The Factory: How a Product is Made, circa 1950, Mattel, 13 minutes.
"A fascinating look inside the Mattel Toy Company factory in its early fifties, pre-Barbie days. It follows the planning, design and manufacture of a clown-style Jack-in-the-box toy." Very few of you will recognize the background music.
Vacuum Cleaner Factory, 1950s.
Here’s a vacuum cleaner factory in the 1950s, including assembly, production, and testing. Notice the clothes and how happy people were…