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    Roosevelt 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
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    Congress of nations From Edison films catalog: A new and sensational film, which deals in a highly up-to-date manner with the international situation. A magician steps upon the stage carrying a hoop covered with white paper. Then in quick succession the flags of Germany, Russia, Ireland, England and China are brought forth and from each a soldier is produced corresponding with the flag of each nation. The...
    • Contributor: Blackton, James Stuart - Smith, Albert E. - Thomas A. Edison, Inc - Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress) - Smith, Albert E. (Albert Edward) - Vitagraph Company of America
    • Date: 1900
  • Film, Video
    Fights of nations
    Fight of nations
    Part 1: In "Mexico and Spain," a man dressed as a Mexican peasant spies on a happy young woman and her suitor, who wears a fancy Spanish, matador-style outfit. The woman dances for her companion, then the couple embrace and sit on a stone bench, holding hands. The jealous peasant rises from his hiding place to stab his rival, but the woman grabs his...
    • Contributor: Bitzer, G. W. - American Mutoscope and Biograph Company - Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1907
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    The Americans.
    The Americans. Catalog Record Only
    Technological advances have escalated Cold War tensions to an all-time high, and undercover KGB operatives Elizabeth and Philip Jennings face the growing threat of discovery. As their assignments grow more deadly, their family is in more danger, and their loyalties are tested like never before.
    • Contributor: Russell, Keri - Rhys, Matthew - Emmerich, Noah - Taylor, Holly - Mahendru, Annet - Thomas, Richard - Sellati, Keidrich - Amblin Television (Firm) - Fox Television Studios - Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc - Copyright Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2014
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    Power in the Pacific. The nuclear northwest / Catalog Record Only After Vietnam, the U.S. Pacific fleet was trimmed down, but increased again under President Reagan. Cold War tensions continue between the Soviet Union and the U.S. in the North Pacific, and fears mount about the possibility of North Korea developing nuclear weapon capabilities. The balance of power is changing as Japanese military might increases.
    • Date: 1990
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    The Arab world. Arabs and the West / Catalog Record Only Bill Moyers interviews Charles Issawi about the perception of Arabs in the world today, the future of Arab countries, and what relations will be like between the Arab world and the West in the future.
    • Date: 1991
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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
  • Film, Video
    Look here. Lester B. Pearson /
    Lester B. Pearson Catalog Record Only
    Pearson--member of the Canadian House of Parliament, Canada's former Secretary of State for External Affairs, and the 1957 winner of the Nobel Peace Prize--is asked for his reaction to having received the Nobel award. He tells Agronsky that we must now pursue genuine peace or else, and discusses the effect of building up armaments on efforts to achieve that peace. Pearson is also asked...
    • Date: 1957
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    War made easy : how presidents & pundits keep spinning us to death /
    How presidents & pundits keep spinning us to death Catalog Record Only
    "Analysis of how governments bent on war-making have relied on a vast arsenal of propaganda techniques to overcome resistance at home and disapproval abroad ... Moving from Vietnam to Iraq, the film examines how news reports have become nearly indistinguishable from White House and Pentagon talking points, a problem that has become exacerbated by journalists who have grown accustomed to being fed information by...
    • Date: 2007
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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 as well. Today's topic is: The future of Asia.
    • Date: 1950
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    Omnibus. Catalog Record Only An episode of the television cultural anthology series consisting of 3 segments of varying lengths. Segment one includes film footage.
    • Date: 1956
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    Look here. William O. Douglas /
    William O. Douglas Catalog Record Only
    Associate Justice Douglas of the U.S. Supreme Court voices concern that the U.S. is losing prestige abroad and "losing the contest for the minds of men" by not realizing that the Soviet Union is a tremendous political--as well as military--threat. "Our thinking has been too military," says Douglas, "as a general and not as a Thomas Jefferson or an Abraham Lincoln." Douglas also is...
    • Date: 1957
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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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    China: the rebirth of an empire /
    Birth of an empire Catalog Record Only
    "China's unprecedented growth has placed it on the verge of overtaking the United States as the world's preeminent power. But what type of power will China become? In today's interconnected and globalized world, the answer affects each and every one of us. In Pakistan and Afghanistan, China's humanitarian activities and investment in infrastructure have won it the hearts and minds of the people. Yet...
    • Date: 2011
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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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    Jalsah Pishāvar, 14 Agast 2003. Catalog Record Only Speech on government policies with special reference to relationship between Pakistan and the United States by a noted religious scholar of North West Frontier Province of Pakistan at Peshawar on August 14, 2003.
    • Date: 2005
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    Akthar min raʼy. Mustaqbal al-ʻalāqāt al-Kuwaytīyah al-ʻIrāqīyah /
    Mustaqbal al-ʻalāqāt al-Kuwaytīyah al-ʻIrāqīyah | More than one opinion. Catalog Record Only
    A weekly program in which guests debate the most newsworthy issue of the week. Discussed in this episode: Kuwait; Iraq; politics and government; future relations.
    • Date: 2000
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    The fullest possible accounting / Catalog Record Only The injustice and anguish of the long years of delay are tragic consequences of political events that have taken place during the two decades knowing that nearly 2,000 Americans were still unaccounted for. The Joint Casualty Resolution Center was relegated to monitoring the individual roles of the regional operations responsible for answering questions about the missing servicemen. Teams were deployed in jungles and mountain...
    • Date: 1994
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    Thirteen days /
    Cuban missile crisis Catalog Record Only
    The film is set during the two-week Cuban missle crisis in October of 1962, and it centers on how President John F. Kennedy, Attorney General Robert Kennedy, and others handled the explosive situation.
    • Date: 2001
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    Support democracy in China : toycott campaign / Catalog Record Only News broadcasts and interviews documenting the Tiananmen Square student-led democratic movement in 1989 and demonstrations in later years.
    • Date: 1989
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    Seoul train Catalog Record Only Seoul Train is an emotionally wrenching look at an heroic Underground Railroad, an international band of activists who risk their own lives to lead North Korean refugees out of China and into countries that will give them asylum.
    • Date: 2008
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    Profiles in courage. Hamilton Fish /
    Hamilton Fish Catalog Record Only
    A documentary profile of Hamilton Fish. Examines the factors that motivated Secretary of State Hamilton Fish's solitary stand opposing American military intervention in the Cuban rebellion against Spain that began in 1868. Describes his staunch defense of his antiwar policy and discusses his proposal to give Cuba the financial backing it would need to buy its freedom from Spain, thus avoiding further violence.
    • Date: 1965
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    Nepal-U.S. relations-- a talk programme and interaction by H.E. James F. Moriarty / Catalog Record Only A filmed session on August 9, 2005 of H.E. James F. Moriarty, ambassador of the United States of America to Nepal on the concepts of Democracy and reconciliation, with questions from prominent citizens of Nepal regarding elections, insergents, Maoists and terrorism.
    • Date: 2005
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    America's defense monitor. The Panama invasion revisited--lessons for today / Catalog Record Only One year after the U.S. invasion, we visit Panama. Includes footage of the invasion. The Panamanian Ambassador, a human rights observer, and American experts discuss the U.S. justifications for the invasion, civilian deaths, conditions in Panama, the new government, and the continuing American role.
    • Date: 1991
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    al-Ittijāh al-muʻākis. Sūriyā wa-fashal qimmat Jinīf /
    Sūriyā wa-fashal qimmat Jinīf | Opposite direction. Catalog Record Only
    A talk and call-in series featuring two persons holding opposing views on a certain issue. Discussed in this episode: Arab-Israeli conflict; Syria; Israel; peace process.
    • Date: 2000