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The Video Blender: A Capsule of Memes and Videos 2010s
by Lazy Game Reviews
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This episode covers the story of AOL from birth to collapse, by way of the Apple Link and endless free disks and CDs. Join me in LGR Tech Tales, looking at stories of technological inspiration, failure, and everything in-between! ● Consider supporting LGR on Patreon: http://www.patreon.com/LazyGameReviews ● Social links: https://twitter.com/lazygamereviews https://www.facebook.com/LazyGameReviews ● Background music credits: "Nautical 2" by Loscil...
Topics: Youtube, video, Education, america online, AOL, tech tales, lgr, lazy game reviews, phreakindee,...
26th January 2013 Great Hall Jennifer Allum  (voilin),  Grundik Kasyansky  (theremin) & Eddie Prévost (percussion) Seymour Wright  (sax) &  Ute Kanngiesser  (cello) Daichi Yoshikawa  (electronics),  Paul Abbott  (drums) &  Guillaume Viltard  (db) curated by  Grundik Kasyansky recorded by  Tom Mudd Contingent Events site:  contingentevents.tumblr.com
Topic: Contingent Events
Free Music Archive
by Salakapakka Sound System; Salakapakka Sound System
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Five tracks of material which is a bit louder than previous offerings. These tracks were born out of frustration and anger. Elements of destruction were: Doepfer dark energy monophonic synth, micro Korg, kaossilator, WSG, iron junk, databending, melting ice, radio noise, wind chimes and a bunch of other things I just cannot remember anymore.
Source: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Salakapakka_Sound_System/War_1605/
Project Gutenberg
by Diaz, Abby Morton, 1821-1904
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Book from Project Gutenberg: The William Henry Letters
Source: http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/34335
Community Video
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Richard Spencer on Enoch Powell rivers of blood speech 2011 NPI Conference
Topics: NPI Conference, 2011, Enoch Powell, white countries, Richard Spencer, ethnic conflict, racialist,...
Public Library of India
by Memmler,dipling.k
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Book Source: Digital Library of India Item 2015.206122 dc.contributor.author: Memmler,dipling.k dc.date.accessioned: 2015-07-09T14:29:39Z dc.date.available: 2015-07-09T14:29:39Z dc.date.digitalpublicationdate: 2005-01-07 dc.date.citation: 1942 dc.identifier.barcode: 1040010075253 dc.identifier.origpath: /data_copy/upload/0075/258 dc.identifier.copyno: 1 dc.identifier.uri: http://www.new.dli.ernet.in/handle/2015/206122 dc.description.scannerno: 2 dc.description.scanningcentre: IISc, Bangalore...
Topic: Other
Folkscanomy: Agriculture
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Sanitation Without Water
Topics: latrine, compost, receptacle, pit, figure, sanitation, latrines, water, slab, squatting, squatting...
American Studies C132B, 001 - Fall 2014 Intellectual History of the United States since 1865 - Richard Candida Smith All Rights Reserved
Topics: berkeley, cal, ucberkeley, uc, webcast.berkeley, Education
Ourmedia
by Count Gore De Vol
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Count Gore De Vol relives his Disco Days with a Vampire Happening!
Topics: vampire, horror, movies, disco
Production date not determined
Topics: Talking It Through, cable access
Source: VHS Panasonic AG-1980>Panasonic DMR-E30>CDR via OSX
California Digital Library
by Lord, John, 1810-1894
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Topic: Willard, Emma Hart, Mrs., 1787-1870
Community Video
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The Assassination Of Patrice Lumuba former prime minister of the Congo.  DVD on Patrice Lumumba: Lumumba (Special Edition)
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Topics: Patrice Lumumba, Congo, Independence, assassination, Congo Crisis, Belgians, Intelligence Services,...
Link TV Archive
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Join artist and television host Bokara Legendre as she engages in a conversation on the mental state of mindfulness with Jon Kabat-Zinn, founding Executive Director of the Center for Mindfulness in Medicine, Health Care, and Society at the University of Massachusetts Medical School, and the founding director of the renowned Stress Reduction Clinic at UMass.
Slow Sound System
by we're breaking up / michael rodgers
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Were Breaking Up is Michael Rodgers, multi-instrumentalist, free improviser and (with Anthony Guerra) co-founder of the outstanding London-Sydney label TwoThousandAnd. Living in London since 2000, hes now a fixture of the electronica / impro / microsound scene - key collaborators include Paul Hood, Anthony Guerra, Pedro Lourenço and Manuel Mota. Much of Michael's own music reflects personal ideas of distance, human relationships, density, and things that are invisible. His set for us is...
