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    Land Use Through the Seasons
    • Contributor: Stewart, Leslie J. - Fleischhauer, Carl - Wilson, William A. (William Albert)
    • Date: 1981-05-09
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    The Lever-lock Gate
    • Contributor: Fleischhauer, Carl - Wilson, William A. (William Albert) - Nichols, Jesse "tex"
    • Date: 1981-05-09
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    Michael Harper Reads His Poetry Michael S. Harper, Professor of English at Brown University, is the author of seven collections of poetry, including Dear John, Dear Coltrane and Healing Song for the Inner Ear. He has been the recipient of the Governor's Poetry Award and a Doctorate of Letters from Notre Dame College in Manchester, New Hampshire; he was named a Literary Lion by the New York Public Library; ...
    • Contributor: Harper, Michael
    • Date: 1989-02-24
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    Rules to Follow in Camp
    • Contributor: Stewart, Leslie J. - Fleischhauer, Carl - Wilson, William A. (William Albert)
    • Date: 1981-05-09
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    Sam Hamill Reads His Poetry Sam Hamill looks beyond the surface meaning of the words in this program. "What propels us through the poem is the emotion which gets expressed as rhythm," he tells a small group of students. "Precise emotion and precise words are needed in poetry." Hamill reads and discusses translations of ancient classical Asian poets.
    • Contributor: Hamill, Sam
    • Date: 1989-04-28
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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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    Denise Levertov Reads Her Poetry Denise Levertov (1923-1997) was born in Ilford, Essex, England. Educated entirely at home, she became a civilian nurse in World War II, serving in London throughout the bombings. Levertov emigrated to the United States in 1941. She received early encouragement and guidance from T.S. Eliot, Robert Creeley, William Carlos Williams and Kenneth Rexroth. In 1956, she became a U. S. citizen. During the 1960s ...
    • Contributor: Levertov, Denise
    • Date: 1988-05-27
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    The Ninety-Six Ranch Earmark
    • Contributor: Stewart, Leslie J. - Fleischhauer, Carl - Wilson, William A. (William Albert)
    • Date: 1981-05-09
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    Rita Dove Reads Her Poetry Rita Dove reads her poems and discusses their sources with a small group of students. The poems are selected from Thomas and Beulah (Carnegie-Mellon University Press, 1986) which won the Pulitzer Prize for Poetry, and from her earlier books: The Yellow House on the Corner (1980), Museum (Carnegie-Mellon University Press, 1983), and a book of short stories: Fifth Sunday (University Press of Virginia, 1985).
    • Contributor: Dove, Rita
    • Date: 1989-01-26
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    The Ketch Lot
    • Contributor: Stewart, Leslie J. - Fleischhauer, Carl - Wilson, William A. (William Albert)
    • Date: 1981-05-09
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    Allen Ginsberg Reads His Poetry Allen Ginsberg discusses his work and the poets who influenced him, including Walt Whitman and William Carlos Williams. Born in Newark, NJ in 1926, Ginsberg became a major figure in American poetry in the late 1950s after his book, Howl and Other Poems, was published. Along with his friends William S. Burroughs, Neal Cassady, and Jack Kerouac, Ginsberg was part the Beat Movement. In ...
    • Contributor: Ginsburg, Allen
    • Date: 1988-04-29
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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 Baler
    • Contributor: Fleischhauer, Carl - Nichols, Jesse "tex" - Purser, Margaret Sermons
    • Date: 1982-07-10
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    Strategy for Livestock Movement at the Branding
    • Contributor: Stewart, Leslie J. - Fleischhauer, Carl - Wilson, William A. (William Albert)
    • Date: 1981-05-09
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    Cutting and Windrowing Hay with a Swather
    • Contributor: Fleischhauer, Carl - Purser, Margaret Sermons - Muceus, Annebet
    • Date: 1982-07-08
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    Lucille Clifton Reads Her Poetry Lucille Clifton won the 2000 National Book Award for Poetry for her book Blessing the Boats: New and Selected Poems (BOA Editions, 2000). She has written 10 collections of poetry and 19 children's books.
    • Contributor: Clifton, Lucille
    • Date: 1988-03-17
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    The Harobed
    • Contributor: Fleischhauer, Carl - Purser, Margaret Sermons - Stewart, Fred
    • Date: 1982-07-08
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    On Cooking Mountain Oysters
    • Contributor: Stewart, Leslie J. - Fleischhauer, Carl - Wilson, William A. (William Albert)
    • Date: 1981-05-09
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    Why Rancher Les Stewart Shuns New Technology for Branding
    • Contributor: Stewart, Leslie J. - Fleischhauer, Carl - Wilson, William A. (William Albert)
    • Date: 1981-05-09
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    Rancher Les Stewart Explains the Strategy for Sorting the Herd
    • Contributor: Stewart, Leslie J. - Fleischhauer, Carl - Wilson, William A. (William Albert)
    • Date: 1981-05-09
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    How Wattles Indentify Cattle
    • Contributor: Stewart, Leslie J. - Fleischhauer, Carl - Wilson, William A. (William Albert)
    • Date: 1981-05-09
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    The Hay Derrick
    • Contributor: Stewart, Leslie J. - Fleischhauer, Carl - Purser, Margaret Sermons
    • Date: 1982-07-08
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    Louise Glück Reads Her Poetry Louise Glück explains that she is a lyric poet who loves editing. After discussing writer's block and her early work, she reads in Part I from First Born (1983), The House on Marshland (1975), and Descending Figure (1980). In Part II, she continues with poems from Descending Figure and The Triumph of Achilles (1987). In Part III, Ms. Glück discusses poems by others that ...
    • Contributor: Glück, Louise
    • Date: 1988-01-29