Film, VideoAWOL, all wrong old Laddiebuck
All wrong old Laddiebuck | AWOL; or, All wrong old Laddiebuck | A.W.O.L. From J. McIntire, Silent animated films at the Library of Congress: Concerns American soldiers in Europe after the armstice [sic]. One goes AWOL with "Joy" (Miss AWOL) and after a series of mishaps with her, he is thrown in a guard house while his fellow soldiers go home. From Origin of American animation 1900-1921 notes: A cautionary tale for troops impatient to return home...
- Contributor: Bowers, Charles R. - American Motion Picture Corporation - Afi/Rhode Island Historical Society Collection (Library of Congress)
- Date: 1919
Film, VideoTR's sons' regiments during war, 1917-1918.
Theodore Roosevelt's sons' regiments during war, 1917-1918. | Theodore Roosevelt's sons' regiments during war, 1917-1918  Soldiers walk in formation on a road accompanied by several mounted men. Because of the soldiers' heavy clothing, it must be winter. This group may be the 26th Infantry, Theodore and Archibald Roosevelt's regiment. Following sequence is of biplanes flying in formation; third sequence is shot at a hangar where men appear to be preparing a plane for flight. The second and third sequences...
- Contributor: Roosevelt Memorial Association - United States. Army. Signal Corps - Theodore Roosevelt Association Collection (Library of Congress)
- Date: 1918
Film, VideoRobert Bagner Hayling oral history interview conducted by Joseph Mosnier in Saint Augustine, Florida, 2011-09-14. Robert Hayling recalls serving in the air force during World War II, attending the Meharry Dental School, and participating in civil rights protests in Nashville, Tennessee. He remembers starting his dental practice in St. Augustine, Florida, leading the local National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) youth group, and the exclusion of African Americans from St. Augustine's 400th anniversary celebration, and being...
- Contributor: Civil Rights History Project (U.S.) - Mosnier, Joseph - Hayling, Robert Bagner
- Date: 2011-09-14
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Film, VideoTR reviews and addresses troops [Fort Sheridan, Ill.]; TR riding in auto, Chicago, 1917
TR riding in auto, Chicago, 1917 | Theodore Roosevelt reviews and addresses troops [Fort Sheridan, Ill.] | Theodore Roosevelt riding in auto, Chicago, 1917 Two segments of TR during a midwestern speaking tour in support of military preparedness. On September 27, 1917, TR visited the officers' training camp at Fort Sheridan, Illinois. Views of troops marching past a reviewing stand for inspection by TR and several civilian and military personnel; identified on the platform with TR are Captain Georges Etienne Bertrand (wearing beret), a visiting Frenchman who instructed...
- Contributor: Roosevelt, Theodore - Bertrand, Georges Etienne - Ryan, James A. - Meeker, Arthur - Insull, Samuel - Universal Film Manufacturing Company - Theodore Roosevelt Association Collection (Library of Congress)
- Date: 1917
Film, VideoRoosevelt scenes [1917-1918] Views of TR at various public functions in support of the war effort: 1) TR stands with Brigadier General Michael J. Lenihan, fellow-officer in the Spanish-American War, and speaks to camera during an informal visit to Camp Mills, near Garden City, N.Y., on Sept. 2, 1917; 2) on the lawn of Sagamore Hill on Aug. 22, 1917, TR and members of the Belgian mission...
- Contributor: International Film Service - Roosevelt Memorial Association - Pathé Exchange - Theodore Roosevelt Association Collection (Library of Congress) - Roosevelt, Theodore - Coudert, Frederic R. (Frederic René) - O'Connor, T. P. (Thomas Power) - Wilson, George T. - Lenihan, Michael J. - Carlier, Hector - Moncheur, Ludovic - Burnquist, J. A. A. (Joseph Alfred Arner)
- Date: 1917
Film, VideoSan 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
Film, VideoTR receiving Belgian envoys at Sagamore Hill 
Theodore Roosevelt receiving Belgian envoys at Sagamore Hill 1917 TR entertains members of the Belgian Mission at Sagamore Hill, Aug. 22, 1917. The mission is headed by Baron Ludovic Moncheur, former Ambassador to the United States and includes General Mathieu Leclercq, Commander of the Belgian Cavalry, Major Leon Osterrieth, Hector Carlier, Count Louis d'Ursel, and Jean D. Mertens. Those accompanying the Belgian Mission include George T. Wilson, Major General Daniel Appleton, Lieutenant Harry...