Topics: Found Sounds, Field recording, Noise, Ambient, Drone, experimental electronics
Source: minidisc recording, direct from mixing desk
Radio Programs
by Paul Watson
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Mary Eleanor Bowes, a young woman in 1786 England, waspursued by devious men who resort to kidnap and rape in the hope of embracing more than just her famous bosom when she was left a coal-mining fortune of £600,000 - the equivalent nowadays of £47m. This novel investigation by documentary filmmaker Paul Watson reveals a seedy lifestyle among those of fame and fortune in 18th-century England.
Topics: BBC Radio Drama, Friday Play
Sustainable sanitation manual and construction guidelines for composting toilet
Topics: toilet, composting, chambers, chamber, concrete, floor, slab, false, compost, pipe, false floor,...
Open retreat given in Gary, Indiana at the invitation of the first bishop of Gary, Bishop Andrew Grutka.
Topics: catholic, crisis, world, retreat, fulton sheen
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by John Kendrick Bangs
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LibriVox recording of The Inventions of the Idiot by John Kendricks Bangs. "It was before the Idiot's marriage, and in the days when he was nothing more than a plain boarder in Mrs. Smithers-Pedagog's High-class Home for Single Gentlemen, that he put what the School-master termed his "alleged mind" on plans for the amelioration of the condition of the civilized." This humorous story by the editor of Puck magazine describes how the Idiot sets out to improve the lot of...
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Topics: Librivox, audiobook, English, Humour
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
Educational Films
by Oyster, David F; Whitmore, James; National Geographic Society (U.S.); WQED (Television station : Pittsburgh, Pa.)
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From WorldCat: Observes life along Chesapeake Bay, the largest estuary in the United States. Shows how the bay and the region's main industry, crabbing, shapes the lives of a wide variety of people. But, the Bay is also threatened by overdevelopment, overuse and pollution. Broadcast on PBS on Jan. 15, 1986. Available for off-air recording by non-profit educational institutions Search Educational Film Journals at Media History Project for references to this film
Topics: Ecology, Crabbing, Crabbing, Ecology, Manners and customs, Travel
blip.tv
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This explains how the American Psychiatric Association removed homosexuality from the category of "mental disorder". It was part of Barbara Gittings Memorial Service held in Constitution Hall, Philadelphia, Pa. in May 2007.
American Libraries
by Richardson, Samuel, 1689-1761; Dallas, Encas Sweetland, 1828-1879, ed
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Book digitized by Google from the library of University of Michigan and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=-SxbAAAAMAAJ&oe=UTF-8
The John Morearty Archive
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by John Morearty
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This archive contains the recordings of the late John Morearty, a Northern California peace activist and organizer. The VHS videotapes being digitized contain community media: a weekly cable access talk show, "Talking it Through With John Morearty: Dialogues on War and Peace", that John produced along with the Peace & Justice Network of San Joaquin County during the 1990s and 2000s. "Talking it Through" discussed local, regional, and state electoral politics, California...
Topics: John Morearty, California, peace, community media, cable access, Peace & Justice Network, San...
California Digital Library
by Dickinson, John, 1732-1808; Ford, Paul Leicester, 1865-1902
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Topics: United States -- Politics and government 1775-1783, Pennsylvania -- Politics and government To 1775
Production reel containing exerpts for the September 20, 1978 episode of The Velvet Sledgehammer, produced by Eileen Zalisk and Rose Jordan. Segments are: 1. Animal studies show cancer risk of Estrogens - produced by Eileen Zalisk; 2. Women in Cuba; 3. Rose Jordan reports on the Foundation for Matriachy's "Forum for the Future." Contains clips from speakers at the forum including founder Barbara Love, activists Robin Morgan, Gloria Steinem, Wilmette Brown of Black Women for Wages for...
Topics: American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Estrogen -- Health and hygiene., Matriarchy...
