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Big Picture, Episode 531, Exercise Swiftstrike
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Exercise Swiftstrike, a maneuver serving many purposes, was recently conducted in North and South Carolina. This week, cameras take you to three fictitious nations created for this particular exercise. In this maneuver the largest airborne operation ever organized in peacetime is undertaken, utilizing the capabili...
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Ken Burns's The Civil War, 1, The Cause
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written by Ken Burns, 1953-; produced by Ken Burns, 1953-, in Ken Burns's The Civil War, 1 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 1990), 2 hours 54 mins
Beginning with a searing indictment of slavery, this first episode of Ken Burns's The Civil War dramatically evokes the causes of the war, from the Cotton Kingdom of the South to the northern abolitionists who opposed it. Here are the burning questions of Union and States’ rights, John Brown at Harper’s Ferry,...
written by Ken Burns, 1953-; produced by Ken Burns, 1953-, in Ken Burns's The Civil War, 1 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 1990), 2 hours 54 mins
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Revolution, 8, The War Heads South
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directed by Peter Schnall, fl. 1980-2017; produced by Stephen Stept, in Revolution, 8 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2006), 23 mins
Failing to defeat the tenacious George Washington, the British change course, turning their attention southward to Charleston, South Carolina, in this program from The Revolution.
directed by Peter Schnall, fl. 1980-2017; produced by Stephen Stept, in Revolution, 8 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2006), 23 mins
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Discussion of the History and Culture of South Carolina
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produced by Nicholas A. Stein; in Pennsylvania, Minnesota, Hawaii, South Carolina and Montana, States (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2007), 8 mins
Discover the Keystone, North Star, Aloha, Palmetto, and Treasure States! This program covers the unique characteristics of Pennsylvania (status as 'crossroads' of the Revolution, Independence Hall, Hershey's chocolate, German culture, the Amish, and steel production); of Minnesota (freezing temperatures, Mall of A...
produced by Nicholas A. Stein; in Pennsylvania, Minnesota, Hawaii, South Carolina and Montana, States (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2007), 8 mins
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Universal Newsreels, Release 78, September 29, 1958
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in Universal Newsreels, Release 78 (Los Angeles, CA - Hollywood: Universal Pictures Company, 1958, originally published 1958), 6 mins
STORMS RIP EASTERN U.S., JAPAN Hurricane Helene roars along the Carolinas and Virginia Capes, her 140 miles per hour, winds and slashing rains taking a high toll in property damages. But forewarned residents take cover and no life is lost. Central Japan reels under Typhoon Ida, one of the worst storms in the natio...
in Universal Newsreels, Release 78 (Los Angeles, CA - Hollywood: Universal Pictures Company, 1958, originally published 1958), 6 mins
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Battlefield Detectives, 7, American Revolution: Battle of Cowpens
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directed by David Wright, fl. 2004; produced by David Wright, fl. 2004, in Battlefield Detectives, 7 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2004), 40 mins
One of the American Revolution's most critical clashes, the Battle of Cowpens in South Carolina was a signpost pointing directly to Yorktown, where the British surrendered in less than a year.
directed by David Wright, fl. 2004; produced by David Wright, fl. 2004, in Battlefield Detectives, 7 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2004), 40 mins
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Revolution, 9, A Hornet's Nest
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produced by Stephen Stept, in Revolution, 9 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2006), 45 mins
The Continental Army is defeated at Charleston and the war moves deeper into the South. This episode of The Revolution follows the fourth, very difficult year of war as the Americans suffer a humiliating defeat at Camden. Major Nathanael Greene leads the southern forces and works with General Daniel Morgan on new...
produced by Stephen Stept, in Revolution, 9 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2006), 45 mins
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Universal Newsreels, Release 469, June 28, 1951
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in Universal Newsreels, Release 469 (Los Angeles, CA - Hollywood: Universal Pictures Company, 1951, originally published 1951), 7 mins
This newsreel features military morale and weapons.
in Universal Newsreels, Release 469 (Los Angeles, CA - Hollywood: Universal Pictures Company, 1951, originally published 1951), 7 mins
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Nathanael Greene in Command of Continental Troops in the Carolinas, 1781
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directed by Robert M. Wise; in Nathanael Greene, Washington's Generals, 6 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2006), 15 mins
It is November 15th, 1776. The American Revolution is in danger of collapse. British forces already controlled most of Manhattan. Now they are successfully attacking the last rebel stronghold: Fort Washington, built on Manhattan Island to secure the Hudson River. The area commander, 34-year-old General Nathanael G...
directed by Robert M. Wise; in Nathanael Greene, Washington's Generals, 6 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2006), 15 mins
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Discussion of Slavery in the Antebellum Period and the Roots of Southern Secession
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in The Conflict Begins, Disc 1, Civil War Journal (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1993, first release 2001), 7 mins
The History Channel's acclaimed series, Civil War Journal, takes viewers beyond the battles and into the personal stories of the War Between the States. Drawing on diaries, photographs and dramatic re-enactments, the intimate side of the epic conflict is exposed. In this gripping, 2 DVD set, the earliest days of t...
in The Conflict Begins, Disc 1, Civil War Journal (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1993, first release 2001), 7 mins
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