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10 Things You Don't Know About, Season 3, Episode 5, The American Revolution
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presented by Henry Rollins, 1961-; produced by Henry Rollins, 1961- and Mary Courtney, fl. 2004-2016, Asylum Entertainment, in 10 Things You Don't Know About, Season 3, Episode 5 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2014), 43 mins
In "10 Things You Don't Know About", punk rock icon Henry Rollins uncovers crazy twists and tidbits behind the historical tales, figures, and places you only thought you knew. Whether he's analyzing centuries-old documents at the National Archives or exploring the inside of a dead gangster's speakeasy, he's on a m...
presented by Henry Rollins, 1961-; produced by Henry Rollins, 1961- and Mary Courtney, fl. 2004-2016, Asylum Entertainment, in 10 Things You Don't Know About, Season 3, Episode 5 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2014), 43 mins
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60 Minutes, McCullough, Part 2
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produced by David Browning, fl. 1993-2015, Columbia Broadcasting System; interview by Morley Safer, 1931-2016, in 60 Minutes (New York, NY: Columbia Broadcasting System, 2013), 13 mins
June 30, 2013 - Morley Safer accompanies author/historian David McCullough to Paris, the most important city in the world at the founding of the U.S. and a place that had a profound influence on the new nation.
produced by David Browning, fl. 1993-2015, Columbia Broadcasting System; interview by Morley Safer, 1931-2016, in 60 Minutes (New York, NY: Columbia Broadcasting System, 2013), 13 mins
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The African Americans: Many Rivers to Cross, Episode 1, The Black Atlantic: 1500-1800
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directed by Phil Bertelsen, fl. 1997-2013, Leslie Asako Gladsjo, fl. 1988-2014, Sabin Streeter, fl. 2005-2017 and Jamila Wignot, fl. 2009-2014; produced by WNET Channel 13, New York, NY, Kunhardt Films and Inkwell Films, in The African Americans: Many Rivers to Cross, Episode 1 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service (PBS), 2013), 56 mins
'The Black Atlantic' explores the global experiences that created the African-American people. Beginning a century before the first documented '20-and-odd' slaves who arrived at Jamestown, Virginia, the episode portrays the earliest Africans, slave and free, who arrived on these shores. The transatlantic slave tra...
directed by Phil Bertelsen, fl. 1997-2013, Leslie Asako Gladsjo, fl. 1988-2014, Sabin Streeter, fl. 2005-2017 and Jamila Wignot, fl. 2009-2014; produced by WNET Channel 13, New York, NY, Kunhardt Films and Inkwell Films, in The African Americans: Many Rivers to Cross, Episode 1 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service (PBS), 2013), 56 mins
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Biography, John Paul Jones: Captain of the High Sea
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produced by Donna Lusitana and Craig Haffner, in Biography (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1995), 45 mins
Sail into battle with John Paul Jones - whose legendary bravado and strategic brilliance made him America's greatest naval hero. His sense of adventure brought him to America. His bravery made him the country's greatest naval hero. The son of a Scottish gardener, John Paul Jones went to sea at age 12 with the Bri...
produced by Donna Lusitana and Craig Haffner, in Biography (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1995), 45 mins
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City of Proud Memories
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in Prelinger Collection, of United States. Library of Congress. Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Collection; produced by Lorenzo Del Ricco (New York, NY: Audio Productions, Inc., 1934, originally published 1934), 10 mins
This documentary features Charleston, South Carolina.
in Prelinger Collection, of United States. Library of Congress. Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Collection; produced by Lorenzo Del Ricco (New York, NY: Audio Productions, Inc., 1934, originally published 1934), 10 mins
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Liberty, Episode 1, The Reluctant Revolutionaries, 1763-1774
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directed by Ellen Hovde, fl. 1975 and Muffie Meyer, fl. 1975; produced by Ellen Hovde, fl. 1975 and Muffie Meyer, fl. 1975, in Liberty, Episode 1 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service (PBS), 1997, originally published 1997), 54 mins
In 1763, the capitol city of America is London, George Washington is lobbying for a post in the British army, and no one thinks of Boston harbor when they hear talk of tea parties. In a dozen years, the colonies are on the brink of rebellion. What happens to bring this country so quickly near war with England?
