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  • Film, Video
    The battle hymn of the republic [illustrated] motion picture | 1 video ; 4 min. | Audio track from Victor 45121-A as found on the Library of Congress Jukebox. (Content). Illustrations used: Victor 45121 label (http://lcweb2.loc.gov/diglib/ihas/loc.natlib.jukebox.5493/default.html) -- Sherman's march to the sea / drawn by F.O.C. Darley. (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3c16520) -- The burning of Columbia, South Carolina, February 17, 1865 / sketched by W. Waud. (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/ppmsca.33131) -- [Portrait of Maj. Gen. William T. ...
    • Contributor: Victor Records - Howe, Julia Ward - Werrenrath, Reinald
    • Date: 1917
  • Film, Video
    California here I come [illustrated] motion picture | 1 video ; 3 min. | Audio track from Victor 19261-A as found on the Library of Congress Jukebox (General). Pictures used: Washington, D.C. Snow-covered cars and broken limbs felled by a storm (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/fsa.8b37438) -- Westward Ho! (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3b32810) -- View from Twin Peaks, Aug. 1, 1929 (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3c02728) -- In the heart of modern Chinatown, San Francisco, Calif. (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3b44570) -- [Unidentified house, ...
    • Contributor: Victor Records - Manhattan Merrymakers - Price, George - Desylva, G. (Buddy Gard) - Meyer, Joseph - Jolson, Al
    • Date: 1924
  • Film, Video
    The Gypsy Davy [illustrated] motion picture | 1 video ; 3 min. | Audio track taken from AFC 1941/031: AFS 4991B3 (Content). Illustrations: [Woody Guthrie, half-length portrait, seated, facing front, playing a guitar that has a sticker attached reading: This Machine Kills Fascists] / World Telegram photo by Al Aumuller. (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3c30859) -- Gipsy Smith and other gypsies, Pittsburgh, Pa. (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/ggbain.03099) -- Chacon, Mora County, New Mexico. Saddle horses ...
    • Contributor: Guthrie, Woody - Lomax, Alan - Langenegger, John
    • Date: 1941
  • Film, Video
    At the river [illustrated] motion picture | 1 video ; 3 min. | Audio track taken from Bridge BCD 9046, Track 2 (General). Photos taken from Library of Congress online collections (General). Photos used: Epiphany ceremony. Jordan River. Sanctifying the waters of the Jordan on Ephphany (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/matpc.07454 ) -- Down the Jordan Valley from the Sea of Galilee to the Dead Sea. (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/matpc.15250 ) -- Baptismal scene in ...
    • Contributor: Bridge Records - Copland, Aaron - De Gaetani, Jan - Smit, Leo
    • Date: 1993
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    Over there [illustrated] motion picture | 1 video ; 4 min. | Audio track taken from Victor 45130-B as found on the LOC Jukebox (http://www.loc.gov/jukebox/recordings/detail/id/5977) (Content). Illustrations: Victor 45130-B record label (http://www.loc.gov/jukebox/recordings/detail/id/5977) -- That's my fight too (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/acd.2a09928) -- I want you for U.S. Army / James Montgomery Flagg. (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3g03859) -- [World War I Infantry soldiers, standing in front of photographers backdrop] (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/ppmsca.11422) -- Our boys in ...
    • Contributor: Bayes, Nora - Cohan, George M. (George Michael)
    • Date: 1917
  • Film, Video
    La terruca [sic] [illustrated] motion picture | 1 video ; 3 min. | Audio track taken from AFC 1940/001: AFS 3866 A1 (Content). Illustrations: View of a portion of the workers' quarter of La Perla from the old Spanish ramparts. San Juan, Puerto Rico (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/fsa.8b30525) -- Casa Blanca and the sea wall, San Juan, Puerto Rico (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/det.4a08680) -- Corozal, Puerto Rico (vicinity). Small farms in the hills (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/fsa.8c07885) ...
    • Contributor: Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Calderon, Aurora - Da ́vila, Virgilio
    • Date: 1939
  • Film, Video
    America the beautiful [illustrated] motion picture | 1 video ; 3 min. | Audio track from Victor 19242-A as found on the LOC Jukebox (http://www.loc.gov/jukebox/recordings/detail/id/9509) (Content). Illustrations: Victor 19242-A record label (http://www.loc.gov/jukebox/recordings/detail/id/9509) -- Rolls of hay dot the landscape of rural Virginia (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/highsm.13875) -- Distant view of Colorado Springs, Colorado, in which the red rocks of the Garden of the Gods state park jut up from the landscape ...
