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Battleline, 7, Tobruk
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directed by Nicholas H. Cominos, 1923-2008; produced by Nicholas H. Cominos, 1923-2008, in Battleline, 7 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2008, originally published 1964), 20 mins
Maintaining control of the Libyan city of Tobruk was crucial to the Allied war effort; loss of the strategic Mediterranean port would shorten Axis supply lines. This classic program incorporates authentic WWII archival film footage and accounts from soldiers on both sides of the battleline in Tobruk.
directed by Nicholas H. Cominos, 1923-2008; produced by Nicholas H. Cominos, 1923-2008, in Battleline, 7 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2008, originally published 1964), 20 mins
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Big Picture, Episode 581, Salute to MATS
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in Records of the Office of the Chief Signal Officer (RG111), of United States. National Archives and Records Administration. Federal Records, in Big Picture, Episode 581 (District of Columbia: United States. Army Pictorial Service, 1962), 29 mins
Air Transport has accomplished a great deal to solve the problems of our military forces attempting to be everywhere at once with everything. MATS--Military Air Transport Service--maintains a mobile aerial task force that can move huge numbers of men and vast amounts of supplies to distant frontiers rapidly and ef...
in Records of the Office of the Chief Signal Officer (RG111), of United States. National Archives and Records Administration. Federal Records, in Big Picture, Episode 581 (District of Columbia: United States. Army Pictorial Service, 1962), 29 mins
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Chronoscope, Abba Eban (1955)
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interview by Winston Burdett, 1913-1993 and Larry LeSueur, 1909-2003, in Chronoscope (New York, NY: Columbia Broadcasting System, 1955), 15 mins
MARCH 14, 1955 Participants: Abba Eban, Israeli Ambassador to the United States, interviewed by Larry Lesueur and Winston Burdett. Topics: The danger to the West of the situation in the Gaza Strip and appraisal of current tensions between Israel and the Arab nations.
interview by Winston Burdett, 1913-1993 and Larry LeSueur, 1909-2003, in Chronoscope (New York, NY: Columbia Broadcasting System, 1955), 15 mins
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Prospects of Mankind with Eleanor Roosevelt, Future of Democracy Abroad
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directed by David Davis, 1948-; interview by Eleanor Roosevelt, 1884-1962, in Prospects of Mankind with Eleanor Roosevelt (Detroit, MI: WGBH Boston, 1960), 59 mins
Mrs Roosevelt and her guests consider the long-term spread and survival of democracy in the West and the underdeveloped countries of Asia, Africa and Latin America.
directed by David Davis, 1948-; interview by Eleanor Roosevelt, 1884-1962, in Prospects of Mankind with Eleanor Roosevelt (Detroit, MI: WGBH Boston, 1960), 59 mins
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Great Blunders in History, Kasserine Pass
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directed by Jonathan Martin, fl. 1990-2010; produced by Jonathan Martin, fl. 1990-2010, in Great Blunders in History (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2008), 15 mins
U.S. troops arriving in Tunisia for their first campaign of WWII were certain that, with their resources and equipment, they would quickly defeat the German Afrika Korps. But Field Marshal Rommel and his battle-hardened veterans had another plan.
directed by Jonathan Martin, fl. 1990-2010; produced by Jonathan Martin, fl. 1990-2010, in Great Blunders in History (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2008), 15 mins
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In Conversation With The Presidents' Men, Henry Kissinger
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directed by William Karel, 1940-, in In Conversation With The Presidents' Men (Paris, Ile-de-France: Point du Jour International, 2000, originally published 2000), 30 mins
Henry Kissinger – NSC advisor & Secretary of State under Nixon and Carter (69 to 77), Nobel Peace Prize. Based on the 3 part documentary Secrets Of State, this behind-the-scene series uncovers the secret history of American diplomacy – from the Bay of Pigs to Vietnam or the Gulf War – through talks with the...
directed by William Karel, 1940-, in In Conversation With The Presidents' Men (Paris, Ile-de-France: Point du Jour International, 2000, originally published 2000), 30 mins
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President Obama Salutes the People of Libya
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produced by United States. White House (District of Columbia: United States. White House, 2011), 12 mins
In a high-level meeting at the U.N. General Assembly, the President vows the new country has a friend in the US.
produced by United States. White House (District of Columbia: United States. White House, 2011), 12 mins
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United News, Release 24, 1942
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in United News (Los Angeles, CA - Hollywood: United Newsreel Corporation, 1942, originally published 1942), 10 mins
This World War II-era newsreel includes the following segments: 1. Planes drop supplies to allied soldiers in New Guinea; Australian troops fight and indigenous people carry wounded to field hospitals. 2. The allied war council meets in Washington, D.C.; fighting in North Africa, planes bomb supply lines and Germa...
in United News (Los Angeles, CA - Hollywood: United Newsreel Corporation, 1942, originally published 1942), 10 mins
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United News, Release 47, 1943
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in United News (Los Angeles, CA - Hollywood: United Newsreel Corporation, 1943, originally published 1943), 10 mins
Roosevelt inspects U.S. Army camps [etc.], 1943. 1. Pres. Roosevelt at camps and air fields. 2. Aircraft carriers are used to transport army planes. 3. Allied troops bomb and capture land in Tunisia. U.S. and German tanks battle. German planes attack U.S. positions.
in United News (Los Angeles, CA - Hollywood: United Newsreel Corporation, 1943, originally published 1943), 10 mins
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United News, Release 53, 1943
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in United News (Los Angeles, CA - Hollywood: United Newsreel Corporation, 1943, originally published 1943), 10 mins
U.S. forces blast Japanese from Attu,1943: 1. An amphibious landing in the Aleutian Islands. 2. Depth charges are dropped and a German submarine which tried to attack a convoy surfaces. 3. Clean-up operations in Tunis. Hordes of German soldiers are captured. British, troops are warmly greeted by citizens. Gen. Gir...
in United News (Los Angeles, CA - Hollywood: United Newsreel Corporation, 1943, originally published 1943), 10 mins
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