• William G. Anderson oral history interview conducted by Joseph Mosnier in Detroit, Michigan, 2011-07-26.

    • Contributor: Civil Rights History Project (U.S.) - Mosnier, Joseph - Anderson, William G.
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2011-07-26

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  • TR receiving Belgian envoys at Sagamore Hill [1917] /

    TR entertains members of the Belgian Mission at Sagamore Hill, Aug. 22, 1917. The mission is headed by Baron Ludovic Moncheur, former Ambassador to the United States and includes General Mathieu Leclercq, Commander of the Belgian Cavalry, Major Leon Osterrieth, Hector Carlier, Count Louis d'Ursel, and Jean D. Mertens. Those accompanying the Belgian Mission include George T. Wilson, Major General Daniel Appleton, Lieutenant Harry ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1917
  • Matthew J. Perry oral history interview conducted by Joseph Mosnier in Columbia, South Carolina, 2011-06-07.

    • Contributor: Civil Rights History Project (U.S.) - Mosnier, Joseph - Perry, Matthew J. (Matthew James)
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2011-06-07

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  • AWOL, all wrong old Laddiebuck /

    From J. McIntire, Silent animated films at the Library of Congress: Concerns American soldiers in Europe after the armstice [sic]. One goes AWOL with "Joy" (Miss AWOL) and after a series of mishaps with her, he is thrown in a guard house while his fellow soldiers go home. From Origin of American animation 1900-1921 notes: A cautionary tale for troops impatient to return home ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1919
  • [Quentin Roosevelt]; Clemenceau and Foch, 1917-1919 /

    Film appears to have been photographed in France during WWI. Medium close shot of Quentin Roosevelt with a small building in background; brief shot of French and American officers, including Lieutenant Edward V. Rickenbacker at immediate right, talking; view of a troop train moving through a European town as people line the tracks waving to soldiers. Final sequence is medium close panning shots, from ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1918
  • TR's sons' regiments during war, 1917-1918 [1] /

    Soldiers walk in formation on a road accompanied by several mounted men. Because of the soldiers' heavy clothing, it must be winter. This group may be the 26th Infantry, Theodore and Archibald Roosevelt's regiment. Following sequence is of biplanes flying in formation; third sequence is shot at a hangar where men appear to be preparing a plane for flight. The second and third sequences ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1918
  • W.S.S. Thriftettes /

    A promotion for war savings stamps, reputed here to help confine Germany's Kaiser to a circus cage.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1918
  • Roosevelt scenes [1917-1918] /

    Views of TR at various public functions in support of the war effort: 1) TR stands with Brigadier General Michael J. Lenihan, fellow-officer in the Spanish-American War, and speaks to camera during an informal visit to Camp Mills, near Garden City, N.Y., on Sept. 2, 1917; 2) on the lawn of Sagamore Hill on Aug. 22, 1917, TR and members of the Belgian mission ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1917
  • Sarah Bernhardt addresses crowd in Prospect Park, Brooklyn, 1917 /

    On July 4, 1917, French actress Sarah Bernhardt speaks in Prospect Park, Brooklyn, N.Y., on behalf of French-American cooperation in the war effort. Addressing more than 50,000 people gathered around a decorated music platform, Mme. Bernhardt stands and speaks from an open touring car parked in front of the platform. Medium close shot of Mme. Bernhardt speaking and gesturing, with man who may be ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1917
  • Scott Bates oral history interview conducted by David P. Cline in Sewanee, Tennessee, 2013-06-20.

    • Contributor: Civil Rights History Project (U.S.) - Cline, David P. - Bates, Scott
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2013-06-20

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  • Robert Bagner Hayling oral history interview conducted by Joseph Mosnier in Saint Augustine, Florida, 2011-09-14.

    • Contributor: Civil Rights History Project (U.S.) - Mosnier, Joseph - Hayling, Robert Bagner
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2011-09-14

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  • San Francisco's future /

    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 Worlds ("the Wobblies"), but also among responsible labor leaders. At the same time, with the rise of Bolshevism ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1916
  • TR reviews and addresses troops [Fort Sheridan, Ill.]; TR riding in auto, Chicago, 1917 /

    Two segments of TR during a midwestern speaking tour in support of military preparedness. On September 27, 1917, TR visited the officers' training camp at Fort Sheridan, Illinois. Views of troops marching past a reviewing stand for inspection by TR and several civilian and military personnel; identified on the platform with TR are Captain Georges Etienne Bertrand (wearing beret), a visiting Frenchman who instructed ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1917
  • Alfred Moldovan oral history interview conducted by Joseph Mosnier in New York, New York, 2011-07-19.

