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American History in Video

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Vendor:
Alexander Street Press
Producer:
Alexander Street Press
Coverage:
Videos covering all eras of American history; newreels and some other items date as early as 1898


American History in Video provides a collection of documentaries, newsreels and archival and public affairs footage. The documentaries are often commercial products, like A & E's "Biography", and cover all eras of American history. Includes is the full run of newsreels from United Newsreel and Universal Newsreel from 1929 through 1967.
Among the resources are:
A&E Television Networks: Biography, Modern Marvels ...
CBS Chronoscope
Advertising Council Public service announcements
American Mutoscope and Biograph Company Documentaries
Army Pictorial Service Documentaries
Campaign Associates, New York, NY: Campaign commercials
United Newsreel Corporation Newreels
Universal Pictures Newsreels
National Safety Council Public service announcements


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Number of Users:
unlimited
Interlibrary Loan:
Not Permitted
Resource Advocate:
Savonius-Wroth, Celestina
SFX Source:
No
Federated Search:
No

IUB Library Subjects:
  • Film Studies
  • American Studies
  • History

Library of Congress Subjects:

Newsreels -- United States.
Historical television programs -- United States.