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America's Millenium on the Mall - Blues: Past and Future - Introduction of William Ferris and B.B. King (2000)
In the first segment Stephen Yessum, Director of the Anacostia Museum and Center for African American History and Culture, Washington D.C., introduces William Ferris and B.B. King.

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: 00:01:17
Popularity (downloads): 310
 
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
 
Plantation System in Southern Life, The (1950)
Eurocentric view of the plantation system and its effect on Southern U.S. culture.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Race relations;Ethnography: U.S.: South;African Americans;
Duration: 00:10:07
Popularity (downloads): 883
 
Southern Highlanders (1947)
Residents of the Great Smoky Mountains of North Carolina and Tennessee and their culture.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Appalachia;
Duration: 00:14:51
Popularity (downloads): 138
 
Eben Moglen: The dotCommunist Manifesto: How Culture Became Property and What We're Going to Do About It (2007)


Genre: Educational
Keywords: SILS; UNC-CH; culture; copyright; economics; information; globalism; free culture;
Duration: 00:51:48
Popularity (downloads): 20
 
Eudora Welty and Cleanth Brooks in Jackson - First Publications (1988)
Fifteenth Segment: Welty discusses her first published writings in The Southern Review, and of how it took her agent two years to get her stories published in The Atlantic Monthly,...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: Eudora Welty; Cleanth Brooks; American literature; southern literature; Atlantic Monthly; Southern Review; publiccation; literary agent; female writers; southern writers;
Duration: 00:01:29
Popularity (downloads): 396
 
Show \'Em the Road (Part I) (1954)
Southern California teenagers join the Mobilgas 'Safety and Economy' competition, driving from the Los Angeles area to the Inland Empire, the desert, to Las Vegas, Nevada and Hoover Dam, then...

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Car culture: Youth;U.S.: West;California: Scenics;
Duration: 00:13:13
Popularity (downloads): 155
 
Show \'Em the Road (Part II) (1954)
Southern California teenagers join the Mobilgas 'Safety and Economy' competition, driving from the Los Angeles area to the Inland Empire, the desert, to Las Vegas, Nevada and Hoover Dam, then...

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Car culture: Youth;U.S.: West;California: Scenics;
Duration: 00:12:52
Popularity (downloads): 278
 
Chevrolet Leader News (Vol. 2, No. 1) (1936)
Promotional newsreels featuring a variety of Chevrolet-centric stories, including: Miami, Florida police practice shooting at stationary targets from moving cars; Southern youngsters learn safe driving habits while driving in kiddie...

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Car culture: Newsreels;Automobiles: Advertising;
Duration: 00:08:26
Popularity (downloads): 594
 
Road Runners (1952)
Outlaw hotrodders become law-abiding gearheads after a community organizes supervised racing clubs and timing associations.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Car culture: Hot rods;Car culture: Youth;Safety: Automotive;
Duration: 00:11:46
Popularity (downloads): 253
 

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