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Prelinger Archives – “The Dynamic American City Part 1 (1956)”

The Dynamic American City Part 1 (1956)

“Film promoting urban renewal as a means of stimulating business activity in American cities. The Dynamic American City illustrates the stages of the redevelopment process, from the demolition of decaying neighborhoods to their revival. In contrasting the old with the new, the film argues for the aggressive replacement of aging structures.

Sponsor: Chamber of Commerce of the United States. Producer: Frederic J. Baskaw. Resources: Copyright not registered. Holdings: LC/Prelinger.”

Source: Prelinger Archives

Description Source: The National Film Preservation Foundation

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