    • Contributor: Shannon Quartet - Ward, Samuel - Bates, Katherine Lee
    • Date: 1924
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    [ Yo cuando era niño - mi padre querido ...] [illustrated] motion picture | 1 video ; 3 min. | Audio track taken from AFC 1939/001 2611a1 (Content). Illustrations: Mexican migrant drinking cold drink at filling station where truck has stopped en route from Mississippi to his home in the Rio Grande Valley. He had been picking cotton in Mississippi. Neches, Texas (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/fsa.8a27393) -- Mexican seasonal labor, contracted for by planters, picking cotton on Knowlton ...
    • Contributor: Suarez, José - Lomax, John A. (John Avery) - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill)
    • Date: 1939
  • Film, Video
    The Teddy bears' picnic [illustrated] motion picture | 1 video ; 3 min. | Audio track taken from Victor 16001-A as found on the Library of Congress Jukebox. (General). Illustrations: Label of recording (http://www.loc.gov/jukebox/recordings/detail/id/1509) -- Decorations for T. Roosevelt at Brussels (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3a27565) -- [Teddy bears, made in New York, on table, in factory(?)] (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3c08039) -- Stuffing a Teddy Bear (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/ggbain.01533) -- Cutting out Teddy Bear skins (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/ggbain.01534) -- Christmas ...
    • Contributor: Victor Records - Bratton, John W. (John Walter) - Pryor, Arthur
    • Date: 1908
  • Film, Video
    Tancuj, tancuj [illustrated] motion picture | 1 video ; 4 minutes | Matrix: 7817 (Source Note). Recorded on Feb. 25, 1921 (Date). Photos from LOC online collections. (General). Photos used: [Four men and four women in a circle with arms extended toward the center, dancing the Big Apple](http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3c34897)-- Couple dancing the schottische at a dance during the San Angelo Fat Stock Show. San Angelo, Texas (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/fsa.8b24053) -- ...
    • Contributor: Edison Records - Havrilla, Alois
    • Date: 1921
  • Film, Video
    Tristan und Isolde--prelude & liebestod and music from Lohengrin, Siegfried, Götterdämmerung, Die Walküre / Richard Wagner.
    Tristan und Isolde Catalog Record Only
    PA523-521 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright: BMG Music, employer for hire of artwork and liner notes. DCR 1990; PUB 9Oct90; REG 27Jun91; PA523-521. Title from videodisc jacket. Originally broadcast as the NBC Symphony Orchestra with Arturo Toscanini on NBC-TV on December 29, 1951, directed by Kirk Browning and produced by Don Gillis. On disc jacket: 60338-6-RG. Sources used: videodisc jacket; COPICS data base; copyright data ...
    • Date: 1990
  • Film, Video
    Songs of the prairie / Catalog Record Only Copyright: no reg. Received: 10/12/90; arch pos; purchase; Wright (Harry) Collection.
    • Date: 1936
  • Film, Video
    The Danny Kaye show. Catalog Record Only Features Mary Tyler Moore as a singing and dancing flapper, with four male companions, in The vamp of the '20s dance. Also includes a spoof of operettas with a "Kinderspiel Light Opera Company" parody of The student prince, featuring the numbers In Vienna and That's how I feel for you; a "spy dance" that follows the path of a secret message; and music for ...
    • Contributor: Lafferty, Perry Francis - Scheerer, Robert - Baker, Herbert - Mazursky, Paul - Tolkin, Mel - Weston, Paul - Charmoli, Tony - Brown, Earl - Beard, Dick - Kaye, Danny ... Lafferty, Perry Francis - Scheerer, Robert - Baker, Herbert - Mazursky, Paul - Tolkin, Mel - Weston, Paul - Charmoli, Tony - Brown, Earl - Beard, Dick - Kaye, Danny - Moore, Mary Tyler - Cole, Nat King - Antes, Jerry - Fitzell, Roy - Wilder, Marc - Korman, Harvey - Farr, Jamie - Dena Pictures, Inc - Cbs Television Network - Clinger Sisters - Tony Charmoli Dancers - Earl Brown Singers - Kaye (Danny)/Fine (Sylvia) Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1963
  • Film, Video
    Songs of the West / Catalog Record Only Copyright: no reg. Received: 10/5/90; arch pos; purchase; Wright (Harry) Collection.
    • Date: 1946
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    The Danny Kaye show. Catalog Record Only Opens with an untitled dance number with a track and field theme, performed by the Tony Charmoli Dancers and, briefly, Kaye. Sketches pair two famous monsters as television news anchors of "The Munster-Dracula Report" (Munsters news report sketch / performed by Fred Gwynne, Kaye, and Edie Adams), show what happens when two best friends buy a sailboat together (The boat sketch / performed by ...
