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Untold: America Explained, Bright Lights, Gritty City
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produced by USC Center EDGE and Makematic, in Untold: America Explained (Londonderry, Northern Ireland: Makematic, 2021), 2 mins
In the space of just 40 years, the majority of Americans packed their bags for a new life in the city. So what brought on this seismic shift from rural to urban dwelling? And what was the fallout?
produced by USC Center EDGE and Makematic, in Untold: America Explained (Londonderry, Northern Ireland: Makematic, 2021), 2 mins
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Untold: Hidden Figures, George Brittain Lyttle: The Bandit who Couldn't Ride a Horse
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produced by USC Center EDGE and Makematic, in Untold: Hidden Figures (Londonderry, Northern Ireland: Makematic, 2021), 2 mins
History is full of criminal masterminds – people who used cunning and skill to outwit the law. And then there is George Brittain Lyttle, the notorious stagecoach robber who couldn’t ride a horse!
produced by USC Center EDGE and Makematic, in Untold: Hidden Figures (Londonderry, Northern Ireland: Makematic, 2021), 2 mins
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Untold: TYK Explainers, Modern Medicine
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produced by Makematic, in Untold: TYK Explainers (Londonderry, Northern Ireland: Makematic, 2021), 2 mins
Learn about the bizarre and often dangerous medical treatments used in America up until the 20th century.
produced by Makematic, in Untold: TYK Explainers (Londonderry, Northern Ireland: Makematic, 2021), 2 mins
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In Search of Walt Whitman, Part 3, The Civil War and Beyond (1865-1892)
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directed by Andrew D. Kaplan; produced by Andrew D. Kaplan, East Rock Films; performed by Richard S. Rose, in In Search of Walt Whitman, Part 3 (East Rockaway, NY: East Rock Films, 2020), 1 hour

Part Three: The Civil War and Beyond (1865-1892)

Whitman falls in love, explores war and assassination in his poetry, yet becomes disillusioned by the Gilded Age that ensues. He recovers from a debilitating stroke to live out his days in Camden NJ, where he continues to write poetry. This episode includes powerful...

directed by Andrew D. Kaplan; produced by Andrew D. Kaplan, East Rock Films; performed by Richard S. Rose, in In Search of Walt Whitman, Part 3 (East Rockaway, NY: East Rock Films, 2020), 1 hour
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Untold: America Explained, William Jennings Bryan: Flag of an Empire Speech
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produced by USC Center EDGE and Makematic, in Untold: America Explained (Londonderry, Northern Ireland: Makematic, 2020), 2 mins
In this video, you will hear former U.S. Secretary of State, William Jennings Bryan deliver an impassioned speech regarding Imperialism delivered in Indianapolis back in 1900!
produced by USC Center EDGE and Makematic, in Untold: America Explained (Londonderry, Northern Ireland: Makematic, 2020), 2 mins
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Untold: Hidden Histories, Nellie Bly
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produced by Makematic, in Untold: Hidden Histories (Londonderry, Northern Ireland: Makematic, 2020), 2 mins
We’ve all got our favourite YouTubers, right? But everyone with a channel has this Pennsylvian lady, Nellie Bly, to thank. You could say she was the world’s first blogger.
produced by Makematic, in Untold: Hidden Histories (Londonderry, Northern Ireland: Makematic, 2020), 2 mins
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Untold: Museum of Artifacts that made America, Statue of Liberty
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produced by Makematic, in Untold: Museum of Artifacts that made America (Londonderry, Northern Ireland: Makematic, 2020), 2 mins
Did you know? Immigrants have helped build America from the ground up. This symbol of freedom and democracy, the Statue of Liberty has been welcoming immigrants and visitors to New York Harbour since 1875. However, France offered to build the monumental statue, America agreed to construct the base but things didn..
produced by Makematic, in Untold: Museum of Artifacts that made America (Londonderry, Northern Ireland: Makematic, 2020), 2 mins
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Untold: Museum of Artifacts that made America, The Windshield Wiper
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produced by Makematic, in Untold: Museum of Artifacts that made America (Londonderry, Northern Ireland: Makematic, 2020), 2 mins
The first mass-produced car in America was basically a lawnmower with leather trim, but it was a start, right? This is the story of Mary Anderson and the Windshield Wiper - an invention that happened by a stroke of fate!
produced by Makematic, in Untold: Museum of Artifacts that made America (Londonderry, Northern Ireland: Makematic, 2020), 2 mins
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Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Season 6, Episode 7, Science Pioneers
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directed by Sabin Streeter, fl. 2005-2017; produced by Natalia Warchol, fl. 2013 and Prisca Pointdujour, fl. 1994, in Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Season 6, Episode 7 (New York, NY: Public Broadcasting Service, 2020), 52 mins
Henry Louis Gates, Jr. traces the family trees of Francis Collins, Shirley Ann Jackson, and Harold E.Varmus--three pioneering scientists who’ve made dramatic contributions to our understanding of the world.
directed by Sabin Streeter, fl. 2005-2017; produced by Natalia Warchol, fl. 2013 and Prisca Pointdujour, fl. 1994, in Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Season 6, Episode 7 (New York, NY: Public Broadcasting Service, 2020), 52 mins
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Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Season 6, Episode 9, Italian Roots
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directed by Krista Whetstone, fl. 1995; produced by Caitlin McNally, fl. 2005-2014, Megan Shub, fl. 2016 and Elizabeth Woller, fl. 2012, in Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Season 6, Episode 9 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2020), 52 mins
Henry Louis Gates, Jr. explores the roots of talk show-host Jimmy Kimmel and actors Marisa Tomei and John Turturro, introducing them to ancestors who made immense sacrifices to bring their families from Italy to America.
directed by Krista Whetstone, fl. 1995; produced by Caitlin McNally, fl. 2005-2014, Megan Shub, fl. 2016 and Elizabeth Woller, fl. 2012, in Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Season 6, Episode 9 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2020), 52 mins
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