Source: http://pacificaradioarchives.org/american-women-making-history-and-culture-1963-1982
Books to Borrow
by Berkowitz, Edward D
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The VHS Vault
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Family: Carchidi. c.1950's/1960's Including: Grace & Vincent J. Carchidi, Sr., and extended family/friends. Sons: Vincent Carchidi, Kenneth Carchidi, Nicholas Carchidi    1.) Identification: a.) Base: Cellulose Acetate Propionate or Cellulose Triacetate (Possibly) b.) Film Type: Length of film in feet: Unknown, Possibly 8mm Film c.) Model (Edge Code): Unknown d.) Processing Technique: Unknown 2.) Locations & Dates of Filming: South Philadelphia, PA., & undocumented locations. 3.)...
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Topic: Italian-American, Italian, Italian family, South Philly, South Philadelphia, Family, Carchidi,...
WWII Archive
by United States. Navy
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U.S. Navy animated training film by Hugh Harman Productions. Features the character Private McGillicuddy. Used to train U.S. Marines to not eat indigenous food. As always, any error or typo is mine and if you enjoy my uploads or if you intend to make $ or otherwise profit from these files, please consider making a donation to a veteran's charity of your choice and/or Archive.org itself. Thanks. :)
Topics: WWII, US Navy, United States. -- Marine Corps -- History -- World War, 1939-1945, Private Snafu,...
Selma James, proponent of the idea of "Wages for Housework", is interviewed by WBAI's Nanette Rainone. James discusses the American vs. the European reception to the idea of wages for housework, the performance of prescribed sex roles and the reproduction of the labor force, and how to move from the unwaged work of housewives to the refusal of work altogether.
Topics: James, Selma., Home economics., Women -- Employment -- United States., American Women Making...
Source: http://pacificaradioarchives.org/american-women-making-history-and-culture-1963-1982
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Pauline Elizabeth Hopkins
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LibriVox recording of Hagar's Daughter. A Story of Southern Caste Prejudice by Pauline Elizabeth Hopkins. Read by LibriVox Volunteers Hagar's Daughter was first published serially in "The Colored American Magazine" in 1901-1902 by Pauline E. Hopkins, a prominent African-American novelist, journalist, historian, and playwright. The book was described as "a powerful narrative of love and intrigue, founded on events which happened in the exciting times immediately following the...
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Topics: librivox, audiobooks, slavery, abolition, racism, emancipation
FedFlix
by New Mexico State University
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New Mexico State University Chinese Food Safety (English) Video furnished by Media Productions, New Mexico State University. Noncommercial use only. A successful Chinese restaurant owner teaches an apprentice that a reputation for safe food is the key to prosperity in the USA. He recommends keeping food surfaces clean, providing separate cutting surfaces for meats and vegetables, heating food to proper temperatures, and storing food safely. For more information and resources visit the Food...
Topics: nmsu.edu, public.resource.org
Note : Some picture breakup and loud background noise recorded in original tape. Description : Interviews with inmates in the Arts-in-Corrections program, including Vern McKee. McKee is credited with being the inspiration behind the Arts-in-Corrections program. The William James Association Prison Arts Project (PAP) began as a pilot project in 1977 at the California Medical Facility at Vacaville, with funding provided by the San Francisco Foundation, the National Endowment for the Arts, the...
Topics: californialightandsound, Prisons--California--Songs and music, Prisoners' songs--California, Music...
Johns Hopkins University history professor Francois Furstenberg talks about five aristocrats who fled the French Revolution in the early 1790s and settled in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Topics: france, philadelphia, washington, england, louisiana, napoleon, haiti, alabama, melville, europe,...
Source: Comcast Cable
Educational Films
by Film Images, inc; Radim Films
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The Gospel in Stone Search Educational Film Journals at Media History Project for references to this film SummaryRe - enacts the story of the life of Christ in medieval sculpture, carved originally for the education of the illiterate. A tribute to the heritage of southwest Philadelphia. Revolutionary battles and Colonial events are described against a backround of historic sites, such as the gardens and mansion of naturalist John Bartram.
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Educational Films
by Speeth, Christopher
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Life and career of Thomas Eakins presented through his paintings and photographs, through interviews with his successors at the Philadelphia Academy of Fine Arts, and through interviews with the surviving sitters for his portraits.
