[How glass is made] [videorecording] / Ford Motor Company.

Title: 
[How glass is made] [videorecording] / Ford Motor Company.
Published In: 
[Glass films from the Ford Collection at The National Archives] [Dearborn, MI : Ford Motor Company, ca. 1918-1930] fourth segment of compilation tape.
Publisher: 
[Dearborn, MI : Ford Motor Company, 1927]
Description: 
1 videocassette ( min.) : si., b&w ; 3/4 in.
1 videocassette (? min.) : si., b&w ; 1/2 in.
1 videodisc ( min.) : si., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Other Authors: 
Ford Motor Company.
Format of Material: 
Video
Bib ID: 
59713
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Location: 
Audio/Video Collection
Call Number: 
Glass films from the Ford Collection at The National Archives
Holdings Note: 
VHS
Location: 
Audio/Video Collection
Call Number: 
Glass films from the Ford Collection at The National Archives
Holdings Note: 
DVD Digitized Preservation Copy
Variant Title: 
[How glass is made - includes view of river and plant]
Notes: 
Originally produced on 35mm motion picture film. The original film is part of the Ford Collection owned by the National Archives, College Park, MD, Control Number NWDM(m)-200-FC-1914.
For study purposes only.
Summary: Large circular table covered with plaster of paris, water thrown over it, large sheet of glass being slid onto table -- workers dancing on glass on table to imbed it into plaster of paris -- circular table on tracks rolling under polishers, workers lowering door -- polisher in operation -- plant, 'Ford' water tower, large steam shovel, piles of sand, steam shovel fillling railroad gondolas with sand -- large sheet of glass being carried vertically by overhead crane, being set against frame, frame lowering to horizontal position, glass being slid onto circular polishing table covered with wet plaster of paris -- sheet of glass being carried by overhead crane, being placed on frame, frame lowering -- aerial view of river, plant -- workers forming base of large clay pot, smoothing it out.
VHS.
Betacam SP.
DVD.
See "How Glass Is Made," National Archives Control Number NWDM(m)-200-FC-1947, for related captions.
This segment is part of the set of short films shelved as [Glass films from the Ford Collection...] (Bib no. 59489) It was cataloged separately to provide more detailed information.