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VPI films A history : part 2

When the university started making films for things other than special events like McCormick Day, the film unit was located in the Media Building. This was in the 1950s. There was no film collection to speak of but I assume that all films were kept the… Continue reading

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VPI films A history : part 2

When the university started making films for things other than special events like McCormick Day, the film unit was located in the Media Building. This was in the 1950s. There was no film collection to speak of but I assume that all films were kept the… Continue reading

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Moulder of Men

Moulder of Men, 12m, color, sound, 196-

A VPI film.

Catalog description:

"The story of the VPI&SU Corps of Cadets. Development of a cadet from a freshman to senior company captain and winner of the Beverly Parrish Award for the best all around company"

This film is narrated by Bob Jackson, the captain of the winning company. The first time I watched this I assumed that Bob Jackson was a real Continue reading

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Moulder of Men

Moulder of Men, 12m, color, sound, 196-

A VPI film.

Catalog description:

"The story of the VPI&SU Corps of Cadets. Development of a cadet from a freshman to senior company captain and winner of the Beverly Parrish Award for the best all around company"

This film is narrated by Bob Jackson, the captain of the winning company. The first time I watched this I assumed that Bob Jackson was a real Continue reading

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Infant Giant

Infant giant, 28m, snd, col, 1958

A VPI film.

This film is in great condition. Despite being from the 50s there is no vinegar smell and the color is stable. There were no splices.

Nuclear energy still seems like magic to me today and I have the … Continue reading

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Infant Giant

Infant giant, 28m, snd, col, 1958

A VPI film.

This film is in great condition. Despite being from the 50s there is no vinegar smell and the color is stable. There were no splices.

Nuclear energy still seems like magic to me today and I have the … Continue reading

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