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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
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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

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DVD Item#:MK6-DVD
Runtime:2 Hours, 50 Mins
Producer:Pentrex
Aspect Ratio:Full Screen
DVD UPC:634972958870
Shrink Wrapped?:Yes
Disc Type:DVD
Region Code:0 Worldwide NTSC

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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.

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