Topics: Eakins, Thomas, 1844-1916, Eakins, Thomas, 1844-1916
UCL Library Services, University College London (UCL)
by Charcot, J. M. (Jean Martin), 1825-1893; Savill, Thomas, tr; North Devon Athenaeum, Barnstaple, previous owner; Salpêtrière (Hospital); University College, London. Library Services
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Includes index
Topic: Central Nervous System
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Florence Nightingale
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LibriVox recording of Notes on Nursing, by Florence Nightingale. Read by Cori Samuel. Notes on Nursing was published in 1859 and is a fascinating view into the theories underpinning the early development of modern nursing and public health reform by "the Lady with the Lamp", Florence Nightingale. Emphasising common sense and thought for the patient's care in many more ways than just administering physician-prescribed medicines, this is still a very relevant book for those interested...
Topics: librivox, audiobook, Nightingale, nursing, advice
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
Community Video
by John Robbins
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This well-documented expose of America's "factory farms" should prompt even die-hard meat-and-potatoes lovers to reevaluate their diets. Asserting that "we are ingesting nightmares for breakfast, lunch and dinner," Robbins, who is medical director of the California Institute for Health and Healing, details how livestock is raised under increasingly industrialized conditions by "agribusiness oligopolies." Grazing and foraging have given way to debeaking,...
( 1 reviews )
Topics: health, alternative health, evomind, John Robbins
Community Audio
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November 23 or 24, 1958 (sources contradict the actual date), comedian Harry Einstein performed at a Friars Club sponsored Roast of Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz. The recording was made at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, California. The toastmaster was Art Linkletter. Harry Einstein was known for his character Parkyakarkas on The Eddie Cantor Show. He is also famous as the father of comedian Albert Brooks, actor Bob Einstein, lawyer Clifford Einstein and author Charles Einstein. As Art...
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Topics: Friars Club, Roast, Eddie Cantor, Art Linkletter, Lucille Ball, Desi Arnaz, Harry Einstein,...
Educational Films
by Quayle, Anthony, 1913-1989; Time-Life Video
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Documentary
Topics: Labor and laboring classes, Documentary television programs
American Libraries
by Clausewitz, Carl von, 1780-1831; Howard, Michael Eliot, 1922-; Paret, Peter
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Book digitized by Google and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topics: Military art and science, War
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=3NFou57NFkQC&oe=UTF-8
Community Texts
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ENGLISH, PROGRESSIVE, RADICAL EDUCATION
( 1 reviews )
Topics: ENGLISH, PROGRESSIVE, RADICAL EDUCATION
Educational Films
by Time-Life Films
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Asbestos: A Lethal Legacy Looks at the tragic consequences of asbestos use and at the current contoversy over who is responsible, investigating the far-reaching ramifications of the Chapter 11 bankruptcy filing by the giant of American asbestos industry, the Manville Corporation. Raises the issue: How can we, as a nation, cope with the human risks of useful but potentially dangerous products?
Topics: Asbestos, Asbestos, Asbestos, Asbestos
Wellesley College Library
by Reich, Willi, 1898-1980
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Topic: Berg, Alban, 1885-1935
Zotero Commons
by Pauline E. Hopkins
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Of One Blood, or The Hidden Self, from The Colored American Magazine (1902-1903)
Topics: Novels, Colored American Magazine, Africa, United States, Meroe
Movie Trailers
by Liliana Cavani
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Synopsis Mickey Rourke stars in this story of the passionately mystical life of St. Francis of Assisi. Amid the tumult and savagery of 13th-century Italy, Francesco, the decadent son of a wealthy merchant, experiences a stunning religious awakening. He renounces his life of debauchery and begins an all-consuming quest for spiritual purity. Italian writer-director Liliana Cavani's docudrama also stars Helena Bonham Carter as Chiara (St. Clare). Told in flashback, the film relates Francis of...
Topics: Francesco (1989), Liliana Cavani
Other Minds Video Archive
by Other Minds
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Charles Amirkhanian interviews music critic, and former KPFA Music Department Director, Alan Rich, at his home in Los Angeles, California. In this interview, recorded on October 21, 2009, just six months before Rich’s peaceful passing on April 23, 2010, Amirkhanian asks Rich to recall the events that led to the historic, first American broadcast interview with the French avant-garde composer Pierre Boulez on KPFA in March of 1958. As Rich remembers it, it was during a dinner party in honor of...
Topics: Interview, 20th Century Classical, Music, Musical Criticism
In March 1963, Pierre Boulez delivered an address to the Festival of Contemporary Arts at the University of Illinois in Urbana on the topic of music and poetry. After a brief introduction by Igor Stravinsky, Boulez reflects on his work with the texts of Stephane Mallarmé and on the challenge of relating those “two sacred monsters’, music and poetry. After tracing the history of setting poetry to music, Boulez defends his own “abstract” way of handling texts, all the while insisting...
