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  • Civil War symposium

    Webcast of a 2 1/2 day symposium with leading Civil War experts. It consisted of eight panel discussions on various aspects of the war, presentations of Library of Congress Civil War materials, dramatic readings from Civil War letters, diaries and other materials, a showing of the film The Red Badge of Courage and silent films about the war, and a concert of Civil War ...

    • Contributor: Library of Congress Civil War Symposium
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2002
  • Funeral of Hiram Cronk /

    The film shows a city thoroughfare lined with crowds of people watching a military parade. The first group to come into view is a marching band [Frame: 0120], then a large formation of soldiers in the uniform of Rough Riders [0720]. Following them is a hearse drawn by four black horses, escorted by veterans of the Civil War [2742], and horse-drawn open carriages. The ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1905
  • Open thy lattice, love

    videorecording | From Favorites from the Song of America Tour with Thomas Hampson, baritone, and Wolfram Rieger, piano. Recorded in the Coolidge Auditorium, Washington, DC, October 28, 2010. (Source Characteristics). Videorecording (Form).

    • Contributor: Foster, Stephen Collins - Hampson, Thomas - Rieger, Wolfram
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1861
  • The rival brothers' patriotism /

    Two brothers, Jim and Robert, who are rivals for the same woman, Mary, enlist in the Union Army during the Civil War. Six months later at camp, Jim inadvertently reads Mary's letter to Robert and realizes Mary loves Robert. That same day, Jim and Robert are charged with carrying a message through enemy territory. While on their mission, Jim confesses that he read Mary's ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1911
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    Playhouse 90. Galvanized Yankee / Catalog Record Only

    Copyright: Screen Gems, Inc. NM: all elements of the teleplay depicted in the motion picture, new soundtrack, and other cinematographic material. DCR 1957; PUB 5Dec57; REG 8Aug83; PA185-059. Director of photography, George Diskant ; [film] editor, Chandler House. LLoyd Nolan, James Whitmore, Victor Jory, Martha Vickers, Neville Brand, William Boyette. In a Northern prisoner-of-war camp during the Civil War, a crippled Yankee commander has ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1958
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    Iron jaws : the killing power of Civil War artillery / Catalog Record Only

    Host, Danny Glover. Profound advances in weaponry changed battle dynamics and ultimately determined the victor of the Civil War. On one cassette with The American Civil War. Not viewed. Sources used: video container; OCLC #36254581. Received: 11/14/1997; viewing copy; copyright deposit--407; Copyright Collection. 1 videocassette of 1 (VHS) (ca. 47 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in. viewing copy.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1997
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    The Civil War. 1861--the cause / Catalog Record Only

    Copyright: American Documentaries, Inc. Appl. au.: Florentine Films, a division of American Documentaries, Inc., employer for hire. DCR 1989; PUB 1Feb90; REG 28Dec90; PA504-988. Copyright notice on film: Kenneth Lauren Burns ; 1989. Narrator and senior creative consultant, David McCullough ; consultants, Shelby Foote, Barbara Fields. With: Shelby Foote, Barbara Fields. For viewing copy, copy 2 only: This episode may continue at the beginning ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1990
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    Gettysburg / Catalog Record Only

    Copyright: Turner Pictures, Inc. DCR 1993; PUB 8Oct93; REG 9Dec93; PA678-197. Working title per Baseline database, 9/26/94: The killer angels. Co-producer, Nick Lombardo ; associate producer, Sandy Martin ; editor, Corky Ehlers. Tom Berenger, Martin Sheen, Stephen Lang, Richard Jordan, Jeff Daniels, Sam Elliott, C. Thomas Howell, Kevin Conway, Andrew Prine, Maxwell Caulfield. Per Baseline, 9/26/94, Saints & Sinners Entertainment listed as production company, ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1993
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    The Civil War. 1864--valley of the shadow of death / Catalog Record Only

    Copyright: American Documentaries, Inc. Appl. au.: Florentine Films, a division of American Documentaries, Inc., employer for hire. DCR 1989; PUB 1Feb90; REG 28Dec90; PA504-993. Copyright notice on film: Kenneth Lauren Burns ; 1989. Narrator and senior creative consultant, David McCullough ; consultants, Shelby Foote, Barbara Fields. With: Shelby Foote, Barbara Fields. For viewing copy, copy 2 only: This episode may continue at the beginning ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1990
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    Investigating history. The lost battle of the Civil War / Catalog Record Only

