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America's Millenium on the Mall - Blues: Past and Future - B.B. King's Guitar Technique (2000)
In the eighth segment B.B. King discusses his guitar technique, especially the origin of his use of tremolo.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: tremolo; blue note; bottle neck; Bukka White; steel guitar; hawaiian guitar; practice; nervous system; pizzacato; guitar like human voice; note as measuring sugar or flour; trill; Pavoroti; classical;
Duration: 00:05:32
Popularity (downloads): 536
 
America's Millenium on the Mall - Blues: Past and Future - B.B. King and His Guitar, Lucille (2000)
In the seventh segment B.B. King discusses his guitar Lucille and how she got her name.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: Lucille; guitar; 1949;Twist, Arkansas; kerosene; winter; garbage pail; dance; fight; fire; birthday; Gibson;
Duration: 00:05:10
Popularity (downloads): 609
 
Steel: A Symphony of Industry (1936)
Dramatic presentation of steel production.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Metals: Steel;Labor: 1930s;
Duration: 00:17:50
Popularity (downloads): 256
 
New Neighbor (1953)
Building a steel mill from scratch and a city for its workers (Levittown, Pa.).

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Metals: Steel: Steel Industry;Suburbia;Infrastructure: Construction;
Duration: 00:24:49
Popularity (downloads): 632
 
Tough Friends (1938)
How steel and steel alloys make the modern automobile safer and more durable.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Metals: Steel;Automobiles: Engineering;Automobiles: Advertising;
Duration: 00:10:36
Popularity (downloads): 747
 
America's Millenium on the Mall - Blues: Past and Future - B.B. King, "The Thrill Is Gone" (2000)
In the tenth segment B.B. King sings "The Thrill Is Gone" to his own guitar accompaniment. William Ferris plays backup acoustic rhythm guitar.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: "The Thrill is Gone"; key of A;
Duration: 00:04:43
Popularity (downloads): 493
 
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
 
Industries of the United States: Steel - The Hardest Metal in the World
0720 PA9053 Industries of the United States: Steel / The Hardest Metal in the World

Genre: Ephemeral
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Duration: 00:08:58
Popularity (downloads): 65
 
US Steel Commercial #2


Genre: Ephemeral
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Duration: 00:01:00
Popularity (downloads): 261
 
US Steel Commercial #1


Genre: Ephemeral
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Duration: 00:01:00
Popularity (downloads): 293
 

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