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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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A Day In Congress
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in Prelinger Collection, of United States. Library of Congress. Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Collection; directed by Edwin Ware Hullinger; produced by Edwin Ware Hullinger (District of Columbia: Academic Films, 1949), 18 mins
This documentary features a day in Congress.
in Prelinger Collection, of United States. Library of Congress. Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Collection; directed by Edwin Ware Hullinger; produced by Edwin Ware Hullinger (District of Columbia: Academic Films, 1949), 18 mins
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John Doe: Citizen Politician
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in Prelinger Collection, of United States. Library of Congress. Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Collection; produced by Frances Mary Christeson, 1901- (Privately Published, 1939, originally published 1939), 17 mins
Promotional film encouraging citizen activism and voting.
in Prelinger Collection, of United States. Library of Congress. Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Collection; produced by Frances Mary Christeson, 1901- (Privately Published, 1939, originally published 1939), 17 mins
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New York at the Turn of the Century, Panorama of Blackwell's Island
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This film was photographed from a boat heading south along the eastern shore of Blackwell's Island (known today as Roosevelt Island). The island lies in the East River, between Manhattan (which can be seen in the background) and Long Island City, Queens. It is approximately one and three-quarters of a mile long, e...
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in Prelinger Collection, of United States. Library of Congress. Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Collection (Paris, Ile-de-France: Pathegrams, 1928, originally published 1928), 8 mins
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The Powers of Congress
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in Prelinger Collection, of United States. Library of Congress. Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Collection; produced by Coronet Instructional Films (Glenview, IL: Coronet Instructional Films, 1947, originally published 1947), 11 mins
This documentary features the powers of the United States Congress.
in Prelinger Collection, of United States. Library of Congress. Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Collection; produced by Coronet Instructional Films (Glenview, IL: Coronet Instructional Films, 1947, originally published 1947), 11 mins
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Theodore Roosevelt, TR's Inauguaral Ceremony
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On Mar. 4, 1905, TR is inaugurated in Washington, D.C. with much celebration and fanfare. TR rides in an open landau on Fifteenth St., NW, escorted by mounted Rough Riders; Secret Service men and detectives walk on either side of the carriage; TR tips his hat to the crowd. Sitting beside him is Sen. John C. Spoone...
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Theodore Roosevelt, TR's Inauguration, 1905
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Scenes of TR's second inauguration on March 4, 1905 in Washington, D.C.: long panning shots of crowds gathered at the Capitol; on a platform erected on the East Front of the Capitol, Chief Justice Melville W. Fuller administers the presidential oath of office to TR as Chief Clerk of the Supreme Court James H. McKe...
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William McKinley, President McKinley and Escort
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The film begins by showing military personnel on horseback. The camera was positioned on a side street and photographed representatives of several different companies of American cavalry. Just as the film ends, foot soldiers and West Point cadets preceding the two horse-drawn carriages, one containing President Mc...
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William McKinley, President McKinley taking the oath
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This film records President McKinley taking the oath of office. The first camera position shows the seating arrangements prepared for the spectators and witnesses on the steps of the Capitol. At the time the film was taken, there were many empty seats. The second camera position shows the inaugural party during th...
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