    Season 1, episode 14. Host: Bill Kurtis. A study of the Civil War battle of Mine Creek in Kansas. Outnumbered Union horsemen defeated Confederate soldiers during the Oct. 25, 1864, engagement. Includes comments by historians and archival letters. Sources used: copyright description; OCLC database, viewed on December 23, 2011; TV.com WWW site, viewed December 23, 2011; TV rage WWW site, viewed December 23, 2011. ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2004
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    The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman Catalog Record Only

    Copyright: Tomorrow Entertainment, Inc. DCR 1974; PUB 31Jan74 (in notice: 1973); REG 28Dec88; PA404-004. Vice president in charge of production, Roger Gimbel. Cicely Tyson (Miss Jane Pittman), Michael Murphy (Quentin Lerner), David Hooks (Col. Dye), Valerie O'Dell (young Jane), Thalmus Rasulala (Ned, 42 years old), Rod Perry (Joe Pittman), Beatrice Winde (Lena), Arnold Wilkerson (Jimmy). Variety, 2-6-1974. Presents the story of the long life ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1974
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    [G.A.R. parade, Boston] / Catalog Record Only

    Copyright: reg. unknown. Uniformed members (many with moustaches) of the Grand Army of the Republic, an organization of Union soldiers and sailors of the Civil War, carry rifles, flags, and a basket of flowers as they march in a parade down a Boston street. Women spectators wear ankle-length skirts and many young boys who join in the parade wear knickers. At the end of ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1900
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    Dixie / Catalog Record Only

    Copyright: The Chronicles of America Picture Corporation; PUB 29Aug24; LP20525. This picture is one of the Chronicles of America photoplays given to Lehigh University in memory of Henry S. Pickands of the class of 1897, Sheffield Scientific School, Yale University. The Chronicles of America is a series of photoplays based upon the fifty volumes published under the same name. Approved by the Councils Committee ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1924
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    Brother against brother. The American Civil War / Catalog Record Only

    DVD; region 1; NTSC; full screen 4:3; Dolby 2.0. Narrator: Robert Powell. "From the first shots at Fort Sumpter, to the emotional Confederate surrender at Appomattox Court House, this program tells the story of the conflict which scarred the soul of a nation. The program features superb battle reconstructions and depictions of army life, dramatized eyewitness accounts, period photographs and engravings, plus expert commentary ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2007
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    The Crisis / Catalog Record Only

    Copyright: Selig Polyscope Co. (Winston Churchill, author); 30Aug16; LP9034. Photography, G. McKenzie. George Fawcett, Matt B. Snyder, Bessie Eyton, Thomas Santschi, Eugenie Besserer, Marshall Neilan. A Civil War drama set in St. Louis. Shows how the war affects the families of two old friends who hold opposite views concerning slavery and the War Between the States. Includes battle scenes. MAVIS 8354; The crisis. DLC ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1916
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    The American experience. The Massachusetts 54th colored infantry / Catalog Record Only

    Copyright: reg. unknown. Copyright notice on video: WGBH Educational Foundation and WNET-Thirteen ; 1991. Narration, Morgan Freeman ; story by Jacqueline Shearer. Host: David McCullough. Tells the story of the first officially sanctioned regiment of northern black soldiers during the Civil War. No. 403. Source used: M/B/RS description files. Received: 12-04-91 from LC video lab; viewing copy; off-air taping, LWO 26531; LC Off-Air Taping ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1991
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    Civil War river journey Catalog Record Only

    Not rated. A riverboat tour of Civil War historical sites along the South's most scenic river. Received: 10/26/1999: viewing copy; copyright deposit--407; Copyright Collection. 1 videocassette of 1 (VHS) (ca. 50 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in. viewing copy.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1997
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    The songs of the Civil War / Catalog Record Only