Topics: KPFA-FM, Interview and Music, Lecture, Panel Discussion, Pierre Boulez
Educational Films
by Indiana University, Bloomington
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A dramatization of the John Peter Zenger case of 1734. After Zenger printed a story about corruption in the New York royal governor's administration, his press was destroyed and he was arrested. Alexander Hamilton, Zenger's counsel, successfully defended him and established the precedent of freedom of the press. From the Cavalcade of America series Summary Adapted from the 1953 Cavalcade of America TV program. Portrays the libel trial of John Peter Zenger, colonial publisher who dared to...
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Zenger, John Peter, 1697-1746, Trials (Seditious libel), Freedom of...
Source: Lasergraphics ScanStation
Shame File Music
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Experimental music is thriving in bedrooms and loungerooms across Australia, whether with computer software, 4-track porta-studios or tape recorders. Yet too often the extraordinary output of these artists is only heard by a small amount of people. This compilation, and Shame File Music, is an attempt to bring this new music out from Behind Closed Doors. Compiled and released in 2000.
Topic: Experimental
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Universal Library
by ETHEL ARMES
texts
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The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Margaret Sanger
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LibriVox recording of Woman and the New Race by Margaret Sanger. Read by Becky Cook. Margaret Sanger was an American sex educator and nurse who became one of the leading birth control activists of her time, having at one point, even served jail time for importing birth control pills, then illegal, into the United States. Woman and the New Race is her treatise on how the control of population size would not only free women from the bondage of forced motherhood, but would elevate all of society....
Topics: librivox, audio, sanger, birth control, feminist history, politics, women's rights, feminist...
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
Educational Films
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The essence of the Polish immigration experience is captured in interviews with stockyard and steel mill workers in Chicago, a city of 800,000 Poles, more than in any other metropolitan area. Shows Chicago's annual folk fair, which draws 80 different nationalities, and closes with a retired milkman, now a guide at the Polish museum, playing Paderewski's music on Paderewski's piano
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Topics: Emigration and immigration, Emigration and immigration
Old Time Radio
by dont1961
audio
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The Grand Ole Opry started as the WSM Barn Dance in the new fifth-floor radio station studio of the National Life & Accident Insurance Company in downtown Nashville, Tennessee on November 28, 1925. On October 18, 1925, management began a program featuring "Dr. Humphrey Bate and his string quartet of old-time musicians." On November 2, WSM hired long-time announcer and program director George D. "Judge" Hay, an enterprising pioneer from the National Barn Dance program at...
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Topics: OTR, WSM, Roy Acuff, Red Foley, Webb Pierce, Faron Young, Carl Smith, George Jones, Johnny Cash,...
Educational Films
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African American Museum and Library at Oakland
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The African American Museum and Library at Oakland is dedicated to the discovery, preservation, interpretation and sharing of historical and cultural experiences of African Americans in California and the West for present and future generations. AAMLO's archival collection is a unique resource on the history of African Americans in Northern California and the Bay Area. The over 160 collections in the archives contain the diaries of prominent families, pioneers, churches, social and political...
Topics: African American, Museum, Oakland, californialightandsound
Educational Films
by Coronet Instructional Films
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Looks at the beginnings of Colonial education: dame schools, Latin grammar schools, church schools, and pauper schools Search Educational Film Journals at Media History Project for references to this film
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Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Education, Public schools, Series: Education in America (1958)
Source: Lasergraphics ScanStation
Old Time Radio
by dont1961
audio
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The Grand Ole Opry started as the WSM Barn Dance in the new fifth-floor radio station studio of the National Life & Accident Insurance Company in downtown Nashville, Tennessee on November 28, 1925. On October 18, 1925, management began a program featuring "Dr. Humphrey Bate and his string quartet of old-time musicians." On November 2, WSM hired long-time announcer and program director George D. "Judge" Hay, an enterprising pioneer from the National Barn Dance program at...
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Topics: OTR, WSM, Roy Acuff, Red Foley, Hank Williams, Webb Pierce, Faron Young, Martha Carson, Lefty...
Educational Films
by Mansfield, John M
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Dr. E.F. Schumacher, the British fuel economist and founder of the Intermediate Technology Group in London, discusses his work. He questions the wisdom of the current trend to mechanise and automate, and believes the human factor should be brought back to the production process. Some compromise should be sought between the waste of non-renewable fuel sources in highly developed technology, and the labour intensity and low production of primitive industry Summary Presents E F Schumacher's...
