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    Tenderloin at night
    Tenderloin after two in the morning
    77521 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright: Thomas A. Edison; 27Nov1899; 77521. Duration: 2:02 at 16 fps. Filmed ca. June to September 1899, probably in West Orange, New Jersey. Sources used: Copyright catalog, motion pictures, 1894-1912; Musser, C. Edison motion pictures 1890-1900, 1997, p. 533; Niver, K.R. Early motion pictures, 1985. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files.
    • Contributor: White, James H. (James Henry) - Thomas A. Edison, Inc - Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1899
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    San Francisco's future By mid-1916, after viewing the carnage in Europe, the United States saw itself poised with great reluctance on the edge of participation in World War I. Isolationism and anti-preparedness feeling remained strong in San Francisco, not only among radicals such as the International Workers of the Worlds ("the Wobblies"), but also among responsible labor leaders. At the same time, with the rise of Bolshevism ...
    • Contributor: Hearst, Phoebe Apperson - Rodiester, Claire - Rolph, James - Afi/Post (George) Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1916
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    Racket squad. Catalog Record Only "Ripped from the case files of police forces across the country, Racket squad sought to expose the devious machinations of the con man. Running from 1951-1953, Racket squad was one of the first series to portray the gritty reality of criminal investigation and was twice nominated for an Emmy award"--Container.
    • Date: 2003
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    Emergency! Catalog Record Only John Gage and Roy Desoto are paramedics with the Los Angeles County Fire Dept. Station 51. Together they respond to emergencies ranging from false alarms to major disasters. Their purpose is to keep emergency patients alive long enough to get to medical facilities. Dr. Brackett and Dr. Early are part of the medical staff at Rampart Hospital. They relay messages, via radio contact, through ...
    • Date: 2009
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    M'liss / Catalog Record Only A comedy-melodrama set in the mining town, Red Gulch, Calif., about the untamed daughter (Mary Pickford) of the town drunk (Theodore Roberts) who falls in love with the new schoolteacher (Thomas Meighan) who is accused of murdering her father and the situations that occur during his murder trial.
    • Date: 1918
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    Riptide. Catalog Record Only "Three Vietnam veterans (Nick Ryder, Cody Allen and Murray Bozinsky) now work as private eyes in sunny southern California. Nick and Cody are the muscles and Murray is a computer wizard of the trio and together they solve even the hardest cases"--Internet movie database WWW site, September 14, 2012.
    • Date: 2008
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    Noah's arc.
    Noah's arc. Catalog Record Only
    Noah, a young African American gay man, and his friends attempt to find love and happiness in Los Angeles.
    • Contributor: Polk, Patrik-Ian - Stephens, Darryl - Chester, Rodney - Vincent, Christian - Spearman, Douglas - Atwood, Jensen - Tall Skinny Black Boy (Firm) - Blueprint Entertainment (Firm) - Logo (Television Network) - Open Door Productions - Mtv Networks - Paramount Pictures Corporation - Copyright Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2007
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    Eli Stone. Catalog Record Only San Francisco attorney Eli Stone (Jonny Lee Miller) continues to deal with his prophetic visions and the disruptive effect they have on both his professional and his personal life in this second season of the offbeat series. Though he is determined to use his extra-sensory power for good, his well-intentioned--and frequently eccentric--actions are often misinterpreted by those around him.
    • Date: 2009
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    Medic / Catalog Record Only Four episodes of the pioneering medical drama following the personal and professional lives of the doctors and surgeons in a Los Angeles hospital.
    • Date: 2004
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    Encino man /
    California man Catalog Record Only
    PA565-886 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright: Hollywood Pictures Company, an accepted alternative of the Walt Disney Company. Appl. au.: Encino Man Productions, Inc., employer for hire. Prev.: Music prev. reg. & prev. pub. NM: incorporation of music; all other cinematographic material. DCR 1992; PUB 22May92; REG 29May92; PA565-886. Executive producer, Hilton Green ; story by George Zaloom and Shawn Schepps ; original score by J. ...
    • Date: 1992
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    Beverly Hills Chihuahua / Catalog Record Only Chloe is a pampered Beverly Hills Chihuahua who, while on vacation in Mexico with her owner's niece, Rachel, gets lost. She must rely on her new friends to help her get back home before she is caught by a dognapper who wants to ransom her. In the meantime, Papi, a male Chihuahua who is in love with Chloe goes in pursuit of her. Papi's ...
    • Date: 2009
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    The grapes of wrath Catalog Record Only Tom Joad, a paroled convict, returns to his family farm in the Oklahoma only to learn that the Joads have been forced off their land by dust storms and crop failures, and are joining other displaced families all migrating to California for work and a better life. After a grueling and dangerous trip, they arrive at a terrible migrant camp, full of starving families ...
