Film, Video Duck and Cover

About this Item

Duck and Cover
Contributor Names
United States. Office of Civil Defense.
Archer Productions
Created / Published
Subject Headings
-  Animated films
Animated films
-  Summary: "This is an official Civil Defense film produced in co-operation with the Federal Civil Defense Administration and in consultation with the safety commission of the National Education Association." "This film was produced in co-operation with the public schools of Astoria and New York, New York." Through animation, focuses on the steps to be taken for maximum safety in the street or in school in the event of an enemy attack by atomic or other weapons.
Film, Video
Call Number/Physical Location
Mavis identifier: 1836081
Source Collection
Macdonald (J. Fred And Leslie W.) Collection
Motion Picture, Broadcasting And Recorded Sound Division
Online Format

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Chicago citation style:

United States Office Of Civil Defense, and Archer Productions. Duck and Cover. 1951. Video.

APA citation style:

United States Office Of Civil Defense & Archer Productions. (1951) Duck and Cover. [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress,

MLA citation style:

United States Office Of Civil Defense, and Archer Productions. Duck and Cover. 1951. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <>.

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