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Berkeley Teach-in: Vietnam
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produced by Louis Menashe, fl. 1967 (Folkways Records, 1965), 2 hours 5 mins
produced by Louis Menashe, fl. 1967 (Folkways Records, 1965), 2 hours 5 mins
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(Paredon Records, 1971), 41 mins
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Born to Live: Hiroshima
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written by Studs Terkel, 1912-2008 (Folkways Records, 1965), 57 mins
written by Studs Terkel, 1912-2008 (Folkways Records, 1965), 57 mins
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Canada's Story in Song
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produced by Edith Fulton Fowke, 1913-1996 (Folkways Records, 1960), 1 hour 33 mins

Chants of the Inuit, ballads of French settlers, battle tunes of the British, and songs of Canadian self-rule: singer Alan Mills combines all four to present a rich tapestry of Canadian history in music. Extensive liner notes with full lyrics accompany this collection, which includes and expands upon the materia...

produced by Edith Fulton Fowke, 1913-1996 (Folkways Records, 1960), 1 hour 33 mins
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(Folkways Records, 1958), 37 mins
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Good Morning, Vietnam
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produced by Claude Johner, 1939- (Folkways Records, 1972), 57 mins

From Saigon: the sounds of sonar, tank caterpillars and machine-gun fire overshadow a schoolchildren’s math lesson and a prayer for peace prayed by a monk; we observe American soldiers blunting their confusion with booze, as they make arrangements with prostitutes…One man wonders, “I don’t even know what...

produced by Claude Johner, 1939- (Folkways Records, 1972), 57 mins
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Autobiography of Frederick Douglass, Vol. 1
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written by Frederick Douglass, 1818-1895; produced by Philip Sheldon Foner, 1910-1994 (Folkways Records, 1966), 39 mins

Ossie Davis reads excerpts from Frederick Douglass’s autobiography, edited by Dr. Philip Foner, which traces the abolitionist and statesman’s life from early childhood through to his most significant political accomplishments. This first volume establishes the personal and educational foundation on which Doug...

written by Frederick Douglass, 1818-1895; produced by Philip Sheldon Foner, 1910-1994 (Folkways Records, 1966), 39 mins
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Ballads of the War of 1812, 1791-1836
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(Folkways Records, 1954), 1 hour 2 mins
Performed by Wallace House, this collection includes songs from both sides, American and English, sung from the perspectives of patriots and deserters alike. This album features extensive historical notes by Folkways founder Moses Asch and full lyrics for every song.
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Blacks in the American Revolutionary War
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produced by Jean M. Brannon, fl. 1974 (Folkways Records, 1974), 26 mins

Recorded on the eve of the 200th anniversary of the American revolutionary war, Jean Brannon highlights the indispensable role that black men—both slaves and free—played in securing America’s freedom. As soldiers, sailors, messengers, doctors and relief workers, African-Americans received significant acclaim...

produced by Jean M. Brannon, fl. 1974 (Folkways Records, 1974), 26 mins
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