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    African American History Month Celebration: National Visionary Leadership Project Showcase The Library of Congress celebrated African American History Month with its signature event--a showcase of the American Folklife Center's National Visionary Leadership Project (NVLP) Collection. The NVLP is a collection of oral life histories of extraordinary African American elders who have made significant contributions to American society, and the American Folklife Center is the official repository for these stories. The Library's signature event featured ...
    • Contributor: Various
    • Date: 2008-02-22
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    New Deal Resources: Preserving the Legacy, Part 2 The "New Deal" Franklin Delano Roosevelt had promised the American people began to take shape immediately after his inauguration on March 4, 1933. The multi-faceted social, cultural and fiscal recovery program aimed to reform and reinvigorate national life, and to end the Great Depression. Many New Deal administrators believed that art could be a part of the daily lives of all Americans, not just ...
    • Contributor: Various - Brannan, Beverly W. - Birney, Alice L. (Alice Lotvin) - Breiseth, Christopher Neri - Camp, Charles - Clark, Robert William - Cleary, Beth M. - Cole, John Young - Dimunation, Mark G. - Gottesman, Laura ... Various - Brannan, Beverly W. - Birney, Alice L. (Alice Lotvin) - Breiseth, Christopher Neri - Camp, Charles - Clark, Robert William - Cleary, Beth M. - Cole, John Young - Dimunation, Mark G. - Gottesman, Laura - Kalin, Andrea - Katzman, Laura - Kazin, Michael - Kerst, Catherine Hiebert - McDannell, Colleen - Morgan, Mindy J. - Peatross, C. Ford - Rachleff, Peter J. - Remsberg, Rich - Sapoznik, Henry - Tidwell, John Edgar - Wiltsey, Tom - Zvonchenko, Walter - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - Library of Congress - National New Deal Preservation Association - United States. National Archives and Records Administration
    • Date: 2008-03-13
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    New Deal Resources: Preserving the Legacy, Part 1 The "New Deal" Franklin Delano Roosevelt had promised the American people began to take shape immediately after his inauguration on March 4, 1933. The multi-faceted social, cultural and fiscal recovery program aimed to reform and reinvigorate national life, and to end the Great Depression. Many New Deal administrators believed that art could be a part of the daily lives of all Americans, not just ...
    • Contributor: Various - Brannan, Beverly W. - Birney, Alice L. (Alice Lotvin) - Breiseth, Christopher Neri - Camp, Charles - Clark, Robert William - Cleary, Beth M. - Cole, John Young - Dimunation, Mark G. - Gottesman, Laura ... Various - Brannan, Beverly W. - Birney, Alice L. (Alice Lotvin) - Breiseth, Christopher Neri - Camp, Charles - Clark, Robert William - Cleary, Beth M. - Cole, John Young - Dimunation, Mark G. - Gottesman, Laura - Kalin, Andrea - Katzman, Laura - Kazin, Michael - Kerst, Catherine Hiebert - McDannell, Colleen - Morgan, Mindy J. - Peatross, C. Ford - Rachleff, Peter J. - Remsberg, Rich - Sapoznik, Henry - Tidwell, John Edgar - Wiltsey, Tom - Zvonchenko, Walter - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - Library of Congress - National New Deal Preservation Association - United States. National Archives and Records Administration
    • Date: 2008-03-13
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    The New Deal Legacy and Contemporary Scholarship, Part 1 The "New Deal" Franklin Delano Roosevelt had promised the American people began to take shape immediately after his inauguration on March 4, 1933. The multi-faceted social, cultural and fiscal recovery program aimed to reform and reinvigorate national life, and to end the Great Depression. Many New Deal administrators believed that art could be a part of the daily lives of all Americans, not just ...
    • Contributor: Various - Brannan, Beverly W. - Birney, Alice L. (Alice Lotvin) - Breiseth, Christopher Neri - Camp, Charles - Clark, Robert William - Cleary, Beth M. - Cole, John Young - Dimunation, Mark G. - Gottesman, Laura ... Various - Brannan, Beverly W. - Birney, Alice L. (Alice Lotvin) - Breiseth, Christopher Neri - Camp, Charles - Clark, Robert William - Cleary, Beth M. - Cole, John Young - Dimunation, Mark G. - Gottesman, Laura - Kalin, Andrea - Katzman, Laura - Kazin, Michael - Kerst, Catherine Hiebert - McDannell, Colleen - Morgan, Mindy J. - Peatross, C. Ford - Rachleff, Peter J. - Remsberg, Rich - Sapoznik, Henry - Tidwell, John Edgar - Wiltsey, Tom - Zvonchenko, Walter - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - Library of Congress - National New Deal Preservation Association - United States. National Archives and Records Administration
    • Date: 2008-03-14
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    D'Army Bailey oral history interview conducted by David P. Cline in Memphis, Tennessee, 2013-08-13. D'Army Bailey describes growing up in Memphis, Tennessee, the influence of the Crump political machine in city politics, and his involvement with the Memphis NAACP at an early age. He talks about his participation in the civil rights activism as a student at Southern University, for which he was ultimately expelled. Bailey describes his move to Clark University in Massachusetts, where he became involved ...
