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61. Do you speak American? out west.   Publication: Princeton, NJ: Films for the Humanities & Sciences, 2005 . 57 mins.; color. , VOLUME THREE: OUT WEST: In this program, Robert MacNeil heads to California to take part in meaningful dialogues on Spanglish, Chicano, Ebonics, and "Surfer Dude" before going to Seattle to consider the implications of voice- activation technology. Linguist Carmen Fought, Stanford University's Cliff Nass, screenwriters Amy Heckerling and Winnie Holtzman, and others speak their minds about Spanish in America, why teens create their own language, gay self-empowerment by redefining discriminatory terms, the oo-fronting sound shift, and whether technology will reinforce or weaken racial/regional stereotypes. The teaching of standard English without devaluing or denigrating cultural linguistic differences is addressed. Language at times is colloquially rich and some may find it offensive. Date: 2005 Availability: No items available:

62. F. Scott Fitzgerald: winter dreams   Publication: New York Educational Broadcasting Corporation 2001 . 90 mins. ; color /B&W. , F. Scott Fitzgerald, the American writer who distilled the essence of the Jazz Age in his novels and stories, is profiled in this edition of the PBS series AMERICAN MASTERS. From his birth through the emergence of his talent, his troubled relationship with his wife, Zelda, and his subsequent descent into alcoholism and, as Fitgerald believed, failure. A truly fascinating look at one of the most troubled yet brilliant writers of the 20th century, WINTER DREAMS is a revealing portrait of a literary icon. Date: 2001 Availability: No items available:

63. New York - a documentary film, episode eight (1946-2003): the center of the world   Publication: New York WGBH 2003 . 180 mins. ; color. , The eighth episode of filmmaker Ric Burns' award-winning series New York: A Documentary Film examines the rise and fall of the World Trade Center -- from its conception in the post-World War II economic boom, through its controversial construction in the 1960s and 1970s, to its tragic demise in the fall of 2001 and extraordinary response of the city in its aftermath. The film presents rare archival footage, including excerpts from Another Day Downtown, a documentary about lower Manhattan not seen since its initial airing in the early 1960s; never-before-seen footage of the World Trade Center's architect, Minoru Yamasaki, at work on the project's design in 1962; and extensive interviews with commentators and experts including Guy Tozzoli and Leslie Robertson, the Trade Center's project manager and structural engineer, respectively, who recount firsthand their experience with the project's life and death. Joining them are many of the people who helped make sense of 400 years of New York's history in the first seven episodes of New York: A Documentary Film -- Pete Hamill, Mike Wallace, Robert A. M. Stern and Ada Louise Huxtable among them. The film explores the urban, economic, architectural and symbolic significance of the great towers, their horrific demise, and the ongoing effort to come to terms with their loss. Date: 2003 Availability: No items available:

64. Echoes from the White House: a celebration of the bicentennial of America's mansion   Publication: PBS 2001 . 60 mins. ; color. , Hosted by Martin Sheen, this documentary celebrates the 200th anniversary of the White House with a look at the stories, both public and private, that have unfolded within its walls. The program reincarnates two centuries of power-plays, tragedies, crises, celebrations and victories through the words of those involved. Date: 2001 Availability: No items available:

65. The presidents: the lives and legacies of the 43 leaders of the United States.   Publication: A&E Television Network 2005 . 3 V. ( Volume one: 135 mins., Volume two: 135 mins., Volume three: 90 mins.) ; color/B&W , This series traces the history of America's highest office from the Revolution to the 2004 campaign. The office is one of the hallmarks of the American experiment, open to any native-born citizen over the age of 35. The men who have inhabited it have been heroes and villains, visionaries and scoundrels, towering figures and seeming afterthoughts. VOLUME ONE examines the first 76 of the office, from George Washington to Abraham Lincoln (1789-1865). VOLUME TWO surveys the next 80 years of the office, from Andrew Johnson to Franklin Delano Roosevelt (1865-1945). VOLUME THREE examines the most recent 60 years of the office from Harry Truman to George W. Bush (1945-Present). Date: 2005 Availability: No items available:

