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    Universal Newsreels on Cuba, 1959-1961

    This compilation of Universal Newsreels from January 1959 to April 1961 covers the Cuban Revolution to the aftermath of the failed Bay of Pigs invasion.

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    March 12, 1964, Universal Newsreel

    This Universal Newsreel reports on an upset in the 1964 Republican New Hampshire primary, when Ambassador Henry Cabot Lodge beat Sen. Barry Goldwater (R-Arizona). A second story covers…

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    January 24, 1952, Universal Newsreel

    This 1952 Universal Newsreel includes four stories: Senator Estes Kefauver (D-TN) announces his candidacy for the Democratic presidential nomination; Representative Peter Mack (D-IL) lands…

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    Bonnet in the Ring

    This newsreel covers Senator Margaret Chase Smith (R-ME) announcing her candidacy for the 1964 Republican presidential nomination, and a story about a Defense Department experimental…

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    Newsreel of Franklin D. Roosevelt 1933 Inauguration

    This Universal Newsreel shows scenes of Franklin Roosevelt’s March 4, 1933, presidential inauguration and an airplane rushing film of the event from Washington, D.C., to New York City.

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    New Year's Eve 1933 Universal Newsreel

    Newsreel with partial sound depicting New Year’s Eve celebrations in New York, Chicago, and Havana, Cuba.

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    Friendship 7 Mercury Space Flight

    On February 20, 1962, John Glenn became the first American astronaut to orbit the Earth. He orbited the earth three times in a spacecraft named Friendship 7. The flight lasted just under…

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    1959 Universal Newsreel Castro Triumphs

    The 1959 Universal Newsreel Castro Triumphs looks at culmination of the Cuban Revolution led by Fidel Castro.

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    Universal Newsreel from March 27, 1951

    In this Universal Newsreel segment, FBI Director J. Edgar Hoover testifies on crime and gambling, and Korean War veterans are shown returning home, including caskets of those who were…

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    Universal News-in-Brief from March 27, 1951

    This 1951 Universal News-in-Brief showed a toy drive for French orphans and war wounded children, an Afghan government official visit to a coal mine in Washington state, and Navy women…

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    Universal Newsreel October 24, 1967

    This Universal Newsreel from October 24, 1967, showed scenes of news stories including anti-war protests in front of the Pentagon, a new jet airliner in Germany, a meeting between leaders…

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    Universal Newsreel October 6, 1967

    An archival short highlighting the news on October 6, 1967.

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    Universal Newsreel from September 1967

    This archival newsreel presented news stories from September 19, 1967. President Johnson was seen visiting former President Truman at his home in Independence, Missouri; anti-Cuban picketers at a…

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    Universal Newsreel from August 29, 1955

    This Universal Newsreel from August 29, 1955, showed an August 27, 1955, oil refinery explosion in Whiting, Indiana; the return over the Demilitarized Zone of the remains of one officer and…

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    Ponies at Chincoteague

    This July 30, 1959, newsreel contains archival footage of the round up of wild ponies at Chincoteague, Virginia.

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    Vice President Nixon Visits U.S.S.R.

    This July 30,1959, Universal Newsreel contains archival footage of Vice President Nixon visiting Leningrad. Admiral Rickover convinced the Soviets to give him a tour of a nuclear-powered…

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    Hawaii First State Election

    This July 30, 1959, newsreel contains archival footage of Hawaii’s first state election. Scenes show the viewer who was elected governor, senator, and representative of the state.

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    April 1945 Universal Newsreel

    This April 23, 1945, Universal Newsreel report on the final days of war in Germany as U.S. and Russian forces moved towards a meeting included scenes of German prisoners, German civilians,…

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    April 1965 Universal Newsreel

    This April 7, 1965, Universal Newsreel reports on President Johnson’s first major policy speech regarding the Vietnam War. A short report about tensions in Berlin, Germany, ends the…

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    April 5, 1945 Universal Newsreel

    This April 5, 1945 Universal Newsreel includes several reports from the war in Germany, including an airborne invasion across the Rhine River using paratroopers and gliders, the taking of…

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