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Big Picture, Episode 368, Inland Waterways
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"A documentary about a river in Alaska which can serve as a military highway during the summer. The operation as assigned to combat infantrymen was a simulated attack on an Aggressor-held bridge. The distance to be covered was 100 miles by river, bivouacking one night en route. Signal Corps cameramen accompanied t...
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Big Picture, Episode 469, Ranger - Mark of a Man
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The story of the American Ranger, filmed in the swamps of Florida and in the mountains of North Georgia. This episode shows how the Infantry, Queen of Battle, is developing a new breed of fighting man -- the U.S. Army Ranger. This fighting man is a superb combat soldier with exceptional endurance, skilled in the t...
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Big Picture, Episode 396, Atomic Battlefield
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The camera swings to the barren flats near Desert Rock, Nevada, where in the latest atomic blast, one of the new Army's Pentomic organizations was actually employed in the field in conjunction with an atomic detonation. Since this is the age of the atom, the importance of the Army and its mission--seizing and reta...
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Big Picture, Episode 677, Your Army Reports, No. 2
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This film highlights the following topics: the Lance missile, Alaskan mountaineer training, Republic of Korea (ROK) and Australian troops in Vietnam, and sentry dogs. Other subjects covered by the report are helicopter rescue, and combat and river patrols in Vietnam.
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Big Picture, Episode 672, Your Army Reports, No. 1
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Reports on U.S. Army activities involving helicopters in action, shotgun riders, the First Air Cavalry and 101st Airborne in Vietnam, Army engineers as they built a road in Thailand, the 834th Engineer Battalion in Vietnam, and the Army Drill Sergeant.
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Big Picture, Episode 257, Engineer Mission
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Our camera turns to the Corps of Engineers to tell the story of past and present accomplishments and what the Army Engineers mean to our nation in peace and war. The Corps of Engineers is now 179 years old with a proud record of service behind it. But as this film presentation shows, there is nothing old about its...
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Big Picture, Episode 702, To Answer the Call
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This film explains the mission of the National Guard, who were charged with the responsibility of answering calls from federal and state governments in times of emergency. Scenes show how the Army and Air National Guard cooperated in combat and in times of national catastrophe.
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Big Picture, Episode 563, Testing for Tomorrow
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The modern army must always keep a step ahead of itself in its planning. With an eye on tomorrow's military needs, the United States Army conducts a varied and comprehensive testing program on the materiel of battle to ensure that the American fighting man will remain the best equipped combat-ready soldier in the...
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Universal Newsreels, Release 404, October 13, 1952
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in Universal Newsreels, Release 404 (Los Angeles, CA - Hollywood: Universal Pictures Company, 1952, originally published 1952), 7 mins
This newsreel, produced by Universal Pictures Company, is about civil rights and the presidential election campaigns.
in Universal Newsreels, Release 404 (Los Angeles, CA - Hollywood: Universal Pictures Company, 1952, originally published 1952), 7 mins
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Universal Newsreels, Release 75, September 13, 1956
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in Universal Newsreels, Release 75 (Los Angeles, CA - Hollywood: Universal Pictures Company, 1956, originally published 1956), 6 mins
This newsreel, published by Universal Pictures Company, is about the United Nations General Assembly, Dwight D. Eisenhower, and international relations.
in Universal Newsreels, Release 75 (Los Angeles, CA - Hollywood: Universal Pictures Company, 1956, originally published 1956), 6 mins
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