66. America's naitonal monuments: legacy of the great plains: geologic wonders of the norhtern plains   Publication: New York Ambrose Video Publishing 2006 . 30 mins. ; color. , Since 1906, each National Monument in American has been designed by the sitting President as a personal memorial of a parcel that he deemed deserving of preservation for future generations. America's National Monuments tell the story of the nation's past and present glory. In Legacy of the Great Plains we will visit the 10 monuments associated with America once vast grasslands. VOLUME ONE: GEOLOGIC WONDERS OF THE NORTHERN PLAINS. The geology of the Great Plains is a product of long epochs of sedimentary buildup followed by equally long epochs of erosion. The result today is a dramatic landscape of bluffs, pinnacles and badlands that contain the rich story, of ancient sea creatures, dinosaurs and long extinct, giant land mammals. But it was the rising up of the Black Hills in the vast Great Plains that created incredibly dramatic geological features. This volume contains three chapters: Devils tower national monument, Jewel Cave National Monument, Agate Fossil Beds National Monument. Date: 2006 Availability: No items available: Withdrawn (1),

67. America's national monuments: legacy of the great plains: manifest destiny   Publication: New York Ambrose Video Publishing 2006 . 28 mins. ; color. , Since 1906, each National Monument in American has been designed by the sitting President as a personal memorial of a parcel that he deemed deserving of preservation for future generations. America's National Monuments tell the story of the nation's past and present glory. In Legacy of the Great Plains we will visit the 10 monuments associated with America once vast grasslands. VOLUME THREE: MANIFEST DESTINY. When President Thomas Jefferson purchased the Louisiana territory from the French in 1803, he essentially added the Great Plains to the United States. From that point forward, Americans looked to form a nation from sea to sea . . . A great continental nation. This push west was called Manifest Destiny. Two National Monuments commemorate the heroic struggle of ordinary Americans to fulfill the American dream of Manifest Destiny. This volume contains two chapter: Scott’s Bluff National Monument and Homestead National Monument. Date: 2006 Availability: No items available: Withdrawn (1),

68. America's naitonal monuments: legacy of the great plains: the southern plains   Publication: New York Ambrose Video Publishing 2006 . 32 mins. ; color. , Since 1906, each National Monument in American has been designed by the sitting President as a personal memorial of a parcel that he deemed deserving of preservation for future generations. America's National Monuments tell the story of the nation's past and present glory. In Legacy of the Great Plains we will visit the 10 monuments associated with America once vast grasslands. VOLUME FOUR: THE SOUTHERN PLAINS. The southern Plains are distinguished by short grass prairies , hot, dry summers, and cold, windy winters. But in spite of these tough climatic conditions, the area is rich in human history. Indeed, the southern Plains are called the cradle of North American culture. This volume contains three chapters: Alibates Flint Quarry National Monument, Capulin Volcano National Monument and Fort Union National Monument. Date: 2006 Availability: No items available: Withdrawn (1),

69. The history of rock 'n' roll: plugging in & my generation.   Publication: 1995 . 1 DVD (120 min.) : sd., col. & b&w. , Copyright: Time-Life Video & Television, Warner Brothers Domestic Television Syndication. DCR 1995; PUB 6Mar96; REG 24Apr96; PA798-964. | Plugging in / directed, written, procuded by Susan Steinberg. My generation / directed, produced and written by Obie Benz. Date: 1995 Availability: No items available: Withdrawn (1),

70. The history of rock 'n' roll: Britain Invades, America fights back & the sounds of soul.   Publication: 1995 . 1 DVD (120 min.) : sd., col. & b&w. , Copyright: Time-Life Video & Television, Warner Brothers Domestic Television Syndication. DCR 1995; PUB 6Mar96; REG 24Apr96; PA798-964. | Britain Invades, America fights back / written, produced and directed by Andrew Solt, edited by Leslie Tong. The sounds of soul / directed, produced and written by Valerie Norman. Date: 1995 Availability: No items available: Withdrawn (1),

71. The history of rock 'n' roll: punk & up from the underground   Publication: 1995 . 1 DVD (ca. 120 min) : sd., col. & b&w. , Copyright: Time-Life Video & Television, Warner Brothers Domestic Television Syndication. DCR 1995; PUB 6Mar96; REG 24Apr96; PA798-964. Date: 1995 Availability: No items available: Withdrawn (1),

72. The history of Rock 'n' roll: guitar heroes and the '70s: have a nice decade   Publication: 1995 . 1 DVD (ca. 120 min.) : sd., col. & b&w. , Copyright: Time-Life Video & Television, Warner Brothers Domestic Television Sy dication. DCR 1995; PUB 6Mar96; REG 24Apr96; PA798-964. Date: 1995 Availability: No items available: Withdrawn (1),

