Top of page

Film, Video In the suburbs

digital viewing copy

About this Item


  • In the suburbs


  • Shows typical facets of the family life of young couples living in the suburbs. Points out how Redbook magazine, aimed exclusively at young adults, is of value to them.


  • Arcamone, Carlo
  • Ward, Tracy (Film producer)
  • Spielvogel, Bert
  • On Film, Inc
  • Redbook Magazine (Firm)
  • Copyright Collection (Library of Congress)

Created / Published

  • United States : [Redbook Magazine], c1957.


  • -  Suburban life--United States
  • -  Young families--United States


  • Promotional films
  • Short films
  • Nonfiction films


  • -  LP10279 U.S. Copyright Office
  • -  Copyright: Redbook Magazine, McCall Corp.; 29Nov57; LP10279.
  • -  Designed by Jean Sharpe, Carlo Arcamone, Joseph Cole, Tracy Ward, Bert Spielvogel, Herbert Hagens.
  • -  According to Prelinger, this film was directed by Tracy Ward and camera by Bert Spielvogel. Credits could not be confirmed in other secondary sources.
  • -  Summary from MBRS Film and Television catalog card.
  • -  Source used: Prelinger, R. The field guide to sponsored films, 2006, p. 47.


  • 1 video file (digital) (ca. 20 min.) : sd., col. and b&w.

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 2019600440

Online Format

  • image
  • video

Additional Metadata Formats

Rights & Access

The Library of Congress is not aware of any U.S. copyright or other restrictions in the vast majority of motion pictures in these collections. Absent any such restrictions, these materials are free to use and reuse.

In rare cases, copyrighted motion pictures are made available by special permission to the Library and may be used only for educational purposes. For example, the Gershwin home movies fall within this category. Rights assessment is your responsibility. No registration information exists for some titles, and reproduction of some titles may be restricted by privacy rights, publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. Additionally, some works may still be protected by copyright in the United States or some foreign countries. The written permission of the copyright owners in materials not in the public domain is required for distribution, reproduction, or other use of protected items beyond that allowed by fair use or other statutory exemptions.

Whenever possible, we provide information that we have about copyright owners and related matters in the catalog records, finding aids and other texts that accompany collections. You should consult the catalog information that accompanies each item for specific information. This catalog data provides the details known to the Library of Congress regarding the corresponding item and may assist you in making independent assessments of the legal status of these items for their desired uses. You should also consult restrictions associated with donations to the Library.

Credit Line: Library of Congress, Motion Picture, Broadcasting, and Recorded Sound Division.

More about Copyright and other Restrictions.

For guidance about compiling full citations consult Citing Primary Sources.

Cite This Item

Citations are generated automatically from bibliographic data as a convenience, and may not be complete or accurate.

Chicago citation style:

Arcamone, Carlo, Tracy Ward, Bert Spielvogel, Inc On Film, Redbook Magazine, and Copyright Collection. In the Suburbs. [United States: Redbook Magazine, 1957] Video.

APA citation style:

Arcamone, C., Ward, T., Spielvogel, B., On Film, I., Redbook Magazine & Copyright Collection. (1957) In the Suburbs. [United States: Redbook Magazine] [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress,

MLA citation style:

Arcamone, Carlo, et al. In the Suburbs. [United States: Redbook Magazine, 1957] Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <>.