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The WPA Film Library [electronic resource]: Westinghouse Foundry, 1904

Tapping a furnace at Westinghouse foundries
Online
1904
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The WPA Film Library [electronic resource]: Street Car Motor Factory, 1904

Very dramatic tracking shot over factory interior where street car motors are made.
Online
1904
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The WPA Film Library [electronic resource]: Rotary Testing, 1904

Testing a Rotary. A small group of men turn on what appears to be a generator. As the rotary spins, the men make adjustments to the machine and check on how it's working.
Online
1904
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The WPA Film Library [electronic resource]: Westinghouse Air Brake Co. 1904

Casting at Westinghouse Air Brake Co. Assembly line factory work.
Online
1904
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The WPA Film Library [electronic resource]: Westinghouse Works Factory, 1904

Westinghouse Works Area Viewed from Train. East Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania during the winter
Online
1904
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The WPA Film Library [electronic resource]: Early Aviation, 1906

Early aviation (1906) effort by Danish aviation pioneer Jacob Christian Ellehammer who made the first powered flight in Europe. Shots of strange 3-tiered plane attempting to fly, 3 men help to guide/control it as it flops around.
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1906
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The WPA Film Library [electronic resource]: Washing Machine, ca. 1910

Electric Washing Machine. Title "Electricity, the new maid, lightens the labor in the house." Woman putting laundry into machine then sits down to read while another woman is hard at work using old manual style washing machine.
Online
1910
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The WPA Film Library [electronic resource]: Early Automobiles, ca. 1910

Early automobile stunt: Car drives down ramp, jumps over house, splat.
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1910
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The WPA Film Library [electronic resource]: Stunt Flying, 1912

Wright Brothers hold aviation meet in St. Louis. Early airplane, spectators, some stunt flying. One visitor at the show seems to be Theodore Roosevelt.
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1912
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The WPA Film Library [electronic resource]: Laying Telephone Cable, ca. 1920

Laying a cable between the US and Cuba "Laying a Talk Highway."
Online
1920
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The WPA Film Library [electronic resource]: Wacky Inventions, ca. 1920

Early Inventions-Gizmos. People trying to fly, odd cars. Wacky.
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1920
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The WPA Film Library [electronic resource]: Commercial Aviation, ca. 1920

Early commercial passenger/cargo flights. No actual take-offs but still good examples of early commercial flights
Online
1920
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The WPA Film Library [electronic resource]: Plane Flying, ca. 1920

Plane is pulled out of hangar, pilots climb in and fly. Good ground and aerial shots
Online
1920