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America's Millenium on the Mall - Blues: Past and Future - B.B. King's Teenage Musical Experience (2000)
In the fourth segment B.B. King discusses his musical experiences growing up around Indianola, Mississippi from age 14 until he left for Memphis, Tennessee in 1943 at age 18.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: Indianola, Mississippi; fourteen; quartet; St. John's Gospel Singers; decision to become blues singer;television; ten cent vendors; soundies; 16mm film; Count Basie; Louis Armstrong; Duke Ellington; jazz; Benny Goodman; 74; 1943; 18 years old; Uncle Sam; Tbone Walker; Lonnie Johnson; Blind Lemmon Jefferson;jazz electric guitar; Charlie Christian; Django Rhinehart; Hot Club; France; 1949; 1955; radio;Lucille
Duration: 00:05:25
Popularity (downloads): 360
 
America's Millenium on the Mall - Blues: Past and Future - B.B. King's Early Musical Education (2000)
In the third segment William Ferris and B.B. King discuss his musical education until age 14.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: Itta Bene, Mississippi; Indianola, Mississippi; divorce; Greenwood, Mississippi; Tupelo, Mississippi; Elvis Presley; religious mother; church; Pastor Archie Fair; guitar playing in church; Church of God in Christ Sanctified; blues; gospel; Reverend Utah Smith; electric guitar; Blind Lemmon Jefferson; Lonnie Johnson; Blind Blake; Reverend Gates; Robert Johnson; great aunt; victrola phonograph; 78 records;
Duration: 00:04:04
Popularity (downloads): 556
 
B.B. King at Minnechaug Regional High School - Introductions (1999)
The second segment of the video begins with Howard Stovall, the executive director of the Blues Foundation, introducing himself. Stovall talks about The Blues Foundation and introduces Art Tipaldi....

Genre: Educational
Keywords: BB King; Art Tipaldi; Blues.org; Minnechaug Regional High School; Howard Stovall; The Blues Foundation; Indianola Mississippi; Mississippi
Duration: 00:04:40
Popularity (downloads): 279
 
River, The (Part II) (1937)
Classic documentary history of the exploitation of the resources of the Mississippi River Valley and the work being done to rehabilitate and reclaim the area. Director and writer: Pare Lorentz....

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: New Deal: Conservation;Rivers: Mississippi;Infrastructure;
Duration: 00:15:29
Popularity (downloads): 75
 
River, The (Part I) (1937)
Classic documentary history of the exploitation of the resources of the Mississippi River Valley and the work being done to rehabilitate and reclaim the area. Director and writer: Pare Lorentz....

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: New Deal: Conservation;Rivers: Mississippi;Infrastructure;
Duration: 00:14:28
Popularity (downloads): 83
 
Hidden Fury, complete video (1993)
This video uses 3-D map animations to locate and characterize the New Madrid Earthquake Zone in the Mississippi River Valley. It relives newspaper article accounts of a series of...

Genre: Documentary
Keywords: Earthquakes;Computers;
Duration: 00:27:01
Popularity (downloads): 1041
 
Hidden Fury, segment 01 of 11 (1993)
Hidden Fury

Genre: Documentary
Keywords: Earthquakes;Computers;
Duration: 00:01:18
Popularity (downloads): 808
 
Lewis and Clark (1950)
Dramatization of the expedition made by Meriwether Lewis and William Clark to explore the land from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Coast.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: U.S. History: Westward expansion;
Duration: 00:16:19
Popularity (downloads): 143
 
Earthquake - Risk to the Central U.S., complete video (1988)
Federal Emergency Management Agency program about the risk of a great earthquake in the Mississippi River Valley area similar to the New Madrid earthquakes of 1811 and 1812. Includes...

Genre: Documentary
Keywords: Earthquakes;
Duration: 00:08:53
Popularity (downloads): 1178
 
Hidden Fury, segment 10 of 11 (1993)
Earthquakes have shaped the land and will continue to do so

Genre: Documentary
Keywords: Earthquakes;Computers;
Duration: 00:00:33
Popularity (downloads): 751
 

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