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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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Buckminster Fuller Archive
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During the last two weeks of January 1975 Buckminster Fuller gave an extraordinary series of lectures concerning his entire life's work. These thinking out loud lectures span 42 hours and examine in depth all of Fuller's major inventions and discoveries from the 1927 Dymaxion house, car and bathroom, through the Wichita House, geodesic domes, and tensegrity structures, as well as the contents of Synergetics. Autobiographical in parts, Fuller recounts his own personal history in the context of...
Topics: Buckminster Fuller, Dymaxion house, Wichita House, geodesic domes, tensegrity structures,...
Fadiman Social Documentaries
by Dorothy Fadiman with KTEH-TV (PBS)
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This award-winning film features nine unique schools, both public and private, California to East Harlem. In these unique schools relationship, creative thinking, and direct experience are valued above memorization of facts. As we struggle with issues of how to provide a quality education for all children, we might look to these successful schools where teachers, students, parents and administrators are involved in creating supportive educational environments. All public, educational, and...
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Topics: Dorothy Fadiman, Tom Peters, PBS, KTEH, school, education, private school, public school, Peninsula...
Buckminster Fuller Archive
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During the last two weeks of January 1975 Buckminster Fuller gave an extraordinary series of lectures concerning his entire life's work. These thinking out loud lectures span 42 hours and examine in depth all of Fuller's major inventions and discoveries from the 1927 Dymaxion house, car and bathroom, through the Wichita House, geodesic domes, and tensegrity structures, as well as the contents of Synergetics. Autobiographical in parts, Fuller recounts his own personal history in the context of...
Topics: Buckminster Fuller, Dymaxion house, Wichita House, geodesic domes, tensegrity structures,...
Buckminster Fuller Archive
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During the last two weeks of January 1975 Buckminster Fuller gave an extraordinary series of lectures concerning his entire life's work. These thinking out loud lectures span 42 hours and examine in depth all of Fuller's major inventions and discoveries from the 1927 Dymaxion house, car and bathroom, through the Wichita House, geodesic domes, and tensegrity structures, as well as the contents of Synergetics. Autobiographical in parts, Fuller recounts his own personal history in the context of...
Topics: Buckminster Fuller, Dymaxion house, Wichita House, geodesic domes, tensegrity structures,...
Buckminster Fuller Archive
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During the last two weeks of January 1975 Buckminster Fuller gave an extraordinary series of lectures concerning his entire life's work. These thinking out loud lectures span 42 hours and examine in depth all of Fuller's major inventions and discoveries from the 1927 Dymaxion house, car and bathroom, through the Wichita House, geodesic domes, and tensegrity structures, as well as the contents of Synergetics. Autobiographical in parts, Fuller recounts his own personal history in the context of...
Topics: Buckminster Fuller, Dymaxion house, Wichita House, geodesic domes, tensegrity structures,...
Buckminster Fuller Archive
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During the last two weeks of January 1975 Buckminster Fuller gave an extraordinary series of lectures concerning his entire life's work. These thinking out loud lectures span 42 hours and examine in depth all of Fuller's major inventions and discoveries from the 1927 Dymaxion house, car and bathroom, through the Wichita House, geodesic domes, and tensegrity structures, as well as the contents of Synergetics. Autobiographical in parts, Fuller recounts his own personal history in the context of...
Topics: Buckminster Fuller, Dymaxion house, Wichita House, geodesic domes, tensegrity structures,...
Buckminster Fuller Archive
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During the last two weeks of January 1975 Buckminster Fuller gave an extraordinary series of lectures concerning his entire life's work. These thinking out loud lectures span 42 hours and examine in depth all of Fuller's major inventions and discoveries from the 1927 Dymaxion house, car and bathroom, through the Wichita House, geodesic domes, and tensegrity structures, as well as the contents of Synergetics. Autobiographical in parts, Fuller recounts his own personal history in the context of...
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Topics: Buckminster Fuller, Dymaxion house, Wichita House, geodesic domes, tensegrity structures,...
Buckminster Fuller Archive
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During the last two weeks of January 1975 Buckminster Fuller gave an extraordinary series of lectures concerning his entire life's work. These thinking out loud lectures span 42 hours and examine in depth all of Fuller's major inventions and discoveries from the 1927 Dymaxion house, car and bathroom, through the Wichita House, geodesic domes, and tensegrity structures, as well as the contents of Synergetics. Autobiographical in parts, Fuller recounts his own personal history in the context of...
Topics: Buckminster Fuller, Dymaxion house, Wichita House, geodesic domes, tensegrity structures,...
Buckminster Fuller Archive
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During the last two weeks of January 1975 Buckminster Fuller gave an extraordinary series of lectures concerning his entire life's work. These thinking out loud lectures span 42 hours and examine in depth all of Fuller's major inventions and discoveries from the 1927 Dymaxion house, car and bathroom, through the Wichita House, geodesic domes, and tensegrity structures, as well as the contents of Synergetics. Autobiographical in parts, Fuller recounts his own personal history in the context of...