- Contributor: Roosevelt, Theodore - Moncheur, Ludovic - Leclercq, Mathieu - Osterrieth, Leon - Carlier, Hector - Ursel, Louis - Mertens, Jean D. - Wilson, George T. - Cook, Thomas C. - O'Connor, T. P. (Thomas Power) - Coudert, Frederic R. (Frederic René) - Theodore Roosevelt Association Collection (Library of Congress)
- Date: 1917
Film, VideoSarah Bernhardt addresses crowd in Prospect Park, Brooklyn, 1917 On July 4, 1917, French actress Sarah Bernhardt speaks in Prospect Park, Brooklyn, N.Y., on behalf of French-American cooperation in the war effort. Addressing more than 50,000 people gathered around a decorated music platform, Mme. Bernhardt stands and speaks from an open touring car parked in front of the platform. Medium close shot of Mme. Bernhardt speaking and gesturing, with man who may be...
- Contributor: Roosevelt Memorial Association - Theodore Roosevelt Association Collection (Library of Congress) - Bernhardt, Sarah - Marot, Felix - Ormsby, Elizabeth
- Date: 1917
Film, VideoW.S.S. Thriftettes
W.S.S. Thriftettes, save and buy | W.S.S Thriftettes war bond drive | WSS Thriftettes | War savings stamps Thriftettes A promotion for war savings stamps, reputed here to help confine Germany's Kaiser to a circus cage.
- Contributor: Felton, Paul M. - Felton Art Studio - Bdf Films (Firm) - Miscellaneous Collection (Library of Congress)
- Date: 1918
Film, VideoMatthew J. Perry oral history interview conducted by Joseph Mosnier in Columbia, South Carolina, 2011-06-07.
- Contributor: Civil Rights History Project (U.S.) - Mosnier, Joseph - Perry, Matthew J. (Matthew James)
- Date: 2011-06-07
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Film, VideoAlfred Moldovan oral history interview conducted by Joseph Mosnier in New York, New York, 2011-07-19.
- Contributor: Civil Rights History Project (U.S.) - Mosnier, Joseph - Moldovan, Alfred
- Date: 2011-07-19
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Film, Video[Quentin Roosevelt]; Clemenceau and Foch, 1917-1919
Clemenceau and Foch, 1917-1919 | Quentin and Archie Roosevelt's regiments Film appears to have been photographed in France during WWI. Medium close shot of Quentin Roosevelt with a small building in background; brief shot of French and American officers, including Lieutenant Edward V. Rickenbacker at immediate right, talking; view of a troop train moving through a European town as people line the tracks waving to soldiers. Final sequence is medium close panning shots, from...
- Contributor: Roosevelt, Quentin - Clemenceau, Georges - Foch, Ferdinand - Pershing, John J. (John Joseph) - Rickenbacker, Eddie - Tardieu, André - Weygand, Maxime - McAndrews, James W. - Theodore Roosevelt Association Collection (Library of Congress)
- Date: 1918
Film, VideoWilliam G. Anderson oral history interview conducted by Joseph Mosnier in Detroit, Michigan, 2011-07-26. William Anderson recalls growing up in Americus, Georgia, serving in the navy during World War II, and his friendships with Martin Luther King, Jr., and Ralph Abernathy. He remembers opening his osteopath practice in Albany, Georgia, becoming a leader of the Albany Movement, and supporting protesters from the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC). He discusses his several arrests with King and Abernathy, appearing on...
- Contributor: Civil Rights History Project (U.S.) - Mosnier, Joseph - Anderson, William G.
- Date: 2011-07-26
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Film, VideoScott Bates oral history interview conducted by David P. Cline in Sewanee, Tennessee, 2013-06-20. Professor Scott Bates describes his career as an educator and civil rights supporter in Sewanee, Tennessee. He discusses his memories of race relations on U.S. Army bases during World War II, and he describes how he moved from the Midwest to Sewanee, Tennessee to become a college instructor of French. Once in Sewanee, Bates soon learned about the Highlander Folk School, where he attended...
- Contributor: Civil Rights History Project (U.S.) - Cline, David P. - Bates, Scott
- Date: 2013-06-20
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CollectionThe Long Black Freedom Struggle: African American Soldiers in WWI & Korea
African American soldiers in WWI & Korea | Many paths to freedom: looking back, looking ahead at the long civil rights movement | American Folklife Center lecture, 2014-03-18 | American Folklife Center symposium, 2014-03-18 Adriane Lentz-Smith of Duke University and David Cline of Virginia Tech discuss the forgotten history of African-American participation in WWI and Korea, followed by a discussion facilitated by Robert Patrick, director of the Veterans History Project.
- Contributor: Various - Cline, David P. - Lentz-Smith, Adriane - Patrick, Robert - American Folklife Center - Veterans History Project (U.S.) - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - Blacks in Government (U.S.). Library of Congress Chapter
- Date: 2014-03-18