5 people dead and 20 hurt in head on crash of passenger trains. Wrecked train cars seen after two Central of Georgia passenger trains ran into each other near a swampland curve of Ogeechee, Georgia. The accident killed five crew members due to explosion of boilers and twenty others were hurt. Rail cars and twisted metal seen at the site of the collision. Executive cars seen on their sides, one with a large hole in the rear side. A Central of Georgia crane loads train wreckage into a waiting Central of Georgia open railroad car.
United States troops advance on the island of New Georgia in the Solomon Islands during World War II. The troops land on a small channel island between Rendova and Munda Point in New Georgia. An animated map highlights Munda Point location to be attacked by the U.S. forces. The map depicts landing of the U.S. forces on Zanana from Rendova. The troops advance on the island. U.S. Army Air Forces fighter aircraft take off to cover U.S. amphibious forces underway to New Georgia from Gudalcanal. The aircraft in flight over water. A submerged U.S. ship after being hit. U.S. reinforcements and equipment continues to arrive in New Georgia. A map depicts the invasion of Enogai Inlet by the U.S. forces and advance through Zanana. A bulldozer levels a muddy land in a jungle. A U.S. Army jeep drives along a muddy road in the jungle. Transport aircraft of U.S. Troop Carrier Command in the sky. The aircraft drop parachute supplies for the troops.
Views of The Great Atlantic Hurricane lashing at northeast United States areas (after having already hit the North Carolina Outer Banks), and views of the aftermath and early cleanup following the storm. Regions shown include Atlantic City, Long Island (where it came ashore as a category 3 hurricane on September 15, 1944), New York City suburbs, and parts of New England. High surf flooding boardwalks and coastal cities. Trees bent over and snapped in high winds. People walking with difficulty in the high winds. Streets of towns submerged in water. Coastal docks destroyed and large boats scattered high onto shore areas. Trees, poles, and wires downed over roads and homes. Entire homes moved off of their foundations and placed down the street. The "Great Atlantic Hurricane" was the first example of a named hurricane by the Miami Hurricane Warning Office, which later became the National Hurricane Center. The name was meant to reflect the hurricane's size and intensity.
An organized effort for development of a better community in rural Georgia, United States. A family sits around a table and plans about food supply for better nutrition. Community meetings are held in rural Georgia for better development. A girl demonstrates cooking in a meeting. Other members of the community are seated. Improvement of home gardens in Georgia. A man waters the plants. Jars arranged on the shelves of a kitchen. A man keeps vegetables in a home freezer. A community meeting being held. A man demonstrates latest developments. A woman works in a kitchen. Children enjoy on swings. A boy picks letters from the post box at his home. Families stand in a group. A family sits on a sofa.
An awareness film about Syphilis by United States Public Health Service, United States. Film titled 'Three countries against Syphilis'. Map of Georgia. Waves hit sea shore at islands of Georgia. Sea shore of Brunswick. Women work in an industry. Men work in industries of Brunswick. Man injects a person and takes a blood sample. Doctor takes sample at a modern clinic. Nurses work in a clinic. Doctor and nurses in the clinic. Men work at rural areas. Blood test at school health program. Children come out of school. Clinic for poor patients. Men work at timber saw machine. Mobile clinic on roads in woods. Map shows Georgia, McIntosh, Glynn and Camden, areas covered by mobile clinics. Women walk towards a mobile clinic for an examination. Men loaded on an ox cart. Old man walks towards the clinic. School bus brings patients. The medical vans consist of electric sterilizers, refrigerators, fans and lights. A nurse immunizes a negro boy against Typhoid. A nurse takes blood samples for laboratory tests. A doctor examines a male patient.
An organized effort for development of a better community in rural Georgia, United States. A woman works in a garden. A house in the background. A boy plays with pups. A girl in the garden. A family sits in the garden. A sign reads 'Atlanta, Chamber of Conference'. Men in a meeting. A document reads 'Farmer's Club'. They discuss about development of better community. A sign outside a building. The sign reads 'Chamber of Conference'. Traffic on a street. A newspaper headline reads 'The Atlanta Georgia'. A geographical map traces the communities in Georgia. People sit around a table. Community meetings take place. Men and women tend to gardens. School buildings are maintained. Women cook in kitchen. Children eat in a school mess. Hot lunch programs being instituted in the school. School children in a library. Medical check up and immunization of children. Signs of different communities.