    • Contributor: Civil Rights History Project (U.S.) - Cline, David P. - Bailey, D'army
    • Date: 2013-08-13

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    The New Deal Legacy and Contemporary Scholarship, Part 2 The "New Deal" Franklin Delano Roosevelt had promised the American people began to take shape immediately after his inauguration on March 4, 1933. The multi-faceted social, cultural and fiscal recovery program aimed to reform and reinvigorate national life, and to end the Great Depression. Many New Deal administrators believed that art could be a part of the daily lives of all Americans, not just ...
    • Contributor: Various - Brannan, Beverly W. - Birney, Alice L. (Alice Lotvin) - Breiseth, Christopher Neri - Camp, Charles - Clark, Robert William - Cleary, Beth M. - Cole, John Young - Dimunation, Mark G. - Gottesman, Laura ... Various - Brannan, Beverly W. - Birney, Alice L. (Alice Lotvin) - Breiseth, Christopher Neri - Camp, Charles - Clark, Robert William - Cleary, Beth M. - Cole, John Young - Dimunation, Mark G. - Gottesman, Laura - Kalin, Andrea - Katzman, Laura - Kazin, Michael - Kerst, Catherine Hiebert - McDannell, Colleen - Morgan, Mindy J. - Peatross, C. Ford - Rachleff, Peter J. - Remsberg, Rich - Sapoznik, Henry - Tidwell, John Edgar - Wiltsey, Tom - Zvonchenko, Walter - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - Library of Congress - National New Deal Preservation Association - United States. National Archives and Records Administration
    • Date: 2008-03-14
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    President Harding and Calvin Coolidge [1] Various scenes of the official notification ceremonies held on July 22, 1920 for Warren G. Harding, selected as the Presidential candidate by 17th Republican National Convention and Calvin Coolidge, selected as the Vice Presidential nominee. Opening views of Harding, followed by scenes of him and his wife, Florence Kling Harding, in Marion, Ohio; Harding, Coolidge, and Will H. Hays, Republican National Committee chairman, getting ...
    • Contributor: Harding, Warren G. (Warren Gamaliel) - Coolidge, Calvin - Harding, Florence Kling - Hays, Will H. (Will Harrison) - Harding, George T. - Lodge, Henry Cabot - Morrow, Edwin P. - Republican National Convention - Community Motion Picture Service, Inc - Theodore Roosevelt Association Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1920
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    Theodore Roosevelt his life and times on film / Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Derived from the Theodore Roosevelt Association Collection and the Paper Print Collection of the Motion Picture, Broadcasting, and Recorded Sound Division at the Library of Congress, presents 104 films that document the events in Theodore Roosevelt's life from the Spanish-American War in 1898 to his death in 1919. Features selected bibliography, timeline, film chronology, and four sound recordings of Roosevelt stating his progressive political ...
    • Date: 1999
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    Chauncey Depew, Senator Perkins, and Governor Whitman of New York, at GOP Convention, 1916, Chicago, Ill. Scenes from the 16th Republican National Convention held in Chicago, June 7-10, 1916. Long shot of delegates outside the Congress Hotel. Medium shots, from left to right, of Mrs. Olive H. Whitman; Governor Charles S. Whitman of New York (1915-1918); Francis Hendricks, former New York State Senator (1886-1891); George W. Perkins, a leader in the Progressive movement (1912-1916); Chauncey M. Depew, former New York ...
    • Contributor: Depew, Chauncey M. (Chauncey Mitchell) - Perkins, George W. (George Walbridge) - Whitman, Charles S. - Whitman, Olive H. - Hendricks, Francis - Republican National Convention - Pathe News - Theodore Roosevelt Association Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1916
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    The last days of President McKinley--films of William McKinley and the Pan-American Exposition, 1901 / Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Compilation of 28 films from the Library of Congress Paper Print Collection.
    • Date: 1991
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    The last days of a president films of McKinley and the Pan-American Exposition, 1901 /
    Films of McKinley and the Pan-American Exposition, 1901 Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    Presents twenty-eight films from the Paper Print Collection of the Library of Congress. Produced by the Edison Manufacturing Company from March to November 1901, these actuality motion pictures feature footage of President William McKinley at his second inauguration; the Pan-American Exposition in Buffalo, New York; McKinley at the Pan-American Exposition; and McKinley's funeral. Links to a section of The Learning Page covering the subjects ...
    • Date: 199?
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    President Harding and Calvin Coolidge [2] Catalog Record Only Various scenes of the official notification ceremonies held on July 22, 1920 for Warren G. Harding, selected as the Presidential candidate by the 17th Republican National Convention and Calvin Coolidge, selected as the Vice Presidential nominee. Opening views of Harding, followed by views of him, Coolidge, and Will H. Hays, Republican National Committee chairman, getting out of auto with other members of Republican Party; ...
