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  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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?
  • 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
  • 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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  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • Mrs. Roosevelt meets the public. Catalog Record Only

    A weekly series wherein Eleanor Roosevelt and her guests discuss the major problems facing the world and the United States. Participating guests include experts in the fields of government, science and world affairs who are directly concerned with the topic of discussion. Mrs. Roosevelt enters actively into the discussion with her guests, expressing her opinion. She also brings representatives of the general public on ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1950
  • Oppenheimer. Catalog Record Only

    Copyright: no reg. Music composed by Pat Metheny ; executive director, David M. Davis ; narrator, John Carson. Announcer: Richard Riley. Sam Waterston, Jana Shelden, David Suchet, Manning Redwood. Number referring to episode on accession card is 118; Gianakos' Television drama series programming ... 1980-1982 lists number as 18. Aired on PBS on 5/18/82; later aired on WETA; LC's viewing copy is a reissue ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1984
  • Battle for America / Catalog Record Only

    "A call to action by Dick Morris to take back our country, 'Battle for America' is a searing look at the ongoing conflict between 'constitutional conservatives' and an out-of-touch, arrogant, and ever-expanding central government"--Videodisc container.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2010
  • In search of history. Secrets of the Oval Office / Catalog Record Only

    Discusses how Clinton's inappropriate behavior is just another chapter in a long story of White House transgressions.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1998
  • Bob Roberts / Catalog Record Only

    A political satire about a folk-singer demagogue campaigning to be the U.S. senator from Pennsylvania. The entire film is framed as a British TV documentary being prepared on Roberts' campaign.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1992
  • Let's get Frank / Catalog Record Only

    A biography of politician Barney Frank, a Democratic representative from Massachusetts and one of the few openly gay politicians in America.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2006
  • Murrow-Oppenheimer interview / Catalog Record Only

    Dr. Oppenheimer describes the function of the Institute for Advanced Study at Princeton, NJ; the work of the 100 scholars studying there; and his own views on nuclear warfare, the future of scientific inquiry, and some of the complex mathematical mysteries that beset scientists.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1955
  • President Harding and Calvin Coolidge [2] Catalog Record Only

    Various scenes of the official notification ceremonies held on July 22, 1920 for Warren G. Harding, selected as the Presidential candidate by the 17th Republican National Convention and Calvin Coolidge, selected as the Vice Presidential nominee. Opening views of Harding, followed by views of him, Coolidge, and Will H. Hays, Republican National Committee chairman, getting out of auto with other members of Republican Party; ...

    • Contributor: Community Motion Picture Service, Inc - Theodore Roosevelt Association Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1920
  • Congress reasserts itself. Catalog Record Only

    Shows how Vietnam and Watergate have affected the operational procedures of the United States Congress. Presents a historical view of the power struggle between the President and Congress and discusses this struggle in current events.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1976
  • Understanding government Catalog Record Only

    Explores the federal government with a look at the functions and structure of the three branches : Executive Branch, Legislative Branch, and Judical Branch. Includes information on how United States government is set up with a checks and balances system. Offers some insights through comments by educators and elected officials.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2000
  • Oppenheimer. Catalog Record Only

    Copyright: no reg. Music composed by Pat Metheny ; executive director, David M. Davis ; narrator, John Carson. Announcer: Richard Riley. Sam Waterston, Manning Redwood. Number referring to episode on accessioning card is 121; Gianakos' Television drama series programming ... 1980-1982 lists number as 21. Aired on PBS on 6/8/82; later aired on WETA; LC's viewing copy is a reissue and was taped off-air ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1984
  • Look here. Fulgencio Batista / Catalog Record Only

    The first live program to be transmitted from Cuba to the U.S. via "over-the-air" facilities opens with an announcer narrating a video tour of downtown Havana. Agronsky begins the interview commenting on the fortress-like appearance of the Presidential Palace and asking if Cuban president Batista's life is in danger; in replying, Batista talks about the March 13th Cuban revolt and attempt on his life. ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1957
  • The Fighting priest : a pictorial review of the man of the hour, the Reverend Charles E. Coughlin, famous Detroit radio commentator / Catalog Record Only

    A profile of Father Charles E. Coughlin, a Catholic priest and radio commentator who gained prominence during the Depression. Concludes with Father Coughlin speaking in support of the New Deal.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1934