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Cultural & Academic Films

This library of academic and cultural films features collections from the Academic Film Archive and the Media Burn Independent Film Archive, as well as a selection of documentaries created by Dorothy Fadiman. In addition, films from the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archeology and Anthropology are presented including those by Watson Kintner who used film to document his world travels, and the popular television show from the 1950s: “What in the World?”

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Port Washington Performing Arts
by Port Washington Play Troupe
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1957 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "Jack and the Beanstalk".  Port Washington, NY.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Port Washington Play Troupe
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1957 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "Jack and the Beanstalk" program.
Topic: Performing Arts
Grays Harbor Photograph Collection
by Pratsch, Charles R.
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Pratsch photograph number 17.
Topic: Washington (State)
Source: Is found in PC 18, Charles R. Pratsch Photographs http://libraries.wsu.edu/masc/finders/pratsch.htm at Washington State University Libraries'; Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections (MASC) http://libraries.wsu.edu/masc
Grays Harbor Photograph Collection
by Pratsch, Charles R.; MacKenzie, Colin S.
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This is one of several items noted as either Pratsch or MacKenzie. As MacKenzie was only active as a photographer from about 1903-1911, this is likely later than "ca. 1900" if this is indeed one of his images.
Topic: Washington (State)
Source: Glass negatives
Jewish Theological Seminary - Film and Audio
by Spector, Johanna L.,
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Singing that cuts out around 37 second mark
Topic: Jews -- Yemen
Jewish Theological Seminary - Film and Audio
by Spector, Johanna L.,
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Muffled praying service
Topic: Jews -- India.
Jewish Theological Seminary - Film and Audio
by Spector, Johanna L.,
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Men praying, sounds like Torah reading.
Topic: Jews -- India.
Jewish Theological Seminary - Film and Audio
by Spector, Johanna L.,
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Men praying,
Topic: Jews -- India.
Grays Harbor Photograph Collection
by Pratsch, Charles R.
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Pratsch photograph number 46.
Topic: Washington (State)
Source: Glass negatives
Topic: Washington (State)
Source: Glass negatives
Ohlone Profiles Project
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Details on provenance to follow, including information about event, location, performers, equipment, and historical significance.
Topics: Native American, John Trudell, Peter Coyote
Jewish Theological Seminary - Film and Audio
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Jewish Theological Seminary - Film and Audio
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Jewish Theological Seminary - Film and Audio
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Jewish Theological Seminary - Film and Audio
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