Right of way / the United States Government presents ; produced by the Office of War Information, Bureau of Motion Pictures.
- Main contributor
Eastman, Joseph B. (Joseph Bartlett), 1882-1944
Follows a troop train, a freight train, and a truck rushing to deliver men and supplies to a ship convoy in 1943. Explains the reasons for transportation delays and the shortage of goods in wartime. This film was intended to promote understanding and support of the war effort despite inconveniences on the home front.
Eastman, Joseph B. (Joseph Bartlett), 1882-1944; United States. Office of War Information. Domestic Branch. Bureau of Motion Pictures; Indiana University, Bloomington. Audio-Visual Center
Office of War Information
Propaganda films.; Sponsored films.; Nonfiction films.; Short films.
World War, 1939-1945; Transportation; Equipment and supplies; Transportation, Military; Travel delays
- Time period
1939 - 1945
- Physical Description
1 film reel (8 min.) : sound, black and white ; 16 mm
DVD copy available.
Featuring, Joseph B. Eastman, Director, Office of Defense Transportation.
Statement of Responsibility
the United States Government presents ; produced by the Office of War Information, Bureau of Motion Pictures.
- Other Identifiers
Catalog Key: 7818278; OCLC: ocm20571736; OCLC: 20571736
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