Topics: Buckminster Fuller, Dymaxion house, Wichita House, geodesic domes, tensegrity structures,...
Buckminster Fuller Archive
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During the last two weeks of January 1975 Buckminster Fuller gave an extraordinary series of lectures concerning his entire life's work. These thinking out loud lectures span 42 hours and examine in depth all of Fuller's major inventions and discoveries from the 1927 Dymaxion house, car and bathroom, through the Wichita House, geodesic domes, and tensegrity structures, as well as the contents of Synergetics. Autobiographical in parts, Fuller recounts his own personal history in the context of...
Topics: Buckminster Fuller, Dymaxion house, Wichita House, geodesic domes, tensegrity structures,...
Buckminster Fuller Archive
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During the last two weeks of January 1975 Buckminster Fuller gave an extraordinary series of lectures concerning his entire life's work. These thinking out loud lectures span 42 hours and examine in depth all of Fuller's major inventions and discoveries from the 1927 Dymaxion house, car and bathroom, through the Wichita House, geodesic domes, and tensegrity structures, as well as the contents of Synergetics. Autobiographical in parts, Fuller recounts his own personal history in the context of...
Topics: Buckminster Fuller, Dymaxion house, Wichita House, geodesic domes, tensegrity structures,...
Buckminster Fuller Archive
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During the last two weeks of January 1975 Buckminster Fuller gave an extraordinary series of lectures concerning his entire life's work. These thinking out loud lectures span 42 hours and examine in depth all of Fuller's major inventions and discoveries from the 1927 Dymaxion house, car and bathroom, through the Wichita House, geodesic domes, and tensegrity structures, as well as the contents of Synergetics. Autobiographical in parts, Fuller recounts his own personal history in the context of...
Topics: Buckminster Fuller, Dymaxion house, Wichita House, geodesic domes, tensegrity structures,...
Buckminster Fuller Archive
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During the last two weeks of January 1975 Buckminster Fuller gave an extraordinary series of lectures concerning his entire life's work. These thinking out loud lectures span 42 hours and examine in depth all of Fuller's major inventions and discoveries from the 1927 Dymaxion house, car and bathroom, through the Wichita House, geodesic domes, and tensegrity structures, as well as the contents of Synergetics. Autobiographical in parts, Fuller recounts his own personal history in the context of...
Topics: Buckminster Fuller, Dymaxion house, Wichita House, geodesic domes, tensegrity structures,...
Rutland Historical Society
by Produced by: Peregrine Productions and Bill Doyle’s Vermont History and Government Class
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Life In Rutland County shares the stories and memories from 10 local residents who grew up in Rutland County. These engaging stories, told by the people who rode horses to school and even took the trolley from Rutland to Lake Bomoseen, gives us a unique perspective on Vermont history.  
Topics: Rutland Historical Society, Life in Rutland County, Rutland oral history, Rutland, Vermont
Jewish Women's Archive - Katrina's Jewish Voices
by Jewish Women's Archive
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An Oral History narrated by David Smason in New Orleans, LA, on August 27, 2007, conducted by Rosalind Hinton for a joint project by the Jewish Women's Archive partnered with the Goldring/Woldenberg Institute of Southern Jewish Life (ISJL) to capture the voices and experiences of members of the Jewish communities of New Orleans and the Gulf Coast communities during Hurricane Katrina and its aftermath. For more information, see katrina.jwa.org/about#about-oral-history .
Topics: Jewish Women's Archive (JWA), Institute of Southern Jewish Life (ISJL), Oral History, Rosalind...
Rutland Historical Society
by Rutland Free Library-Rutland Historical Society Collaboration
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Mount Saint Joseph Academy Yearbooks
Topics: Rutland Free Library, Rutland Historical Society, Rutland, Vermont
Description : My family’s history is inextricably linked with the history of Filipinas/os in Stockton, California. My maternal grandfather, Delfin Paderes Bohulano, immigrated to San Francisco from Kalibo, Aklan Province, Philippines in 1929 and worked all over the West Coast. During World War II, he met and married my grandmother Concepcion Moreno in Palompon, Leyte, when he was fighting with the First Filipino Infantry Regiment, and where my Cebu City raised grandmother and her family were...
Topics: dancing, kids, playgrounds, amusement parks, ocean, carousels, home movies, Filipino,...
TED Talks
by John Hauser
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This spreadsheet is an index to the tedtalks collection on Internet Archive showing derived MPEG2 duration/run time as well as other metadata about individual items. Useful for determining which tedtalks can be fit into a 30 or 60 minute programming block.
Topics: TedTalks, Index
Rutland Historical Society
by Rutland Historical Society
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The video is of a senior class picnic on Lake St. Catherine in the late 1930's.  Among the faculty in the video are:  Bernice Hinchey, Norbert Sevigny and Joseph Zawistowski.
