1963 Universal Newsreel on the Opening of the 88th Congress
This program was a 1963 Universal Newsreel report on the opening of the 88th congress and the swearing in of twelve new Senators by Vice… read more
This program was a 1963 Universal Newsreel report on the opening of the 88th congress and the swearing in of twelve new Senators by Vice President Lyndon Johnson. The freshman senators included Daniel Inouye, Ted Kennedy, George McGovern, and Abraham Ribicoff. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
1963 Universal Newsreel on Mona Lisa in Washignton, D.C.
President John F. Kennedy made brief remarks at the opening ceremony for a three-week loan of Leonardo da Vinci’s…
The World Mourns
The World Mourns is a 1963 Universal Newsreel film depicting the funeral of President John F. Kennedy.
President Johnson Signs Civil Rights Act of 1964
President Lyndon Johnson made remarks and signed the Civil Rights Act of 1964 on July 2, 1964. He was seen giving pens…
1964 Universal Newsreel on California Wildfires
This 1964 Universal newsreel is a one minute report on wildfires that destroyed scores of homes in northern California.