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The Man Who Discovered America
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directed by Ralph Maud, 1928-2014; produced by Dennis Sawyer, fl. 2008, National Film Board of Canada (Montréal, QC: National Film Board of Canada, 1981), 21 mins
This short documentary looks at the Norwegian explorer Helge Ingstad, who uncovered the remains of a Viking settlement at l'Anse aux Meadows in Newfoundland in 1960. His search for traces of Norse settlements took him from the Sierra Madre Mountains of Mexico to the Far North of Canada. His numerous expeditions, m...
directed by Ralph Maud, 1928-2014; produced by Dennis Sawyer, fl. 2008, National Film Board of Canada (Montréal, QC: National Film Board of Canada, 1981), 21 mins
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United News, Release 17, 1942
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in United News (Los Angeles, CA - Hollywood: United Newsreel Corporation, 1942, originally published 1942), 9 mins
This World War II-era newsreel includes the following segments: 1. A ship, the Haakon VII, is presented to Princess Martha. 2. Tests of Lee tanks. 3. President Camacho reviews a Liberty Day parade in Mexico City. 4. An automobile plant is converted to war production. Other war goods being made. 5. Nelson Rockefell...
in United News (Los Angeles, CA - Hollywood: United Newsreel Corporation, 1942, originally published 1942), 9 mins
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United News, Release 1054, 1945
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in United News (Los Angeles, CA - Hollywood: United Newsreel Corporation, 1945, originally published 1945), 11 mins
This World War II-era newsreel includes the following segments: 1. Norwegian and British officials receive the German surrender at Oslo. 2. Destruction to French and German ports caused by allied air attacks; French soldiers return home and citizens rejoice; shots of German prisoners. 3. Pipe lines are manufacture...
in United News (Los Angeles, CA - Hollywood: United Newsreel Corporation, 1945, originally published 1945), 11 mins
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Universal Newsreels, Release 879, May 27, 1940
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in Universal Newsreels, Release 879 (Los Angeles, CA - Hollywood: Universal Pictures Company, 1940, originally published 1940), 7 mins
This newsreel features boats, evacuations, and war.
in Universal Newsreels, Release 879 (Los Angeles, CA - Hollywood: Universal Pictures Company, 1940, originally published 1940), 7 mins
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Universal Newsreels, Release 64, August 10, 1959
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in Universal Newsreels, Release 64 (Los Angeles, CA - Hollywood: Universal Pictures Company, 1959, originally published 1959), 6 mins
This newsreel, produced by Universal Pictures Company, features the launch of Explorer VI.
in Universal Newsreels, Release 64 (Los Angeles, CA - Hollywood: Universal Pictures Company, 1959, originally published 1959), 6 mins
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Battleline, 3, The Invasion of Norway
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directed by Sherman Grinberg, 1927-1982; produced by Sherman Grinberg, 1927-1982, in Battleline, 3 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1996, originally published 1964), 22 mins
In 1940, Hitler's plan is to occupy ports along 1,000 mile stretch of Norwegian coastline. It is the first combined air, land, and sea operation in history. This classic program incorporates authentic WWII archival film footage and accounts from soldiers on both sides of the battleline in Norway.
directed by Sherman Grinberg, 1927-1982; produced by Sherman Grinberg, 1927-1982, in Battleline, 3 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1996, originally published 1964), 22 mins
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United News, Release 160, 1945
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in United News (Los Angeles, CA - Hollywood: United Newsreel Corporation, 1945, originally published 1945), 9 mins
This World War II-era newsreel includes the following segments: 1. Citizens of Oslo celebrate their newly gained liberty. 2. President Truman meets with Davies, Hopkins, and Leahy. 3. Generals Eisenhower, Montgomery, and Zhukov sign for allied control of Berlin. 4. British troops retake Rangoon. 5. UNRRA collects...
in United News (Los Angeles, CA - Hollywood: United Newsreel Corporation, 1945, originally published 1945), 9 mins
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United News, Release 1027, 1944
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in United News (Los Angeles, CA - Hollywood: United Newsreel Corporation, 1944, originally published 1944), 11 mins
This World War II-era newsreel includes the following segments: 1. Ceremonies at Compiegne. 2. Allied troops advance through mud and snow in Europe. 3. The German battleship Tirpitz is bombed and sunk on the coast of Norway; flashback to Hitler at its launching in 1939; Air Chief Marshal Harris. 4. Japanese-Americ...
in United News (Los Angeles, CA - Hollywood: United Newsreel Corporation, 1944, originally published 1944), 11 mins
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