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    1978 Film Energy: The American Experience

    This Energy Department documentary traces the history of sources of energy in the United States, from human and animal power, to steam, coal, electricity, oil, gasoline, and…

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    National Readathon Vignette, Part 3

    Viewers commented on National Readathon Day, an effort by Penguin Random House and the National Book Foundation to encourage people to foster the culture of reading by pledging to a…

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    New Books Being Published

    A list of new books being released the week of January 27, 2014.

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    National Readathon Vignette, Part 1

    Viewers commented on National Readathon Day, an effort by Penguin Random House and the National Book Foundation to encourage people to foster the culture of reading by pledging to a…

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    Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Sights and Sounds

    A live scene of the Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial on the National Mall on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.

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    Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Sights and Sounds

    A live scene of the Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial on the National Mall on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.

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    Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Sights and Sounds

    A live scene was shown of the Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial on the National Mall on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. Congressional tweets were also shown.

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    Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Sights and Sounds

    A live scene of the Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial on the National Mall on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.

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    Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Sights and Sounds

    A live scene was shown of the Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial on the National Mall on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. Congressional tweets were also shown.

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    Watch Online: Nick Adams

    A video clip was shown to promote the online viewing of a Book TV program.

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    Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Sights and Sounds

    A live scene was shown of the Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial on the National Mall on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. Congressional tweets were also shown.

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    1968 U.S. Army Training Film Interrogation Techniques

    This was a five minute portion of a 45 minute U.S. Army training film detailing how to question and psychologically assess insurgent fighters in a hypothetical South American nation.

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    1964 Film Nine from Little Rock

    This 1964 U.S. Information Agency film about the first African-American students to attend an all-white Arkansas high school in 1957 won an academy award in 1965 for Documentary Short…

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    Senator Joe McCarthy's "Enemies from Within" Speech

    Margaret Brennan talked about Senator Joseph McCarthy’s (R-WI) “Enemies from Within” speech and the impact it had on his political career. Senator McCarthy delivered…

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    Historic National Road

    David Javersak talked about the significance of the Historic National Road, why it lead to an industrial boom in Wheeling, West Virginia, and how it contributed to westward expansion during…

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    Baltimore Garment Industry

    Baltimore Museum of Industry Volunteer Ed Hawkins, who worked as a fabric “spreader” for a women’s clothing manufacturer as a teenager in the 1940s, toured the museum and…

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    President Truman on Equality

    In this 1947 Universal News segment, President Harry Truman spoke to a crowd of 10,000 people at the Lincoln Memorial to call for equality for all citizens.

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    Book Fairs and Festivals

    A list of upcoming books fairs and festivals as of January 17, 2015 was shown.

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    1965 Universal Newsreel on Vietnam

    This 1965 Universal Newsreel was a six minute report on an attack by the Vietcong at Camp Holloway in Pleiku, Vietnam, which killed 8 and wounded 126 Americans.

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    Civil War Battle Flags

    Travis Henline, site manager for West Virginia Independence Hall, talked about the significance of the 13 flags in the Civil War Flags exhibit, which are part of a larger collection…

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