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Historical films and video

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View Resource Internet Archive: Moving Images Archive

Since 1996, the Internet Archive has been crawling the web and caching various incarnations of thousands of websites for a variety of reasons, not the least among them the fact that this great archive offers a valuable perspective on the history of the Internet. While most people are content to look at old versions of various websites, the creative people at the Internet Archive have also created...
View Resource American Experience: The Carter Family: Will the Circle Be Unbroken

The long-running PBS program American Experience has recently turned their attention to the Carter Family, and in the process they have created yet another insightful and compelling portrait of one of American's most beloved musical families. Their story began in 1927 when A.P, Sara, and Maybelle Carter showed up at a recording studio in Tennessee to audition for a talent scout. Over the following...
View Resource Trailer for film about Flight 93 draws sharp criticism

‘United 93’: Is U.S. ready for a 9/11 film? [Microsoft Windows Media] Theater pulls trailer for ‘United 93’ Four Years on, A Cabin’s-Eye View of 9/11 Tribeca Film Festival 2006...
View Resource Dartmouth Digital Collections: Films Screenshot

The Dartmouth College Library has crafted digital collections celebrating some well-known alumni (such as Dr. Seuss) and other topics. This particular collection brings together a very fine set of films documenting activities and events that took place on campus. The items here are divided into two sections: Historical Films (1930s-1960s) and Contemporary Films (2008-2012). The Historical Films...
View Resource Teach With Movies Screenshot

Once upon a time, it might have seemed a bit curious to screen feature films in the classroom. With today's technology, it is quite common, and the Teach With Movies site is a great resource for those looking to integrate moving pictures into their classroom environments. On this website, visitors will find Snippets & Shorts, Sciences, Movie Worksheets, and a substantial variety of other areas....