Topics: Rutland Historical Society, West Rutland Class Picnic-1939, Rutland, Vermont
Memories to Light: Asian American Home Movies
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Description : My family’s history is inextricably linked with the history of Filipinas/os in Stockton, California. My maternal grandfather, Delfin Paderes Bohulano, immigrated to San Francisco from Kalibo, Aklan Province, Philippines in 1929 and worked all over the West Coast. During World War II, he met and married my grandmother Concepcion Moreno in Palompon, Leyte, when he was fighting with the First Filipino Infantry Regiment, and where my Cebu City raised grandmother and her family were...
Topics: food, dancing, home movies, Filipino, californialightandsound, Little Manila, Stockton, Filipino...
Description : My family’s history is inextricably linked with the history of Filipinas/os in Stockton, California. My maternal grandfather, Delfin Paderes Bohulano, immigrated to San Francisco from Kalibo, Aklan Province, Philippines in 1929 and worked all over the West Coast. During World War II, he met and married my grandmother Concepcion Moreno in Palompon, Leyte, when he was fighting with the First Filipino Infantry Regiment, and where my Cebu City raised grandmother and her family were...
Topics: dance classes, kids, dancing, ballet, baptisms, home movies, Filipino, californialightandsound,...
Jewish Women's Archive - Katrina's Jewish Voices
by Jewish Women's Archive
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An Oral History narrated by Estaban Gershanik on July 24, 2007, conducted by Rosalind Hinton for a joint project by the Jewish Women's Archive partnered with the Goldring/Woldenberg Institute of Southern Jewish Life (ISJL). For more information, see katrina.jwa.org/about#about-oral-history
Topics: New Orleans, Jewish Women's Archive, Institute of Southern Jewish Life, Oral History, Estaban...
Northern Illinois University Digital Library
by Northern Illinois University Library Digital Initiatives
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In this clip, Shelly Fisher Fishkin, Joseph S. Atha Professor of Humanities, Professor of English, and Director of the American Studies Program at Stanford University, discusses the fact and fiction contained within Twain's Adventures of Huckleberry Finn.   The clip comes from the  Mark Twain's Mississippi website , which is a creation of Northern Illinois University Libraries' Digital Initiatives Unit. The Mark Twain's Mississippi site provides a fully searchable and indexed digital library...
Topics: Samuel Clemens, Mark Twain, Mississippi River
Memories to Light: Asian American Home Movies
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Description : My family’s history is inextricably linked with the history of Filipinas/os in Stockton, California. My maternal grandfather, Delfin Paderes Bohulano, immigrated to San Francisco from Kalibo, Aklan Province, Philippines in 1929 and worked all over the West Coast. During World War II, he met and married my grandmother Concepcion Moreno in Palompon, Leyte, when he was fighting with the First Filipino Infantry Regiment, and where my Cebu City raised grandmother and her family were...
Topics: pumpkin patch, kids, Halloween, parades, funerals, cemetaries, Moaning Cavern, theater, dancing,...
Jewish Women's Archive - Katrina's Jewish Voices
by Jewish Women's Archive
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An Oral History narrated by Susan Hess on November 16, 2006, conducted by Rosalind Hinton for a joint project by the Jewish Women's Archive partnered with the Goldring/Woldenberg Institute of Southern Jewish Life (ISJL) to capture the voices and experiences of members of the Jewish communities of New Orleans and the Gulf Coast communities during Hurricane Katrina and its aftermath. For more information, see katrina.jwa.org/about#about-oral-history .
Topics: Jewish Women's Archive, Institute of Southern Jewish Life, Oral History, Rosalind Hinton, Hurricane...
Jewish Women's Archive - Katrina's Jewish Voices
by Jewish Women's Archive
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An Oral History narrated by Diane Africk in New Orleans, LA, on July 11, 2007, conducted by Rosalind Hinton for a joint project by the Jewish Women's Archive partnered with the Goldring/Woldenberg Institute of Southern Jewish Life (ISJL) to capture the voices and experiences of members of the Jewish communities of New Orleans and the Gulf Coast communities during Hurricane Katrina and its aftermath. For more information, see katrina.jwa.org/about#about-oral-history .
Topics: Jewish Women's Archive, Institute of Southern Jewish Life, Oral History, Diane Africk, Rosalind...
Jewish Women's Archive - Katrina's Jewish Voices
by Jewish Women's Archive
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An Oral History narrated by Malka Lew on October 12, 2006, conducted by Rosalind Hinton for a joint project by the Jewish Women's Archive partnered with the Goldring/Woldenberg Institute of Southern Jewish Life (ISJL) to capture the voices and experiences of members of the Jewish communities of New Orleans and the Gulf Coast communities during Hurricane Katrina and its aftermath. For more information, see katrina.jwa.org/about#about-oral-history .
Topics: Jewish Women's Archive, Institute of Southern Jewish Life, Oral History, Rosalind Hinton, Hurricane...
