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  • B&W

    4 Movies 152 Minutes Made in the late 1930's,"Conquest of the Air" is an epic portrait of the early years of aviation. Featuring rare footage of balloons, zeppelins and then a host of heavier-than-air machines, the film...

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  • History of Baldwin Locomotive Works

    8x10" 177 Pages Originally written in the late 1900s and then periodically revised, A History of the Baldwin Locomotive Works chronicles the origins and growth of one of America's greatest industrial-era corporations...

    $27.95 $20.95

  • B&W

    14 Movies 90 Minutes Twice in the 20th Century Germany's Kriegsmarine threatened England's dominance of the oceans. During WWI, Germany achieved victory at Jutland, but Germany still lost the war, in part because submarine...

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  • Locomotive Building

    8x10" 245 Pages Originally created in 1911, Locomotive Building is the definitive text concerning the construction of steam engines for railroad use. Chapters include descriptions of all locomotive systems and their...

    $28.95 $21.95

  • Model T Ford Service

    8x10" 320 Pages Model T Ford Service Henry Ford’s Model T forever changed the world. The car made “for the great multitude” (as Ford put it) first debuted in 1908 and proved so affordable and so popular...

    $23.95 $18.95

  • Running Point Motorman Handbook

    8x10" 127 Pages Running Point Operating historic electric trolley cars in a modern urban environment can be a challenge. Safe operation requires proper training, both in the classroom and on city streets. Created by Old...

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  • Successful Motorman 1908

    8x10" 332 Pages In 1888, Frank J. Sprague built the first successful electric-powered trolley car system in Richmond, Virginia. A few years later he invented multiple-unit control, an innovation that allowed the...

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  • B&W

    27 Movies 545 Minutes A thrilling history of the nation's air arm, "The Air Force Story" chronicles the growth of the service from its humble beginnings, and contains rare combat footage from World War I and every major...

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  • The Battleship Navy

    12 Movies 94 Minutes Seapower shaped the destiny of the United States in the 20th Century. Admiral Dewey's triumph at Manila in 1898 heralded a new era for the U.S. Navy. By 1941, it was one of the most powerful on earth...

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  • B&W

    6 Movies 99 Minutes The Japanese sneak attack on Pearl Harbor destroyed the United States' vaunted battleship navy. Yet, the most powerful fleet the world had ever seen would rise from the ashes of December 7th. To man the...

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  • The Gasoline Automobile

    8x10" 236 Pages Henry Ford introduced his Model T in 1908, and changed the face of America. The arrival of the "Tin Lizzie" on city streets also signaled the beginning of the end for a debate that had raged since the...

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  • The New York City Subway

    8x10" 165 Pages On October 27, 1904, the Interborough Rapid Transit Company opened the first subway in New York City. Running between City Hall and 145th Street at Broadway, the line was greeted with enthusiasm and, in...

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  • Color & B&W

    6 Movies 120 Minutes Volume 1The Story of the Coast Guard is one of proud service in peace and at war. Featured on this DVD are six rare films dating as far back as 1935 showing great moments in the history of the 'First...

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  • B&W

    7 Movies 95 Minutes Volume 2 Featured on this DVD are six rare and historic films, showing the United State Coast Guard in action in the period before, and during World War II. They include two films from the 1930s: "Cadet...

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