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Africans in America: Revolution (1750–1805), Part 2, Interview with Thomas J. Davis, Professor of History, Arizona State University and author of
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directed by Orlando Bagwell, 1951- and Susan Bellows, fl. 1989; produced by Susan Bellows, fl. 1989 and Orlando Bagwell, 1951-, WGBH Boston; interview by Orlando Bagwell, 1951-, in Africans in America: Revolution (1750–1805), Part 2 (Boston, MA: WGBH Educational Foundation, 2017), 43 mins
Thomas J. Davis is interviewed about Venture Smith and the relationship between slave and slave holder, Venture's loss of his family and the purchase of their freedom, the difference between a free Negro and a free person, the importance of waterways in colonial life, Venture Smith's acquisition of land, the signi...
directed by Orlando Bagwell, 1951- and Susan Bellows, fl. 1989; produced by Susan Bellows, fl. 1989 and Orlando Bagwell, 1951-, WGBH Boston; interview by Orlando Bagwell, 1951-, in Africans in America: Revolution (1750–1805), Part 2 (Boston, MA: WGBH Educational Foundation, 2017), 43 mins
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American Battlefield Trust Pilot, The Case Shot
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produced by American Battlefield Trust and Makematic, in American Battlefield Trust Pilot (Londonderry, Northern Ireland: Makematic, 2021), 2 mins
Learn about the case shot, as well as other cannon fired projectiles and the key role they played in the American revolutionary war.
produced by American Battlefield Trust and Makematic, in American Battlefield Trust Pilot (Londonderry, Northern Ireland: Makematic, 2021), 2 mins
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Big Picture, Episode 627, American Soldier
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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 627 (District of Columbia: United States. Army Pictorial Service, 1975), 25 mins
Summarizes the history of the American soldier from the rebellious colonists of 1776 through Korea.
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 627 (District of Columbia: United States. Army Pictorial Service, 1975), 25 mins
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Big Picture, Episode 630, Wherever Brave Men Fight
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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 630 (District of Columbia: United States. Army Pictorial Service, 1975), 28 mins
Since pre-Revolutionary times, the U.S. Army Infantryman has evolved into a man of many faces ... ranger, airborne paratrooper, and Special Forces soldier--infantrymen all! This unusual episode, narrated by Vic Morrow, dramatically chronicles the development of combat techniques from the soldier of two centuries a...
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 630 (District of Columbia: United States. Army Pictorial Service, 1975), 28 mins
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Biography, Benedict Arnold: Triumph and Treason
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produced by Eric Lindstrom, in Biography (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1995), 45 mins
The American Revolution bred many heroes whose courage and leadership on the battlefield helped the United States gain independence from Britain. During the war no man was a more effective commander than Major General Benedict Arnold. His treason and defection to the British made the name Benedict Arnold synonymou...
produced by Eric Lindstrom, in Biography (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1995), 45 mins
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Biography, Patrick Henry: Voice of Liberty
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produced by Rhys Thomas, in Biography (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1995), 46 mins
He is remembered for seven words: "Give me liberty of give me death." More than any other founding father he represented the power of the ordinary citizens of the new nation. Patrick Henry rose from simple roots to mingle with the colonial aristocracy, helping blaze the trail to freedom alongside Thomas Jefferson...
produced by Rhys Thomas, in Biography (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1995), 46 mins
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Freedom: A History of US, Episode 2, Revolution
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directed by Peter W. Kunhardt, fl. 2003, Philip B. Kunhardt, III, fl. 2003 and Nancy Steiner, fl. 2003; presented by Katie Couric, 1957-; produced by Peter W. Kunhardt, fl. 2003, Philip B. Kunhardt, III, fl. 2003 and Nancy Steiner, fl. 2003, Kunhardt Films, in Freedom: A History of US, Episode 2 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2003), 25 mins
Colonial Americans fight together to defeat the world's most awesome military power. Then they strive to create a new kind of government that will live up to their high ideals. George Washington and Thomas Jefferson each become President; Lewis and Clark undertake their great expedition; and the American dream is...
directed by Peter W. Kunhardt, fl. 2003, Philip B. Kunhardt, III, fl. 2003 and Nancy Steiner, fl. 2003; presented by Katie Couric, 1957-; produced by Peter W. Kunhardt, fl. 2003, Philip B. Kunhardt, III, fl. 2003 and Nancy Steiner, fl. 2003, Kunhardt Films, in Freedom: A History of US, Episode 2 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2003), 25 mins
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Illinois History, An Overview, 3, Struggle for the Illinois Country
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directed by James A. Edstrom; produced by James A. Edstrom, in Illinois History, An Overview, 3 (Privately Published, 2009, originally published 1971), 27 mins
This documentary, directed by James A. Edstrom, features the struggle for Illinois County.
directed by James A. Edstrom; produced by James A. Edstrom, in Illinois History, An Overview, 3 (Privately Published, 2009, originally published 1971), 27 mins
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Jewish Ideas and the American Founders, Episode 3, From the Talmud to Thomas Paine: Political Hebraism and the American Revolution
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presented by Meir Soloveichik, 1977-; produced by The Tikvah Fund; interview by Jonathan Silver, in Jewish Ideas and the American Founders, Episode 3 (Lynbrook, NY: TeleTime Video, 2018), 1 hour 12 mins
Jewish Ideas and the American Founders: In a series of eight enlightening and entertaining lectures, Rabbi Dr. Meir Soloveichik explores the Jewish ideas that inspired America’s founding generation and helped make the United States such an exceptional home for the Jews and all religions. How these ideas influenc...
presented by Meir Soloveichik, 1977-; produced by The Tikvah Fund; interview by Jonathan Silver, in Jewish Ideas and the American Founders, Episode 3 (Lynbrook, NY: TeleTime Video, 2018), 1 hour 12 mins
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Modern Marvels, Season 9, Episode 10, Army Corps Of Engineers
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produced by Don Cambou, in Modern Marvels, Season 9, Episode 10 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2003), 45 mins
This documentary, produced by Don Cambou, is a history of the Army Corps of Engineers.
produced by Don Cambou, in Modern Marvels, Season 9, Episode 10 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2003), 45 mins
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