Northern Illinois University Digital Library
by Northern Illinois University Library Digital Initiatives
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In this clip, Robert H. Hirst, General Editor for the Mark Twain Project, and Curator of Mark Twain Papers at the University of California-Berkeley, discusses how Samuel Clemens' attitudes on slavery changed over time. The clip comes from the  Mark Twain's Mississippi website , which is a creation of Northern Illinois University Libraries' Digital Initiatives Unit. The Mark Twain's Mississippi site provides a fully searchable and indexed digital library of some of Samuel Clemens' publications...
Topics: Samuel Clemens, Mark Twain, Mississippi River, Slavery, Civil War
Memories to Light: Asian American Home Movies
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Description : My family’s history is inextricably linked with the history of Filipinas/os in Stockton, California. My maternal grandfather, Delfin Paderes Bohulano, immigrated to San Francisco from Kalibo, Aklan Province, Philippines in 1929 and worked all over the West Coast. During World War II, he met and married my grandmother Concepcion Moreno in Palompon, Leyte, when he was fighting with the First Filipino Infantry Regiment, and where my Cebu City raised grandmother and her family were...
Topics: boats, Halloween, parades, kids, wedding, theater, dancing, home movies, Filipino,...
Jewish Women's Archive - Katrina's Jewish Voices
by Jewish Women's Archive
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An Oral History narrated by Miriam Waltzer in New Orleans, LA, on September 28, 2006, conducted by Rosalind Hinton for a joint project by the Jewish Women's Archive partnered with the Goldring/Woldenberg Institute of Southern Jewish Life (ISJL) to capture the voices and experiences of members of the Jewish communities of New Orleans and the Gulf Coast communities during Hurricane Katrina and its aftermath. For more information, see  katrina.jwa.org/about#about-oral-history .
Topics: Jewish Women's Archive (JWA), Institute of Southern Jewish Life (ISJL), Oral History, Rosalind...
Memories to Light: Asian American Home Movies
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Description : My family’s history is inextricably linked with the history of Filipinas/os in Stockton, California. My maternal grandfather, Delfin Paderes Bohulano, immigrated to San Francisco from Kalibo, Aklan Province, Philippines in 1929 and worked all over the West Coast. During World War II, he met and married my grandmother Concepcion Moreno in Palompon, Leyte, when he was fighting with the First Filipino Infantry Regiment, and where my Cebu City raised grandmother and her family were...
Topics: marquees, driving, Space Needle, Disneyland, Christmas, carousels, home movies, Filipino,...
Rutland Historical Society
by Proctor Free Library-Rutland Historical Society Collaboration
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Proctor High School Yearbooks
Topics: Proctor Free Library, Rutland Historical Society, Rutland, Vermont
Jewish Women's Archive - Katrina's Jewish Voices
by Jewish Women's Archive
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Sophie Oreck, the teenage daughter of Julie Wise Oreck and sister of Zoe, was interviewed in New Orleans, LA, on July 2, 2007.  She and her mother, grandmother, and sister flew to Houston to escape the hurricane, and she attended a new school for the duration of her displacement.  The bulk of the conversation was about her adjustment to the new school, as she recounts her social struggles and desire for normalcy in detail.  She also describes her life as daughter of a prominent Jewish...
Topics: Jewish Women's Archive, Institute of Southern Jewish Life, Oral History, Rosalind Hinton, Hurricane...
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This 93 second excerpt from the film Spartacus (S. Kubrick, 1960, copyright © 1960 Universal Pictures Company, Inc. and Bryna Productions, Inc. / 1991 Universal City Studios, Inc.) showcases the use of a sequence shot. In order to comply with the Fair Use doctrine in teaching and research , resolution is limited to 360p and the clip has been shortened to only encompass the subject of interest. In the following excerpt, Spartacus -- a former gladiator who has raised an army of slaves against...
Topic: sequence shot
University of Washington Libraries
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Excepts from footage depicting the construction and use of the Tacoma Narrows Bridge.  Includes scenes of workers, cables and cars driving on the bridge. Title applied by cataloguer. Original film is housed at University of Washington Libraries Special Collections
Topics: Tacoma Narrows Bridge (Tacoma, Wash. : 1940), Suspension bridges Design and construction
Memories to Light: Asian American Home Movies
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Description : My family’s history is inextricably linked with the history of Filipinas/os in Stockton, California. My maternal grandfather, Delfin Paderes Bohulano, immigrated to San Francisco from Kalibo, Aklan Province, Philippines in 1929 and worked all over the West Coast. During World War II, he met and married my grandmother Concepcion Moreno in Palompon, Leyte, when he was fighting with the First Filipino Infantry Regiment, and where my Cebu City raised grandmother and her family were...
Topics: girls, food, swimming, kids, babies, dancing, natural history museum, New York, Radio City, home...
