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    Afghan President Ghani Arrival at the White House

    Afghan President Ashraf Ghani was seen arriving at the White House for talks with President Obama.

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    The Bridge at Remagen, Part 2

    This 1965 film documents the capture of a bridge on March 7, 1945, that gave Allied Forces the first bridgehead across the Rhine River. This U.S. Army “The Big Picture”…

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    History of Fort Benning

    Frank Hanner talked about Fort Benning, located in Columbus, Georgia, and the role the military base has played since the early part of the 20th century. Mr. Hanner also explained…

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    The Bridge at Remagen, Part 1

    This 1965 film documents the capture of a bridge on March 7, 1945, that gave Allied Forces the first bridgehead across the Rhine River. This U.S. Army “The Big Picture”…

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    1967 Film The Screaming Eagles in Vietnam

    This 1967 film is a U.S. Army “The Big Picture” episode documenting the 101st Airborne Division from their arrival in Vietnam in 1965 through January of 1967.

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    1945 United News Newsreel

    This 1945 Office of War Information World War II newsreel includes stories about the Battle of Iwo Jima, the Pact of Chapultepec, Navy planes attacking the Tokyo area, and the Allies…

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    Port of Galveston

    Dwayne Jones talked about the history of the Port of Galveston, Texas. The port was one of the busiest in the country, exporting commodities such as cotton, cattle, and rice, and also…

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    March 5, 1965, Universal Newsreel

    This 1965 Universal Newsreel includes reports about an Atlas rocket explosion on the launchpad in Florida, and the annual Mardi Gras parade in New Orleans.

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    Galveston Bookshop and Hurricane Ike

    Store owner Sharan Zwick talked about the impact of Hurricane Ike on Galveston Bookshop. At the height of the storm, her store was flooded with seven feet of water. C-SPAN’s…

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    Scenes of 50th Anniversary of Selma March

    Live scenes were shown of the crowd gathered for the 50th anniversary of the march from Selma to Montgomery, Alabama.

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    Lincoln Memorial Sights and Sounds

    Scenes at the Lincoln Memorial before a commemorative ceremony for the 150th anniversary of President Lincoln’s second inaugural address. 

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    Book Fairs and Festivals

    A list of upcoming book fairs and festivals as of March 7, 2015, was shown.

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    New Books Being Published

    New books being released the week of March 10, 2015, were shown.

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    History of Juneteenth

    Doug Matthews talked about the history of Juneteenth and Ashton Villa, the historic home in Galveston, Texas, where Major General Gordon Granger delivered the news of the end of the Civil…

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    President Lincoln's Second Inaugural Address

    Members of the Library of Congress' staff visited the conservation lab and talked about the original copy of Lincoln’s second Inaugural address. To commemorate the anniversary of…

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    National Public Radio Best-Sellers List

    National Public Radio’s list of best-selling books as of February 28, 2015, was shown.

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    Representative Tom Cole's Book List

    The list of books recommended by Representative Tom Cole (R-OK) about Dwight D. Eisenhower was shown.

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    Air Force Chief of Staff's 2015 Reading List

    The 2015 list of books recommended by the chief of staff of the U.S. Air Force for reading by service members was shown.

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    Homeland Security Funding Reactions

    Messages were shown about the attempts to pass temporary funding for the Department of Homeland Security. A video clip was shown of the Senate passing a one-week extension of funding…

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    African-American History

    Museum staff and participants in the National Museum of African American History and Culture’s “Save Our African American Treasures” event spoke about the museum and the…

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