    • Contributor: Ford, John - Zanuck, Darryl Francis - Johnson, Nunnally - Fonda, Henry - Darwell, Jane - Carradine, John - Grapewin, Charles - Bowdon, Dorris - Simpson, Russell - Whitehead, O. Z. ... Ford, John - Zanuck, Darryl Francis - Johnson, Nunnally - Fonda, Henry - Darwell, Jane - Carradine, John - Grapewin, Charles - Bowdon, Dorris - Simpson, Russell - Whitehead, O. Z. - Toland, Gregg - Newman, Alfred - Simpson, Robert - Steinbeck, John - Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation - Twentieth Century-Fox Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1940
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    The new Dick Van Dyke show. Turning pro /
    Turning pro Catalog Record Only
    "Lucas visits his parents and has some interesting plans. He's leaving school to become a professional bowler"--TV.com WWW site, viewed April 11, 2012.
    • Date: 1973
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    Racket squad. Catalog Record Only "Ripped from the case files of police forces across the country, Racket squad sought to expose the devious machinations of the con man"--Container.
    • Date: 2011
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    The grapes of wrath Catalog Record Only Tom Joad, a paroled convict, returns to his family farm in the Oklahoma only to learn that the Joads have been forced off their land by dust storms and crop failures, and are joining other displaced families all migrating to California for work and a better life. After a grueling and dangerous trip, they arrive at a terrible migrant camp, full of starving families ...
    • Contributor: Ford, John - Zanuck, Darryl Francis - Johnson, Nunnally - Fonda, Henry - Darwell, Jane - Carradine, John - Grapewin, Charles - Bowdon, Dorris - Simpson, Russell - Whitehead, O. Z. ... Ford, John - Zanuck, Darryl Francis - Johnson, Nunnally - Fonda, Henry - Darwell, Jane - Carradine, John - Grapewin, Charles - Bowdon, Dorris - Simpson, Russell - Whitehead, O. Z. - Toland, Gregg - Newman, Alfred - Simpson, Robert - Steinbeck, John - Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation - Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc - Copyright Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2007
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    Emergency! Catalog Record Only Race to the scene with the heroic men of paramedic Squad 51 and the emergency staff of Rampart Hospital as they respond round-the-clock to LA's most dire emergencies.
    • Date: 2005
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    The Sarah Silverman program.
    Sarah Silverman program. Catalog Record Only
    Silverman and her friends return with ten new episodes that tackle such complex and important issues as bed-wetting, forming a soft-rock cover band, and mocking the institution of marriage by marrying her dog.
    • Contributor: Silverman, Sarah - Schrab, Rob - Harmon, Dan - Silverman, Laura - Posehn, Brian - Johnston, Jay - Comedy Central (Firm) - Paramount Home Entertainment (Firm) - Copyright Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2010
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    Gomer Pyle, U.S.M.C.
    Gomer Pyle, U.S.M.C. | Gomer Pyle, United States Marine Corps. Catalog Record Only
    Gomer Pyle, the goofy local mechanic on "The Andy Griffith show" has left Mayberry to join the Marines. Stationed at Camp Henderson in California, his country bumpkin ways repeatedly get him into hot water with his hilariously short-fused superior, Sergeant Vince Carter, as he foils every attempt by Carter to keep him in line. But as much as Carter wants to dislike Pyle, they ...
    • Date: 2006
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    Omnibus. Catalog Record Only An episode of the television cultural anthology series consisting of four episodes of varying lengths.
    • Date: 1954
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    All-American girl. Catalog Record Only A television show about a very Westernized Korean-American girl delightfully at odds with her traditional but screwy family in San Francisco.
    • Date: 2006
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    The new Dick Van Dyke show. Mr. Dazzle /
    Mr. Dazzle | Mister Dazzle Catalog Record Only
    "Dick has a chance to do a commercial that pays well and could lead to other jobs, but it's a cheesy ad for a toilet bowl cleaner"--TV.com WWW site, viewed August 8, 2012.
    • Date: 1973
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    I remember mama / Catalog Record Only LP16060 PAu1-527-834 (Colorized version) U.S. Copyright Office Copyright: RKO Radio Pictures, Inc.; 11Mar48; LP16060. Minor change version: [Colorized version]. Copyright for minor change version: Turner Entertainment Company. DCR 1990; REG 26Apr91; PAu1-527-834. Executive producer, George Stevens ; director of photography, Nicholas Musuraca ; music by Roy Webb ; film editor, Robert Swink. Irene Dunne, Barbara Bel Geddes, Oscar Homolka, Philip Dorn. New York times, ...
    • Date: 1948
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    The secret of Death Valley / Catalog Record Only Scene I, Seeking a fortune. Gold fever is raging and the riches of Death Valley induce five prospectors to go there and to look for gold. We see them taking leave of wife and children. Scene II, A rich claim. One miner finds a rich gravel mine and calls his friends to examine his find. They lay claim to the land. Scene III, Slain ...
    • Date: 1906
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    Helter skelter The investigation of two horrific mass murders leads to the capture and trial of the psychotic pseudo-hippie Charles Manson and his 'family'.
    • Date: 2004
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    Boyz n the hood / Catalog Record Only In 1984 South Central Los Angeles, Reva Styles sends her wild son Tre to live with his father, Furious Styles. He becomes close friends with Ricky and Doughboy Baker. Seven years later, the three are reunited at a barbecue for Doughboy's release from prison. Tre and Furious, a financial adviser who speaks out against violence between black gangs as serving white oppression, have a ...
    • Date: 1992