Jewish Women's Archive - Katrina's Jewish Voices
by Jewish Women's Archive
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Janet Krane, an administrator at the Cancer Center of Memorial Hospital and a former hospital COO, was interviewed by Rosalind Hinton on November 2, 2006.  Raised a Southern Baptist, she married a Jewish doctor and has three children.  After moving to New Orleans in 1984, she became very involved in the Jewish community and converted.  The interview focuses on her experience staying in the Tenet-owned Memorial Hospital after the hurricane hit, and the gross failure of outside help needed to...
Topics: Southern Baptists, Jewish holiday observance, Jewish communities, Memorial Hospital, JCC, Jewish...
Jewish Women's Archive - Katrina's Jewish Voices
by Jewish Women's Archive
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Rabbi Yossi Nemes, the Brooklyn-born director of the Chabad Center in Metairie, New Orleans, was interviewed by Rosalind Hinton on July 13, 2007.  R’ Nemes moved to New Orleans in 1990, after completing advanced study and marrying his wife Chanie, with whom he has six daughters and a son.  He relates his experiences of staying in New Orleans through Hurricane Katrina and its aftermath, hiding in the second floor of his two-story brick house with twelve friends and relatives after the ground...
Topics: Jewish Women's Archive, Institute of Southern Jewish Life, Oral History, Rosalind Hinton, Chabad,...
Jewish Women's Archive - Katrina's Jewish Voices
by Jewish Women's Archive
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An Oral History narrated by Joel Brown in Metairie, LA, on October 23, 2006, conducted by Rosalind Hinton for a joint project by the Jewish Women's Archive partnered with the Goldring/Woldenberg Institute of Southern Jewish Life (ISJL) to capture the voices and experiences of members of the Jewish communities of New Orleans and the Gulf Coast communities during Hurricane Katrina and its aftermath. For more information, see katrina.jwa.org/about#about-oral-history .
Topics: Jewish Women's Archive, Institute of Southern Jewish Life, Oral History, Rosalind Hinton, Hurricane...
Jewish Women's Archive - Katrina's Jewish Voices
by Jewish Women's Archive
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An Oral History narrated by Lonnie Schaffer in New Orleans, LA, on August 30, 2007, conducted by Rosalind Hinton for a joint project by the Jewish Women's Archive partnered with the Goldring/Woldenberg Institute of Southern Jewish Life (ISJL) to capture the voices and experiences of members of the Jewish communities of New Orleans and the Gulf Coast communities during Hurricane Katrina and its aftermath. For more information, see  katrina.jwa.org/about#about-oral-history .
Topics: Jewish Women's Archive, Institute of Southern Jewish Life, Oral History, Rosalind Hinton, Hurricane...
Jewish Women's Archive - Katrina's Jewish Voices
by Jewish Women's Archive
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An Oral History narrated by Susan Levitas on August 31, 2007, conducted by Stuart Rockoff in Atlanta, GA, for a joint project by the Jewish Women's Archive partnered with the Goldring/Woldenberg Institute of Southern Jewish Life (ISJL) to capture the voices and experiences of members of the Jewish communities of New Orleans and the Gulf Coast communities during Hurricane Katrina and its aftermath. For more information, see katrina.jwa.org/about#about-oral-history .
Topics: Jewish Women's Archive, Institute of Southern Jewish Life, Oral History, Stuart Rockoff, Hurricane...
Rutland Historical Society
by Rutland Free Library-Rutland Historical Society Collaboration
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West Rutland High School Yearbooks.
Topics: Rutland Free Library, Rutland Historical Society, Rutland, Vermont
Rutland Historical Society
by Ben Burdge and Raymond Mooney
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Raymond  Mooney’s Memories: Rutland and Pop Culture This  is  part one of a three part series produced by Society members  Ben Burdge and co-produced/narrated by Raymond Mooney on behalf of the Rutland Historical Society. Part one includes pictures, music, and commentary on early radio and television, games played in the backyards, bicycles, comic books, autos, and movies and theaters. [25 min. length]
Topics: Rutland Historical Society, Raymond Mooney's Memories, Rutland, Vermont
Description : My family’s history is inextricably linked with the history of Filipinas/os in Stockton, California. My maternal grandfather, Delfin Paderes Bohulano, immigrated to San Francisco from Kalibo, Aklan Province, Philippines in 1929 and worked all over the West Coast. During World War II, he met and married my grandmother Concepcion Moreno in Palompon, Leyte, when he was fighting with the First Filipino Infantry Regiment, and where my Cebu City raised grandmother and her family were...
Topics: Phillippines, food, birthdays, Christmas, airports, funerals, boats, dancing, home movies,...
TED Talks
by TED.com
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With the same humor and humanity he exuded in An Inconvenient Truth, Al Gore spells out 15 ways that individuals can address climate change immediately, from buying a hybrid to inventing a new, hotter "brand name" for global warming.
Topics: TEDTalks, TED, Talks, alternative energy, cars, climate change, culture, environment, global...
