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Roadway Construction in America The American highway system is what built America and this collection of five films explores the men and equipment that went into designing and building our interstate systems. Enjoy the adventures of the big construction rigs as they mold the land into man-made structures to connect the vast areas of America. Here is a brief of each film included in this collection: Alaska Highway - Published in the 1940's, this film follows the creation of Alaskan highway system and its connection to Canada. It is a fascinating exposition of man vs nature as they tackle the rough job of working in Alaska's harsh conditions to build a safe and modern highway system. This film has a runtime of approximately 35 minutes. Builders of the Broad Highway - Published in the early 1960s, this film explores all the steps that go into building a roadway, fron engineering to the actual construction activities. This film has a runtime of approximately 21 minutes. Building a Highway - Published in 1937, this film explores early highway construction techniques. It is filled with shots of great vintage earth moving equipment used to build the highways - from bulldozers to pavers to scrapers to rollers and much more. It is a great vintage work. This film has a runtime of approximately 10 minutes. Conquering Roads - Published in 1937, this film explores the engineering aspects of road building. It explores how roadways are designed for all sorts of conditions and situations that sometimes make our roadways look like complex puzzles. This film has a runtime of approximately 9 minutes. The American Road - Published in 1953, this film shows the development of the transportation system in the United States during the first half of the 20th century. There is strong emphasis on the growth of the automotive industry and the roads and highways that were developed because of it. There are many great clips of Model T fords and other Ford models throughout the film. This film has a runtime of approximately 38 minutes. This DVD has a runtime of approximately 1 hour 55 minutes. Here are some sample images from the DVD Please visit Our About Me Page to Learn More about Us! This product is a DVD. It is region so it can play on DVD players anywhere in the world. All our DVDs are professionally produced and packaged in DVD cases. This allows you to easily store them with your DVD collection. Our DVDs are designed to play on all home DVD players and all computer DVD players. They are region free, NTSC productions. Please be aware that in many instances, the master films of these old films are not of the same quality as a modern mega-million dollar production and from time to time, you may notice small quality imperfections that you would not see in a modern production. View Our Other Products: To view a listing of all our hundreds of products currently available, click the link below: View All Products<-- (Note: This will open a browser window. ) and Handling: We offer a variety of options via USPS. All options/shipping fees for your country are detailed in the listing tab or when you check out. We ship in the United States and many international locations. A special note to our international customers: We only charge costs on our items (and fees from the US are regrettably really that expensive.) We do not collect customs or any other country specific duties. Any such fees owed are your responsibility when the item arrives at your location. is generally completed within one business day of purchase. Payment options: Our payment processor is PayPal Guarantee : All items are covered by a 30 day money back guarantee. Only the purchase price is refunded. is not refunded. Item must be sent back at buyer's expense and buyer must include the auction ID and method of payment with the item to receive a refund. xygooberpie123 Feedback: We give positive feedback to all our paying customers at the time your product is shipped. To purchase your DVD for immediate delivery, just click on the Buy It Now button at the bottom of the page. Product and Product Advertisement Copyright THA Media LLC - All Rights Reserved

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Road Construction Earth Moving Bulldozer American Highway Building Films - C717

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