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    The Flight of Apollo 11: Eagle Has Landed

    This 1969 NASA documentary detailed the first NASA mission to land two men on the moon.

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    Lyndon Johnson on Civil Rights

    Former President Lyndon Johnson gave a lecture at a 1972 Civil Rights symposium held at his presidential library in Austin, Texas. This was Lyndon Johnson’s final public speech…

    610 views
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    The Battle of San Pietro and John Huston

    Mark Harris, author of Five Came Back: A Story of Hollywood and the Second World War, talked about John Huston and The Battle of San Pietro, a documentary he made for the U.S. Army about a…

    365 views
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    Thunderbolt and William Wyler

    Mark Harris, author of Five Came Back: A Story of Hollywood and the Second World War, talked about William Wyler and Thunderbolt, a documentary Mr. Wyler made for the U.S. Army Air…

    275 views
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    The True Glory and George Stevens

    Mark Harris, author of Five Came Back: A Story of Hollywood and the Second World War, spoke about George Stevens and his film, The True Glory. Mr. Stevens was with the invading army on…

    462 views
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    Your Job in Germany and Frank Capra

    Mark Harris, author of Five Came Back: A Story of Hollywood and the Second World War, talked about Frank Capra and his film, Your Job in Germany. This was a training film for U.S. troops…

    686 views
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    1936 Film You Can't Get Away With It

    This 1936 Universal News documentary chronicles the activities and methods of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI). FBI director J. Edgar Hoover introduces the film.

    449 views
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    To the Fair!

    This 1964 film was commissioned by the New York World’s Fair Corporation, and follows a variety of people as they experience the fair’s exhibits in Queens, New York. The…

    416 views
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    Detroit: City on the Move

    This promotional film chronicles a time when Detroit, Michigan, was building, growing, and bidding to host the 1968 Olympic games. The films was sponsored by the city of Detroit and…

    372 views
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    1963 Interview with Malcolm X

    Nation of Islam leader Malcolm X was interviewed by sociology graduate student Herman Blake and professor John Leggett. Malcolm X argued against racial integration and discussed the…

    1,534 views
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    1968 U.S. Army Film Suicide: The Unheard Cry

    The 1968 U.S. Army dramatized training film Suicide: The Unheard Cry portrays five different types of suicidal personalities to illustrate warning signs. Following the film, a portion…

    285 views
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    The Treasury Story

    The United States Department of the Treasury was founded on September 2, 1789, and President George Washington named Alexander Hamilton as the first secretary. The history and varied…

    499 views
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    1958 Pan Am Film 6 1/2 Magic Hours

    6 1/2 Magic Hours is a 1958 Pan American Airways film marketing transatlantic travel at the dawn of the jet age.

    263 views
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    1965 Film From Kitty Hawk to Aerospace

    The 1965 Department of Defense film From Kitty Hawk to Aerospace traces the history of American aviation and the influence of science and technology on its advancement. The film…

    923 views
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    1954 U.S. Army Film NATO Maneuvers

    This film is a 1954 U.S. Army “Big Picture” report on North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) cooperative military exercises in Europe to contain the Soviet Union and protect…

    230 views
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    1964 Film Embassy Marine: A Sense of Security

    The 1964 training film Embassy Marine: A Sense of Security was shown. The film was produced for U.S. Marines who volunteered for State Department posts around the world. Working…

    314 views
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    History of Heroin

    The 1972 documentary The Distant Drummer: Flowers of Darkness traces the history of opium and the development of heroin. The film describes how organized crime transports the drug to…

    834 views
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    1953 U.S. Army Film ICECAP-I

    The 1953 U.S. Army Film, ICECAP - I was shown. The film chronicles the story of a U.S. Army Transportation Corps expedition across the Greenland ice cap in the spring and summer of…

    330 views
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    The Plow That Broke the Plains

    The 1936 U.S. Resettlement Administration documentary The Plow That Broke the Plains tells the history of the great plains region from the 1880s to the Dust Bowl of the early 1930s in order…

    948 views
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    1964 New York World's Fair

    Two short films showed scenes from the 1964 New York World’s Fair. First, was a two-minute Universal News report on the construction of the fair. It was followed by a…

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