Film, Video The arm behind the Army

About this Item

Title

  • The arm behind the Army

Summary

  • Contrasts America's free industrial labor force with the subjugation of laborers in countries overtaken by Axis powers. Stresses the fact that World War II is the war of industry and labor.

Names

  • United States. War Department
  • U.S. Government Films Collection (Library of Congress)

Created / Published

  • United States : [U.S. War Department], 1943.

Headings

  • -  Labor
  • -  Working class
  • -  World War, 1939-1945--Manpower

Genre

  • Propaganda films
  • Nonfiction films

Notes

  • -  Copyright: no reg.
  • -  Summary taken from old LC catalog card, 75-701517.
  • -  Official war film, no. 25-599.
  • -  Army war film, no. 1.
  • -  Source used: M/B/RS preliminary shelflist card; Collections: U.S. Government file.
  • -  non-viewing print; Received: ca. 6/27/1946 transfer; U.S. Government Films Collection.
  • -  viewing copy and master; Received: 9/27/2000 from LC video lab; preservation, LWO-36854; U.S. Government Films Collection.

Medium

  • viewing copy 1 videocassette of 1 (Digital Betacam) (ca. 10 min.) : sd., b&w ; 1/2 in.
  • master 1 videocassette of 1 (Betacam SP) (ca. 10 min.) : sd., b&w ; 1/2 in.
  • non-viewing print 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 10 min., 360 ft.) : sd., b&w ; 16 mm.
  • 1 video file (digital, MPEG-4) (ca. 10 min.) : sd., b&w.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • VAI 1098 (viewing copy)
  • VXB 8818 (master)
  • FAA 0008 (non-viewing print)

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 2001642592

Online Format

  • image
  • video

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Chicago citation style:

United States War Department, and U.S. Government Films Collection. The arm behind the Army. [United States: U.S. War Department, 1943] Video. https://www.loc.gov/item/2001642592/.

APA citation style:

United States War Department & U.S. Government Films Collection. (1943) The arm behind the Army. [United States: U.S. War Department] [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2001642592/.

MLA citation style:

United States War Department, and U.S. Government Films Collection. The arm behind the Army. [United States: U.S. War Department, 1943] Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2001642592/>.