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The siren sound which can be heard throughout the video is nothing else but a well distended sample of an interpretation of Samuel Barber's "Agnus Dei", the choral version of his more popular arrangement "Adagio for Strings". Other sounds were added.

The imagery is entirely retrieved from the Internet Archive and contains images of the 30s, 40s, 50s, 60s and 70s.

I used samples from the following media files from the Prelinger Archives and the Ourmedia Collection via, presented in alphabetical order:

According to Plan: The Story of Modern Sidewalls for the Homes of America (1952)

Alcohol Trigger Films for Junior High: The Party, The Mother, The Bride (1979)

American Thrift (1962)

Barber's Adagio for Strings (n.d.)

Censorship: A Question of Judgment? (1963)

Color it Clean (1966)

The Darkness Before the Dawn (ca. 1955)

Drug Abuse: The Chemical Tomb (1969)

The Eyes and Their Care (An Introduction) (1941)

Facts on Friction (1934)

Health: Your Posture (1953)

How the Eye Functions (1941)

New Seven-Function Remote Control for Color (1959)

On Guard! The Story of SAGE (ca. 1956)

One Got Fat: Bicycle Safety (1963)

Out of This World (1954)

Streamlines (1936)

Target Invisible (ca. 1945)

This Is Hormel (ca. 1965)

When You Grow Up (1973)

Understand Your Emotions (1950)

(This video contains no Easter eggs.)

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