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  • Sheep run, Chicago stockyards /

    Copyright: Thomas A. Edison; 31July1897; 43406. Camera, William Heise? Duration: 0:26 at 30 fps. From Maguire & Baucus catalogue: A large flock of sheep being driven over the runs from the cars ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1897
  • Cattle driven to slaughter /

    Copyright: Thomas A. Edison; 31July1897; 43405. Camera, William Heise? Duration: 0:25 at 30 fps. From Maguire & Baucus catalogue: A herd of long-horn cattle being driven through the Chicago stock yard gates ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1897
  • Catalog Record

    Collecting stories from exile Chicago Palestinians remember 1948 / Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Title and imprint from container. In English or Arabic with spoken English translation. "DVD-R."--Disc surface. Chicago Arab Oral History Project, a joint effort between American Friends Service Committee and Arab-American Action Network.--OCLC ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1999
  • [Houdini and Mrs. Benninghofen, Chicago]

    4 photographic prints.

    • Original Format: Photos, Prints, Drawings - Film, Video
    • Date: 1926

    Look inside: 2 results

  • I Feel So Good: The Life & Times of Big Bill Broonzy

    A major figure in American blues and folk music, Big Bill Broonzy (1903-1958) left his Arkansas Delta home after World War I, headed north, and became the leading Chicago bluesman of the ...

    • Contributor: Riesman, Bob
    • Original Format: Film, Video - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2012-11-16
  • Wheeler Parker oral history interview conducted by Joseph Mosnier in Chicago, Illinois, 2011-05-23.

    • Contributor: Civil Rights History Project (U.S.) - Mosnier, Joseph - Parker, Wheeler
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2011-05-23

    Look inside: 28 results

  • Simeon Wright oral history interview conducted by Joseph Mosnier in Chicago, Illinois, 2011-05-23.

    • Contributor: Civil Rights History Project (U.S.) - Mosnier, Joseph - Wright, Simeon
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2011-05-23

    Look inside: 37 results

  • TR reviews and addresses troops [Fort Sheridan, Ill.]; TR riding in auto, Chicago, 1917 /

    Copyright: no reg. Appearing: President Theodore Roosevelt, Captain Georges Etienne Bertrand, Colonel James A. Ryan, Arthur Meeker, Samuel Insull. Duration: 1:34 at 18 fps. Two segments of TR during a midwestern speaking ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1917
  • Chauncey Depew, Senator Perkins, and Governor Whitman of New York, at GOP Convention, 1916, Chicago, Ill. /

    Copyright: no reg. Segment of Pathe News no. 46 released June 7, 1916. Appearing: Mrs. Olive H. Whitman, Governor Charles S. Whitman, Francis Hendricks, George W. Perkins, Chauncey M. Depew. Duration: 1:30 ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1916
  • Kiu Haghighi with Tooraj Moshref-Zadeh: Persian Santour and Tombak Music from Illinois

    Persian hammered dulcimer (santour) virtuoso Kiu Haghighi is accompanied by Tooraj Moshref-Zadeh on the tombak, a Persian drum.

    • Contributor: Haghighi, Kiu
    • Original Format: Film, Video - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2011-07-20
  • Armour's electric trolley /

    Copyright: Thomas A. Edison; 31July1897; 43409. Camera, William Heise? Duration: 0:26 at 30 fps. From Maguire & Baucus catalogue: Shows the private electric railway of Messrs. Armour & Co. in their great ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1897
  • Dennis Stroughmatt et L'Esprit Creole: Upper Louisiana French Creole Music from Missouri

    By an amazing string of chance events, young Dennis Stroughmatt came upon the descendants of French Midwestern settlers, and he spent over three years in southeast Missouri learning to speak Illinois French ...

    • Contributor: Stroughmatt, Dennis
    • Original Format: Film, Video - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2012-06-21
  • Corner Madison and State streets, Chicago /

    Copyright: Thomas A. Edison; 31July1897; 43410. Camera, William Heise? Duration: 0:25 at 30 fps. From Edison films catalog: The busiest corner in Chicago. Cable cars and street traffic of all descriptions. Hundreds ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1897
  • Catalog Record

    A better Illinois / Catalog Record Only

    Copyright: no reg. Shows WPA projects in Illinois, including the construction of a dam, the improvement of farm-to-market roads, a trachoma clinic, and the refurbishing of historical shrines of Lincoln. Summary taken ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1937
  • Catalog Record

    Rapid fire / Catalog Record Only

    Copyright: Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation. Prev.: screenplay prev. reg. as Moving target, 1991, PAu1-528-443; music preexisting. NM: all other cinematographic material. DCR 1992; PUB 9Jul92; REG 6Aug92; PA577-077. Title appears on ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1992
  • Catalog Record

    Biography. the untouchable. Eliot Ness : Catalog Record Only

    Host: Jack Perkins. A myth-busting profile of Eliot Ness (1903-57), the crime fighter whose 1957 memoir was the basis for TV and film versions of "The Untouchables." Included: his dealings with Al ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1997
  • Catalog Record

    Open outcry / Catalog Record Only

    Photographer, Jon Else ; exec. producer, David Davis ; editor, Robert Dalva. A fascinating look at the high-speed, high-power trading floor of the Chicago Mercantile Exchange, which is not only a pressure-cooker ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2000
  • Catalog Record

    Beyond the forest / Catalog Record Only

    Copyright: Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc.; 18Nov49; LP2634. Director of photography, Robert Burks ; film editor, Rudi Fehr ; music by Max Steiner. Bette Davis (Rosa Moline), Joseph Cotten (Dr. Lewis Moline), David ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1949
  • Catalog Record

    ER. Catalog Record Only

    DVD; region 1; widescreen (matted, enhanced) presentation; Dolby Digital stereo., surround. Dual-layer format. English dialogue, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned. Title from container. Anthony Edwards, Noah Wyle, Julianna Margulies, Gloria Reuben, Laura ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2006
  • Catalog Record

    Charles Kimbrough oral history, National Visionary Leadership Project / Catalog Record Only

    Collection is open for research; access restrictions apply. Before requesting collection materials, please contact the Folklife Reading Room at 202-707-5510; folklife@loc.gov. The interview includes Charles Kimbrough's memories of growing up in rural ...

    • Contributor: Kimbrough, Charles E.
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2007