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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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    Emergency! Catalog Record Only When lives are on the line, the Emergency! team is there and ready for action. Reunite with Squad 51 and the heroic staff of Rampart Hospital in all gripping Season 2 episodes of the pioneering series that was the first to show the real-life drama of being an EMT. From mysterious widespread viruses to dangerous overdoses to a treacherous gas explosion, there's no crisis ...
    • Date: 2006
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    Quarantine / Catalog Record Only A television reporter and her cameraman are trapped inside a building quarantined by the CDC, after the outbreak of a mysterious virus which turns humans into bloodthirsty killers.
    • Date: 2008
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    Angel : the complete series
    Angel. Catalog Record Only
    A vampire cursed with a soul, Angel tries to help people with supernatural problems while seeking his own redemption.
    • Contributor: Whedon, Joss - Greenwalt, David - Boreanaz, David - Carpenter, Charisma - Quinn, Glenn - Denisof, Alexis - Richards, J. August - Acker, Amy - Kartheiser, Vincent - Hallett, Andy ... Whedon, Joss - Greenwalt, David - Boreanaz, David - Carpenter, Charisma - Quinn, Glenn - Denisof, Alexis - Richards, J. August - Acker, Amy - Kartheiser, Vincent - Hallett, Andy - Marsters, James - McNab, Mercedes - Röhm, Elisabeth - Benz, Julie - Kane, Christian - Romanov, Stephanie - Kim, Daniel Dae - Szarabajka, Keith - Thompson, Sarah - Dushku, Eliza - Mutant Enemy Inc - Kuzui Enterprises - Sandollar Productions - Twentieth Century-Fox Television, Inc - Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc - Lc Purchase Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2010
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    Humboldt County / Catalog Record Only Peter Hadley, an uptight and disillusioned medical student, is failed by one of his professors, who happens to be his father. Seeking some escape, Peter ends up in bed with a nightclub singer named Bogart, who invites him on a road trip to Humboldt County. It is here that he meets and is embraced by Bogart's eccentric marijuana farming "family." Leaving Peter stranded, he ...
    • Date: 2009
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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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    Big time rush.
    Big time rush. Catalog Record Only
    Four 16-year-old best friends from Minnesota travel to sunny L.A. and move into a swanky housing development used by film companies and record labels to house their potential young ingňues and pop wannabes. Once there they clash with Gustavo, an eccentric record executive who holds the key to their success.
    • Contributor: Fellows, Scott - Schmidt, Kendall - Maslow, James - Penavega, Carlos - Henderson, Logan - Paramount Home Entertainment (Firm) - Nickelodeon (Firm) - Copyright Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2011
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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
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    Crossing over / Catalog Record Only An immigration officer must protect the U.S. border in Los Angeles from those trying to pursue the American Dream, as those around him try to break the rules by fraud, blackmail, and work-site enforcement.
    • Date: 2009
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    The new Dick Van Dyke show. Dennis takes a wife /
    Dennis takes a wife Catalog Record Only
    "A neurotic script writer falls for the Preston's houseguest"--TV.com WWW site, viewed May 29, 2012.
    • Date: 1973
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    Amblin' / Catalog Record Only LU3607 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright: Denis C. Hoffman; 17Sep70; LU3607. Music by Michael Lloyd ; theme song performed by October Country ; photographed by Allen Daviau. Pamela McMyler, Richard Levin. Cinefx appears on leader and may be production company. Multi media reviews index, 1970, p. 3 lists distributor as Sigma III Corp. and year of release as 1968; other sources cited below list distributor ...
    • Date: 1970
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    Rated X The story of the San Francisco porn pioneers, the Mitchell Brothers.
    • Date: 2000
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    Who framed Roger Rabbit? / Catalog Record Only PA368-781 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright: Touchstone Pictures & Amblin Entertainment, Inc. DCR 1988; PUB 20Jun88; REG 23Jun88; PA368-781. Executive producers, Steven Spielberg and Kathleen Kennedy ; director of photography, Dean Cundey ; film editor, Arthur Schmidt ; director of animation, Richard Williams. Bob Hoskins, Christopher Lloyd, Joanna Cassidy, Stubby Kaye, Alan Tilvern. Voices: Charles Fleischer, Kathleen Turner, Lou Hirsch, Morgan Deare, April Winchell, Mae ...
    • Date: 1988
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    Law & order: Los Angeles.
    Law and order: Los Angeles. Catalog Record Only
    Fuses classic ripped-from-the-headlines storytelling with the distinctive backdrop of LA, delving into the unique attitudes, cultures, and crimes of the West Coast, as it follows two members of L.A.P.D.'s elite Robbery Homicide Division and their work with the District Attorney's office.
    • Date: 2011
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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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    Grand Canyon / Catalog Record Only PA545-981 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright: Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation. DCR 1991; PUB 9Dec91; REG 18Dec91; PA545-981. Music, James Newton Howard ; associate producer, Meg Kasdan ; editor, Carol Littleton ; production design, Bo Welch ; director of photography, Owen Roizman. Danny Glover, Kevin Kline, Mary McDonnell, Steve Martin, Mary-Louise Parker, Alfre Woodard, Jeremy Sisto, Tina Lifford, Patrick Malone, Randle Mell, Sarah Rigger, Destinée ...
    • Date: 1991
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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: 2008
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    Adam-12.
    Adam-twelve. Catalog Record Only
    "Officers Pete Malloy and Jim Reed return for another beat-blazing season of Jack Webb's police drama classic Adam-12. Based on real police cases in and around the city of Los Angeles, Season Six lands the officers in helicopters, on horseback and on airport patrol in locations ranging from the foothills to Venice Beach. The boys in blue have their work cut out for them ...
    • Contributor: Webb, Jack - Milner, Martin - McCord, Kent - Universal Studios, Inc - Shout! Factory (Firm) - Lc Purchase Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2012
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    The new Dick Van Dyke show. Mrs. Ferguson /
    Mrs. Ferguson Catalog Record Only
    "One of Dick's fans confuses TV with reality and begins to think that he is a real doctor and will only allow him to care for her"--TV.com WWW site, viewed May 29, 2012.
    • Date: 1973
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    Columbo : the complete series Catalog Record Only Peter Falk stars as a wry and ruffled Lieutenant Columbo who solves L.A.'s most puzzling crimes with his trademark wit and style.
    • Contributor: Levinson, Richard - Link, William - Falk, Peter - Universal Television (Firm) - Studios Usa Television - Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm) - Lc Purchase Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2012
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    The Danny Kaye show. Catalog Record Only Opens with a tunnel bit featuring guest Bob Crane as his television character Colonel Hogan in Hogan's heroes. Presents parts one and two of Selena darling, a "movie" about an actress who, after clawing her way to the top and through four husbands, disappears only to return with four sons and to accept her long-suffering agent's marriage proposal (Missing star sketch part 1 and ...
    • Date: 1966
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    Armistead Maupin's tales of the city.
    Tales of the city Catalog Record Only
    Tales of the city chronicles the adventures of Mary Ann Singleton, a young secretary from Cleveland who takes a vacation to San Francisco and decides to stay. Set in 1976, the story depicts the city at the height of its boisterous gay, drug and disco cultures through the eyes of the innocent heroine.
    • Date: 1994
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    The new Dick Van Dyke show. She kisses like a dead mackerel /
    She kisses like a dead mackerel Catalog Record Only
    "A cold, wet, drunk and very jealous Jenny makes an umseemingly comment about Dick's co-star that gets picked up by the press"--TV.com WWW site, viewed May 31, 2012.
    • Date: 1973
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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