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Film, Video For Health and Happiness

About this Item


  • For Health and Happiness


  • United States Department of Agriculture
  • Cornell University
  • Monsch, Helen

Created / Published

  • 1941


  • -  Educational films


  • Educational films


  • -  Summary: "U.S. Department of Agriculture short re the proper way to nourish children, from infants to teenagers--excellent shots of naked babies--good montage of healthy foods: milk, meat ... vegetables (potatoes, carrots, string beans), oatmeal, orange is juiced--excellent color (1941)"--Summary from the J. Fred MacDonald and Associates film inventory.
  • -  Credits: Narrator: Helen Monsch.


  • Film, Video

Call Number/Physical Location

  • Mavis identifier: 1840194

Source Collection

  • Macdonald (J. Fred And Leslie W.) Collection


  • Motion Picture, Broadcasting And Recorded Sound Division

Online Format

  • image
  • video

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Chicago citation style:

United States Department Of Agriculture, Cornell University, and Helen Monsch. For Health and Happiness. 1941. Video.

APA citation style:

United States Department Of Agriculture, Cornell University & Monsch, H. (1941) For Health and Happiness. [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress,

MLA citation style:

United States Department Of Agriculture, Cornell University, and Helen Monsch. For Health and Happiness. 1941. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <>.