Jewish Women's Archive - Katrina's Jewish Voices
by Jewish Women's Archive
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An Oral History narrated by Lee Isaacson on August 30, 2007, conducted by Rosalind Hinton for a joint project by the Jewish Women's Archive partnered with the Goldring/Woldenberg Institute of Southern Jewish Life (ISJL) to capture the voices and experiences of members of the Jewish communities of New Orleans and the Gulf Coast communities during Hurricane Katrina and its aftermath. For more information, see katrina.jwa.org/about#about-oral-history .
Topics: Jewish Women's Archive, Institute of Southern Jewish Life, Oral History, Rosalind Hinton, Hurricane...
Memories to Light: Asian American Home Movies
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Description : Dante and Erlinda Agatep arrived from the Philippines in October, 1969. Dante is from Ilocos Sur and Erlinda is from Batangas, both of them grew up in Manila. They came to the U.S. with little money in their pockets and a dream of raising a family in America. They started in San Francisco's Tenderloin district, then moved to the Inner Sunset neighborhood, and finally settling in the East Bay suburb of Hayward, CA. Here they raised their 3 sons Ronald, Dennis, and Davin. Most of...
Topics: boys, kids, Yosemite, carosels, parties, birthdays, presents, seals, parrots, Marine World, home...
Jewish Women's Archive - Katrina's Jewish Voices
by Jewish Women's Archive
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Rosalind Hinton interviewed Rabbi Martha Bergadine on November 3, 2006 at Beth Shalom Synagogue in Baton Rouge. Martha helped the Jewish Federation of Baton Rouge handle the massive influx of Hurricane Katrina evacuees that poured into Baton Rouge during the aftermath of the storm. Her efforts included placing evacuees with households in the area, providing social services, and organizing search and rescue missions for both people and Torahs left behind in New Orleans. Martha Bergadine grew up...
Topics: Jewish Women's Archive, Institute of Southern Jewish Life, Oral History, Martha Bergadine, Rosalind...
Jewish Women's Archive - Katrina's Jewish Voices
by Jewish Women's Archive
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Zoe Oreck, the eighteen-year-old daughter of Julie Wise Oreck (also interviewed in this collection) and a resident of New Orleans, was interviewed on July 3, 2007 by Rosalind Hinton.  She describes her experience being displaced from her beloved home in the Uptown neighborhood to a hotel in Houston, her adjustments to a new, temporary life there, and her eventual return.  She discusses how Katrina changed her world view on government, community, and spirituality, and describes Jewish social...
Topics: Hurricane Katrina, 2005 Personal narratives, Hurricane Katrina, 2005 Press coverage, Hurricane...
Jewish Women's Archive - Katrina's Jewish Voices
by Jewish Women's Archive
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A lifelong resident of New Orleans, Florence Schornstein is deeply involved in civic life in the city—both before and especially after Hurricane Katrina. Florence was born in Touro Infirmary, where she later served as the Executive Director of their Foundation, and grew up in the Garden District, where she still lives.  From 1968-1970, Florence was the President of the Council of Jewish Women. She also became involved in the Civil Rights Movement and was particularly active in helping to...
Topics: Jewish Women's Archive (JWA), Institute of Southern Jewish Life (ISJL), Oral History, Rosalind...
Jewish Women's Archive - Katrina's Jewish Voices
by Jewish Women's Archive
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An Oral History narrated by Brian Bain on July 5, 2007, in New Orleans, LA, conducted by Rosalind Hinton for a joint project by the Jewish Women's Archive partnered with the Goldring/Woldenberg Institute of Southern Jewish Life (ISJL) to capture the voices and experiences of members of the Jewish communities of New Orleans and the Gulf Coast communities during Hurricane Katrina and its aftermath. For more information, see katrina.jwa.org/about#about-oral-history .
Topics: Jewish Women's Archive, Institute of Southern Jewish Life, Oral History, Rosalind Hinton, Brian...
Jewish Women's Archive - Katrina's Jewish Voices
by Jewish Women's Archive
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Nathan Rothstein,  interviewed on July 22, 2007 ,  was born in Boston in 1984.  When Nathan was one a half, his family moved to the Sde-Boker kibbutz in Israel for a year while his father researched Arab Jews and their migration to Israel.  The family then settled back in the Boston area.  Judaism was a strong component in Nathan’s childhood.  He attended the Rashi School and later attended Hebrew school and was Bar Mitzvah-ed at Temple Emunah in Lexington, MA.  From an early age his...
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An Oral History narrated by Jackie Gothard on September 20, 2006, conducted by Rosalind Hinton for a joint project by the Jewish Women's Archive partnered with the Goldring/Woldenberg Institute of Southern Jewish Life (ISJL) to capture the voices and experiences of members of the Jewish communities of New Orleans and the Gulf Coast communities during Hurricane Katrina and its aftermath. For more information, see katrina.jwa.org/about#about-oral-history .
