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    The Power to Serve

    This 1956 Cleveland Electric Illuminating Company promotional film argues that the electric company makes Cleveland the “best location in the nation.” The film is introduced by…

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    The President: July 1966

    This program begins with President Johnson relaxing at his ranch in Texas for the Independence Day holiday and concludes with the president negotiating to end a machinist’s strike…

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    Fifty Years of Aviation

    This film focuses on the first fifty years of aviation, beginning in 1907, when the U.S. Army purchased its first military plane. This program is an episode of the The Big Picture, a…

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    Planet Mars

    This film showed what had been learned about the planet Mars from Earth-based telescopes and observations from the 1964-1971 Mariner fly-by spacecraft missions, and through the 1976 Viking…

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    Science Reporter: Suited for Space

    Science Reporter: Suited for Space is a 1966 NASA TV program, one of 13 produced in cooperation with the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and WGBH Boston. This episode traces the…

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    Science Reporter: Food for Space Travelers

    Science Reporter: Food for Space Travelers is a 1966 NASA TV program, one of 13 produced in cooperation with the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and WGBH Boston. This episode…

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    In Their Own Words

    This 1980 U.S. Information Agency film shows Cuban refugees talking about their experiences in Cuba, problems they had with the Cuban government, and reasons for leaving their…

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    Lieutenant General Lew Allen Church Committee Testimony

    On October 29, 1975, National Security Agency (NSA) director Lieutenant General Lew Allen testified for the first time in public before the Senate Select Committee to Study Governmental…

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    Church Committee Hearing on FBI Informants

    FBI informants Gary Thomas Rowe and Mary Jo Cook testified before the Senate Select Committee to Study Governmental Operations with Respect to Intelligence Activities, commonly known as the…

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    Church Committee Hearings on FBI Intelligence Activities

    Witnesses testified before the Senate Select Committee to Study Governmental Operations with Respect to Intelligence Activities, commonly known as the Church Committee, on FBI intelligence…

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    Tom Charles Huston Church Committee Testimony

    Tom Charles Huston testified before the Senate Select Committee to Study Governmental Operations with Respect to Intelligence Activities, commonly known as the Church Committee, on the…

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    William Colby Church Committee Testimony

    CIA Director William Colby testified before the Senate Select Committee to Study Governmental Operations with Respect to Intelligence Activities, commonly known as the Church…

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    The Refugees

    The 1968 U.S. Marine Corps training film instructs U.S. soldiers in Vietnam on how to take care of civilian refugees seeking assistance.

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    Evacuation of Civilians

    This 1945 U.S. Army training film instructs soldiers and military police on how to protect, care for, and process refugees during World War II.

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    Showcase for the Nation

    This 1968 documentary tells the story of Lady Bird Johnson’s beautification program. The program focused on improving neglected areas of the nation’s capital by planting…

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    The Hidden Army

    This War Department film documented how women were helping the war effort. In the film, an actor portraying Adolf Hitler after a fictional 1944 surrender realizes that the…

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    Why Braceros?

    Why Braceros? was a film produced by the Council of California Growers to justify the “bracero” farm labor program to Californians who felt threatened by the influx of workers…

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    Trip of the President

    Trip of the President: September 24-28, 1963 is an Interior Department film produced by the Naval Photographic Center documenting President John F. Kennedy’s eleven state tour to…

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    Gemini VIII, This is Houston Flight

    This NASA film chronicles the sixth manned Gemini mission, which was the first to dock with another craft in space. An emergency forced the cancellation of other activities and the…

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    This is Korea

    This 1951 U.S. Navy documentary about the American soldier’s experience in the Korean War was directed by John Ford.

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