73. The history of rock 'n' roll: rock 'n' roll explodes & good rockin' tonight   Publication: 1995 . 1 DVD (ca. 120 min.) : sd., col. & b&w. , Copyright: Time-Life Video & Television, Warner Brothers Domestic Television Syndication. DCR 1995; PUB 6Mar96; REG 24Apr96; PA798-964. | Rock ' N" Roll Explodes / written. Produced and Directed by Andrew Solt ; edited by Tim Tobin. Good Rockin' Tonight / Written. Produced and Directed by Bud Friedgen; edited by Bud Friedgen and Doug Selig. Date: 1995 Availability: No items available: Withdrawn (1),

74. The greatest speeches of all time by produced exclusively for Sound Works USA, Inc. Publication: Rolling Bay, WA Nostalgia Co. 1998 . 68 mins. Date: 1998 Availability: No items available:

75. The great robot race   Publication: WGBH Education Foundation, 2006 . 56 mins. ; color. , Twenty-three bizarre looking vehicles line up at the starting gate of the DARPA Grand Challenge with one thing in common; there is nobody behind the wheel. Sponsored by the Pentagon's research agency, this race for robotic, driverless vehicles has a $2 million prize. Its ultimate goal is to gather new ideas for the future of ubnmmaned warfare. Date: 2006 Availability: No items available:

76. Saturn's Titan: voyage to the mystery moon   Publication: WGBH Education Foundation, 2006 . 56 mins. ; color. , A billion miles from Earth, Titan is a tantalizing alien world. Could clues to the origins of life or even living microbes be hiddenunder its thick orange clouds? Saturn's largest moon has a soupy atmosphere resembling Earth's billions of years ago, and may help reveal how life got started and whether it exists on other worlds. It took seven yearsfor top US and Europ Date: 2006 Availability: No items available:

77. Toni Morrison: a writer's work   Publication: Princeton, NJ: Films Media Group, 2004 , Toni Morrison exists in two worlds: the visible world, and the world of her novels, whose characters tell about a reality hidden from the eyes of strangers. In her work, Nobel Prize winner Toni Morrison has transported millions of readers into the experience of being black in America and confronting the realities of race. In this program with Bill Moyers, Morrison discusses her work, the people in her life, and the power of love. Date: 2004 Availability: No items available:

78. Jazz icons: Art Blakery & the jazz messengers live in '58   Publication: Reelin's in the Years Productions, 2006 . 55 mins. ; color & b/w. , Jazz Icons: Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers features what many consider to be one of the finest line-ups in the history of jazz—Art Blakey (Drums), Bobby Timmons (Piano), Jymie Merritt (Bass), Benny Golson (Sax) and the legendary trumpet player, Lee Morgan. Lost for nearly 50 years, this historic 55-minute concert, filmed in Belgium in 1958, one month to the day after they recorded their masterpiece Moanin', is the only known visual document of this influential band who were together for only six months. Date: 2006 Availability: No items available: Withdrawn (1),

79. Jazz icons: Louis Armstrong, live in '59   Publication: Reelin's In the years Productions, 2006 . 55 mins. ; color & b/w. , Jazz Icons: Louis Armstrong is one of the only known complete Armstrong concerts from the 1950s to be captured on film. This 55-minute set, filmed in Belgium in 1959, features many of Satchmo’s greatest songs including “Mack The Knife”, “When It’s Sleepy Time Down South” and “Stompin’ At The Savoy,” backed by his stellar band the All-Stars, featuring Trummy Young, Peanuts Hucko, Billy Kyle, Danny Barcelona and Mort Herbert Date: 2006 Availability: No items available: Withdrawn (1),

80. Jazz Icons: Quincy Jones live in '60   Publication: Reelin's In the Years Productions, 2006 . 80 mins. ; color & b/w. , Jazz Icons: Quincy Jones spotlights a young “Q” conducting his “dream band”—an 18-piece orchestra of world-renowned players such as Clark Terry, Phil Woods, Sahib Shihab, Budd Johnson and Benny Bailey. This 80-minute program, featuring 17 songs, is one of the finest examples of big band jazz ever to be captured on film. Shot in Switzerland and Belgium in 1960, these two concerts are the only known visual documents of this legendary tour—an important lost chapter in an illustrious career which has spanned six decades. Date: 2006 Availability: No items available: Withdrawn (1),