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An Oral History narrated by Larry Orlansky in New Orleans, LA, on January 1, 2008, conducted by Rosalind Hinton for a joint project by the Jewish Women's Archive partnered with the Goldring/Woldenberg Institute of Southern Jewish Life (ISJL) to capture the voices and experiences of members of the Jewish communities of New Orleans and the Gulf Coast communities during Hurricane Katrina and its aftermath. For more information, see katrina.jwa.org/about#about-oral-history .
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An Oral History narrated by Rabbi Theodore Lichtenfeld on August 21, 2007, conducted by Rosalind Hinton for a joint project by the Jewish Women's Archive partnered with the Goldring/Woldenberg Institute of Southern Jewish Life (ISJL) to capture the voices and experiences of members of the Jewish communities of New Orleans and the Gulf Coast communities during Hurricane Katrina and its aftermath. For more information, see katrina.jwa.org/about#about-oral-history .
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An Oral History narrated by Mark Schliefstein in Metairie, LA, on December 10, 2006, conducted by Rosalind Hinton for a joint project by the Jewish Women's Archive partnered with the Goldring/Woldenberg Institute of Southern Jewish Life (ISJL) to capture the voices and experiences of members of the Jewish communities of New Orleans and the Gulf Coast communities during Hurricane Katrina and its aftermath. For more information, see katrina.jwa.org/about#about-oral-history .
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Memories to Light: Asian American Home Movies
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Description : The Jung Family lived in San Francisco's Russian Hill neighborhood and created home movies of family outings, picnics, and trips in and around the Bay Area from 1952-1967. Dr. Edmund Dixon Jung (1914-2006) and Dr. Haw Chan Jung (1919-2013) both grew up in the San Francisco Bay Area and met attending the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF); both class of 1944. Dr. Edmund Jung was a doctor of internal medicine at the VA Medical Center in Oakland beginning in 1951, and Dr....
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Description : My family’s history is inextricably linked with the history of Filipinas/os in Stockton, California. My maternal grandfather, Delfin Paderes Bohulano, immigrated to San Francisco from Kalibo, Aklan Province, Philippines in 1929 and worked all over the West Coast. During World War II, he met and married my grandmother Concepcion Moreno in Palompon, Leyte, when he was fighting with the First Filipino Infantry Regiment, and where my Cebu City raised grandmother and her family were...
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Raymond Mooney’s Memories: Rutland and Pop Culture This is part three of a three part series produced by Society members  Ben Burdge and co-produced/narrated by Raymond Mooney on behalf of the Rutland Historical Society. Part three includes malls, snack and meal stops, record hops, five and ten cent stores, President Eisenhower's visit to Rutland, President Kennedy's Assassination, the Rutland Swimming Pool on North Main Street, and Cinderella's Sweets candy shop at the corner of Center and...
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Alan Krilov, a member of the Chabad community who endured a harrowing experience during Hurricane Katrina, was interviewed on October 18, 2006 by Rosalind Hinton. Raised in an Orthodox synagogue, he shifted towards Chabad in later years, and explains his formative Jewish influences.  He stayed in New Orleans to take care of his fourteen exotic pet birds, fleeing only after his home began to flood.  He describes the many stages of his journey: unable to swim, he floated on an inflatable dinghy...
Topics: Beth Israel (Orthodox synagogue in NOLA), Chabad, Bar Mitzvah, confirmation (Jewish), Reform...
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Julie Wise Oreck, a ‘fifth-generation Louisiana Jew’ and philanthropist, was interviewed on July 2, 2007 by Rosalind Hinton. The wife of Marshall Oreck, an executive at the Oreck vacuum corporation, she has served on the boards of many Jewish organizations, particularly those supporting Israel advocacy, youth causes, and education. Displaced from her home by the flooding after Hurricane Katrina, she traveled to Houston with her mother and two daughters, where they stayed in a hotel for...
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Description : My family’s history is inextricably linked with the history of Filipinas/os in Stockton, California. My maternal grandfather, Delfin Paderes Bohulano, immigrated to San Francisco from Kalibo, Aklan Province, Philippines in 1929 and worked all over the West Coast. During World War II, he met and married my grandmother Concepcion Moreno in Palompon, Leyte, when he was fighting with the First Filipino Infantry Regiment, and where my Cebu City raised grandmother and her family were...
Topics: Washington D.C., New York, amusement parks, Atlantic City, cakes, babies, birthdays, home movies,...
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"Our Rutland 1941" is a documentary version of the original silent film called "Our Rutland" produced by the Rutland Lions Club in April, 1941, to be sent to Rutland members of the Vermont National Guard stationed at Camp Blanding, Florida, who left Rutland the month before. This version has added mostly music from that era and has fantastic narration and additional historical tidbits by Raymond Mooney and improved footage quality c ourtesy of Ben Burdge's amazing...
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Rutland Halloween Parade: Hijinks & History. Dedicated in memory of Tom Fagan. Narrated and produced by B. Burdge on behalf of the Rutland Historical Society.
