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Time / produced by Indiana University Audio-Visual Center.
Date
1959
Main contributor
Indiana University. Audio-Visual Center
Summary
Presents methods of determining and keeping time and the uses of time. Traces the development, adoption, and designation of time zones and demonstrates the need for an International Date Line. Contrasts the use of Daylight Savings Time and Standard Time in the winter and summer. Portrays the role of the U.S. Naval Observatory in determining the time of day and the role of the National Bureau of Standards stations WWV and WWVH in disseminating time signals. Presents specialized uses of time in determining rate and frequency.
Contributor
Indiana University. Audio-Visual Center
Publisher
Indiana University Audio-Visual Center
Genres
Educational films.; Nonfiction films.; Short films.
Subjects
Time; Systems and standards
Collection
IUL Moving Image Archive
Unit
IUL Moving Image Archive
Language
English
Physical Description
1 film reel (17 min.) : sound, black and white ; 16 mm
Notes

Also issued in color.

Creation/Production Credits

Director, writer, and editor, Merlyn Herrick ; educational authors, James Cuffey, Frank K. Edmondson, John B. Irwin, Marshal H. Wrubel.

Statement of Responsibility

produced by Indiana University Audio-Visual Center.

Other Identifiers
Catalog Key: 7827025; OCLC: ocn919093985; OCLC: 919093985