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  • The New Deal Legacy and Contemporary Scholarship, Part 1

    The "New Deal" Franklin Delano Roosevelt had promised the American people began to take shape immediately after his inauguration on March 4, 1933. The multi-faceted social, cultural and fiscal recovery program aimed to reform and reinvigorate national life, and to end the Great Depression. Many New Deal administrators believed that art could be a part of the daily lives of all Americans, not just ...

    • Contributor: Various - Brannan, Beverly W. - Birney, Alice L. (Alice Lotvin) - Breiseth, Christopher Neri - Camp, Charles - Clark, Robert William - Cleary, Beth M. - Cole, John Young - Dimunation, Mark G. - Gottesman, Laura - Kalin, Andrea - Katzman, Laura - Kazin, Michael - Kerst, Catherine Hiebert - McDannell, Colleen - Morgan, Mindy J. - Peatross, C. Ford - Rachleff, Peter J. - Remsberg, Rich - Sapoznik, Henry - Tidwell, John Edgar - Wiltsey, Tom - Zvonchenko, Walter - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - Library of Congress - National New Deal Preservation Association - United States. National Archives and Records Administration
    • Original Format: Film, Video - Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 2008-03-14
  • Arrival of the Governor General, Lord Minto, at Quebec /

    From Edison films catalog: This picture shows the Governor General, the Earl of Minto, accompanied by the Countess of Minto and their household, crossing the river in ice canoes. On the Quebec side the canoes find a solid ledge of ice projecting about 200 yards from the wharf, and over this the blanket clad snow shoers haul the Governor, his wife and guests. A ...

    • Contributor: Paley, William Daly - Thomas A. Edison, Inc - Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1901
  • D'Army Bailey oral history interview conducted by David P. Cline in Memphis, Tennessee,

    D'Army Bailey describes growing up in Memphis, Tennessee, the influence of the Crump political machine in city politics, and his involvement with the Memphis NAACP at an early age. He talks about his participation in the civil rights activism as a student at Southern University, for which he was ultimately expelled. Bailey describes his move to Clark University in Massachusetts, where he became involved ...

    • Contributor: Bailey, D'Army - Cline, David P. - Civil Rights History Project (U.S.)
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2013

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  • African American History Month Celebration: National Visionary Leadership Project Showcase

    The Library of Congress celebrated African American History Month with its signature event--a showcase of the American Folklife Center's National Visionary Leadership Project (NVLP) Collection. The NVLP is a collection of oral life histories of extraordinary African American elders who have made significant contributions to American society, and the American Folklife Center is the official repository for these stories. The Library's signature event featured ...

    • Contributor: Various
    • Original Format: Film, Video - Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 2008-02-22
  • The New Deal Legacy and Contemporary Scholarship, Part 2

    The "New Deal" Franklin Delano Roosevelt had promised the American people began to take shape immediately after his inauguration on March 4, 1933. The multi-faceted social, cultural and fiscal recovery program aimed to reform and reinvigorate national life, and to end the Great Depression. Many New Deal administrators believed that art could be a part of the daily lives of all Americans, not just ...

    • Contributor: Various - Brannan, Beverly W. - Birney, Alice L. (Alice Lotvin) - Breiseth, Christopher Neri - Camp, Charles - Clark, Robert William - Cleary, Beth M. - Cole, John Young - Dimunation, Mark G. - Gottesman, Laura - Kalin, Andrea - Katzman, Laura - Kazin, Michael - Kerst, Catherine Hiebert - McDannell, Colleen - Morgan, Mindy J. - Peatross, C. Ford - Rachleff, Peter J. - Remsberg, Rich - Sapoznik, Henry - Tidwell, John Edgar - Wiltsey, Tom - Zvonchenko, Walter - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - Library of Congress - National New Deal Preservation Association - United States. National Archives and Records Administration
    • Original Format: Film, Video - Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 2008-03-14
  • The last days of a president films of McKinley and the Pan-American Exposition, 1901 / Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Presents twenty-eight films from the Paper Print Collection of the Library of Congress. Produced by the Edison Manufacturing Company from March to November 1901, these actuality motion pictures feature footage of President William McKinley at his second inauguration; the Pan-American Exposition in Buffalo, New York; McKinley at the Pan-American Exposition; and McKinley's funeral. Links to a section of The Learning Page covering the subjects ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 199?
  • Chauncey Depew, Senator Perkins, and Governor Whitman of New York, at GOP Convention, 1916, Chicago, Ill. /

    Scenes from the 16th Republican National Convention held in Chicago, June 7-10, 1916. Long shot of delegates outside the Congress Hotel. Medium shots, from left to right, of Mrs. Olive H. Whitman; Governor Charles S. Whitman of New York (1915-1918); Francis Hendricks, former New York State Senator (1886-1891); George W. Perkins, a leader in the Progressive movement (1912-1916); Chauncey M. Depew, former New York ...

