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    Ragtime Ragtime, a uniquely American, syncopated musical phenomenon, has been a strong presence in musical composition, entertainment, and scholarship for over a century. See, hear, explore and learn!
    • Date: 1890

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    [Flight to Mars--trailer]. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files.
    • Date: 1951
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    The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America See and Hear American History Through Song "Know the songs of a country and you will know its history for the true feeling of a people speaks through what they sing." – Preface to The Songs of Henry Clay Work (1884) Listen to the changes in the "Star Spangled Banner" as played by different bands in different eras. Look at the ways in which ...
    • Date: 1581

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    The Danny Kaye and Sylvia Fine Collection Danny Kaye and Sylvia Fine in London American actor, singer and comedian Danny Kaye arrives with his wife, Sylvia Fine, for an appearance in London. November 1948. Following the professional lives of the husband-wife artistic duo, this presentation features a wide variety of materials, including manuscripts, scores, scripts, photographs, sound recordings and video clips from the Danny Kaye and Sylvia Fine Collection. Kaye, a ...
    • Contributor: Kaye, Danny - Fine, Sylvia - Halsman, Philippe - McDowall, Roddy - Dena Pictures, Inc - Kaye (Danny)/Fine (Sylvia) Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1918

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    96 Ranch Rodeo and Barbecue (1951)
    • Contributor: Stewart, Leslie J.
    • Date: 1951-00-00
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    New York confidential. A Covenant with death / Catalog Record Only PA301-222 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright: PUB 30Sep58; REG 29Aug86; PA301-222. Copyright notice on film: Metropolis Productions, Inc. ; 1958. Reference source used: copyright data sheet. Received: 10/17/86; ref print; copyright deposit--RNR; Copyright Collection.
    • Date: 1958
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    Truth or consequences. Catalog Record Only Series title and telecast date taken from leader and original film can. Assistant producer, Jimmy Kruse ; announcer, Jerry Lawrence. Host: Steve Dunne. Guest: Virginia Gibson. Performers: Buddy Cole and His Orchestra. NBC inventory box no. 915. Operation no. QK-11785. Sources used: NBC program analysis files, title file [MI], from TRI to TUR, and programs-sponsored file [MI], from TIM to TON; The encyclopedia of ...
    • Date: 1956
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    The Bob Hope show. Catalog Record Only PAu003423698 U.S. Copyright Office Guests: Rosemary Clooney, Joan Collins, Wendell Corey, Sam Snead. Filmed before a live audience at NBC Studios in Burbank, California. Sources used: video container; Copyright catalog online; Copyright description.
    • Date: 1959
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    Youth wants to know. Catalog Record Only Title from film leader. Guest: Dr. Edward Teller. Moderator: Steve McCormick. NBC inventory box no. 1033. Operation no. 55-2805. Sources used: NBC inventory card; film leader; phone call to WRC-TV, 9/97. Received: 7/16/86; arch neg; gift; NBC Television Collection. Received: 7/16/86; neg trk; gift; NBC Television Collection.
    • Date: 1955
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    The Life and legend of Wyatt Earp. The Pinkertons / Catalog Record Only PA236-344 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright: Wyatt Earp Enterprises, Inc. DCR 1956 ; PUB 20Mar56; REG 18Dec84; PA236-344. No. 28. Reference source used: copyright data sheet. Received: 02/14/85; ref print; copyright deposit--RNR; Copyright Collection.
    • Date: 1956
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    Toast of the town. Catalog Record Only PA0001393838 U.S. Copyright Office Sources used: video container; Copyright catalog online; Copyright data sheet.
    • Contributor: Copyright Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1954
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    [Television commercial--Armstrong plastic corlon] / Catalog Record Only Possible telecast date from leader. NBC inventory box no. 58 and title, Armstrong cross plugs. 1956-09-11. Operation no. 56-2083. Sources used: NBC Television Collection inventory, p. 49; NBC program analysis files, programs-sponsored file [MI], from ARM to ASS. Received: 7/16/86; arch pos and arch pos, copy 2; gift; NBC Television Collection.
    • Date: 1956
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    PÉCHÉ DE JEUNESSE motion picture | Feature film (over 60 minutes). Motion Picture (Form).
    • Contributor: Louis Duchesne - Henri Crolla, André Hodeir
    • Date: 1958
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    ONSKEDRØMMEN motion picture | Short film (under 30 minutes). The Black Bottom Stompers:- Gösta Nilsson, cornet; Jan Bark, trombone; Jan Källström, soprano sax; Lars Göran Mattson, piano; Olle Persson, banjo; Bo Carnested, acoustic double bass. (Personnel On Camera). Motion Picture (Form).
