This film offers an enjoyable way to spend 10 minutes. The diversity emphasized by society then was diversity of terrain, natural resources, and industry.
The great industrial and agricultural power of California seen in this film is a testament to the constructive abilities of the European-American people.
One error is present, though. I spotted autos from the early 40s, so this film is from a few years later than advertised. The announcer even uses the phrase “Before the war” at around the 7:20 mark.
Published on Jul 20, 2014
An educational film by Carl Dudley about California in the mid 1930s.