    • Contributor: Depew, Chauncey M. (Chauncey Mitchell) - Perkins, George W. (George Walbridge) - Whitman, Charles S. - Whitman, Olive H. - Hendricks, Francis - Republican National Convention - Pathe News - Theodore Roosevelt Association Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1916
  • New Deal Resources: Preserving the Legacy, Part 1

    The "New Deal" Franklin Delano Roosevelt had promised the American people began to take shape immediately after his inauguration on March 4, 1933. The multi-faceted social, cultural and fiscal recovery program aimed to reform and reinvigorate national life, and to end the Great Depression. Many New Deal administrators believed that art could be a part of the daily lives of all Americans, not just ...

    • Contributor: Various - Brannan, Beverly W. - Birney, Alice L. (Alice Lotvin) - Breiseth, Christopher Neri - Camp, Charles - Clark, Robert William - Cleary, Beth M. - Cole, John Young - Dimunation, Mark G. - Gottesman, Laura - Kalin, Andrea - Katzman, Laura - Kazin, Michael - Kerst, Catherine Hiebert - McDannell, Colleen - Morgan, Mindy J. - Peatross, C. Ford - Rachleff, Peter J. - Remsberg, Rich - Sapoznik, Henry - Tidwell, John Edgar - Wiltsey, Tom - Zvonchenko, Walter - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - Library of Congress - National New Deal Preservation Association - United States. National Archives and Records Administration
    • Original Format: Film, Video - Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 2008-03-13
  • New Deal Resources: Preserving the Legacy, Part 2

    The "New Deal" Franklin Delano Roosevelt had promised the American people began to take shape immediately after his inauguration on March 4, 1933. The multi-faceted social, cultural and fiscal recovery program aimed to reform and reinvigorate national life, and to end the Great Depression. Many New Deal administrators believed that art could be a part of the daily lives of all Americans, not just ...

    • Contributor: Various - Brannan, Beverly W. - Birney, Alice L. (Alice Lotvin) - Breiseth, Christopher Neri - Camp, Charles - Clark, Robert William - Cleary, Beth M. - Cole, John Young - Dimunation, Mark G. - Gottesman, Laura - Kalin, Andrea - Katzman, Laura - Kazin, Michael - Kerst, Catherine Hiebert - McDannell, Colleen - Morgan, Mindy J. - Peatross, C. Ford - Rachleff, Peter J. - Remsberg, Rich - Sapoznik, Henry - Tidwell, John Edgar - Wiltsey, Tom - Zvonchenko, Walter - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - Library of Congress - National New Deal Preservation Association - United States. National Archives and Records Administration
    • Original Format: Film, Video - Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 2008-03-13
  • D'Army Bailey oral history interview conducted by David P. Cline in Memphis, Tennessee,

    D'Army Bailey describes growing up in Memphis, Tennessee, the influence of the Crump political machine in city politics, and his involvement with the Memphis NAACP at an early age. He talks about his participation in the civil rights activism as a student at Southern University, for which he was ultimately expelled. Bailey describes his move to Clark University in Massachusetts, where he became involved ...

    • Contributor: Bailey, D'Army - Cline, David P. - Civil Rights History Project (U.S.)
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2013
  • The last days of President McKinley--films of William McKinley and the Pan-American Exposition, 1901 / Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Compilation of 28 films from the Library of Congress Paper Print Collection.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1991
  • Theodore Roosevelt his life and times on film / Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Derived from the Theodore Roosevelt Association Collection and the Paper Print Collection of the Motion Picture, Broadcasting, and Recorded Sound Division at the Library of Congress, presents 104 films that document the events in Theodore Roosevelt's life from the Spanish-American War in 1898 to his death in 1919. Features selected bibliography, timeline, film chronology, and four sound recordings of Roosevelt stating his progressive political ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1999
  • President Harding and Calvin Coolidge [1] /

    Various scenes of the official notification ceremonies held on July 22, 1920 for Warren G. Harding, selected as the Presidential candidate by 17th Republican National Convention and Calvin Coolidge, selected as the Vice Presidential nominee. Opening views of Harding, followed by scenes of him and his wife, Florence Kling Harding, in Marion, Ohio; Harding, Coolidge, and Will H. Hays, Republican National Committee chairman, getting ...

