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    [Scenes of the British royal family]
    King George and Queen Mary of England
    Queen Mary, King George in the uniform of an Admiral of the Fleet, members of the Royal family, a clergyman, and other unidentified people are walking in procession into St. Margaret's Church, Westminster. The occasion is probably "Remembrance Day," Aug. 4, 1918, the fourth anniversary of World War I. The Royal family, joined by the two Houses of Parliament and representatives of the overseas ...
    • Contributor: Mary - George V - Alexandra - Arthur - Theodore Roosevelt Association Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1918
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    Congress of nations From Edison films catalog: A new and sensational film, which deals in a highly up-to-date manner with the international situation. A magician steps upon the stage carrying a hoop covered with white paper. Then in quick succession the flags of Germany, Russia, Ireland, England and China are brought forth and from each a soldier is produced corresponding with the flag of each nation. The ...
    • Contributor: Blackton, James Stuart - Smith, Albert E. - Thomas A. Edison, Inc - Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress) - Smith, Albert E. (Albert Edward) - Vitagraph Company of America
    • Date: 1900
  • Film, Video
    Duke of York at Montreal and Quebec From K. Niver: This film shows the citation, presentation, and dedication of a bridge by the Duke of York, later King of England and grandfather of Queen Elizabeth. Many high-ranking military officials of both England and Canada are with him.
    • Contributor: Thomas A. Edison, Inc - Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress) - Niver (Kemp) Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1901
  • Film, Video
    [At the beach and other seaside scenes]
    À la plage et d'autres scènes au bord de la mer | Collection of Lumière films from the Cinémathèque française
    French language translation title, À la plage et d'autres scènes au bord de la mer, is supplied for the France in America project. Contents titles and Catalogue Lumière numbers from La production cinématographique des frères Lumière. English language release title for Gros temps en mers is Bad weather on the sea. English language release title for Enfants au bord de la mer is Children ...
    • Contributor: Société Anonyme Des Plaques Et Papiers Photographiques - Cinémathèque Française Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1896
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    Daithi Sproule and Robert Watt Perform in Concert Singer and guitarist Daithi Sproule and Highland bagpiper Robert Watt perform in concert as part of the Rediscover Northern Ireland Program at the Library of Congress sponsored by the American Folklife Center and The Department of Culture, Arts and Leisure/Arts Council of Northern Ireland.
    • Contributor: Sproule, Dáithi - Watt, Robert - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - Arts Council of Northern Ireland - Northern Ireland. Department of Culture, Arts & Leisure
    • Date: 2007-05-23
  • Film, Video
    Secrets of the dead. Executed in error /
    Executed in error Catalog Record Only
    Considered to be the crime of the century at the time, Dr. Hawley Harvey Crippen was convicted of the death of his wife and was hanged in 1910. Now through new DNA evidence, learn how the remains aren't of the doctor's wife.
    • Contributor: Webb, Andy - Schrieber, Liev - Wnet (Television Station : New York, N.Y.) - Channel Five (Great Britain) - History Channel (Great Britain) - Pbs Home Video - Copyright Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2008
  • Film, Video
    The adventures of Blake & Mortimer. The secret of Easter island.
    Secret of Easter island. | Adventures of Blake and Mortimer. Catalog Record Only
    Olrik has obtained a telepathic helmet. Blake, on his trail, reached Easter island. With Mortimer's help, he solves the riddle of the Moais - or giant statues - that dominate the island's landscape. There are in fact smaller copies of one large Moai left there centuries before by an extra terrestrial civilization. The telepathic helmet is of the same origin. Catching Olrik turns out ...
    • Date: 1998
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    Great Britain 1900-1912--along the great divide / Catalog Record Only Copyright: no reg. Copyright notice on film: PI Production, Channel 4 TV, FR3 ; 1985. Original music, Annick Nozati ; editing by Anita Fernandez and Florence Bon ; voices, Richard Hunt, John Coombes, Andrew Anyway. Reference sources used: Sightlines, Fall 1989, p. 30-31; Booklist, November 15, 1989, p. 685. Received: 5/8/90; viewing copy; purchase, paperwork in ACQ: Facets Multimedia, purchase order no. 0198475; LC ...
    • Date: 1989
  • Film, Video
    Biography. Queen Elizabeth : The reluctant monarch /
    A&E Biography. Catalog Record Only
    Not viewed. Source used: container. viewing copy; Received: 10/11/2006; copyright deposit--407; Copyright Collection.
    • Date: 2002
  • Film, Video
    Camera three. The family--Scenes from British working class life.
    Family--Scenes from British working class life. | Scenes from British working class life. | Camera 3. Catalog Record Only
    Part one of a two part series about the BBC Television series "The Family." Why the series was made, techniques for shooting, how the family was chosen, relationship between family and crew, reception of the series in England, after-effects on the Wilkins of being the subject of a nationally televised series.
    • Date: 1974
  • Film, Video
    The adventures of Blake & Mortimer. The yellow brand.
