Collection Items

  • Film, Video
    All-American news. [1945-03, no. 1]
    All American news 10 | All American news X
    All-American news were the first newsreels produced for a black audience. Made in the 1940s and 1950s, they were originally intended to encourage black Americans to participate in, and support the war effort, and to reflect an African-American perspective on world and national events. Highlights of this issue include segments about a black tank battalion (probably the 784th Tank Battalion) serving as part of...
    • Contributor: Barnett, Claude - All American News, Inc - Alexander, William D. - Glucksman, E. M. (Emanuel M.)
    • Date: 1945
  • Film, Video
    All-American news. [1945-04, no. 3]
    All American news 10 | All American news X
    All-American news were the first newsreels produced for a black audience. Made in the 1940s and 1950s, they were originally intended to encourage black Americans to participate in, and support the war effort, and to reflect an African-American perspective on world and national events. Highlights of this issue include segments about awards given to the New York City Patrol Corps, who aided the depleted...
    • Contributor: Barnett, Claude - All American News, Inc - Alexander, William D. - Glucksman, E. M. (Emanuel M.)
    • Date: 1945
  • Film, Video
    All-American news. [1945-01, no. 2]
    All American news 13 | All American news XIII
    All-American news were the first newsreels produced for a black audience. Made in the 1940s and 1950s, they were originally intended to encourage black Americans to participate in, and support the war effort, and to reflect an African-American perspective on world and national events. Highlights of this issue include segments about Horace Cayton's book, Black Metropolis, the Junior Police and Citizens Corps boys club...
    • Contributor: Barnett, Claude - All American News, Inc - Alexander, William D. - Glucksman, E. M. (Emanuel M.)
    • Date: 1945
  • Film, Video
    Women in the news. [Vol. 1, no. 42?]
    Women in the news. | Women In the news II | Women in the news with Betty Gray. November 1950
    Weekly television newsreel featuring women. Depicts the activities of businesswomen, housewives, factory workers, artists, philanthropists, athletes, celebrities and ordinary women demonstrating their interests and accomplishments in all walks of life. Highlights of this issue include segments about: Anna Naegel and other passengers arriving about the Queen Mary (Personalities in the news); table tennis champion, Sally Green; national amateur swimming champs, Jackie LaVine and Maureen...
    • Contributor: Gray, Betty - United Artists Television (Firm) - All American News, Inc - Cumming, Adelaide Hawley
    • Date: 1950
  • Film, Video
    All-American news. [1944-09, no. 1]
    All American news 12 | All American news XII
    All-American news were the first newsreels produced for a black audience. Made in the 1940s and 1950s, they were originally intended to encourage black Americans to participate in, and support the war effort, and to reflect an African-American perspective on world and national events. Highlights of this issue include segments about Evelyn C. Vaughan, Red Cross program director, returning from the front, an interview...
    • Contributor: Barnett, Claude - All American News, Inc - Alexander, William D. - Glucksman, E. M. (Emanuel M.)
    • Date: 1945
  • Film, Video
    All-American news. [1944-09, no. 2]
    All American news 12 | All American news XII
    All-American news were the first newsreels produced for a black audience. Made in the 1940s and 1950s, they were originally intended to encourage black Americans to participate in, and support the war effort, and to reflect an African-American perspective on world and national events. Highlights of this issue include segments about soldiers in the 92nd Infantry Division building a landing field in Italy, and...
    • Contributor: Barnett, Claude - All American News, Inc - Alexander, William D. - Glucksman, E. M. (Emanuel M.)
    • Date: 1944
  • Film, Video
    All-American news. [1945-02-25, no. 2]
    All American news 6 | All American news VI
    All-American news were the first newsreels produced for a black audience. Made in the 1940s and 1950s, they were originally intended to encourage black Americans to participate in, and support the war effort, and to reflect an African-American perspective on world and national events. Highlights of this issue include a segment about Jeri Smith, a pianist playing at Carnegie Hall, a service man being...
    • Contributor: Barnett, Claude - All American News, Inc - Alexander, William D. - Glucksman, E. M. (Emanuel M.)
    • Date: 1945