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    The Spanish-American War in motion pictures Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Features sixty-eight motion pictures produced between 1898 and 1901 of the Spanish-American War and the subsequent Philippine Revolution. Made by the Edison Manufacturing Company and the American Mutoscope & Biograph Company, films depict troops, ships, notable figures, and parades, as well as reenactments of battles and other war-time events. Offered as part of the American Memory online resource compiled by the National Digital Library ...
    • Date: 1998
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    My days have been so wondrous free videorecording | From Favorites from the Song of America Tour with Thomas Hampson, baritone, and Wolfram Rieger, piano. Recorded in the Coolidge Auditorium, Washington, DC, October 28, 2010. (Source). Videorecording (Form).
    • Contributor: Hopkinson, Francis - Parnell, Thomas - Hampson, Thomas - Rieger, Wolfram
    • Date: 1775
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    Spirit of '76 Dramatic recreation of the ca. 1875 painting "The spirit of '76" by Archibald M. Willard. Film opens on a stage with a painted backdrop of a battlefield and stage props of dirt, stones, and a broken wagon wheel. From stage left marches a trio of Revolutionary soldiers in a fife and drum corps. As in the painting, the center drummer is a tall, older, ...
    • Contributor: Bitzer, G. W. - American Mutoscope and Biograph Company - Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress) - Willard, Archibald M.
    • Date: 1905
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    Investigating history. Buried secrets of the Revolutionary war /
    Buried secrets of the Revolutionary war Catalog Record Only
    In 1777, colonists in upstate New York found themselves the targets of attacks from Native Americans who were essentially working as mercenaries for the British. One of their apparent victims was Jane McRea, a Tory loyalist. Aided by DNA analysis, computer facial reconstruction, and historical research, scientists try to resolve questions about her death and mysteries uncovered in her grave.
    • Date: 2004
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    Ambush on Cane Creek the Battle of Lindley's Mill / Catalog Record Only Introduces students to the story of the Battle of Lindley's Mill, which occurred 13 Sept. 1781, during the last months of the Revolutionary War. Shows that, although not a well-known battle, it was one of North Carolina's hardest fought Revolutionary War battles in which North Carolina Whigs fought North Carolina Tories to free the captured Whig governor, most of his council, and a few ...
    • Date: 1981
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    [Molly Pitcher] / Catalog Record Only A series of takes for a historical drama about Molly Pitcher and her part in the Battle of Monmouth on June 28, 1778, when she fired the cannon in place of her husband who had been killed in battle. Shows man holding shot cards indicating production and scene numbers. Short unrelated titles bridge scenes.
    • Date: 1916
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    The Revolutionary war. Birth of a nation /
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    American farmers from a Massachusetts village defy the greatest power in the world; an unseasoned general named George Washington takes command, Thomas Jefferson pens his irreversible Declaration, but as Washington loses one battle after another, the cause seems lost.
    • Date: 1995
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    Voices of the American Revolution: Josiah Thatcher, Yorktown veteran. Catalog Record Only Josiah Thatcher, a fictitious character of American Revolutionary times, describes the elation and uncertainty of victory in the American cause.
    • Date: 1975
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    The Revolutionary war. Victory or death /
    Victory or death Catalog Record Only
    Washington crosses the Delaware and the tide of war turns. In Misfortunes of war, The British open a new front on the New York frontier, while in Paris, an aging Benjamin Franklin uses all his charms to convince France to join the fight. In the Widening war, a German drillmaster at Valley Forge named Von Stuben turns farmers into soldiers, and George Rogers Clark ...
    • Date: 1995
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    The Revolutionary war. Climactic battle /
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    America loses two armies to the British, along with the traitor Benedict Arnold. The Revolution becomes a bloody civil war in the South, where rebel hopes rest on a phantom army of guerrillas led by the Swamp Fox. Nathaniel Greene wages the most daring campaign of the war and Washington and Cornwallis fight at Yorktown.
    • Date: 1995
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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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    The American Revolution: two views. Catalog Record Only Part 1 deals with pre-Revolutionary years in the Colonies and part 2 discusses the same period in England. Part 3 focuses on the war years and part 4 describes the postwar period on both sides of the Atlantic.
    • Date: 1975
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    John Adams While our new nation was suffering attacks from both within and without, John Adams had a vision of a nation of liberty and justice for all. He guided his peers--General George Washington, Benjamin Franklin and Thomas Jefferson--in setting the values and agenda for a glorious, free America. Adams and his wife Abigail refined these ambitious democratic ideals, and their partnership became one of the ...
