• Spirit of '76

    motion picture | 1 reel of 1 (58 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. ref print. | 1 reel of 1 (58 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. dupe neg. | 1 roll (58 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. paper pos. | Copyright: American Mutoscope & Biograph Co.; 19May1905; H61107. Original main title lacking. Duration: 0:57 at 16 fps. Materials ...

    • Contributor: American Mutoscope and Biograph Company
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1905
  • Funeral of Hiram Cronk /

    Copyright: American Mutoscope & Biograph Co.; 25May1905; H61323. Duration: 3:51 at 15 fps. Camera, G.W. "Billy" Bitzer. Photographed May 17-18, 1905. Location: Brooklyn, New York, N.Y. 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 ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1905
  • Catalog Record

    The Spanish-American War in motion pictures Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Mode of access: Internet. Title from home page as viewed on Jan. 12, 2001. Features sixty-eight motion pictures produced between 1898 and 1901 of the Spanish-American War and the subsequent Philippine Revolution. Made by the Edison Manufacturing Company and the American Mutoscope & Biograph Company, films depict troops, ships, notable figures, and parades, as well as reenactments of battles and other war-time events. Offered ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1998
  • President Wilson arrives in New York to lead fourth Liberty Loan parade [1918] /

    Copyright: no reg. Duration: (1:54) at 17 fps. RMA lists date in title as 1917. Appearing: Edith Wilson, Sallie Bolling White, Margaret Woodrow Wilson, Eleanor McAdoo, Emile Cartier, Geraldine Farrar, William Gibbs McAdoo, Leo S. Rowe. Views of fourth Liberty Loan ceremonies in New York City and Washington, Sept. 1918. Inaugurating a national drive for the sale of liberty bonds, President Wilson, his wife ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1918
  • The rival brothers' patriotism /

    Released in U.S. in April 1911. No French title found for this version. French language translation title, Le patriotisme des frères rivaux, is supplied for the France in America project. DLC Pathé released a shortened version: A sublime sacrifice. U.S. release date is unknown. According to Catalogue Pathé, the French version, also titled Sublime sacrifice, was released in Oct. 1911. LC also holds the ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1911
  • San Francisco's future /

    Copyright: no reg. Duration: 3:27 (part 1) and 2:13 (part 2) at 15 fps. Location: San Francisco, California. By mid-1916, after viewing the carnage in Europe, the United States saw itself poised with great reluctance on the edge of participation in World War I. Isolationism and anti-preparedness feeling remained strong in San Francisco, not only among radicals such as the International Workers of the ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1916
  • Catalog Record

    The last days of President McKinley--films of William McKinley and the Pan-American Exposition, 1901 / Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Copyright: no reg. Alternate titles: McKinley/Pan American Exposition; McKinley/Pan-Am Expo; Paper Print disc; McKinley videodisc. DLC Videodisc operates as a level 3 interactive video when run with the Apple MacIntosh version of the American Memory program or as a level 1 video in a standard CAV videodisc player. Side A of the videodisc should be played at normal speed and has a total running ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1991
  • Catalog Record

    The Day after Trinity, J. Robert Oppenheimer & the atomic bomb / Catalog Record Only

    Photographers, Tom McDonough, David Espar, Stephen Lighthill ; editors, David Peoples, Ralph Wikke ; narrator, Paul Frees ; music, Martin Bresnick. A documentary on the life of J. Robert Oppenheimer, focusing on his role in the development of the atomic bomb during World War II. Sources used: Internet movie database, 2/8/2002; videocassette box; Variety Television Reviews, 1978-1982, v. 12, 10/28/1981. Received: 12/30/1998; viewing copy; ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1981
  • Catalog Record

    Ambush on Cane Creek the Battle of Lindley's Mill / Catalog Record Only

    Pat Bailey, John Braxton, Judy Braxton, B. DuPree, Carole Troxler, George Troxler. Filmed on the battle site on Stafford Branch and Cane Creek in southern Alamance County. Sound accompaniment for manual operation only. Introduces students to the story of the Battle of Lindley's Mill, which occurred 13 Sept. 1781, during the last months of the Revolutionary War. Shows that, although not a well-known battle, ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1981
  • Catalog Record

