Yesterday's Newsreels (1901-1936)

Yesterday's Newsreels (1901-1936)
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DVD Features:

  • Rated: Unrated
  • Run Time: 1 hours, 24 minutes
  • Video: Black & White
  • Released:
  • Originally Released: 1901
  • Label: Grapevine Video
  • Encoding: Region 0 (Worldwide)

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A fascinating look back at Newsreels from 1901-1936. Includes snippets from all manner of news, fashion reports, celebrity news, cartoonists and sports, World War I, scientific discoveries and natural disasters. Includes... (*)   General John J. Pershing returning victorious from the Great War and being honored. (*)   See the US decommission naval cruisers following the post-WWI Washington Naval Treaty. (*)   A look at the disaster of the 1906 San Francisco Fire, the aftermath and reconstruction. (*)   The 1929 Eruption of Mount Vesuvius and the discovery of Herculaneum. (*)   Footage of the 1936 Pittsburgh flood. (*)   The construction and 1934 unveiling of Washington's face on Mount Rushmore! (*)   Amelia Earhart and other noteworthy flyers. Includes footage of mid-air refueling, stunt flying, and celebrated endurance flights. (*)   Admiral Byrd and 19 year old Boy Scott Siple setting off on the 1928 Antarctic expedition. (*)   Scientific discoveries of the day, including appearances of such note worthies as Thomas Edison and Albert Einstein. (*)   Fashion through the times, including dresses, lots of fur, and shrinking swimsuits. *** Plus the celebrities: Douglas Fairbanks, Mary Pickford, Irene Rich, Gloria Swanson, Maurice Chevalier, Greta Garbo, Rita Hayworth, Milton Stills, Wallace Berry, Jack Pickford, Ben Turpin, George Cohan, Enrico Caruso and more!

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  • Sales Rank: 8,255
  • UPC: 842614105524
  • Shipping Weight: 0.25/lbs (approx)
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