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Rare Sportsfilms

Overview
Works: 71 works in 74 publications in 1 language and 81 library holdings
Genres: Sports films  Nonfiction films  History  Short films  Nonfiction television programs  Sports television programs  Televised baseball games  Interviews 
Classifications: GV878.4, 796.357646
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Rare Sportsfilms
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
1952 Cleveland Indians : plus 1950 Indians vs Senators( Visual )

in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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
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

Features highlights of the 1954 World Series and an interview with Larry Doby
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
We had 'em all the way : the story of the 1960 Pittsburgh Pirates' world championship season( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 2 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
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
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
1975 Daytona 500( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Footage of the 1975 Daytona 500, which was won by Benny Parsons
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
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
1953 Milwaukee Braves( Visual )

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

"The Milwaukee story is the first of ten yearly highlight films made by the Milwaukee Braves, 1953-1962. Beginning with the arrival of the team in Milwaukee by train, the downtown welcoming parade and the first game at new Milwaukee County Stadium, this film covers the season's highlights through closing day."--Www.raresportfilms.com
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
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
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
1951 Modified Sportsman Race : at Langhorne Speedway ; 1960 Modified Sportsman Race : at Daytona( Visual )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Features background information on racing drivers and venues, pre-race activities and footage for two modified sportsman races
1956-1959 Milwaukee Braves( Visual )

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

"Four vintage color films showing highlights of the Braves' four greatest seasons in Milwaukee."--Container
1958 Daytona Beach Race ; 1958 Southern 500 : at Darlington, S.C( Visual )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Features background information on stock car drivers and venues, pre-race activities and racing footage for two of the key stock car races in the 1958 season -- the Daytona Beach Race and the Southern 500
1962 Southern 500 at Darlington( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The first segment, 1962 Southern 500, is the original ABC Wide World of Sports broadcast of the race. The second segment, 1962 Southern 500, is the color highlight film of the race presented by Gould National and produced and directed by Lester Becker
1960 Milwaukee Braves : the best of baseball( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Highlights of the Braves 1960 season
 
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