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Battle History of the U.S. Navy, 1, Born Into War
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in Battle History of the U.S. Navy, 1 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2000), 45 mins
This program examines the birth and early role of the U.S. Navy. After a general introduction, the video covers the late 18th century and early 19th century, the Civil War, the Spanish-American War, and technological advances that occurred with the dawning of the 20th century.
in Battle History of the U.S. Navy, 1 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2000), 45 mins
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Big Picture, Episode 511, Army Digest, no. 8
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in Records of the Office of the Chief Signal Officer (RG111), of United States. National Archives and Records Administration. Federal Records, in Big Picture, Episode 511 (District of Columbia: United States. Army Pictorial Service, 1960), 29 mins
The Mathew Brady Story' brings to the television screen the work of the famed photographer who, during the Civil War, earned the title of "The First Combat Photographer." In this documentary, Brady's crisp visual account of the Civil War and its men is brought to life as music, sound, and movement team up with Bra...
in Records of the Office of the Chief Signal Officer (RG111), of United States. National Archives and Records Administration. Federal Records, in Big Picture, Episode 511 (District of Columbia: United States. Army Pictorial Service, 1960), 29 mins
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Illinois History, An Overview, 7, Lincoln and Douglas, the Crisis of the Union
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directed by James A. Edstrom; produced by James A. Edstrom, in Illinois History, An Overview, 7 (Privately Published, 2009, originally published 1971), 26 mins
This documentary, directed by James A. Edstrom, features the Lincoln-Douglass debates in Illinois.
directed by James A. Edstrom; produced by James A. Edstrom, in Illinois History, An Overview, 7 (Privately Published, 2009, originally published 1971), 26 mins
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Ken Burns's The West, 4, Death Runs Riot
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written by Ken Burns, 1953-; directed by Stephen Ives, fl. 1988-2017; produced by Stephen Ives, fl. 1988-2017, in Ken Burns's The West, 4 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 1996), 1 hour 26 mins
The United States had envisioned an orderly expansion into the West: treaties were supposed to legitimize settlement; surveys were to map the land; then Americans would spread peacefully across it -- all under the guidance and protection of their government. But the California Gold Rush and the war with Mexico cha...
written by Ken Burns, 1953-; directed by Stephen Ives, fl. 1988-2017; produced by Stephen Ives, fl. 1988-2017, in Ken Burns's The West, 4 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 1996), 1 hour 26 mins
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Nat Turner: A Troublesome Property
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directed by Charles Burnett, 1944-; produced by Frank Christopher, fl. 1980-2014 (San Francisco, CA: California Newsreel, 2002), 58 mins
Nat Turner's slave rebellion is a watershed event in America's long and troubled history of slavery and racial conflict. Nat Turner: A Troublesome Property tells the story of that violent confrontation and of the ways that story has been continuously re-told during the years since 1831. It is a film about a critic...
directed by Charles Burnett, 1944-; produced by Frank Christopher, fl. 1980-2014 (San Francisco, CA: California Newsreel, 2002), 58 mins
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Whispers of Angels: A Story of the Underground Railroad
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directed by Sharon K. Baker (Harrington Park, NJ: Janson Media, 2003), 59 mins
Defiant, brave and free, the great abolitionists Thomas Garrett, William Still and Harriet Tubman, along with hundreds of lesser known and nameless opponents of slavery, formed a Corridor of Courage stretching from Maryland's eastern shore through the length of Delaware to Philadelphia and beyond - making the Unde...
directed by Sharon K. Baker (Harrington Park, NJ: Janson Media, 2003), 59 mins
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