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W.A. Palmer Films

Overview
Works: 16 works in 19 publications in 1 language and 21 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biography 
Classifications: QE22, 551.4
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Most widely held works by W.A. Palmer Films
John Wesley Powell, canyon geologist ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes the survey trip of Major John Wesley Powell through the Grand Canyon in 1869, and explains the geologic features of the canyon
Language in action ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1956 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses communication as man's primary means of survival. Explains the stages of organization through which human society has evolved, and stresses the organization of society around a physical meeting place, verbal symbols, shared perceptions, and intercultural communications. Features Dr. S.I. Hayakawa of San Francisco State College
Across the cordillera genesis of a geosyncline ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Presents a synopsis of six hundred million years in North American geology with an emphasis on the Basin range of the Great Basin region
Hiya, kids!!: a 50's Saturday morning ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
A segment from the sci-fi educational television series which came to us "from a remote, uncharted region of a planet called Earth." The series received much praise for its outstainding educational value, introducing and explaining concepts and applications of scientific principles. Roy Steffens, who created and wrote the show portrayed the title role of Captain Z-Ro
Not all parents are straight ( Visual )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Interviews with gay parents and their children about their lives together and relationships with each other as well as the challenges presented by society
Man in the sea the story of Sealab II ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
How men lived and worked under the sea during the Sealab II project
The beautiful New Yorker ( Visual )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Three drivers park their cars and enter an house in the American suburbs. An Uncle Sam figure intercepts them within the house and proceeds to gamble with them. Meanwhile, a narrator describes the role of the automobile in defining the American public and the suburbs as well as overarching themes of capitalism and democracy
Comeback tracks: community resources in rehabilitation ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Explores some of the problems of and solutions to disabilities such as paraplegia, blindness, and handicaps of children. Using individual cases, this film demonstrates the benefits of a good community rehabilitation program
The day Manolete was killed by Barnaby Conrad ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1956 and 1957 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Summary: Manolete, the world's greatest matador, had already decided to retire when he was prevailed upon to have one last season. At the age of 30 he was challenged by the brilliant young contender, Luis Miguel Dominguin. Though he was past his prime he accepted and on the 28th of August, 1947, in the town of Linares, he was killed by his second bull of the day as he killed it. This film, made up from still photographs, tells the story of that fateful day. Barnaby Conrad, the co-director and narrator, is a renowned author and authority on bull-fighting. Awards: International Film Festivals, Tours and Oberhausen
1961 report to employees. Bay area Pacific Telephone ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1961 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
A group of executives of the Bay area Pacific Telephone company sit at a table facing the camera and discuss the growth and development of the company for the past year
Chalutz ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Documents mobile dental clinic activities in Israel administered by American dental students and faculty to serve the dental needs of Arab and Jewish children
Good and evil ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1954 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dr. Mortimer Adler describes various concepts of good, and discusses good in relation to happiness. Distinguishes between "real" good and "apparent" good, and points out that good and evil and right and wrong are not necessarily synonymous
Work & play ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explores how attitudes can change our views of work and life
Beauty ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1954 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dr. Mortimer Adler defines beauty as a product of both truth and goodness, and discusses whether or not beauty exists within an object itself. Describes the composition of beauty, and explains how people can learn to appreciate it
Nursing, the junior college doorway ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1960 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follows a young girl through a two-year associate degree nursing program in a junior college
Passcreek ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1960 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tells the effect of careless logging on small streams such as passcreek, a tributary of the Umpqua river in Oregon, a spawning ground of the Steel head trout. The effect could be the death of the river through the destruction of its small stream tributaries
 
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Alternative Names
Palmer Films
Palmer (W. A.) Films
Languages
English (19)