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The Great Web of Water, segment 07 of 12 (1996)
The city of Sacramento has varied uses for water from the Central Valley Project

Genre: Documentary
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Duration: 00:00:59
Popularity (downloads): 459
 
American Thrift (Part I) (1962)
Expansive tribute to the 'Woman American,' her thrifty purchasing habits, and the American system of mass production.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Consumerism;Gender roles;Families: 1960s;
Duration: 00:12:32
Popularity (downloads): 340
 
American Thrift (Part II) (1962)
Expansive tribute to the 'Woman American,' her thrifty purchasing habits, and the American system of mass production.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Consumerism;Gender roles;Families: 1960s;
Duration: 00:12:12
Popularity (downloads): 142
 
America's Millenium on the Mall - Blues: Past and Future - B.B. King with William Ferris (2000)
This video recording was made on January 2, 2000 at the Smithsonian Institution in Washington, D.C.as part of the "American Voices" presentations at the "Millennium on the Mall" celebrations. Transcript...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: Future of the Blues; B.B. King; Chairman of the National Endowment for the Humanities; William Ferris; author; folklorist; film maker; academic administrator; Encyclopedia of Southern Culture; Director of Center for Southern Culture; plays guitar;
Duration: 01:02:00
Popularity (downloads): 454
 
Computer Animation of Loma Prieta Aftershocks, segment 04 of 12 (1989)
The Loma Prieta earthquake and its aftershocks dominated central California's seismicity for several months

Genre: Documentary
Keywords: Earthquakes;
Duration: 00:02:01
Popularity (downloads): 455
 
Interview with Dr. William Ferris (2007)


Genre: Educational
Keywords: Bill Ferris; folklore; folklife; American South; humanities; music; popular culture; technology;
Duration: 00:29:42
Popularity (downloads): 12
 
B.B. King at Minnechaug Regional High School - King Intro (1999)
The first segment of the video is an introduction consisting of brief interviews with Art Tipaldi, Howard Stovall, and students from Minnechaug Regional High School, intersperced with brief cuts from...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: BB King; Blues music; Blues.org; Art Tipaldi; Minnechaug Regional High School; Howard Stovall; Stage fright; African Americans; Education; African American Literature;
Duration: 00:05:40
Popularity (downloads): 278
 
Giant on the Bighorn, segment 03 of 9 (1997)
The Bighorn National Recreational Area was developed above the dam

Genre: Documentary
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Duration: 00:02:03
Popularity (downloads): 512
 
Star-Spangled Banner, The (Version II) (1940)
Technicolor image of American flag flying accompanied by words and music of U.S. national anthem.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Patriotism;National anthems: U.S.;Flags ;
Duration: 00:01:14
Popularity (downloads): 2842
 
Eudora Welty and Cleanth Brooks in Jackson - American Literature (1988)
Sixth Segment: In response to the question of whether there is a distinctive American kind of fiction, Welty responds that she reads all types, but does not see how you...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: Eudora Welty; Cleanth Brooks; American literature; southern literature; freedom; writing; national literature;
Duration: 00:02:16
Popularity (downloads): 365
 

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