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    "Augusta, 1864" Exhibit and Civil War in Augusta

    Nancy Glaser talked about the role played by Augusta, Georgia, during the Civil War. Ms. Glaser, executive director of the Augusta Museum of History, spoke about the…

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    Augusta Canal and Old Confederate Powder Works

    Julie Boone talked about the history of the Augusta Canal and explained why it was chartered in 1845. Rebecca Rogers talked about the Old Confederate Powder Works, which was built during…

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    James Brown in Augusta, Georgia

    Deanna Brown Thomas talked about the life of her father, singer James Brown, his role in the Civil Rights Movement, and his impact on the city of Augusta, Georgia. Ms. Thomas…

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    President Johnson Medicare Phone Calls

    This is a C-SPAN radio produced program of President Lyndon B. Johnson’s 1965 White House recordings on Medicare. Audio with still photos.

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    New Books Being Published

    A list of new books being released July 28, 2015.

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    Books by Presidential Candidates

    A list of books written by announced and potential 2016 presidential candidates.

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    Hanging of Cuban Flag in State Department Lobby

    After diplomatic relations were officially restored at midnight, at 4 A.M. the Cuban flag was added, without ceremony, to the ranks of the flags in the State Department lobby of the nations…

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    Lexington Cemetery

    Kent Masterson Brown gave a tour of the Lexington, Kentucky, cemetery and spoke about some of the national figures who are buried there. Mr. Brown showed the Todd family burial…

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    Not for Conquest

    This July 1965 U.S. army report from Secretary of Defense Robert McNamara outlines defense spending, activities around the world, and troop increases in South Vietnam.

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    A New Spirit for '76

    This film produced by the American Revolution Bicentennial Commission looks at preparations for the U.S. Bicentennial celebrations in 1976.

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    Iran: Between Two Worlds

    This 1954 Encyclopaedia Britannica Classroom film tells the history of Iran and Persian culture.

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    Books by Presidential Candidates

    A list of books written by announced and potential 2016 presidential candidates.

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    King Library Press

    Printing Press Director Paul Holbrook talked about the the history of the King Library Press and showed its operations, including typesetting, printing, and binding. The press is…

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    The Moment in Time

    A documentary detailing the project to create a nuclear bomb during World War II. The Library of Congress and Los Alamos National Laboratory co-production uses interviews and oral…

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    Keeneland and the Economics of Horse Country

    Vice President Vince Gabbert talked about the role the Keeneland horse racing facility has played in the growth of Kentucky’s horse business. Keeneland is a Thoroughbred horse…

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    Reactions to Iran Nuclear Agreement

    Reactions the agreement over Iran’s nuclear program announced that day were shown. 

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    The American Soldier in Combat

    A portion of a 1960 U.S. Army Big Picture episode featuring the role of the army during the Revolutionary War.

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    Museum of the American Revolution, Part 2

    Director of Collections Scott Stephenson talked about the Museum of the American Revolution, which was scheduled to open near Independence National Historical Park in Philadelphia in early…

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    1964 Civil Rights Act Panel Discussion

    Panelists Roy Wilkins, Leroy Collins, and Sterling Tucker talked about civil rights accomplishments on the one-year anniversary of the passage of the 1964 Civil Rights Act. The…

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    World War I Uniform Production

    A silent film clip of World War I uniform production at the Quartermaster Supply Building in New York City.

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