    • Contributor: Community Motion Picture Service, Inc - Theodore Roosevelt Association Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1920
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    Heroes under fire. Caught in the middle /
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    Recalling the stories of two Diplomatic Security officers who risked their lives during political upheaval in Haiti in 2004. Included: Christopher R. Belmonti, who rescued a woman from a rebel attack, and Alston A. Richardson, who provided tactical updates during a gunfight.
    • Date: 2005
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    George Washington, his life and times. Building the Nation / Catalog Record Only Describes the unrest in the colonies following the Revolutionary War and discusses the Constitution which is drawn up in order to form a strong central government. Pictures Washington as he becomes the first President of the United States and explains how he resists public clamor, weighs and balances great issues, and through statesmanship helps to build the Nation. With intertitles.
    • Date: 1931
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    Today with Mrs. Roosevelt. Catalog Record Only A weekly series wherein Eleanor Roosevelt and her guests discuss the major problems facing the world and the United States. Participating guests include experts in the fields of government, science and world affairs who are directly concerned with the topic of discussion. Mrs. Roosevelt moderates the points of view expressed by her guests and usually remains politically neutral, but in this show she also ...
    • Contributor: Rodgers, Douglas - Roosevelt, Eleanor - Douglas, Paul H. (Paul Howard) - Anderson, Clinton Presba - Green, Theodore Francis - Benton, William - NBC Television Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1950
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    Understanding government Catalog Record Only Explores the federal government with a look at the functions and structure of the three branches : Executive Branch, Legislative Branch, and Judical Branch. Includes information on how United States government is set up with a checks and balances system. Offers some insights through comments by educators and elected officials.
    • Date: 2000
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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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    Mrs. Roosevelt meets the public. Catalog Record Only A weekly series wherein Eleanor Roosevelt and her guests discuss the major problems facing the world and the United States. Participating guests include experts in the fields of government, science and world affairs who are directly concerned with the topic of discussion. Mrs. Roosevelt enters actively into the discussion with her guests, expressing her opinion. She also brings representatives of the general public on ...
    • Date: 1951
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    Investigative reports. The secret White House tapes /
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    Shows secretly taped conversations of U. S. Presidents with people, and reveals some unknown information of Presidents' decisions, and activities.
    • Date: 1997
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    Oppenheimer. Catalog Record Only Copyright: no reg. Music composed by Pat Metheny ; executive director, David M. Davis ; narrator, John Carson. Announcer: Richard Riley. Sam Waterston, Jana Shelden, Kate Harper. Number referring to episode in Gianakos' Television drama series programming ... 1980-1982 is number as 17. Aired on PBS on 5/11/82; later aired on WETA; LC's viewing copy is a reissue and was taped off-air from WETA ...
    • Date: 1984
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    [The Edward W. Brooke Collection of film and video materials relating to his political career, Catalog Record Only The Edward W. Brooke Collection is comprised of government and commercially produced works and unedited footage. Most of the materials relate to Brooke's political career as opposed to his personal and professional lives. There is unedited footage of his being sworn in as Massachusetts attorney general in 1963. The majority of the film and video dates from 1966 to 1968, during which time he ...
    • Date: 1966
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    Omnibus. Catalog Record Only An episode of the television cultural anthology series consisting of 3 segments of varying lengths.
    • Date: 1955
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    A Walk through the 20th century with Bill Moyers. Presidents & politics with Richard Strout Catalog Record Only Copyright notice on videocassette: CEL/BDM ; 1983. Associate producer, Judy Epstein ; series associate producer, Judy Epstein ; senior executive producer, Mert Koplin ; series historian, Bernard A. Weisberger ; theme composed by Michael Valenti. Bill D. Moyers. Guest: Richard Strout. Show no. 110. Reference sources used: PBS video catalog, 1991-1992, p. 53, 142; M/B/RS Descriptive files. Received: 12/6/85 from LC video lab; 1/2 ...
    • Contributor: Moyers, Bill D. - Sameth, Jack - Strout, Richard L. (Richard Lee) - LC Off-Air Taping Collection (Library of Congress) - Copyright Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1983
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    Mrs. Roosevelt meets the public. Catalog Record Only A weekly series wherein Eleanor Roosevelt and her guests discuss the major problems facing the world and the United States. Participating guests include experts in the fields of government, science and world affairs who are directly concerned with the topic of discussion. Mrs. Roosevelt enters actively into the discussion with her guests, expressing her opinion. She also brings representatives of the general public on ...
    • Date: 1951
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    Congress reasserts itself. Catalog Record Only Shows how Vietnam and Watergate have affected the operational procedures of the United States Congress. Presents a historical view of the power struggle between the President and Congress and discusses this struggle in current events.
    • Date: 1976