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  • Film, Video

    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: 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) - Theodore Roosevelt Association Collection (library of Congress)
    • Date: 1917
  • Film, Video

    Congress of nations /

    "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 magician adds a bit ...

    • Contributor: Blackton, James Stuart - Smith, Albert E. (albert Edward) - Vitagraph Company of America - Thomas A. Edison, Inc - Paper Print Collection (library of Congress) - Smith, Albert E.
    • Date: 1900
  • Film, Video

    Power in the Pacific. Dreams of China / Catalog Record Only

    The history of America's fascination with China is examined: U.S. hopes of a democratic government under Chiang Kai-shek were destroyed by the communist takeover of China by Mao Tse-tung, resulting in U.S. involvement in Korea and Vietnam in order to prevent the spread of communism. Frienship between the U.S. and China was renewed under President Nixon, but events such as the student killings in ...

    • Date: 1990
  • Film, Video

    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
  • Film, Video

    The third Jihad: radical Islam's vision for America / Catalog Record Only

    The third Jihad...explores the existence of radical Islam in America and the emerging risk that this homegrown jihad poses to national security, Western liberties and the "American way of life."

    • Date: 2008
  • Film, Video

    Thirteen days / 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
  • Film, Video

    The United States as world leader: from Johnson to Ford. Catalog Record Only

    Gives a brief history of the cold war and of the events that led to the war in Vietnam.

    • Date: 1975
  • Film, Video

    al-Ittijāh al-muʻākis. Sūriyā wa-fashal qimmat Jinīf / 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
  • Film, Video

    Secrets of the dead. Churchill's deadly decision / Catalog Record Only

    The French still call it "our Pearl Harbor", the tragic destruction of the French navy in 1940, by the British, to prevent it from falling into German hands. This video looks at Churchill's decision to sink the French fleet, and with it, the lives of 1,300 French sailors.

    • Contributor: Bond, Richard - Schreiber, Liev - Furnace Limited - Wnet (television Station : New York, N.Y.) - Wnet.org Properties - Channel Four (great Britain) - Australian Broadcasting Corporation - Zweites Deutsches Fernsehen - Pbs Distribution (firm) - Copyright Collection (library of Congress)
    • Date: 2010
  • Film, Video

    Fulfilling the vision / Catalog Record Only

    On the diplomacy and foreign relations of India; documentary.

    • Date: 2003
  • Film, Video

    Akthar min raʼy. Taqyīm natāʼij al-mufāwaḍāt al-Sūrīyah al-Isrāʼīlīyah / Catalog Record Only

    A weekly program in which guests debate the most newsworthy issue of the week. Discussed in this episode: Arab-Israeli conflict; Syria; Israel; relations.

    • Date: 1999
  • Film, Video

    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 remains politically neutral. Today's topic is: "What should our future ...

    • Date: 1950
  • Film, Video

    In search of history. Pirates of the Barbary Coast / Catalog Record Only

    In the late 18th and early 19th centuries, the Barbary States of Algeria, Tunisia, and Tripoli (now Libya) in North Africa demanded tribute from European maritime powers for the protection of their Mediterranean shipping from piracy. The new United States reluctantly paid tribute, but built three large frigates to give it the option of war, thus beginning the United States Navy. War with Tripoli ...

    • Date: 1998
  • Film, Video

    Look here. 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
  • Film, Video

    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 remains politically neutral. Today's topic is: the German question, or, ...

    • Date: 1950
  • Film, Video

    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

    Humsaye : two nations, two neighbours / Catalog Record Only

    On the foreign relations between India and Afghanistan.

    • Date: 2010
  • Film, Video

    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
  • Film, Video

    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
  • Film, Video

    Fidel Castro speaks / Catalog Record Only

    Copyright: reg. unknown. Copyright notice on video: American Broadcasting Companies, Inc. ; 1977. Cameramen, Steve Sanford, Jack Clark. Reporter: Barbara Walters. Appearing: Fidel Castro. Sources used: inventory in M/B/RS National Archives Collection acquisitions file. viewing copy; Received: ca. 1984; transfer; National Archives Collection. Viewed for credits only.

    • Date: 1977
  • Film, Video

    Akthar min raʼy. al-Hujūm al-Bākistānī ʻalá al-Qāʻidah / Catalog Record Only

    An interactive, no-holds-barred discussion program that explores a variety of opinions and views on political, economic, social, scientific, and cultural issues. Guests include personalities and experts on specific Arab and international issues. In this episode, guests discuss Pakistani attacks on al-Qaidah organization and the coalition between Pakistan and the United States and its reasons. Also discussed is the influence of this coalition on the ...

    • Date: 2004
  • Film, Video

    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
  • Film, Video

    Democracy and Latin America. Catalog Record Only

    Shows how the United States played a role in the Latin American independence movements in the early 19th century.

    • Date: 1975
  • Film, Video

    Italian mission to Washington, 1917 / Catalog Record Only

    First segment consists of medium close views of the following members of President Woodrow Wilson's cabinet: 1) Josephus Daniels, secretary of the Navy; 2) David F. Houston, secretary of agriculture; 3) Newton D. Baker, secretary of war, and; 4) William Gibbs McAdoo, secretary of the treasury. Second sequence shows members of the Italian war commission which arrived in Washington on May 23, 1917. The ...

    • Date: 1917
  • Film, Video

    Nambuk Chŏngsang Hoedam, 2000 6.13-6.15. Catalog Record Only

    In Korean. "Sŭpʻochʻŭ, yujŏk tʻambang" -- v.1. label on videocassette housing. Not viewed. Sources used: videocassette housing and box. Received: 10-15-2003; viewing copy; purchase; LC Purchase Collection.

    • Date: 2000