    Playhouse 90. Massacre at Sand Creek / Catalog Record Only

    Copyright: Screen Gems; 27Dec56; LP37921. Director of photography, Ray Cory ; film editor, Henry Batista. Everette Sloane, John Derek, William Schallert, Gene Evans, Roy Roberts, H.M. Wynant, William Bryant, Ken Mayer, Anthony Lawrence. A drama set in 1860s Colorado about the tragically manipulative ways of a U.S. Army colonel who forces the Cheyenne to fight a battle they want to avoid. Seeking fame and ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1956
  • Catalog Record

    Early American textiles. Catalog Record Only

    In LC collections. Sound accompaniment compatible for manual and automatic operation. Presents examples of textiles in America from the 1800's and shows spinning wheels, etc. used in making them. 52 fr. : col. ; 35 mm. & cassette (22 min.)

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1975
  • Catalog Record

    The rebel's yell / Catalog Record Only

    Copyright: Don & Helen Perry; 18Feb62; MP12293. With: Dr. Ernest S. Lewis (master of ceremonies), Captain R.H. Hackner (superintendent of Camp Nicholls), Captain James Dinkins, General L.W. Stephens, Colonel C.P. Jones, Paul Villagrassis, Cyrus Lagrande, J.W. Menney, James Blount, Eli Frank Powell, Colonel J.A. Pierce, Francis Hymel, John Vernon Swann. An abridged version of an 8-minute film of Confederate veterans performing the famous Rebel ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1963
  • Catalog Record

    This was America. The land / Catalog Record Only

    Copyright: no reg. Copyright notice on video: Boston Broadcasters, Inc. ; 1980. Photographs compiled by Martin Sandler, Sherry Reisner ; editing, David Teixeira ; director of photography, Ed Dadulak ; music by Edward Korvin, Ron Frangipane. Host: William Shatner. Sources cited below list years of original syndication as 1978 and 1979; unable to determine in which year this program was first syndicated. Sources used: ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1978
  • Catalog Record

    An American portrait. Catalog Record Only

    Copyright: no reg. Uses still images and video clips to illuminate aspects of American political, cultural and social history. Not viewed. Sources used: video container. Received: 7/25/1996; viewing copy; copyright deposit--407; Copyright Collection. 1 videodisc of 1 (CAV) : sd., col. ; 12 in. + 1 guide (261 p. : 28 cm.) viewing copy.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1993
  • Catalog Record

    The proposed motions are : closing ceremony / Catalog Record Only

    News broadcasts and interviews documenting the Tiananmen Square student-led democratic movement in 1989 and demonstrations in later years. On inventory: File 102 ; On container: File 101. DLC Not viewed; information about content from Judy Lu, Asian Division Acting Assistant Chief. Source used: videocassette container; accompanying paperwork. viewing copy; Received: 8-1-2007 from LC Asian Division; transfer; LC Collection. viewing copy. 1 videocassette of 1 ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1989
  • Catalog Record

    The Oregon trail / Catalog Record Only

    Narrator, Rikki Lee Tipton. To celebrate the 150th anniversary of the opening of the Oregon Trail, travel with young Katie Donaldson and her family as they leave their farm in Tennessee and courageously traverse more than two thousand miles of uncharted wilderness to settle the West. Not viewed. Received: 3/25/2003; viewing copy; copyright deposit--407; Copyright Collection. 1 videocassette of 1 (VHS) (ca. 14 min.) ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1998
  • Catalog Record

    George Washington, his life and times. Winning independence / Catalog Record Only

    Copyright: Eastman Teaching Films, Inc. (G. W. Hoke, author); 31Dec31; MP3143. Thirty-five mm. ref print and dupe neg formerly cataloged under title: [George Washington/revolution]. DLC Film is in 4 parts or reels, and all are copyrighted under the title: George Washington, his life and times. The other part titles, with shelflist number and LCCN are: Part 1, Conquering the wilderness (FAA 5041, fi65-9); Part ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1931
  • Catalog Record

