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Biography, Helen Thomas: The First Lady of the Press
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in Biography (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1998), 47 mins
A biographical sketch of the life of Helen Thomas and how she came to be known as 'the first lady of the press.'
in Biography (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1998), 47 mins
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Biography, Pat Nixon, Behind The Smile
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produced by Eileen M. Lucas and Maura Minsky, in Biography (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1999), 42 mins
A biographical sketch of Pat Nixon, the wife of U.S. President Richard Nixon, detailing her life as First Lady, her political interests, and her struggle to recover from a stroke that left her half paralyzed.
produced by Eileen M. Lucas and Maura Minsky, in Biography (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1999), 42 mins
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Deadly Mistakes, Part 1, Part 1
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directed by Walter Miale; produced by Walter Miale, in Deadly Mistakes, Part 1 (Oley, PA: Bullfrog Films, 2005), 2 hours 45 mins
Provides a series of short films looking at events and related U.S. policy mistakes from the past and the 21st century. Disc 2 contains six extended interviews. Events and issues covered include Cuban missile crisis, Vietnam war, Cold War, U.S. interventions in the Third World, nuclear weapons, invasion of Iraq an...
directed by Walter Miale; produced by Walter Miale, in Deadly Mistakes, Part 1 (Oley, PA: Bullfrog Films, 2005), 2 hours 45 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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The Fidel Castro Tapes
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directed by Tom Jennings, 1961-; produced by Liza Maddrey, fl. 2005-2014, 1895 Films (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2014), 55 mins
In 1959, Fidel Castro rose to power in Cuba. He has been one of the most controversial figures in the world ever since. This is the story of the Cuban dictator's turbulent career, told in part through media reports, rare images and recordings.
directed by Tom Jennings, 1961-; produced by Liza Maddrey, fl. 2005-2014, 1895 Films (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2014), 55 mins
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Great Speeches Video Series, Volume 8
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produced by Educational Video Group, in Great Speeches Video Series (Greenwood, IN: Educational Video Group, 2014), 1 hour 56 mins
For over 25 years, The Great Speeches Video Series has proved an invaluable instructional tool for Speech Communicators. This video compiles five speeches: Bishop Fulton J. Sheen's "Communism and America" speech; John F. Kennedy's "I Am a Berliner" speech; Harry S. Truman's "Whistlestop" speech; Ann Richards' 1988...
produced by Educational Video Group, in Great Speeches Video Series (Greenwood, IN: Educational Video Group, 2014), 1 hour 56 mins
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In Their Own Words, Queen Elizabeth II
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produced by Julee Margulies Metz, fl. 1999-2016 and John Foy, 1967-, in In Their Own Words (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2015), 55 mins
Journey into the six decade reign of one of the world's most influential women. Follow Queen Elizabeth II's remarkable life, from her youth--when few expected she'd ever wear the crown--to her uncle Edward VIII's stunning abdication, and her father's subsequent coronation as King George VI. Witness her experiences...
produced by Julee Margulies Metz, fl. 1999-2016 and John Foy, 1967-, in In Their Own Words (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2015), 55 mins
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Modern Marvels, Season 10, Episode 44, Presidential Movers
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produced by Matthew P. Hickey, fl. 2001, in Modern Marvels, Season 10, Episode 44 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2004), 44 mins
From Air Force 1 to the world's most secure limo, hop a ride with the vehicles that shuttle the Chief Executive across the country and around the world. There's style, and then there's executive style. And way beyond that is Chief Executive style. From horse and carriage trips to overnight flights on Air Force 1...
produced by Matthew P. Hickey, fl. 2001, in Modern Marvels, Season 10, Episode 44 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2004), 44 mins
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Russian Relations Campaign Ad for Nixon/Lodge, 1960
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produced by Campaign Associates, New York, NY (New York, NY: Campaign Associates, New York, NY, 1960, originally published 1960), 1 min
"'Mr. Nixon, what is the truth? Can we continue to have peace while Khrushchev is trying to stir up the whole world against us?' Richard M. Nixon: 'Well, the truth is that we must continue to have peace, and we can if we continue to show firmness and strength to the communist world. Khrushchev is a cold, hard, rut...
produced by Campaign Associates, New York, NY (New York, NY: Campaign Associates, New York, NY, 1960, originally published 1960), 1 min
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