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The Resource The Big Picture : Arms for Tomorrow, National Archives and Records Service

The Big Picture : Arms for Tomorrow, National Archives and Records Service

Label
The Big Picture : Arms for Tomorrow
Title
The Big Picture
Title remainder
Arms for Tomorrow
Statement of responsibility
National Archives and Records Service
Title variation
Arms for Tomorrow
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
This episode of the U.S. Army's The Big Picture television series is a look at America's firepower today, which meets the demands of our modern Army to defend our country swiftly and powerfully. Viewers of this National Archives and Records Administration video will see how this unique firepower is developed by the United States Army Ordnance Corps through its dynamic arsenal system. This arsenal system, known as the Ordnance-Science Industry team, works in conjunction with private engineering and research institutions, both education and industrial, to perform jobs that make it possible for lethal weapons to be designed, procured, supplied, and maintained the for the Army's combat units
Member of
Cataloging source
AzPhAEM
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
9 & up
Language note
Closed-captioned
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Films for the Humanities (Firm)
  • Films Media Group
  • National Archives and Records Service
Runtime
30
Series statement
U.S. Army's The Big Picture television series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • United States
  • History, Modern
  • World politics
  • Educational films
  • Video recordings
  • United States
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The Big Picture : Arms for Tomorrow, National Archives and Records Service
Link
http://catalog.forsythpl.org/polaris/custom/videoLogin.aspx?url=44981
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on October 13, 2011
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware
  • Part of the series The Big Picture
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Intro: The Big Picture: Arms for Tomorrow (1:29) -- Ordnance-Science Industry Team (1:20) -- Human Engineering Laboratories (1:13) -- Frankford Arsenal-Optical Research (1:43) -- Frankford Arsenal-Environmental Testing Center (2:17) -- Picatinny Arsenal-Honest John (3:09) -- Expansion of Available Technical Experts (2:36) -- Rigorous Analysis of Metals (2:03) -- Metallurgical Processes (1:55) -- Increasing the Strength of Metals (2:01) -- Arsenal Fabrication Shop (1:47) -- Land Locomotion Laboratory (2:04) -- Analysis of Motors (2:01) -- Testing Our Firepower (1:50) -- Credits: The Big Picture: Arms for Tomorrow (0:26)
Dimensions
  • other
  • unknown
Extent
1 streaming video file (30 min.)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films on Demand
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
44981
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
System control number
  • 100044981
  • (OCoLC)829299158
  • (FOD)100044981
System details
  • Mode of access: Internet
  • System requirements: FOD playback platform
Video recording format
other
Label
The Big Picture : Arms for Tomorrow, National Archives and Records Service
Link
http://catalog.forsythpl.org/polaris/custom/videoLogin.aspx?url=44981
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on October 13, 2011
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware
  • Part of the series The Big Picture
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Intro: The Big Picture: Arms for Tomorrow (1:29) -- Ordnance-Science Industry Team (1:20) -- Human Engineering Laboratories (1:13) -- Frankford Arsenal-Optical Research (1:43) -- Frankford Arsenal-Environmental Testing Center (2:17) -- Picatinny Arsenal-Honest John (3:09) -- Expansion of Available Technical Experts (2:36) -- Rigorous Analysis of Metals (2:03) -- Metallurgical Processes (1:55) -- Increasing the Strength of Metals (2:01) -- Arsenal Fabrication Shop (1:47) -- Land Locomotion Laboratory (2:04) -- Analysis of Motors (2:01) -- Testing Our Firepower (1:50) -- Credits: The Big Picture: Arms for Tomorrow (0:26)
Dimensions
  • other
  • unknown
Extent
1 streaming video file (30 min.)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films on Demand
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
44981
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
System control number
  • 100044981
  • (OCoLC)829299158
  • (FOD)100044981
System details
  • Mode of access: Internet
  • System requirements: FOD playback platform
Video recording format
other
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