    • Contributor: Harding, Warren G. (Warren Gamaliel) - Coolidge, Calvin - Harding, Florence Kling - Hays, Will H. (Will Harrison) - Harding, George T. - Lodge, Henry Cabot - Morrow, Edwin P. - Republican National Convention - Community Motion Picture Service, Inc - Theodore Roosevelt Association Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1920
  • Iḥnā bitūʻ al-utūbīs / Catalog Record Only

    The story takes place before the Arab-Israel War in 1967. Jābir and his neighbour Marzūq were on the bus, they got in a fight with the conductor and were arrested. Unfortunately they were wrongly accused of political motives and were sent to political prison instead of regular prison. In the prison, the leader of the prison tried to force them to confess that they ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 200?
  • Memoirs of Farhad Farjad / Catalog Record Only

    One of a collection of interviews with Iranian political dissidents and emigrés. Interviewees are from the fields of politics and the arts and have backgrounds in a number of different movements and organizations: the Islamic and national movements, labor and peasant movements, as well as leftist, student and women's movements. The experience about which the interviewees speak covers roughly the period from 1930s to ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1995
  • Shāhid ʻalá al-ʻaṣr. Muḥammad Mazālī. Catalog Record Only

    This show features interviews with prominent figures who occupy important roles in the past. The guest is: Muḥammad Mazālī, the former prime minister of Tunisia.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2000
  • Xue xi jing cheng. Catalog Record Only

    News broadcasts and interviews documenting the Tiananmen Square student-led democratic movement in 1989 and demonstrations in later years.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1989
  • Romero / Catalog Record Only

    PAu1-210-099 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright: Paulist Pictures. DCR 1989; REG 22Feb89; PAu1-210-099. Film copyrighted as unpublished but distributed in the U.S. in 1989. Original music by Gabriel Yared ; film editor, Frans Vandenburg ; director of photography, Geoff Burton ; associate producer, Lewis Abel ; supervising producer, Michael Rhodes ; executive producers, Lawrence Mortorff, John Sacret Young. Raul Julia, Richard Jordan, Ana Alicia, Eddie ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1989
  • Omnibus. He shall have power / Catalog Record Only

    An episode of the television cultural anthology series consisting solely of a study of the powers of the U.S. Presidency, focusing on Presidents Washington, Jackson, Lincoln, the Roosevelts, and Wilson.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1960
  • Baṅgabandhu Bāṃlādeśa : jātira janaka Baṅgabandhu Śekha Majibura Rahamānera barṇāḍhya jībanabhittika pramāṇyacitra / Catalog Record Only

    Documentary on the life and works of Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, 1920-1975, a Bengali nationalist politician; includes his speeches during 1971 liberation movement of Bangladesh.

    • Contributor: Sāhā, Biśvajita - Muktadhāra (Firm)
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2000
  • Playing the game. Cambodia, the bloodiest domino / Catalog Record Only

    A narrated historical documentary series of the Cambodian civil war; on the change in US policy from isolationist idealism to pragmatic interventionism, starting with the Atlantic Charter declaration in 1941 through the end of the Cold War ; includes black and white historical photo's and interviews of journalists such as Serge Thion, who describe their experiences of the Khmer Rouge and the village people; ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2001
  • Tiananmen min zhu yun dong ji shi / Catalog Record Only

    News broadcasts and interviews documenting the Tiananmen Square student-led democratic movement in 1989 and demonstrations in later years.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1989
  • Pāk Bhārat taʻalluqāt : imkānāt tauqqaʻāt aur k̲h̲adshāt. Catalog Record Only

    Proceeding of a seminar on relations between Pakistan and India, with reference to world politics, held in Lahore.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2005
  • [The Edward W. Brooke Collection of film and video materials relating to his political career, Catalog Record Only

    The Edward W. Brooke Collection is comprised of government and commercially produced works and unedited footage. Most of the materials relate to Brooke's political career as opposed to his personal and professional lives. There is unedited footage of his being sworn in as Massachusetts attorney general in 1963. The majority of the film and video dates from 1966 to 1968, during which time he ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video - Collection
    • Date: 1966
  • Akthar min raʼy. Ikhtiṭāf ʻAbd Allāh Ūjalān / Catalog Record Only

    A weekly program in which guests debate the most newsworthy issue of the week. Discussed in this episode: Abdullah Ǒcalan; Kurds; Turkey; ethnic relations; politics and government.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1999