    Yellow brand. | Adventures of Blake and Mortimer. Catalog Record Only
    A mysterious creature threatens the peace of London. It sees in the dark, it's not harmed by bullets, and everywhere it goes, a yellow greek 'M' appears. Scientists are abducted, the jewels of the crown are stolen. The revenge of Dr. Septimus can only be stopped by Blake and Mortimer, who will discover that the mysterious creature is none other than the hypnotized Olrik.
    • Date: 1997
  • Film, Video
    Legends of the Isles. Saint Patrick /
    Saint Patrick Catalog Record Only
    In this story of Ireland's patron saint, learn how St. Patrick, born a slave, came to do God's work.
    • Date: 1997
  • Film, Video
    Biography. Howard Carter : triumph & treasure /
    A&E biography. Catalog Record Only
    A profile of British archaeologist Howard Carter (1874-1939), who discovered the tomb of Tutankhamen in Egypt in 1922 after searching in the desert for 30 years. Included: archival photographs and interviews with historians.
    • Date: 2000
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    Sail to glory / Catalog Record Only A dramatization of historical events which also includes some documentary footage: in 1851, a New York schooner-yacht named America defeated a fleet of British yachts and won the coveted trophy that became the America's Cup.
    • Date: 1980
  • Film, Video
    Biography. Patrick Stewart : make it so.
    A&E biography. Catalog Record Only
    A profile of actor Patrick Stewart recalls his childhood in England, early theater work with the Royal Shakespeare Company, and international fame following "Star Trek: The Next Generation." Among those commenting: Ben Kingsley, Jonathan Frakes, Trevor Nunn, Hugh Jackman, Matt Roush, Madeleine Albright, his brothers, and his son, Daniel.
    • Date: 2002
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    British Indian colony : history of exploration, atrocities and cultural annihilation Catalog Record Only Copyright notice not available. Research & planning, M.A. Monaem Sarker ; script, Sk. Musharraf Hossain ; narrator, Zaidul Kabir ; editor Anisur rahman Tipu, Zahidur Rahim. Purchase; 2016-06-15. Acquired for requesting libraries only.
    • Contributor: Biswas, Babul - Zaidul Kabir
    • Date: 20??
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    Goodbye Mr. Chips / Catalog Record Only The story of a venerable British public schoolmaster, whose career at Brookfield Academy spans from 1870 to 1928, told through vignettes portraying comic and tragic events in his life.
    • Date: 1939
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    The Black Adder. Witchsmeller pursuivant / Catalog Record Only With the plague sweeping through the land, the nobles blame it on the king being possessed and call for the witchsmeller. It is the king's son Edmund, however, who is put on trial for witchcraft and is sentenced to burn at the stake along with his two servants. He drops the doll his very young wife has given him into the fire which makes ...
    • Date: 1983
  • Film, Video
    House of cards. Catalog Record Only Set in Great Britain, Francis Urquhart, Chief Whip of the Conservative Party, plots to unseat the Prime Minister and take power himself. Newspaper reporter Mattie Storin is unwittingly drawn into his scheme.
    • Date: 1991
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    Into the arms of strangers : stories of the Kindertransport /
    Stories of the Kindertransport Catalog Record Only
    This documentary focuses on the plight of some 10,000 Jewish children from Germany, Austria, Poland and Czechoslovakia who, for their own safety, were transported out of their homelands in the late 1930s, during the early days of Hitler's repression against Europe's Jews.
    • Date: 2000
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    Boy A Catalog Record Only A sensitive twentysomething anxiously reenters the outside world after spending most of his young life in prison for his role in the brutal murder of another youngster. Under the watchful guidance of his dedicated caseworker, the parolee assumes the name Jack Burridge and tries to resettle inconspicuously in working-class Manchester. At first, Jack succeeds beyond his wildest hopes, landing a job and striking up ...
    • Contributor: Crowley, John - O'rowe, Mark - Horsford, Lynn - Garfield, Andrew - Mullan, Peter - Evans, Shaun - Cuba Pictures (Firm) - Weinstein Company - Copyright Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2008
  • Film, Video
    The adventures of Blake & Mortimer. The Francis Blake affair.
    Francis Blake affair. | Adventures of Blake and Mortimer. Catalog Record Only
    Blake stands accused of being a spy! His escape seems to prove it. Only Mortimer is still convinced of his friend's innocence. His search for Blake will lead him to Olrik, now head of a spy organization. Blake is trying to infiltrate this gang which is kidnapping the most renowned scientst of the country. Bot now Mortimer is thought to be a spy too!
    • Date: 1998
  • Film, Video
    Biography. King Arthur : his life and legends /
    A&E biography. Catalog Record Only
    The King Arthur legend, including his exploits with the knights of the Round Table and his love for Guinevere, is examined to determine if he was a real king or simply a myth. Included: interviews with historians.
    • Date: 1995
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    Foot soldier. The allies /
    Allies Catalog Record Only
    Examines the daily lives of the ordinary soldiers who fought for Britain, Russia and the United States during World War II, addressing such topics as training, uniforms, weapons, equipment, and respect for officers.
    • Date: 1998
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    Boudicca of the Iceni / Catalog Record Only Her name has passed into legend, her deeds have become part of folklore. How did Boudicca of the Iceni tribe, unite the warring Celtic people to face the common foe, the mighty legions of the Roman Empire?
    • Date: 2006