Indiana University Libraries Moving Image Archive

Right of Way

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Description Follows a troop train, a freight train, and a truck rushing to deliver men and supplies to a ship convoy in 1943. Explains the reasons for transportation delays and the shortage of goods in wartime. This film was intended to promote understanding and support of the war effort despite inconveniences on the home front.
Creator U.S. Office of War Information Bureau of Motion Pictures
Contributor Joseph B. Eastman: Office of Defense Transportation (Guest);
Date Issued 1943
Original Format 16mm print
Duration 07:35
Color/Black & White B&W
Sound/Silent Sound
Nation of Origin U.S.
Geographic Coverage U.S.