    • Contributor: Olle Helander
    • Date: 1950
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    SOME LIKE IT HOT (1959) motion picture | Feature film (over 60 minutes). "Sweet Georgia Brown" by Ben Bernie, Maceo Pinkard, Ken Casey; "Runnin' wild" by Joe Grey, Leo Wood, A Harrington Gibbs; "I wanna be loved by you" by Bert Kalmar, Harry Ruby, Herbert Stothart; "I'm through with love" by Gus Kahn, Matty Malneck, Fud Livingston. (Songs). Inc: Art Pepper, alto sax; Gene Cipriano, woodwinds; Barney Kessel, electric ...
    • Contributor: Billy Wilder - Adolph Deutsch - Matty Malneck - (Part) Heinie Beau
    • Date: 1959
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    THE OLD MAN AND THE SEA motion picture | Feature film (over 60 minutes). Inc: Laurindo Almeida, guitar. (Soundtrack Personnel). Motion Picture (Form).
    • Contributor: John Sturges - Dmitri Tiomkin
    • Date: 1957
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    NBC Opera Theatre. The marriage of Figaro.
    Marriage of Figaro. | Opera Theatre. | NBC-TV Opera Theatre. | NBC Television Opera Theatre. | NBC Opera. Catalog Record Only
    Series and episode titles listed in NBC program analysis files, programs file [MI], from 1966M to 1966N respectively as NBC Opera Theatre and The marriage of Figaro. Part I; Variety television reviews, v. 15, p. 242 lists the following variant forms of the series title: Opera Theatre, NBC-TV Opera Theatre and NBC Television Opera Theatre. NBC Opera Theatre is the name of both the ...
    • Date: 1954
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    The American forum. Can we outlaw war? /
    Can we outlaw war? Catalog Record Only
    This series presents discussions of national and international topics with authoritative leaders who provide opposing views. The guests are questioned by a panel especially invited to appear on the show. The guests are William F. Buckley, Jr., noted author and lecturer; Norman Cousins, editor of the Saturday review; Frank Gibney, editor of Newsweek; and Eugene Lyons, a senior editor of Reader's digest.
    • Date: 1955
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    The Life and legend of Wyatt Earp. The War of the colonels / Catalog Record Only PA236-332 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright: Wyatt Earp Enterprises, Inc. DCR 1956 ; PUB 10Apr56; REG 18Dec84; PA236-332. No. 34. Reference source used: copyright data sheet. Received: 02/14/85; ref print; copyright deposit--RNR; Copyright Collection.
    • Date: 1956
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    The living desert / Catalog Record Only A photographic study of plant and animal life in the arid plain which stretches from Oregon to Mexico and from California to Texas. Includes scenes of a death struggle between a hawk and a rattlesnake, an encounter between a bobcat and wild pigs, the pursuit of a kangaroo rat and her babies by a kingsnake, a contest between two male turtles for the favor ...
    • Date: 1953
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    Death in pursuit / Catalog Record Only PA301-250 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright: PUB 30Sep58; REG 29Aug86; PA301-250. Copyright notice on film: Metropolis Productions, Inc. ; 1958. Reference source used: copyright data sheet. Received: 10/17/86; ref print; copyright deposit--RNR; Copyright Collection.
    • Date: 1958
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    The New adventures of Charlie Chan. Three men on a raft / Catalog Record Only PA308-151 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright: PUB 29Jun57; REG 14Nov85; PA308- Copyright notice on film: Television Programs of America, Inc. ; 1957. No. 1120. Reference source used: copyright data sheet. Received: 01/05/87; ref print; copyright deposit--RNR; Copyright Collection.
    • Date: 1957
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    Thai dancing, embassy / Catalog Record Only In the winter of 1956, a group of Thai dancers performed at the Royal Thai Embassy in Washington, DC. The classical dance they performed consisted of themes taken from the Rāmmakiān, the Thai version of the Indian narrative poem, the Rāmāyana. Some illustrations of steps and costumes follow. Final examples show northern styles.
    • Date: 1956
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    THE CHRISTMAS EVE SHOW motion picture | Made-for-TV programme or made-for-video/DVD release. Feature film (over 60 minutes). Sister Rosetta Tharpe, Steve Race and his Orchestra, Ted Heath and his Music, Humphrey Lyttelton and his Band. (Personnel On Camera). Motion Picture (Form).
    • Contributor: Joan Kemp-Welch - Steve Race - Pip Wedge - Alan Braden
    • Date: 1957
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    INN FOR TROUBLE motion picture | Feature film (over 60 minutes). title theme performed by Steve Race, pno. (Songs). Motion Picture (Form).
    • Contributor: C. M. Pennington Richards - Philip Green
    • Date: 1959