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Rare Sportsfilms

Overview
Works: 66 works in 76 publications in 1 language and 85 library holdings
Genres: Sports films  Nonfiction films  History  Short films  Televised baseball games  Nonfiction television programs  Interviews  Sports television programs 
Classifications: GV875.M5, 796.35764
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Rare Sportsfilms
1952 Cleveland Indians : plus 1950 Indians vs Senators( Visual )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1957 World Series : Milwaukee Braves vs. New York Yankees( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Highlights of all seven games of the 1957 World Series including preview of both the New York Yankees and Milwaukee Braves plus partial NBC broadcast of Game 6 at Yankee Stadium with some original TV commercials
1913-1938( Visual )

2 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This DVD will take you back in time to once again see the baseball heroes of generations ago playing in the great old ballparks and on the teams that made them famous! Also included are almost forgotten players who reached the major leagues for only a few games, then faded into obscurity"--Container
We had 'em all the way : the story of the 1960 Pittsburgh Pirates' world championship season( Visual )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the 1960 Pittsburgh Pirates baseball team and their successfull 1960 season capped off by winning the World Series for that year
1959 Milwaukee Braves : the fighting Braves of '59( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The fighting Braves of '59, the Braves are shown clinching a tie on the last day of the season vs. the Phils at Milwaukee. Highlights of the post-season series vs. the Dodgers are shown, both at County Stadium and in L.A. then the film digresses back to spring training and the search for a second baseman (Schoendienst is out for the season with TB), the season opener at Forbes Field (Eddie Mathew's home run is the first of 46, as he is beginning his greatest season), and another trip to Seals Stadium during the pennant stretch run (nice shots of young N.L. Rookie-of-the-year Willie McCovery! "--Www.raresportfilms.com
1948 World Series : Cleveland Indians vs. Boston Braves( Visual )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Highlights of the 1948 World Series. Includes interviews with Bob Feller and Jim Hegan by Marty Glickman and Johnny Sain by Tony Kubek
1961 Milwaukee Braves : big moments with the Braves( Visual )

2 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Highlights of the Braves 1961 season
1957 Milwaukee Braves : hail to the Braves( Visual )

2 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Highlights of the Braves World Championship 1957 season
1951 NFL championship game : Los Angeles Rams vs Cleveland Browns( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains almost every play of the 1951 NFL championship game between the Los Angeles Rams and Cleveland Browns played Dec. 23 at the Coliseum in Los Angeles
1960 Milwaukee Braves : the best of baseball( Visual )

2 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Highlights of the Braves 1960 season
1945 World Series : Detroit Tigers vs. Chicago Cubs( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Highlights of the 1945 World Series preceded by a look at the Cubs' spring training leading off the 1939 season
1953 Milwaukee Braves( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Meet your Braves, shows the Boston Braves in 1953 Spring Training at Bradenton Florida before the move to Milwaukee was announced. The B & W film was used as a pre-season promotional tool to introduce Milwakee fans to their new ball club, once the franchise transfer to Milwaukee became a reality!"--Www.raresportfilms.com
1966 and 1971 Chicago Cubs( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1954 World Series : New York Giants vs. Cleveland Indians( Visual )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Highlights of the 1954 World Series baseball game
1969 San Francisco Giants : your Giants( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Promotional film of the Giants' 1969 season, in which they finished in second place in the National League West Division and Willie Mays hit his 600th home run
1956 World Series : Larsen's perfect game( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Original TV broadcast of game 5 at Yankee Stadium, October 8, 1956. Includes original commercials and complete post-game. Also included is the radio play-by-play game broadcast and a bonus interview with Rare Sportsfilms owner, Doak Ewing, the discover of this rare original kinescope
The Novi at Indianapolis( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Both films cover the 1964 and 1965 Indianapolis 500s from the perspective of the STP Granatelli Novi team, with drivers Bobby Unser, Jim McElreath and Art Malone. Also included is the story of fan favorite Jim Hurtubise's terrible 1964 accident at Milwaukee where he was severely burned and his recovery to race again at the 500
1954 Milwaukee Braves highlights( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Highlights of the Braves 1954 season
1973 at Indianapolis : Fire and rain( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

"Fire and rain" shows in graphic detail the race from the perspective of the Granatelli STP sponsored Pat Patrick team of Swede Savage, Gordon Johncock and Graham McRae and includes coverage of the Art Pollard wreck, the Salt Walther accident, the Savage crash, the loss of their crewman Armando Teran on pit road, and finally the eventual victory of their driver Gordon Johncock
1967, the year of change( Visual )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This promotional film features pitcher Tom Seaver, rookie of the year despite the Mets overall record, and records the earliest footage of Nolan Ryan in spring training 1968. It also presents the formation of the Mets team that would win a World Series two years later. The 1967 Mets finished with a 61-101 record, good for tenth place in the National League
 
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