Item Details

Prelinger Archives: Key to Our Horizons (1952) [electronic resource]

Prelinger Archives
Format
Video; Computer Resource; Online Video; Online
Summary
Praised as "clever and entertaining," this Prelinger Archives film is a mid-20th-century tribute to the automobile and its importance in American life and to the U.S. economy. "Any picture of America without automobiles is hopelessly out of date!
Release Date
1952
Run Time
11 min.
Language
English
Notes
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on August 21, 2010.
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
Variant Title
Key to Our Horizons (1952)
Contents
Key to Our Horizons (1952) (11:00)
Credits
Produced by The Jam Handy Organization, for the Chevrolet division of General Motors Corporation.
Published
New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2010], c1952.
Publisher no.
41767 Films Media Group
Access Restriction
Access requires authentication through Films on Demand.
Description
1 streaming video file (11 min.) : sd., col.
Mode of access: Internet.
System requirements: FOD playback platform.
Technical Details
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