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    Whoever you are "Groups of parents in one neighborhood in New York City, trying to overcome intolerance and juvenile delinquency, find the answer in a recreational program which encourages racial and religious tolerance"-- Selected films on child life, 1959, p. 68.
    • Contributor: Praag, W. Van - Vft Films - Taylor, Joseph - Fink, Frances
    • Date: 1946
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    Behind your radio dial This program presents a backstage view of radio and television broadcasting. It includes capsule summaries of the departments making up the NBC network organization, scenes of rehearsals and broadcasts by NBC's top stars.
    • Contributor: Shulman, Alan - Sullivan, Neil - Montagne, Edward J. - Reisman, Philip H. - Grauer, Ben - Toscanini, Arturo - RKO-Pathe - National Broadcasting Company
    • Date: 1949
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    All-American news. [1942-08]
    All American news 1942 unidentified issue
    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 a Baltimore merchant marine who survived when his ship was sunk, and...
    • Contributor: Barnett, Claude - All American News, Inc - Alexander, William D. - Glucksman, E. M. (Emanuel M.)
    • Date: 1942
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    All-American news. [1945-01, no. 3]
    All American news, 1945, unidentified issue
    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 the retirement of Mr. Lucas, steward on the President's private railcar, who served...
    • Contributor: Barnett, Claude - All American News, Inc - Alexander, William D. - Glucksman, E. M. (Emanuel M.)
    • Date: 1945
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    Bomber The manufacture, speed, and power of the B-26 Army Bomber.
    • Contributor: United States. Office of Production Management - U.S. Government Films Collection (Library of Congress) - United States. Office for Emergency Management - United States. Office of War Information
    • Date: 1941
  • Film, Video
    All-American news. [1944-03]
    All American news III
    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 Harry McAlpin, the first African-American reporter to be given White House press credentials;...
    • Contributor: Barnett, Claude - All American News, Inc - Alexander, William D. - Owen, Chandler - Glucksman, E. M. (Emanuel M.)
    • Date: 1944
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    About faces Emphasizes the importance of good teeth, particularly in relationship to one's appearance; and of care of the teeth, particularly the necessity of regular visits to a dentist.
    • Contributor: Thomas, Lowell - United States. Public Health Service - U.S. Government Films Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1941
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    The calls that cure Shows the telephone center and the bedside telephone service in a U. S. Army hospital. Discusses the beneficial effects on the soldiers of receiving telephone calls from home, and advises families at home how to handle these important calls.
    • Contributor: U.S. Government Films Collection (Library of Congress) - American Telephone and Telegraph Company - United States. Office of War Information
    • Date: 1945
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    All-American news. [1945-04, 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 Walter F. Walter, named Secretary of Public Works for Liberia, Dr. Charles W....
    • Contributor: Barnett, Claude - All American News, Inc - Alexander, William D. - Glucksman, E. M. (Emanuel M.)
    • Date: 1945
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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."
    • Date: 1581

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    The House I Live In
    • Contributor: RKO Radio Pictures - Maltz, Albert - Sinatra, Frank - Stordahl, Alex
    • Date: 1945
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    The all-star bond rally Bob Hope hosts a war bond rally, stars include: Betty Grable, Fibber McGee/Molly, Frank Sinatra, Harpo Marx, Linda Darnell, Faye Marlowe, Jeanne Crain, June Haver, Vivian Blaine, Carmen Miranda, Bing Crosby.
    • Contributor: Rabjohn, Stan - Haver, June - Audley, Michael - Motion Picture Industry - War Activities Committee - Marx, Harpo - Quinn, Don - Miranda, Carmen - Fanchon - Marlowe, Faye ... Rabjohn, Stan - Haver, June - Audley, Michael - Motion Picture Industry - War Activities Committee - Marx, Harpo - Quinn, Don - Miranda, Carmen - Fanchon - Marlowe, Faye - Sinatra, Frank - Van Trees, James - Blaine, Vivian - Jordan, Marian - Hope, Bob - Newman, Emil - Grable, Betty - Crain, Jeanne - Crosby, Bing - Jordan, Jim - Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation
    • Date: 1945
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    For Health and Happiness
    • Contributor: United States Department of Agriculture - Cornell University - Monsch, Helen
    • Date: 1941
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    All-American news. [1945-07, no. 1]
    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 African-American artist, Selma Burke, the retirement of Wilmington, Delaware City Councilman, John O....
    • Contributor: Barnett, Claude - All American News, Inc - Alexander, William D. - Glucksman, E. M. (Emanuel M.)
    • Date: 1945
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    All-American news. [1945-05, no. 4]
    All American news 4 | All American news IV | All-American news reel no. 4
    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 Ann Petry, the winner of the Houghton Mifflin Literary Fellowship Award, and the...
    • Contributor: Barnett, Claude - All American News, Inc - Alexander, William D. - Glucksman, E. M. (Emanuel M.)
    • Date: 1945
  • 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
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    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
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    In every day "A typical day in the life of a model American boy, stressing the proper health habits, a well balanced diet, interesting hobbies and a correct attitude toward work and play. Throughout the day he demonstrates good health habits and positive character qualities"--Educational film guide, 1953, p. 513.
    • Contributor: Ommanney, Pierce - Fitts, J. W. - Finer Films (Firm)
    • Date: 1941
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    [All-American news--excerpts. 1945-06, no. 1]
    All American news 9 | All American news IX
    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 a G.I. returning home to Columbus.
    • 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. 1]
    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 Private Sidney Walker (the boxer, Beau Jack) receiving an education while in the...
    • Contributor: Barnett, Claude - All American News, Inc - Alexander, William D. - Glucksman, E. M. (Emanuel M.)
    • Date: 1945
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    Radio and Television
    • Contributor: Burton Holmes Films (Chicago, Ill.) - Vocational Guidance Films, Inc - Twogood, Arthur P.
    • Date: 1940
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    Stepping along with television Film explaining the process that allows for national simultaneous broadcasting of television with a broadcast of Tchaikovsky's Sleeping beauty.
    • Contributor: Caravel Films - At & T (Firm)
    • Date: 1949
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    Are You Popular?
    • Contributor: Coronet Instructional Films
    • Date: 1947
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    The adventures of Junior Raindrop Animated portion follows a raindrop's course through a watershed while live action portion demonstrates how poor watershed management leads to negative consequences for people and the environment.
    • Contributor: Clancy, Carl Stearns - Wendelin, Rudolph - United States. Forest Service
    • Date: 1948
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    Land of the free
    Automotive industry
    Presents the panoply of American history, the richness of American human and natural resources, and the greatness of American freedoms. Reviews the country's industrial and agriculture wealth and relates the stories of people who strive to capitalize on it. Lists the nation's share of the world's production of goods and consumption of resources. Hails the freedom of travel in the U.S. and the American...
    • Contributor: Wilding Picture Productions. Distribution Department - Wilding Picture Productions - Chrysler Corporation. Dodge Division - Weeks, AL - Pelletier, Vincent
    • Date: 1940