    • Contributor: Civil Rights History Project (U.S.) - Mosnier, Joseph - Moldovan, Alfred
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2011-07-19

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    War in the Pacific / Catalog Record Only

    DVD; playable worldwide. Single layer; Dolby Digital; standard full frame (1.33:1). "In 1942, American forces fought the Japanese to a standstill in the pivotal Battle of Midway. This documentary is John Ford's stirring tribute to the men who fought for the island. Much of the action shown was filmed during the actual Japanese attack. After three and a half years of tough fighting, the ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2003
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    World War I: American legacy / Catalog Record Only

    DVD; widescreen presentation, enhanced for 16:9 TV; 5.1 DTS Digital Surround, Dolby Digital 5.1. Surround sound. Dual layer. Closed-captioned. Narrated by David Carradine. Title from container. Tells the many forgotten stories of the men and women who served in the Great War from the summer of 1914 to November 1918, reminding Americans of their impact on our country that can still be felt today. ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2006
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    Pearl Harbor and the war in the Pacific. Catalog Record Only

    DVD; playable worldwide; full screen presentation; Dolby Digital. Title from container. "Disc 3." "The war in the Pacific was fought island to island, and the first men ashore were usually the Marines. Experience firsthand many of these epic battles from the grim campaign at Guadalcanal, the Island of Death, to ultimate victory in the final battle on Okinawa. This was total war, fought against ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2006
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    The birth of a race / Catalog Record Only

    Copyright: no reg. 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. The birth of a race was ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1919
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    Ghosts of the sky / Catalog Record Only

    Copyright: Ultra Point Five Video Productions, Inc. DCR 1989; PUB 12Dec89; REG 5Apr90; PA506-384. Copyright notice on video: Point-Five Video Productions, Collmer Aviation Video ; 1989. Narrator, Ray Norton ; cameras, Steve Palmer, Kurt Schneider, Kelly Smith, Andy House, Rick Stewart, Rick Leal ; editing, Kurt Schneider, Steve Palmer, Tim Wylie ; music, James Ferris ; executive producer, Jan Collmer. Reference source used: copyright ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1988
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    Up in arms / Catalog Record Only

    Copyright: Avalon Productions, Inc.; 2Mar44; LP12594. Musical numbers arranged and conducted by Ray Heindorf ; dances staged and directed by Danny Dare ; musical director, Louis Forbes ; [songs] by Harold Arlen and Ted Koehler, [and] by Sylvia Fine and Max Liebman ; director of photography, Ray Rennahan ; associate producer, Don Hartman ; art direction, Perry Ferguson, Stewart Chaney ; film editors, David ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1944
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    European combat / Catalog Record Only

    Thunderbolt-- Memphis Belle-- Task force -- Private SNAFU. Memphis Belle by William Wyler. Jimmy Stewart (Thunderbolt). Thunderbolt is the story of the 57th Fighter Group's mission over Italy. Memphis Belle is the story of the first American bomber crew to complete their tour of duty. Task force is a film about the dangers faced by sailors and their voyages. DVD format. Title from disc ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2003
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    Grant Williams 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 Grant Williams' memories of growing up in Virginia, working as a housepainter and serving in the army air force during World War II. He recalls training at Tuskegee Airfield, serving in Italy and becoming a sergeant. He discusses serving in ...

    • Contributor: Williams, Grant
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2010
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    Tuskegee Airmen oral history project, Quentin P. Smith, 477th Bomber Group. Catalog Record Only

    Forms part of: Chicago DODO Chapter, Tuskegee Airmen, Inc. oral history project. Sources used: copyright database; copyright application form; The official site of the Chicago DODO Chapter of the Tuskegee Airmen, viewed July 16, 2010. viewing copy. 1 videocassette of 1 (VHS) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.

    • Contributor: Smith, Quentin P.
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1999
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    Tuskegee Airmen oral history project, Beverly Dungill, 334th Fighter Group. Catalog Record Only

    Forms part of: Chicago DODO Chapter, Tuskegee Airmen, Inc. oral history project. Sources used: copyright database; copyright application form; The official site of the Chicago DODO Chapter of the Tuskegee Airmen, viewed July 19, 2010. viewing copy. 1 videocassette of 1 (VHS) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.

    • Contributor: Dungill, Beverly
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1999
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    Tuskegee Airmen oral history project, Robert L. Martin, 332nd Fighter Group. Catalog Record Only

    Forms part of: Chicago DODO Chapter, Tuskegee Airmen, Inc. oral history project. Sources used: copyright database; copyright application form; The official site of the Chicago DODO Chapter of the Tuskegee Airmen, viewed July 14, 2010. viewing copy. 1 videocassette of 1 (VHS) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.

    • Contributor: Martin, Robert L.
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1998