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Al Smith: The Man From Oliver Street
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directed by John O'Toole, fl. 1961; produced by Caleb B. Stratton (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1961, originally published 1961), 53 mins
This program takes a look at politics 1920s-style, with Al Smith - the first Catholic candidate for president - and New York City's Tammany Hall gang: "Boss" Tweed, Jimmy Walker, and others
directed by John O'Toole, fl. 1961; produced by Caleb B. Stratton (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1961, originally published 1961), 53 mins
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America in the 20th Century, 6, The Great Depression
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produced by Media Rich Communications, in America in the 20th Century, 6 (Chesterton, IN: Media Rich Learning, 2004), 27 mins
It was called “Black Tuesday” - the day the bottom fell out of the stock market ushering in the Great Depression. Soon, soup kitchens and breadlines replaced the flappers and speakeasies of the Roaring Twenties. A new president, Franklin D. Roosevelt, provided hope and leadership in the country's darkest hour.
produced by Media Rich Communications, in America in the 20th Century, 6 (Chesterton, IN: Media Rich Learning, 2004), 27 mins
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Biography, John Dillinger: Public Enemy #1
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in Biography (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1995), 47 mins
John Dillinger (1903-1934) escapes rural life in Indiana to become a notorious bank robber: the FBI's Public Enemy Number One.
in Biography (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1995), 47 mins
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Biography of America, Episode 21, FDR and the Depression
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directed by Fred Barzyk, fl. 1970; produced by Fred Barzyk, fl. 1970, WGBH Educational Foundation, in Biography of America, Episode 21 (District of Columbia: Annenberg Learner, 2010), 26 mins

Professor Brinkley continues his story of twentieth century presidents with a profile of Franklin Delano Roosevelt. Brinkley paints a picture of America during the Depression and chronicles some of Roosevelt's programmatic and personal efforts to help the country through its worst economic crisis. First Lady Elean...

directed by Fred Barzyk, fl. 1970; produced by Fred Barzyk, fl. 1970, WGBH Educational Foundation, in Biography of America, Episode 21 (District of Columbia: Annenberg Learner, 2010), 26 mins
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Food Fights For Freedom: Information Program
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written by United States. Department of Agriculture. Food and Nutrition Service and United States. Office of War Information, in Records of the Office of the Secretary of Agriculture (RG16). Office of Information (RG16.7). General Records (RG16.7.1). World War II Food Campaign Files, 1941-48, of United States. National Archives and Records Administration. Federal Records (Box 1, Folder Unspecified) (July 1943) , 71 page(s)
Pamphlet providing information about food production, food supply, rationing, and food use for war purposes, to be used by the media when presenting information to the public.
written by United States. Department of Agriculture. Food and Nutrition Service and United States. Office of War Information, in Records of the Office of the Secretary of Agriculture (RG16). Office of Information (RG16.7). General Records (RG16.7.1). World War II Food Campaign Files, 1941-48, of United States. National Archives and Records Administration. Federal Records (Box 1, Folder Unspecified) (July 1943) , 71 page(s)
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Home Food Preservation
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March of Time, Volume 3, Episode 4, An Uncle Sam Production
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in March of Time, Volume 3, Episode 4 (New York, NY: HBO, 1936, originally published 1936), 9 mins
in March of Time, Volume 3, Episode 4 (New York, NY: HBO, 1936, originally published 1936), 9 mins
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Modern Marvels, Season 12, Episode 73, Grand Coulee Dam
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produced by Andrew Thomas, fl. 1988, in Modern Marvels, Season 12, Episode 73 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1994, originally published 1994), 47 mins
Its monumental size created massive problems-obstacles that many engineers said couldn't be overcome. The completion of the Grand Coulee Dam proved America's industrial might could overcome any obstacle, even mother nature. Construction of this massive dam on Washington's Columbia River began in 1931. But the sh...
produced by Andrew Thomas, fl. 1988, in Modern Marvels, Season 12, Episode 73 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1994, originally published 1994), 47 mins
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More Food for Freedom Thru Conservation Farming: editors kit
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A pamphlet for editors providing background material on conservation farming and the wartime production program.
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Transforming America: U. S. History Since 1877, Lesson 11, Part 1, The Great Depression: Part 1
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directed by Julia Dyer, fl. 1996-2015; produced by Julia Dyer, fl. 1996-2015, Dallas TeleLearning, in Transforming America: U. S. History Since 1877, Lesson 11, Part 1 (Dallas, TX: Dallas County Community College District, 2005), 2 mins
The Great Depression following the stock market crash in 1929.
directed by Julia Dyer, fl. 1996-2015; produced by Julia Dyer, fl. 1996-2015, Dallas TeleLearning, in Transforming America: U. S. History Since 1877, Lesson 11, Part 1 (Dallas, TX: Dallas County Community College District, 2005), 2 mins
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