online Video; Online
This World War II-era newsreel includes the following segments: 1. Twenty-four submarines are loaded with explosives and shelled by the cruiser Chicago. 2. Columbus, Georgia, and surrounding vicinities are sprayed with DDT and cleared of debris. 3. Buildings are constructed in Yellowknife, Canada, as a result of a gold rush. 4. Cypress trees are felled in the Florida Everglades. 5. The Roosevelt Estate becomes a national shrine; in the dedicating ceremony, Mrs. Roosevelt and President Truman deliver speeches.
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Run Time
9 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
Submarines of Japanese Navy Sunk by U.S.
  • Submarines of Japanese Navy Sunk by U.S. (1:40)
  • Whole U.S. Town Cleaned Up With DDT Insecticide (0:57)
  • Gold Rush in Canadian Town (1:19)
  • Florida Cypress Felled to Ease Housing Shortage (1:09)
  • U.S. Marks Anniversary of Roosevelt's Death (3:46)
New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2010], c1946.
Publisher no.
41655 Films Media Group
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Access requires authentication through Films on Demand.
1 streaming video file (9 min.) : sd., col.
Mode of access: Internet.
System requirements: FOD playback platform.
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