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Real West, The U.S. Civil War Out West
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directed by Craig Haffner; produced by Greg Goldman, fl. 1979, in Real West (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2008, originally published 1993), 39 mins
The 'U.S. Civil War Out West' recalls lesser-known battles west of the Mississippi. Kenny Rogers hosts.
directed by Craig Haffner; produced by Greg Goldman, fl. 1979, in Real West (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2008, originally published 1993), 39 mins
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Revolution, 3, Declaring Independence
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directed by Peter Schnall, fl. 1980-2017; produced by Stephen Stept, in Revolution, 3 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2006), 46 mins
This episode from The Revolution covers the year 1776, a time when noble ideas and dreams of independence ring out as America is born. However, the British launch a mighty offensive against the Continental Army. The Battle of New York offers promise for General Howe’s troops.
directed by Peter Schnall, fl. 1980-2017; produced by Stephen Stept, in Revolution, 3 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2006), 46 mins
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Shackles of Memory: The Atlantic Slave Trade
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directed by Michel Moreau and Jean-Marc Masseaut (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1996, originally published 1994), 55 mins
From the port of Nantes, located on the French Atlantic coast, more than 1800 slave ships plied their human cargo during the 18th and 19th centuries. These French ships circled the coast of Africa, exchanging trade merchandise for black captives whom they later sold to the colonies being established in the New Wor...
directed by Michel Moreau and Jean-Marc Masseaut (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1996, originally published 1994), 55 mins
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Thomas Jefferson
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directed by Ken Burns, 1953-; produced by Ken Burns, 1953- (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 1997), 3 hours 14 mins
Returning from France, Jefferson strives to preserve the fragile new U.S. government and helps create the first political party, in bitter struggles with the Federalists. He becomes vice president in 1797, and the third U.S. president in 1801. His Louisiana Purchase doubles the nation's size, but he faces controve...
directed by Ken Burns, 1953-; produced by Ken Burns, 1953- (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 1997), 3 hours 14 mins
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The Underground Railroad
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directed by Craig Haffner; produced by Scott Paddor (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2002, originally published 1994), 2 hours 16 mins
The Underground Railroad, "the first civil rights movement," was no mere act of civil disobedience. The secret network of guides, pilots, and safe-house keepers (the Railroad's "conductors") was built by runaway slaves who, over the decades, communicated their experiences through songs and secret gestures, and wer...
directed by Craig Haffner; produced by Scott Paddor (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2002, originally published 1994), 2 hours 16 mins
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Universal Newsreels, Release 475, February 7, 1946
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in Universal Newsreels, Release 475 (Los Angeles, CA - Hollywood: Universal Pictures Company, 1946, originally published 1947), 2 mins
This newsreel features boat trips and slavery.
in Universal Newsreels, Release 475 (Los Angeles, CA - Hollywood: Universal Pictures Company, 1946, originally published 1947), 2 mins
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Universal Newsreels, Release 680, June 29, 1938
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in Universal Newsreels, Release 680 (Los Angeles, CA - Hollywood: Universal Pictures Company, 1938, originally published 1938), 9 mins
This Universal Newsreel includes footage of a celebration of the 75th anniversary of the Battle of Gettysburg, airplanes, new hat fashions, and various sporting events.
in Universal Newsreels, Release 680 (Los Angeles, CA - Hollywood: Universal Pictures Company, 1938, originally published 1938), 9 mins
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Universal Newsreels, Release 681, July 4, 1938
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in Universal Newsreels, Release 681 (Los Angeles, CA - Hollywood: Universal Pictures Company, 1938, originally published 1938), 8 mins
This Universal Newsreel includes footage of Franklin Roosevelt dedicating a monument at Gettysburg, naval training, a Moravian wedding, a marbles tournament and other sporting events.
in Universal Newsreels, Release 681 (Los Angeles, CA - Hollywood: Universal Pictures Company, 1938, originally published 1938), 8 mins
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Unknown Civil War, Chamberlain at Gettysburg
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produced by Robert Senkel, in Unknown Civil War (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2005), 43 mins
History comes alive with this account of an important figure and key events of the American Civil War. Unknown Civil War: Chamberlain at Gettysburg combines archival photographs, narrative from leading historians, and dramatic reenactments to present an interesting and accurate account of the battle which changed...
produced by Robert Senkel, in Unknown Civil War (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2005), 43 mins
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Unknown Civil War, Confederate Officers At Gettysburg
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produced by Rhys Thomas, in Unknown Civil War (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2005), 42 mins
They invaded the North to win the Civil War and created an everlasting legacy of glory for the lost cause of the South. For the leadership of the Army of Northern Virginia it was the most critical battle of the entire Civil War. This is the story of the Confederate officers at Gettysburg.
produced by Rhys Thomas, in Unknown Civil War (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2005), 42 mins
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