Film, VideoEuvester Simpson oral history interview conducted by John Dittmer in Jackson, Mississippi, 2013-03-12.
- Contributor: Civil Rights History Project (U.S.) - Dittmer, John - Simpson, Euvester
- Date: 2013-03-12
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Film, VideoKathleen Cleaver oral history interview conducted by Joseph Mosnier in Atlanta, Georgia, 2011-09-16. Kathleen Cleaver recalls growing up in Tuskegee, Alabama, India and the Philippines while her father worked for the foreign service. She remembers dropping out of college to work for the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC) as a secretary, and witnessing the dissolution of that organization. She discusses meeting her husband, Eldridge Cleaver, joining the Black Panther Party, and organizing against police brutality.
- Contributor: Civil Rights History Project (U.S.) - Mosnier, Joseph - Cleaver, Kathleen
- Date: 2011-09-16
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Film, VideoAgenda: grinding America down /
Grinding America down Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available "When Idaho legislator Curtis Bowers wrote a 'letter to the editor' about the drastic changes in America's culture, it became the feature story on the evening news, people protested at the Capitol, and for weeks the local newspapers were filled with responses. He realized then, he'd hit on something. Ask almost anyone and you'll hear, 'Communism is dead! The Berlin Wall came down.' Though ...
- Date: 2010
Film, VideoNational Security and the Constitution The Law Library of Congress hosted a panel discussion on "National Security and the Constitution." Law Library specialist and constitutional scholar, Louis Fisher, chaired the panel comprised of Brian McKeon, deputy staff director and chief counsel for the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations, and Michael O'Neill, minority chief counsel and staff director for the Senate Committee on the Judiciary. The three discussed the constitutional ...
- Date: 2007-09-12
Film, VideoJoan Trumpauer Mulholland oral history interview conducted by John Dittmer in Arlington, Virginia, 2013-03-17.
- Contributor: Civil Rights History Project (U.S.) - Dittmer, John - Mulholland, Joan Trumpauer
- Date: 2013-03-17
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Film, VideoThe Library of Congress and Sloan Foundation Book Scanning Project Discussed is the Scanning for Access Program in partnership with Internet Archive and sponsored by the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation.
- Contributor: Chaletzky, Aaron
- Date: 2009-08-06
Film, VideoSanta buddies /
Santa buddies: the legend of Santa Paws | Legend of Santa Paws Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available When Puppy Paws, the fun-loving son of Santa Paws, gets tired of the North Pole, he finds Budderball on Santa's naughty list and figures he's just the dog to show him how to be an ordinary pup. But when the magical Christmas Icicle starts to melt and the world begins to forget the true meaning of the season, it's up to Puppy Paws and ...
- Contributor: McRoberts, Anna - Vince, Robert - Lloyd, Christopher - Woodburn, Danny - Wendt, George - Bosley, Tom - Cate, Field - Conway, Tim - Coppola, Chris - Flitter, Josh ... McRoberts, Anna - Vince, Robert - Lloyd, Christopher - Woodburn, Danny - Wendt, George - Bosley, Tom - Cate, Field - Conway, Tim - Coppola, Chris - Flitter, Josh - Gordon, Zachary - Panitz, Ty. - Lord, Quinn - Wenger, Brahm - Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment (Firm) - Key Pix Productions - Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm) - Copyright Collection (Library of Congress)
- Date: 2009
Film, VideoAmerica at work, America at leisure motion pictures from 1894-1915 / Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Collection of motion pictures covering work, school, and leisure activities in the United States from 1894 to 1915. Features films of the United States Postal Service from 1903, cattle breeding, fire fighters, ice manufacturing, logging, calisthenic and gymnastic exercises in schools, amusement parks, boxing, expositions, football, parades, swimming, and other sporting events.
- Date: 2000
Film, VideoThe Tale of Joseph and Zulaykha and Tatar National Identity on the Volga Frontier The ancient tale of Joseph, son of Jacob, was a "best seller" on the Silk Road from Russia to China. Before the Bolshevik revolution of 1917, Tatars, a Turkic-speaking people living in the Middle Volga, used it to propagate Islam and address the internal communal fractures caused by Russian colonization. Today, proponents of national Islamic identity call for the re-appropriation of such tales to ...
- Contributor: Kefeli, Agnes
- Date: 2009-10-22
Film, VideoCleveland Sellers oral history interview conducted by John Dittmer in Denmark, South Carolina, Cleveland Sellers shares memories of growing up in Denmark, South Carolina, especially the influence of Voorhees College in the community. He organized a Youth Chapter of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) in Denmark, and he describes the group's activities. He discusses his first impressions of Howard University, where he joined the Nonviolent Action Group (NAG). He shares memories of ...
- Contributor: Sellers, Cleveland - Dittmer, John - Civil Rights History Project (U.S.)
- Date: 2013
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Film, VideoReverb Reverb performs a capella songs at the Library of Congress, February 7, 2007. videorecording | videorecording ; 62 min | Homegrown Concert Series. (Source). February 7, 2007. (Date). Videorecording (Form).