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Jewish Women's Archive - Katrina's Jewish Voices
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An Oral History narrated by Stephen Kupperman on September 8, 2006, conducted by Rosalind Hinton for a joint project by the Jewish Women's Archive partnered with the Goldring/Woldenberg Institute of Southern Jewish Life (ISJL) to capture the voices and experiences of members of the Jewish communities of New Orleans and the Gulf Coast communities during Hurricane Katrina and its aftermath. For more information, see katrina.jwa.org/about#about-oral-history .
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An Oral History narrated by Sally Bronston in Metairie, LA, on August 10, 2007, conducted by Rosalind Hinton for a joint project by the Jewish Women's Archive partnered with the Goldring/Woldenberg Institute of Southern Jewish Life (ISJL) to capture the voices and experiences of members of the Jewish communities of New Orleans and the Gulf Coast communities during Hurricane Katrina and its aftermath. For more information, see katrina.jwa.org/about#about-oral-history .
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An Oral History narrated by Myron Goldberg on July 5, 2007, conducted by Rosalind Hinton for a joint project by the Jewish Women's Archive partnered with the Goldring/Woldenberg Institute of Southern Jewish Life (ISJL) to capture the voices and experiences of members of the Jewish communities of New Orleans and the Gulf Coast communities during Hurricane Katrina and its aftermath. For more information, see katrina.jwa.org/about#about-oral-history .
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An Oral History narrated by Frank Levy on September 3, 2006, conducted by Rosalind Hinton for a joint project by the Jewish Women's Archive partnered with the Goldring/Woldenberg Institute of Southern Jewish Life (ISJL) to capture the voices and experiences of members of the Jewish communities of New Orleans and the Gulf Coast communities during Hurricane Katrina and its aftermath. For more information, see katrina.jwa.org/about#about-oral-history .
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An Oral History narrated by Jonathan Cohen in Utica, MS, on October 11, 2007, conducted by Stuart Rockoff for a joint project by the Jewish Women's Archive partnered with the Goldring/Woldenberg Institute of Southern Jewish Life (ISJL) to capture the voices and experiences of members of the Jewish communities of New Orleans and the Gulf Coast communities during Hurricane Katrina and its aftermath. For more information, see katrina.jwa.org/about#about-oral-history .
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An Oral History narrated by Sara Mayeux on September 21, 2006, conducted by Rosalind Hinton for a joint project by the Jewish Women's Archive partnered with the Goldring/Woldenberg Institute of Southern Jewish Life (ISJL) to capture the voices and experiences of members of the Jewish communities of New Orleans and the Gulf Coast communities during Hurricane Katrina and its aftermath. For more information, see katrina.jwa.org/about#about-oral-history .
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An Oral History narrated by Les Hirsch on November 13, 2006, conducted by Rosalind Hinton for a joint project by the Jewish Women's Archive partnered with the Goldring/Woldenberg Institute of Southern Jewish Life (ISJL) to capture the voices and experiences of members of the Jewish communities of New Orleans and the Gulf Coast communities during Hurricane Katrina and its aftermath. For more information, see katrina.jwa.org/about#about-oral-history .
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An Oral History narrated by Ben Jaffe on September 6, 2006, conducted by Rosalind Hinton for a joint project by the Jewish Women's Archive partnered with the Goldring/Woldenberg Institute of Southern Jewish Life (ISJL) to capture the voices and experiences of members of the Jewish communities of New Orleans and the Gulf Coast communities during Hurricane Katrina and its aftermath. For more information, see katrina.jwa.org/about#about-oral-history .
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An Oral History narrated by Ruth Kullman in New Orleans, LA, on November 8, 2006, conducted by Rosalind Hinton for a joint project by the Jewish Women's Archive partnered with the Goldring/Woldenberg Institute of Southern Jewish Life (ISJL) to capture the voices and experiences of members of the Jewish communities of New Orleans and the Gulf Coast communities during Hurricane Katrina and its aftermath. For more information, see  katrina.jwa.org/about#about-oral-history .
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An Oral History narrated by Rabbi Robert Loewy on November 29, 2006, conducted by Rosalind Hinton for a joint project by the Jewish Women's Archive partnered with the Goldring/Woldenberg Institute of Southern Jewish Life (ISJL) to capture the voices and experiences of members of the Jewish communities of New Orleans and the Gulf Coast communities during Hurricane Katrina and its aftermath. For more information, see katrina.jwa.org/about#about-oral-history .
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An Oral History narrated by Catherine Kahn on October 17, 2006, conducted by Rosalind Hinton for a joint project by the Jewish Women's Archive partnered with the Goldring/Woldenberg Institute of Southern Jewish Life (ISJL) to capture the voices and experiences of members of the Jewish communities of New Orleans and the Gulf Coast communities during Hurricane Katrina and its aftermath. For more information, see katrina.jwa.org/about#about-oral-history .
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