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  • The LBJ Tapes 1964 Presidential Election
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    The LBJ Tapes: 1964 Presidential Election

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    President Lyndon Johnson talked with staff and advisors about the Democratic National Convention, the upcoming election, Medicare and other legislation and civil unrest. Note: Some language…

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  • The LBJ Tapes Legislative Agenda
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    The LBJ Tapes: Legislative Agenda

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    President Lyndon Johnson talked with advisors and members of Congress about legislation including the Civil Rights and transportation bills, Federal budget spending and cuts and Federal…

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  • Harry Truman Accepts 1948 Democratic Presidential Nomination
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    President Harry Truman 1948 Presidential Acceptance Speech

    At the 1948 Democratic National Convention, President Truman delivered his speech accepting the Democratic presidential nomination.

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  • Medicare Signing Ceremony
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    Medicare Signing Ceremony

    Archival footage courtesy of ABC of President Johnson’s 1965 Medicare signing ceremony.

  • President Truman Inauguration
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    President Truman Inauguration

    Newsreel footage of President Harry Truman’s inaugural ceremony on January 20, 1949 was shown courtesy of the Truman Presidential Library. The Universal Newsreel features highlights of President…

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  • emDialogue With the Futureem Part 2
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    Dialogue With the Future, Part 2

    Decision: The Conflicts of Harry S. Truman is a series of 26 half hour films about Harry S. Truman’s presidency. Each episode of this series features President Truman looking back on his…

    628 views
  • emDialogue with the Futureem Part 1
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    Dialogue with the Future, Part 1

    Decision: The Conflicts of Harry S. Truman is a series of 26 half hour films about Harry S. Truman’s presidency. Each episode of this series features President Truman looking back on his…

    758 views
  • emJapan Surrendersem
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    Japan Surrenders

    A 1945 “United News” newsreel from the U.S. Office of War Information titled Japan Surrenders shows an overview of Japan at war in the Pacific since 1931 through the celebration of Japan’s…

    3,736 views
  • President Johnson Signs Medicare Bill
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    President Johnson Signs Medicare Bill

    Newsreel footage was shown of President Lyndon Baines Johnson signing a Medicare bill into law on July 30, 1965. That legislation was part of President Johnson’s “Great Society” initiative.…

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  • President Truman on Stalin
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    President Truman on Stalin

    Former President Harry Truman talked about his relationship with the Soviet dictator Joseph Stalin in a series of outtakes from his television documentary series “Decision: The Conflicts of Harry…

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  • President Truman Speech After the Bombing of Hiroshima
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    President Truman Speech After the Bombing of Hiroshima

    Excerpts were shown from remarks by President Truman announcing the dropping of an atomic bomb on Hiroshima, Japan. President Truman was on board the USS Augusta in the mid-Atlantic on…

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  • President Truman Korean War Address
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    President Truman Korean War Address

    President Truman addressed the nation on why the U.S. must intervene in the Korean War.

    4,919 views
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    At War with the Experts

    Former President Harry Truman talked about his decision to recognize the state of Israel. “At War with the Experts” was Episode 6 of a television documentary series, Decision: The Conflicts…

    760 views
  • Oval Office Historical Perspective
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    Oval Office Historical Perspective

    The Oval Office was discussed from an historical perspective. Several clips were shown to depict the changes that the Oval Office has gone through. The Oval Office was first designed at the turn…

    1,489 views
  • President Truman Farewell Address
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    President Truman Farewell Address

    C-SPAN showed a newsreel of President Truman’s farewell message.

    2,679 views
  • One More Club
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    One More Club

    Film footage shot by President Harry Truman in 1947 using a camera given to him by the White House Press Photographers Association was shown. Members of the association, known informally as the…

    378 views
  • Announcement of VE Day
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    Announcement of V-E Day

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  • President Truman on Korean War Impact
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    President Truman on Korean War Impact

    Newsreel footage of President Truman speaking about the impact of the Korean War.

    375 views
  • Presidential Inaugural Address
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    Presidential Inaugural Address

    Mr. Smock and Mr. Ritchie discussed President Harry Truman’s 1949 inauguration and footage of the inaugural speech was shown. This is a Universal Newsreel featuring highlights of President…

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  • 1952 State Of The Union Address
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    1952 State Of The Union Address

    A Universal Newsreel of President Truman as he delivered his 1952 State of the Union address to a joint session of Congress. Courtesy of the National Archives.

    602 views
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