    • Contributor: Scheerer, Robert - Binder, Steve - McCormick, Pat Keller - Mazursky, Paul - Barasch, Norman - Weston, Paul - Charmoli, Tony - Brown, Earl - Beard, Richard - Kaye, Danny ... Scheerer, Robert - Binder, Steve - McCormick, Pat Keller - Mazursky, Paul - Barasch, Norman - Weston, Paul - Charmoli, Tony - Brown, Earl - Beard, Richard - Kaye, Danny - Gwynne, Fred - Adams, Edie - Yarbrough, Glenn - Gregory, Jackie - Martin, Nancy - Mason, Sally - Clifford, John - Crabbe, Gary - Thompson, Robert - Dena Pictures, Inc - Cbs Television Network - Tony Charmoli Dancers - Kaye (Danny)/Fine (Sylvia) Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1966
  • Collection
    Jim Griffith collection on Van Holyoak Catalog Record Only Two related video recordings documenting ranch owner, singer, and cowboy poet Van Holyoak recorded by folklorist Jim (James S.) Griffith near Clay Springs, Arizona in 1977. The collection includes correspondence with Jim Griffith about the equipment loan from the American Folklife Center and about the video content.
    • Date: 1977
  • Film, Video
    The Danny Kaye show. Catalog Record Only Opens with two songs by Kaye and Eddie Albert about New Year's and the holiday season; the Tony Charmoli Dancers join in for the second number. New Year's sketches feature a "CBS interview" with Father Time (performed by Kaye and Harvey Korman), and follow two big drinkers as they wake up in another city after the big end-of-year office party (The morning after sketch ...
    • Date: 1965
  • Film, Video
    The Danny Kaye show. Catalog Record Only Opens with Kaye and guests Howard Morris and Shari Lewis singing You are my sunshine as both a group of puppeteers and as the marionettes on the ends of their strings. Lewis' puppet Lamb Chop later makes an appearance singing Cherry pies ought to be you with Kaye. Also features Lewis as a dancer working on a new jazz number but inadvertently adding ballet, ...
    • Date: 1964
  • Film, Video
    Exhibit programs for The American cowboy--American cowboy cafe, jukebox audio program /
    American cowboy cafe, jukebox audio program | Cowboy jukebox Catalog Record Only
    Includes a cross section of commercially recorded traditional cowboy songs and popular western music. The traditional cowboy songs are occupational folksongs reflecting the daily tasks and life of the working cowboy. The popular western songs, although inspired by the cowboy songs, are idyllic evocations of a carefree pastoral life on the prairie.
    • Date: 1983
  • Film, Video
    Songs out of the South. Songs of homecoming /
    Songs of homecoming Catalog Record Only
    'Cile Turner discusses and sings Southern songs of homecoming.
    • Date: 1961
  • Film, Video
    Parade, fiftieth anniversary, Atlantic City, N.J. /
    Parade, 50th anniversary, Atlantic City, N.J. Catalog Record Only
    Shows a parade held in commemoration of the fiftieth anniversary of the incorporation of Atlantic City in 1854. Includes views of patriotic floats, a U.S. Army Drum and Bugle Corps, and the men and equipment of the Atlantic City Fire Department.
    • Date: 1904
  • Film, Video
    ABC scope. The Viet Nam war. The singing soldier /
    Viet Nam war. | Singing soldier Catalog Record Only
    Presents songs written and sung by Captain Herschel Gober, stationed in Vietnam as an adviser and known as the singing soldier. His songs sum up the feeling of the American soldiers and are accompanied by appropriate scenes of the war.
    • Date: 1966
  • Film, Video
    In country--songs of the Vietnam war /
    Songs of the Vietnam war | Folk songs of Americans in the Vietnam war Catalog Record Only
    Kris Kristofferson hosts a special evening of folk music documenting the war, with Vietnam-era veterans.
    • Date: 1992
  • Film, Video
    The Danny Kaye show. Catalog Record Only Features Kaye and Lucille Ball in a song and dance number about balloons and in two sketches: as a husband and wife intimidated by their maid (Fire the maid sketch / performed by Kaye, Ball, and Harvey Korman as voice of maid), and as two actors who are forced to play all six roles in a travelling road show play (The show must go ...
    • Date: 1964
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    [LC performance. In country--concert and symposium of July 13, 1989] /
    In country--concert and symposium of July 13, 1989 Catalog Record Only
    In the concert, performers and songwriters--all former soldiers--perform songs sung and written by American soldiers in Vietnam during the early years of the Vietnam War. In the symposium, scholars deliver papers on folksongs in the military. Then, all participants (scholars and performers) discuss folksongs in the military and the folksong collection of the late Gen. Edward Lansdale (USAF-Ret.).
    • Date: 1989