Topics: 16mm Film, Series: The Other way, Educational Film, Schumacher, E. F. (Ernst Friedrich), 1911-1977,...
Folkscanomy: Fringe and Off-Center
by Mikhail Mikheev
movies
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An ultra-rare Russian-language documentary about the most notorious of the Gulag death camps in frigid north-eastern Siberia. If sent to Kolyma, you had about a 10% chance of survival, death coming quickly from exposure, illness, disease, overwork, or inmate gangs.  The common expression in Russia was, "Kolyma means death!" Anything (or nothing) you did, had done, or might do would be enough to get you sent there. To quote Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn - author of The Gulag Archipelago - on...
Topics: gulag, death camp, death camps, concentration, concentration camps, gulag Archipelago, stalin,...
Educational Films
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Originally aired on 04/29/1975 on NBC. A sober and frightening examination of the grave effects of the rising explosion of handguns. Criminals, victims, and law enforcement officers speak on the proliferation of handguns. Examines the effects on all our lives of the increasing use of handguns. Includes interviews with criminals, victims and law enforcement officers speaking on the proliferation of handguns and the related problems. Report on the proliferation of handguns in the US. Included is...
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Topics: A Shooting Gallery Called America? Firearms -- United States, Crime -- United States, Crime,...
Folkscanomy: Fringe and Off-Center
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Several of Kurt Saxons fascinating collections of home made poisons, bombs, guns, and other lethal nasties.
Topics: weapons, kurt saxon, bombs, explosives, posions, bombs, explosives, guns, poisons, survivalism
Prelinger Archives
by Handy (Jam) Organization
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Presents the case for motion study in the workplace and advises supervisors on how to convince skeptics that it is a good thing.
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Topics: Time and motion study, Gender roles
Feature Films
by Robert W. Larson
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The Narcotics Story began life as a training film for the LA police department. In sledgehammer fashion, producer-director Robert W. Larsen exposes the evils of marijuana, heroin and cocaine by illustrating the results of these drugs on "normal" people. The screaming, thrashing addicts depicted herein were actually played by police personnel, none of whom were exactly Academy Award prospects. There are also several scenes showing the manufacture and distribution of illegal drugs....
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Topics: Third Eye Cinema, Drugs, 1950's, Educational Films, Propaganda Films
Wellesley College Library
by Cage, John
texts
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Prelinger Archives
by Audio Productions, Inc.
movies
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How direct long distance dialing made the U.S. a smaller place, and how instantaneous direct communication between Americans without operator assistance became possible.
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Topics: Communication: Telephone, Infrastructure: Information
The Video Cellar Collection
by Wallace Worsley
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Lon Chaney plays Blizzard, a deranged psychopath scarred by the childhood operation where a young doctor mistakingly amputated both of his legs. Hellbent on revenge Blizzard becomes a master criminal. This is one of Lon Chaney's most famous non-horror roles. This is copied from video mastered off a well worn home movie print.
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Topics: Feature Films, Silent films, Lon Chaney, Wallace Worsley, Gouverneur Morris
Old Time Radio
audio
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Topic: old_time_radio
Prelinger Archives
by Educational Film Institute of New York University and Documentary Film Producers, Inc.
movies
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Social documentary showing the damage visited on the people of a Pennsylvania steel town by the deployment of new technology. Director: Willard Van Dyke. Script: Spencer Pollard, Willard Van Dyke. Photography: Roger Barlow and Bob Churchill. Music: Marc Blitzstein.
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Topics: Labor: Unemployment, Great Depression (1930s), Occupations: Steelworkers
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by Davis (Sid) Productions
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Early (and sensational) film on marijuana use as a route to heroin addiction.
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Topics: Substance abuse: Drugs, Teenagers, California: Los Angeles
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This disturbing film records the successful experiments in the resuscitation of life to dead animals (dogs), as conducted by Dr. S.S. Bryukhonenko at the Institute of Experimental Physiology and Therapy, Voronezh, U.S.S.R. Director: D.I. Yashin. Camera: E.V. Kashina. Narrator: Professor Walter B. Cannon. Introduced by Professor J.B.S. Haldane.
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Topics: Animals: Dogs, Medicine: Veterinary: Experiments, Life extension