    America goes to war--the home front--WWII. While the storm clouds gather / Catalog Record Only

    Copyright: reg. unknown. Copyright notice on video: Anthony Potter Productions ; 1990. Executive producer, Anthony Ross Potter ; narrator, Eric Sevareid. Part one of ten. On the heels of the Depression and the Blitzkrieg in Europe, the prospect of sending American troops overseas seemed imminent. Summary from WETA advance program schedule. Source used: WETA advance program schedule. Received: 8/28/1992; viewing copy; copyright deposit--407; Copyright ...

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

    America goes to war--the home front--WWII. Praise the Lord and pass the ammunition / Catalog Record Only

    Copyright: reg. unknown. Copyright notice on video: Anthony Potter Productions ; 1990. Executive producer, Anthony Ross Potter ; narrator, Eric Sevareid. Part two of ten. Americans work to produce war material quickly, but migration to the cities causes a huge housing shortage. Summary from WETA advance program schedule. Source used: WETA advance program schedule. Received: 8/28/1992; viewing copy; copyright deposit--407; Copyright Collection. Received: 1-16-1991 ...

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

    Coming out under fire / Catalog Record Only

    Copyright: Arthur Dong, d.b.a. Deepfocus Productions. NM: motion picture, sound, music, voices. DCR 1994; PUB 23Jan94; REG 16Jun94; PA708-540. Editor, Veronica Selver ; music, Mark Adler. Narration: Salome Jens. Phyllis Abry David Barrett, Tom Reddy, R.D. Winter, Marvin Leibman. Nine gay and lesbian veterans of WWII tell their stories in interviews which are combined with an array of declassified documents, photographs and archival footage ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1972
  • Catalog Record

    Solomon Northrup's odyssey / Catalog Record Only

    Copyright: Past America, Inc. DCR 1984; PUB 1Sep84; REG 10Jan97; PA827-129. Copyright notice on film: PAI ; 1984. The video source book, 1997, p. 1012 gives the title of the American playhouse presentation as Half slave, half free. Executive producer, Shep Morgan ; director of photography, Hiro Narita ; editor, John Carter ; music, Gordon Parks. Avery Brooks, Petronia Paley, Rhetta Greene, Janet League, ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1984
  • Catalog Record

    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
  • Catalog Record

    American cinema. Film in the television age / Catalog Record Only

    Copyright: New York Center for Visual History, Inc. NM: all cinematographic material. DCR 1995; PUB 23Jan95; REG 30Jun95; PA705-878. Part 7 of 10. "The birth of television changed the face of American movies as TV-trained actors brought new sensibilities to the silver screen. Robert Altman, Sidney Lumet, Gena Rowlands and Peter Falk began their careers there"--WETA magazine, Feb. 1995, p. 14. MAVIS 1833045; American ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1995
  • Catalog Record

    The Revolutionary war. Climactic battle / Catalog Record Only

    Copyright: no reg. Music, Don Grady, Don Nemitz. Narrator, Charles Kuralt. America loses two armies to the British, along with the traitor Benedict Arnold. The Revolution becomes a bloody civil war in the South, where rebel hopes rest on a phantom army of guerrillas led by the Swamp Fox. Nathaniel Greene wages the most daring campaign of the war and Washington and Cornwallis fight ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1995
  • Catalog Record

    American drinks : history in a glass / Catalog Record Only

    Copyright: no reg. Narrator, Mason Adams. Editors, Lisa M. Jones, William Shaw. Looks at the history of the beverage in America. Investigates why Americans love milk and cola. Also considers the popularity of wine, beer, and hard liquor and discusses other favorite drinks, such as chocolate milk and the latest cocktail. Not viewed. Sources used: OCLC #55132897. Received: 5/11/2000; viewing copy; copyright deposit--407; Copyright ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1999