Public Research Center - Online Videos

Karen DeCrow Interview

Hon. Stewart F. Hancock, Jr. Interview

No Place Like Home: The Refugee Experience

A Trip to the Northern Route Station (no audio)
A film created to build community support for a northern rail station in Syracuse. This film includes footage of routes to the northern station from various locations around the city of Syracuse.
Dewitt Rail Yards (no audio)
A video view of the Dewitt Rail yards in the mid-1930s.
Franklin Automobiles
A film showing Franklin autos being driven around the Syracuse and Central New York area -- from the 1920s.
Syracuse China (formerly Syracuse Pottery) Process for Creating Molds (no audio)
The process at Syracuse Pottery for creating clay molds.
Syracuse Hails Rail Progress
Syracuse celebrates the end of train traffic in downtown Syracuse.
Syracuse Marks Centennial Year (no audio)
This video documents some of the proceedings and parade that marked the centennial year.
Syracuse Rail Scenes (no audio)
Railroad scenes from around Syracuse from the 1930s.
Syracuse Railroads (no audio)
Footage of railroad transportation in and around Syracuse in the 1930s.


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