    • Contributor: Hooper, Tom - Coatsworth, David - Shareshian, Steven - Hanks, Tom - Goetzman, Gary - Giamatti, Paul - Linney, Laura - Huston, Danny - Lloyd, John Bedford - Theroux, Justin ... Hooper, Tom - Coatsworth, David - Shareshian, Steven - Hanks, Tom - Goetzman, Gary - Giamatti, Paul - Linney, Laura - Huston, Danny - Lloyd, John Bedford - Theroux, Justin - Coster, Ritchie - Henry, Guy - Dillane, Stephen - Morse, David - Ivanek, Zeljko - Dossett, John - Anglade, Jean-Hugues - Magre, Judith - Hinkle, Steven - Taylor, Madeline - Huff, Neal - Wilkinson, Tom - Hollander, Tom - Polley, Sarah - Moss-Bachrach, Ebon - Sewell, Rufus - Barnett, Samuel - Scott, Andrew - Lane, Rob - Vitarelli, Joseph - Oliver, Melanie - Jackson, Gemma - Fujimoto, Tak - Cohen, Danny - Ellis, Kirk - Ashford, Michelle - McCullough, David G. - Hbo Films - Playtone (Firm) - Hbo Video (Firm) - Home Box Office (Firm)
    • Date: 2008
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    Origins of the Constitution: the struggle for consensus. Catalog Record Only Traces the history of the United States during the period between the assembling of the Second Continental Congress in April 1775 and the inauguration of George Washington as President in April 1789.
    • Date: 1975
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    Pathe Review [Vol. 3] no. 118. Catalog Record Only Newsreel, Theatrical; historical. Rcvd: 5/12/71. AFI gift to LC; AFI acquired from Tayler. Oil marks, buckle, pos curl.
    • Date: 1920
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    The Revolutionary War Catalog Record Only Oliver Mayhew, one of the youngest soldiers of the Revolutionary War, tells the story of the war for American independence.
    • Contributor: Lewis, Christopher - Lewis, Linda - Beckmann, Eric R. - Landmark Media, Inc - Entertainment Group (Firm) - Copyright Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2002
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    George Washington, his life and times. Uniting the colonies / Catalog Record Only Depicts events in the life of George Washington, picturing him as the Commander in Chief of the Virginia Regiment, and describing his first meeting with Martha Custis and his election to the House of Burgesses. Discusses the colonists and their resentment against taxation by the British, showing views of the beginning of the war at Lexington and Concord and of the appointment of George ...
    • Date: 1931
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    The time of their lives / Catalog Record Only "Lou Costello plays a Revolutionary War-era tinker, whose prized possession is a letter from George Washington, commending Costello as a loyal patriot. Costello's lady love is Anne Gillis, maidservant to aristocratic Jess Barker. Costello's rival in romance is Barker's butler Bud Abbott, who locks the tubby tinker in a trunk to keep him away from Gillis. Meanwhile, Gillis stumbles onto a plot to betray ...
    • Contributor: Barton, Charles - Burton, Val - Abbott, Bud - Costello, Lou - Reynolds, Marjorie - Universal Pictures (Firm) - Afi/Universal Pictures Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1946
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    The American Revolution--themes and things. Catalog Record Only Offers children a tour of the American Revolutionary war era.
    • Date: 2001
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    Dia que durou 21 anos = The day that lasted 21 years
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    "The Day that Lasted 21 Years reveals how and why the United States supported a conspiracy to overthrow the Brazilian elected President Joao Goulart in 1964. Forty-five years later, Top Secret CIA and White House Telegrams reveal how United States Ambassador Lincoln Gordon acted behind the scenes to plan the longest military dictatorships of South America, which lasted until 1985, with the support of ...
    • Contributor: Tavares, Camilo - Tavares, Flavio - Pequi Filmes (Firm) - Eletrobrás. - Pragda (Firm)
    • Date: 2015
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    George Washington, his life and times. Winning independence / Catalog Record Only Depicts events in the Revolutionary War, beginning with the Battle of Bunker Hill and the training of the troops by George Washington. Pictures the signing of the Declaration of Independence, describes various battles of the war, shows the Americans wintering at Valley Forge, and includes views of the surrender of Cornwallis at Yorktown and of Washington bidding farewell to his officers. With intertitles.
    • Date: 1931
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    The Oncoming revolution, 1775-76. Catalog Record Only Presents a historical overview of the basic concepts of freedom. Critical events leading up to the Declaration of independence and the Revolutionary War are portrayed as news events of today.
    • Date: 1975
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    Voices of the American Revolution: Edward Marshall, loyalist. Catalog Record Only Edward Marshall, a fictitious character of American Revolutionary times, examines the conflicting emotions of an American loyalist who finds himself in a civil war in South Carolina.
    • Date: 1975
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    Omnibus. Catalog Record Only Abracadabra kid / writer, William Saroyan ; cast, Maria Riva, Walter Matthau (22 min.) -- Images médiévales / an AF Films release ; made by William Novik ; narrator, Alistair Cooke (15 min.) -- Paul Revere's ride / by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow ; read by Raymond Massey (6 min.) -- [The new bus] / Information Productions, Inc. (5 min.) -- Trial by jury / ...
    • Date: 1953
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    Democracy and France. Catalog Record Only Shows the influence of the American Revolution on the French Revolution of 1789. Illustrates other examples of American influence on French democracy in the 19th century.
    • Date: 1975