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1960 Kennedy-Nixon Debate
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interview by Howard K. Smith, 1914-2002 (New York, NY: Columbia Broadcasting System, 1960), 31 mins
Highlights from the four debates by Democratic candidate John F. Kennedy & Republican Vice-President Richard Nixon in 1960, during their pursuit of the American presidency.
interview by Howard K. Smith, 1914-2002 (New York, NY: Columbia Broadcasting System, 1960), 31 mins
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America in the 20th Century, 10, Vietnam
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produced by Media Rich Communications, in America in the 20th Century, 10 (Chicago, IL: Media Rich Communications, 2009), 1 hour 12 mins
Vietnam was the longest war in America’s history and the most divisive in more than a century. Decades later, U.S. involvement in Southeast Asia remains misunderstood, misinterpreted and misrepresented. This powerful program explores the genesis of America’s “quagmire” in the region—from the roots of Vie...
produced by Media Rich Communications, in America in the 20th Century, 10 (Chicago, IL: Media Rich Communications, 2009), 1 hour 12 mins
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As It Happened, The Cuban Missile Crisis
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in As It Happened (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1997), 22 mins
This documentary, published by A&E Television Networks, is about the Cuban Missile Crisis.
in As It Happened (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1997), 22 mins
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Belafonte Campaign Ad for Kennedy/Johnson, 1960
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(New York, NY: Citizens for Kennedy-Johnson, 1960), 1 min
A campaign ad from Harry Belafonte for John F. Kennedy and Lyndon B. Johnson.
(New York, NY: Citizens for Kennedy-Johnson, 1960), 1 min
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Big Picture, Episode 552, Soldier Statesman
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Increasingly, the military leaders of America are called upon to function - and function knowledgeably -in areas which are beyond the purely military. "Soldier Statesmen" is both an apt description of their broadened role in serving their country, and the title of this week's episode. A major portion of the narrat...
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Big Picture, Episode 582, Shape of the Nation
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During the past year, President Kennedy has discussed growing concern over the physical shape of Americans, both young and old alike. This week's episode headlines Bob Hope and Jerry Colonna as they report on the physical "Shape of the Nation." Also appearing in this report are Bud Wilkinson, famed coach of the Un...
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Big Picture, Episode 617, Partners in Freedom
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This 1964 Defense Film Report presents the outstanding achievements of the Armed Forces and our Allies in facing up to Communist aggression in 1963 and maintaining our military superiority in 1964 to meet global and local challenges by foes of liberty. Secretary of Defense Robert S. McNamara introduces his report...
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Big Picture, Episode 645, Army in Action - Years of Menace
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During the late 1950s and early 1960s, the combat readiness of the United States Army had to be one of great versatility. Along with the rest of our military establishment, the Navy, Marine Corps, and Air Force, the Army served as a potent part of a massive deterring force to prevent the big Cold War from suddenly...
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Biography, J.F.K.: A Personal Story
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produced by Rhys Thomas, in Biography (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2005, originally published 1996), 1 hour 25 mins
Relive the glory moments of John F. Kennedy's life as BIOGRAPHY-® presents the compelling story of this unforgettable leader and the rich dynasty he left behind. John Fitzgerald Kennedy Jr. will always be remembered as the youthful president who inspired America a charismatic leader who gave the nation a sense of...
produced by Rhys Thomas, in Biography (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2005, originally published 1996), 1 hour 25 mins
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A Decisive Moment
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(Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2002), 39 mins
This video features the often dramatic climaxes of American presidential elections since 1948. One question often asked by people with an interest in politics is whether US presidential elections always have a Decisive Moment, a statement, a mistake, or an event that decides the race and puts one of the two candid...
(Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2002), 39 mins
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