directed by Ellen Hovde, fl. 1975 and Muffie Meyer, fl. 1975; produced by Ellen Hovde, fl. 1975 and Muffie Meyer, fl. 1975, in Liberty, Episode 1 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service (PBS), 1997, originally published 1997), 54 mins
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Liberty, Episode 2, Blows Must Decide, 1774-1776
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directed by Ellen Hovde, fl. 1975 and Muffie Meyer, fl. 1975; produced by Muffie Meyer, fl. 1975, Ellen Hovde, fl. 1975, Jo Umans, fl. 1983-2007, Amy J. Kaufman, fl. 1982-2016 and Smokey Forester, fl. 1987-2010, in Liberty, Episode 2 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service (PBS), 1997), 54 mins
A total break from Great Britain remains hard for Americans to imagine, even after shots are fired at Lexington and Concord. Words push matters "Over the Edge" in 1776. Common Sense argues that it is the natural right of men to govern themselves. The Declaration of Independence declares this same idea a "self-evid...
directed by Ellen Hovde, fl. 1975 and Muffie Meyer, fl. 1975; produced by Muffie Meyer, fl. 1975, Ellen Hovde, fl. 1975, Jo Umans, fl. 1983-2007, Amy J. Kaufman, fl. 1982-2016 and Smokey Forester, fl. 1987-2010, in Liberty, Episode 2 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service (PBS), 1997), 54 mins
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Liberty, Episode 3, The Times That Try Men's Souls, 1776-1777
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directed by Ellen Hovde, fl. 1975 and Muffie Meyer, fl. 1975; produced by Muffie Meyer, fl. 1975, Ellen Hovde, fl. 1975, Jo Umans, fl. 1983-2007, Amy J. Kaufman, fl. 1982-2016 and Smokey Forester, fl. 1987-2010, in Liberty, Episode 3 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service (PBS), 1997), 53 mins
Days after the Declaration of Independence is signed, a British force arrives in New York harbor. Washington and his troops are driven to New Jersey. With only a few days of enlistment left for many of his volunteers, a desperate Washington leads his army quietly across the Delaware River on the day after Christma...
directed by Ellen Hovde, fl. 1975 and Muffie Meyer, fl. 1975; produced by Muffie Meyer, fl. 1975, Ellen Hovde, fl. 1975, Jo Umans, fl. 1983-2007, Amy J. Kaufman, fl. 1982-2016 and Smokey Forester, fl. 1987-2010, in Liberty, Episode 3 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service (PBS), 1997), 53 mins
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Liberty, Episode 4, Oh Fatal Ambition, 1777-1778
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directed by Ellen Hovde, fl. 1975 and Muffie Meyer, fl. 1975; produced by Ellen Hovde, fl. 1975, Muffie Meyer, fl. 1975, Amy J. Kaufman, fl. 1982-2016 and Smokey Forester, fl. 1987-2010, in Liberty, Episode 4 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service (PBS), 1997), 54 mins
The 'united' states remain in dire need of funds and military support. Congress dispatches Benjamin Franklin to France in hopes of creating an alliance which will provide both. Meanwhile, a British army marches down the Hudson River trying to cut off New England from the other colonies. The British are crushed by...
directed by Ellen Hovde, fl. 1975 and Muffie Meyer, fl. 1975; produced by Ellen Hovde, fl. 1975, Muffie Meyer, fl. 1975, Amy J. Kaufman, fl. 1982-2016 and Smokey Forester, fl. 1987-2010, in Liberty, Episode 4 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service (PBS), 1997), 54 mins
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