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To the people of the United States

Alternate Title(s):
To the people, USA
Contributor(s):
Wanger, Walter, 1894-1968
Kirk, Norman T. (Norman Thomas), 1888-1960
Parran, Thomas, Jr., 1892-1968
Burney, Leroy E. (Leroy Edgar), 1906-1998
Hersholt, Jean, 1886-1956
Mitchum, Robert.
Publication:
[S.l. : s.n., 1944]
Language(s):
English
Format:
Moving image
Subject(s):
Syphilis
Abstract:
This film stresses the intensity of the problem of syphilis by numbers of cases and cost in dollars and heartache. Shown are the importance and relative ease of detection and cure, and a comparison to Denmark's syphilis program. Film also includes exterior shots of the Public Health Service building in Washington, D.C.; Oregon State Hospital; Arizona Hospital for Mental Diseases; and the National Soldiers Home. In addition, it shows the following scenes: the Flying Fortress taking off; children playing; women working at machines in a factory; people bowling, diving into a pool, playing tennis, plowing fields, harvesting crops, Girl Scouts marching, and babies in an infant nursery in an army hospital.
Rights:
The National Library of Medicine believes this item to be in the public domain.
Extent:
021 min.
Color:
Black and white
Sound:
Sound
Cast:
Jean Hersholt, Robert Mitchum, Noel Berry, Jr.
Credits:
Norman T. Kirk, Thomas Parran ; script by Edmund L. Hartmann ; technical adviser, L.E. Burney ; direction by Arthur Lubin ; art direction by Alexander Golitzen ; photography by Milton Krasner.
Provenance:
Received: (date unknown) as a donation from the Veterans Administration.
Technique:
Live action
NLM Unique ID:
8700222A (See catalog record)
Alternate Title(s):
To the people, USA
Contributor(s):
Wanger, Walter, 1894-1968
Kirk, Norman T. (Norman Thomas), 1888-1960
Parran, Thomas, Jr., 1892-1968
Burney, Leroy E. (Leroy Edgar), 1906-1998
Hersholt, Jean, 1886-1956
Mitchum, Robert.
Publication:
[S.l. : s.n., 1944]
Language(s):
English
Format:
Moving image
Subject(s):
Syphilis
Abstract:
This film stresses the intensity of the problem of syphilis by numbers of cases and cost in dollars and heartache. Shown are the importance and relative ease of detection and cure, and a comparison to Denmark's syphilis program. Film also includes exterior shots of the Public Health Service building in Washington, D.C.; Oregon State Hospital; Arizona Hospital for Mental Diseases; and the National Soldiers Home. In addition, it shows the following scenes: the Flying Fortress taking off; children playing; women working at machines in a factory; people bowling, diving into a pool, playing tennis, plowing fields, harvesting crops, Girl Scouts marching, and babies in an infant nursery in an army hospital.
Rights:
The National Library of Medicine believes this item to be in the public domain.
Extent:
021 min.
Color:
Black and white
Sound:
Sound
Cast:
Jean Hersholt, Robert Mitchum, Noel Berry, Jr.
Credits:
Norman T. Kirk, Thomas Parran ; script by Edmund L. Hartmann ; technical adviser, L.E. Burney ; direction by Arthur Lubin ; art direction by Alexander Golitzen ; photography by Milton Krasner.
Provenance:
Received: (date unknown) as a donation from the Veterans Administration.
Technique:
Live action
NLM Unique ID:
8700222A (See catalog record)