- Contributor: Library of Congress - Reverb (Vocal Group)
- Date: 2007
Film, VideoThe New Iraq: Memory and National Identity Part 2 The symposium focused on the importance and the preservation of millions of documents from the Baathist archives of Iraq uncovered after the war in 2003. The keynote speaker was the Honorable `Ala' al-Tamimi, the Mayor of Baghdad. There was a slide presentation shown at the symposium which displayed photographs and art works made by Iraqis depicting the scourge of war. Kanan Makiya, the Iraqi ...
- Date: 2005-03-08
Film, VideoRichard Peck, Part 2
- Contributor: Peck, Richard
- Date: 2001-09-08
Film, VideoInterview with Nicole Roach, Naples, Italy, November 19, 2001
- Contributor: George, Scott Edward - Roach, Nicole
- Date: 2001-11-19
Film, VideoBryan Collier
- Contributor: Collier, Bryan
- Date: 2002-10-12
Film, VideoJames Patterson
- Contributor: Patterson, James
- Date: 2003-10-04
Film, VideoWoodrow Wilson's Right Hand: The Life of Colonel Edward M. House British journalist and historian Godfrey Hodgson discussed his new book, "Woodrow Wilson's Right Hand: The Life of Colonel Edward M. House" as part of the Books & Beyond series sponsored by the Library's Center for the Book. Colonel Edward M. House served not only as intimate friend and chief political advisor to President Wilson but also as a national security advisor and senior diplomat ...
- Contributor: Hodgson, Godfrey
- Date: 2006-10-31
Film, VideoIn Country: The Vietnam War, 30 Years After The Veterans History Project hosted a symposium which included General Julius Becton, Jr. (U.S. Army, Ret.), Vietnam veteran and educator; Bernard Kalb, a veteran journalist, author and founding anchor on the weekly CNN program Reliable Sources; Stanley Karnow, World War II veteran, journalists and author of "Vietnam: A History;" and panelist/moderator, Dr. Daun van Ee of the Library of Congress Manuscript Division and Vietnam ...
- Date: 2005-05-04
Film, VideoInterview with Jessica Horner, Naples, Italy, November 15, 2001
- Contributor: George, Scott Edward - Horner, Jessica
- Date: 2001-11-15
Film, VideoPress Conference Announcing Library Commission of Stevie Wonder Composition Singer/songwriter Stevie Wonder, the awardee of the second Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song, and Librarian of Congress James H. Billington held a press conference to discuss the world premiere of his instrumental composition, which was commissioned by the Library. Wonder described the evolution of "Sketches of a Life," which was inspired by his life experiences and influenced by his longtime love ...
- Contributor: Various, Various
- Date: 2009-02-23
Film, VideoIntroduction and History of the Library's Music Division Susan Vita makes a presentation on the Library's Music Division for the docent training program.
- Contributor: Vita, Susan
- Date: 2006-12-07
Film, VideoFour masters of Chinese storytelling video collection : full-length repertoires of Yangzhou storytelling on video, 2001-2004 The entire repertories of four master storytellers, Dai Buzhang, Fei Zhengliang (Fei Li), Gao Zaihua, and Ren Jitang (Ren Dekun) were recorded on video for the project "Large-scale Registration of Chinese Storytelling" from 2001 to 2003 in Yangzhou. In addition, a medium-length repertoire was told by Ren Dekun. Project co-leaders were Fei Li and Vibeke Børdahl, project assistant, co-editor and translator was Huang Ying, ...
- Contributor: Dai, Buzhang - Fei, LI - Gao, Zaihua - Ren, Jitang - Børdahl, Vibeke
- Date: 2001
Film, VideoDoris Adelaide Derby oral history interview conducted by Joseph Mosnier in Atlanta, Georgia, 2011-04-26. Doris Derby discusses her childhood in the Bronx, joining a National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) youth group, and attending Hunter College. She recalls her work in African art and dance, and traveling to Albany, Georgia, to join the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC) with voter registration. She remembers teaching adult literacy in Mississippi with SNCC, starting the Free Southern Theater, ...
- Contributor: Civil Rights History Project (U.S.) - Mosnier, Joseph - Derby, Doris Adelaide
- Date: 2011-04-26
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Film, VideoLooking at Pictures: An Invitation to the Prints and Photographs Collections at the Library of Congress Barbara Orbach Natanson provides an overview of Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division holdings and tips for exploring the collections. Using the example of National Child Labor Committee photos by Lewis Hine, she discusses some questions to ask when interpreting pictures and demonstrates some of the illuminating interconnections that can be found among the array of materials in the collections.
- Contributor: Orbach Natanson, Barbara
- Date: 2009-07-07
Film, VideoThe path to violence : making our schools safer /
Making our schools safer Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Ever since the wake-up call that was Columbine, schools and law enforcement have developed multiple strategies to prevent attacks. Indeed, the horror of Newtown needs to be seen in a context that's not defined by defeat. Remarkably, more than 120 school assaults have been thwarted in the past ten years. But, while security hardware and physical barriers can play a deterrent role, it's been ...
- Contributor: Slobogin, Kathy - Lindsay, Jim - Nutting, Meredith - Rosenbaum, Jill - Waterston, Sam - Ballow, Barbara - Jwm Productions - Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.) - Pbs Distribution (Firm) - Copyright Collection (Library of Congress)
- Date: 2013