Road to Better Living, The (1959)

Tribute to the mortgage banking industry and its role in building America’s housing and industrial infrastructure. We digitized and uploaded this film from the Prelinger Archive. Email us at footage@avgeeks.com if you have questions about the footage and are interested in using it in your project. road-to-better-living-the-1959

The Relaxed Wife (1957)

Remarkable, surreal industrial film promoting “Atarax,” a tranquilizer, and asserting how “ataraxic medicines” can help us all to achieve the relaxed state we long for. Created by Coni Johnston, Mel London, Joseph Cole, Bert Spielvogel, Tracy Ward (a pseudonym for Virginia Bell) and by Rune Hagman, Delores Phox, Jeanne Sharp, Dick Brophy, M. Opelle, Herb […]

Farewell to Treasure Island (1940)

FAREWELL TO TREASURE ISLAND. Golden Gate International Exposition on Treasure Island in San Francisco Bay, California. We digitized and uploaded this film from the Prelinger Archive. Email us at footage@avgeeks.com if you have questions about the footage and are interested in using it in your project. farewell-to-treasure-island-1940

What to Do in a Gas Attack? (circa 1942)

Explains what war gas is, how it is used by the enemy, and how simple household items, such as bicarbonate of soda and bleaching solution, may be used to prevent casualties. We digitized and uploaded this film from the Prelinger Archive. Email us at footage@avgeeks.com if you have questions about the footage and are interested […]

Bill Garman, 12-Year-Old Businessman (1946)

BILL, A TYPICAL AMERICAN BOY, RAISES RABBITS AND HOGS AND PLANS HOW HE WILL SELL THEM. HE FIGURES HIS ACCOUNTS, BANKS HIS MONEY AND PLANS WITH HIS FATHER TO INVEST THE PROFITS. We digitized and uploaded this film from the Prelinger Archive. Email us at footage@avgeeks.com if you have questions about the footage and are […]

Work Pays America (1937)

Activities of the Works Progress Administration (now Work Projects Administration), and work being done on various types of projects. We digitized and uploaded this film from the Prelinger Archive. Email us at footage@avgeeks.com if you have questions about the footage and are interested in using it in your project. work-pays-america-1937

This Is Your Police Department (1951)

Film on Detroit Police officers in two-parts one on the annual Detroit Police Field Day; the other on the hiring and training of cops. Annual outdoor police rally We digitized and uploaded this film from the Prelinger Archive. Email us at footage@avgeeks.com if you have questions about the footage and are interested in using it […]

Trees to Tribunes (1937)

Some of the activities involved in pulpwood logging, making newsprint, and printing a large metropolitan newspaper. We digitized and uploaded this film from the Prelinger Archive. Email us at footage@avgeeks.com if you have questions about the footage and are interested in using it in your project. trees-to-tribunes-1937-2

Civil War, The (1954)

Pictures important military events of the war, stressing social, economic and geographical factors. Animated drawings and color photography used. We digitized and uploaded this film from the Prelinger Archive. Email us at footage@avgeeks.com if you have questions about the footage and are interested in using it in your project. civil-war-the-1954-2

Your Family (1948)

BRENT FAMILY LEAF THRU SCRAPBOOK. TONY PREPARES DOG FOOD, SCRUBS FLOOR, OFFERS TO HELP MOTHER, KITCHEN CLOCK WITH ACCELERATED HAND ACTION. NANCY SETS DINNER TABLE, FATHER ENTERS WITH NEWSPAPER. FAMILY PRAYS TOGETHER. FAMILY AT TABLE WITH HOME MOVIE PROJECTOR. We digitized and uploaded this film from the Prelinger Archive. Email us at footage@avgeeks.com if you […]

Your Thrift Habits (1948)

Presents a lesson in thrift and budgeting. Points out the value of setting up a budget for systematic savings by careful buying without extravagances, and choosing between immediate and future satisfactions. We digitized and uploaded this film from the Prelinger Archive. Email us at footage@avgeeks.com if you have questions about the footage and are interested […]