penabranca:

Spiritual Orbits

penabranca:

Spiritual Orbits


Yoichi Hatakenaka, Floating above the Head

Yoichi Hatakenaka, Floating above the Head

billdomonkos:

Rrose Sélavy connaît bien le marchand du sel (GIF: Bill Domonkos, 2014) (Photo: Russell Lee, 1936) (Vibration corde trois modes petit)

billdomonkos:

Rrose Sélavy connaît bien le marchand du sel (GIF: Bill Domonkos, 2014) (Photo: Russell Lee, 1936) (Vibration corde trois modes petit)

okkultmotionpictures:

EXCERPTS >|< Modern Business Machines for Writing, Duplicating, and Recording (1947)


 | Hosted at: Internet Archive
 | From: Academic Film Archive of North America
 | Download: Ogg | 512Kb MPEG4 | MPEG2
 | Digital Copy: not specified


A series of Animated GIFs excerpted from Modern Business Machines for Writing, Duplicating, and Recording: an intriguing historical film, demonstrating many expensive business machines found in modern offices of the era, including electromatic and Chinese typewriters and machines for filming, stenciling, folding and lithographing. Among the machines shown are Diebold’s Flofilm microfiche recorder, the Fileomatic Desk, the Pierce Electronic Wire Recorder, the Soundscriber with plastic disk, the Elliott Stencil Machine with Graphotype machine, the Davidson Duplicator for litho printing, the Davidson Folder for letters, the Varityper, the Autotypist Perforator, the IBM Chinese character typewriter, and speed typist Stella Pajunas, using an IBM Model A Electric Typewriter, who set a one-hour typing speed record in 1946 of 140 net five-stroke words per minute.

We invite you to watch the full video HERE.




Excerpts by OKKULT Motion Pictures: a collection of GIFs excerpted from out-of-copyright/unknown/rare/controversial moving images. 
A digital curation project for the diffusion of open knowledge.

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