HENRY FORD ARRIVES AT THE WHITE HOUSE - 1930S Henry Ford arrives at the White House and is escorted by his bodyguards through a guantlet of reporters and media hounds flashing pictures and asking questions. Mr.Ford created controversy with his 40 hour work week, higher wages to workers and a refusal to allow labor unions in his plants.
JOHN D. ROCKEFELLER ENJOYS ALONE TIME A snappily dressed John D. Rockefeller strolls along a path in a lush park enjoying the solitude before stopping at a park bench surrounded by carved statues and columns. Mr. Rockefeller founded the Standard Oil Company and supported many causes for education and public health.
WALLSTREET SKYLINE - 1930S The skyline of 1930s Wall Street is lined with skyscrapers. Wall Street is the historical heart of the Financial District in New York City and was the first permanent home of the New York Stock Exchange.
DETROIT POLICE HELICOPTERS AUCTIONED OFF - 2006 The police force in Detroit auction off their police helicopters stating they no longer have the money to run their aviation branch. Buyers examine the choppers and make bids which eventually net the force $2.2 million in profits.
Date: March 8, 2006 - COLOR Source: Video: DV Length: 00:00:23:00, No Audio
MINTING SILVERLESS QUARTERS - 1965 Newly minted quarters pour out of a minting machine. A Federal Mint official shows off the new silverless quarter dollar, and explains that "billions" of the coins will be minted.
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