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Title Work

Title No: 5558

Title: Railroad builders

Medium: Moving Image

Original Medium: Film

Date: 1963 (Release)

Original Summary:
"Uses live-action photography, illustrations, and art work of the period to present a dramatic account of the building of the first continental railroad and explains how the railroad builders contributed to the westward expansion of the United States. Reviews the problems and delays attending the building of the railroad." - Summary from Worldcat.

Countries of Origin: U.S.A.

Duration: 14 min 

Genres: Documentary; Educational

Subjects: West (U.S.)--Discovery and exploration; Railroads--United States; Pacific railroads--History; Railroads--West (U.S.)--History

Name As Subjects: Union Pacific Railroad Company; Central Pacific Railroad Company

CoordinatorCaughey, John Walton
Distribution CompanyEncyclopaedia Britannica Educational Corporation
Distribution CompanyEncyclopaedia Britannica Educational Corporation
Source of MaterialSt. Louis Public Schools (Saint Louis, Mo.)

Items x4

5558-1Safety Film : Viewing print 
5558-2Safety Film : Viewing print 
5558-3Safety Film : Viewing print 
5558-4Safety Film : Viewing print 

Contained By x1

Title NoTitle
4819St. Louis Public Schools educational film library