    Copyright: American Documentaries, Inc., and Ginger Group Productions, Inc. DCR 1991; PUB 10Jul91; REG 16Jul91; PA550-492. Host: Ken Burns. Performers: Hoyt Axton, Judy Collins, Ronnie Gilbert, John Harford, Richie Havens, Waylon Jennings, Kathy Mattea, Kate and Anna McGarrigle, Sweet Honey in the Rock, Jay Ungar and Molly Mason with Fiddle Fever, U.S. Military Academy Band. Viewing copy (VBH 8384-8385) was taped from repeat broadcast ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1991
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    Profiles in courage. Thomas Hart Benton / Catalog Record Only

    Copyright: Robert Saudek Associates, Inc.; 2Jun64; LP31151. Episode no. 3. RSA Venture Collection inventory number: 5208-02. DLC Music, Nelson Riddle ; consultants, Theodore Sorenson, Allan Nevins. Brian Keith, Carl Benton Reid, Russell Collins, Geraldine McEwan, Lamont Johnson, Jason Wingreen, Meg Wyllie. Reference print (35mm) is shelved in 2000 ft. containers. DLC Dramatizes the role of Missouri Senator Thomas Hart Benton in opposing the extension ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1964
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    The horse soldiers / Catalog Record Only

    Copyright: Mirisch Co., Inc.; 17Jun59; LP14467. Photography, William Clothier ; music, David Buttolph ; editor, Jack Murray. John Wayne (Col. John Marlowe), William Holden (Maj. Henry Kendall), Constance Towers (Hannah Hunter), Althea Gibson (Lukey), Hoot Gibson (Brown), Anna Lee (Mrs. Buford), Basil Ruysdael, Wills Bouchey, Ken Curtis, Denver Pyle, Strother Martin, William Forrest. A Civil War story concerning a Union cavalry expedition deep into ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1959
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    Abraham and Mary Lincoln : a house divided / Catalog Record Only

    Copyright notice on cassette box: Public Broadcasting Service and WGBH Educational Foundation ; 2001. Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired. Narrator: David McCullough. David Morse ; Holly Hunter. Cinematography, James Callanan; editor, Tom Haneke; music, Michael Bacon; film producer, Amanda Pollack; executive producer, Margaret Drain. Originally broadcast in February 2001 on the PBS television program: The American Experience. Special features include: interviews with the producer ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2001
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    [The birth of a race--excerpts] / Catalog Record Only

    Copyright notice on film: Birth of a Race Photoplay Corporation ; 1918. Photography by Herbert O. Carleton ; technique, W. Bruce Bradley ; music by Joseph Briel ; animated paintings & art titles, Ferdinand Pinney Earle. Louis Dean, Harry Dumont, Carter B. Harkness, Doris Doscher, Charles Graham, Ben Hendricks, Alice Gale, John Reinhardt, Gertrude Braun. After a biblical and historical prologue detailing the evolution ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1991
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    Robert E. Lee country Catalog Record Only

    VHS. Not rated. Bill Boggs, host. The video takes viewers in the footsteps of the great Confederate general during the war that nearly tore the America apart. 1 videocassette (ca. 50 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1997
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    The Civil War. 1864--most hallowed ground / Catalog Record Only

    Copyright: American Documentaries, Inc. Appl. au.: Florentine Films, a division of American Documentaries, Inc., employer for hire. DCR 1989; PUB 1Feb90; REG 28Dec90; PA504-994. Copyright notice on film: Kenneth Lauren Burns ; 1989. Narrator and senior creative consultant, David McCullough ; consultants, Shelby Foote, Barbara Fields. With: Shelby Foote, Barbara Fields. For viewing copy, copy 2 only: This episode may continue at the beginning ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1990
  • Catalog Record

    Malone. Shelby Foote / Catalog Record Only

    Copyright: reg. unknown. Copyright notice on video: KTEH 54, San Jose ; 1990. Title on LC work order for viewing copy (VBG 9495) is Malone. Shelby Foote. Parts 1 and 2; title also given in MBRS as An interview with Shelby Foote. DLC Host: Mike Malone. Guest: Shelby Foote. Viewing copy (VBG 9495) was taped from broadcast on WETA-TV on 09-26-90; viewing copy (VBI ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1991