Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Sign in | Create Account

"Big City 1980" (1961) - MIT Centennial Film

MIT professor and architectural engineer John E. Burchard '23 accompanies the program host, Garry Moore, as they consider together what the urban future holds: how and where we will live in 1980, twenty years ahead? They take Philadelphia and Brasilia as examples to illustrate how a city could be transformed. The hour-long program was filmed as part of the CBS “Tomorrow” series on occasion of MIT’s Centennial in 1961. Film to HD transfer courtesy of MIT 150. MIT Museum Collections. [T6151]

Comments (0)

It looks like no one has posted a comment yet. You can be the first!

You need to log in, in order to post comments. If you don’t have an account yet, sign up now!

From The Vault

From The Vault

Category: General | Updated 5 months ago

Created
January 24, 2011 15:21
Category
Tags
License
All Rights Reserved (What is this?)
Additional Files


Viewed
23078 times

More from From The Vault

1999 MIT Commencement Exercises - Raymond and Thomas Magliozzi, Guest Speakers

1999 MIT Commencement Exercises - R...

Added over 3 years ago | 01:15:00 | 8405 views

"How Fast Is Fast?" (1994) - Harold “Doc” Edgerton

"How Fast Is Fast?" (1994) - Harold...

Added over 3 years ago | 00:20:25 | 9714 views

Technology Day 1996 - "Miracle or Mirage: Technology at the Horizon"

Technology Day 1996 - "Miracle or M...

Added over 3 years ago | 02:49:00 | 7479 views

Vignettes of Early Radiation Workers (1978)

Vignettes of Early Radiation Worker...

Added over 3 years ago | 00:56:49 | 4736 views

Susan Hockfield Inauguration (2005)

Susan Hockfield Inauguration (2005)

Added over 3 years ago | 00:27:25 | 9150 views

Harvard and MIT Rehabilitation Engineering Center with Professor Robert W. Mann (1987)

Harvard and MIT Rehabilitation Engi...

Added over 3 years ago | 00:21:04 | 9984 views