Log In Login/Register | Help Help

5 Vintage Morrison Knudsen Railroad Construction Films 6-DVD Set 3 of 5 (1)

5 Vintage Morrison Knudsen Railroad Construction Films 6-DVD Set Pentrex MK6-DVD 634972958870
Click to enlarge
Note: Cover image may differ from actual product

MK designed and constructed major infrastructure throughout the world and was one of the consortium of firms that built Hoover Dam, the NASA Vehicle Assembly Building, the Trans-Alaska Pipeline, and many other large projects of American infrastructure. The projects MK did for the railroad industry are no less amazing... miles of bridges, causeways, railroads through the jungle, and more. Here are 5 of those projects, put on film by MK itself at the time they were built. In color. From the original film.

See the building of railroads in the 1940s through 1960s, throughout the American West and Brazil. Featuring:

* Mariners in Hard Hats (Southern Pacific)
* Jungle Railroad (The Vitoria-Minasa Railroad, Brazil)
* Best of the West (Union Pacific)
* Better Way for the Santa Fe
* Railroading with the Rio Grande AND
* BONUS: Those Great Railroad Commercials

You get a total of 6 DVDs!

2 Hours, 50 Minutes - Beautiful Color with Sound and Narration

TVD Price:$ 14.95
List Price:$ 29.95
Live Stock Status: IN STOCK!
Ships Today! if ordered now. (PST)
When will I receive it?

Free Shipping on this item!

Award Value: 74 Points Earn points for free DVDsEarn points for free DVDs. Signup free.

Runtime:2 Hours, 50 Mins
Aspect Ratio:Full Screen
DVD UPC:634972958870
Shrink Wrapped?:Yes
Disc Type:DVD
Region Code:0 Worldwide NTSC

(Etna ME US) on .

People who found this review helpful: 1

We have verified that this reviewer has purchased this item from Train Video Depot because this reviewer is a member of our loyalty program and was signed in when they purchased the item and when they left the review.

  •  3 of 5

honestly I was surprised by this, while there is quality issue compared to newer videos there was a lot of pretty interesting info here.
the santa fe and rio grande videos really interested me.

Additional remarks by dmacleo:
Narration: Just enough.
Would kids enjoy this? I doubt it.
Image quality: A little rough around the edges.
DVD Value:: Fair.
Recommend to others? Yes.

Respond to this review

Did you find this review useful?