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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
 
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
 
Rivers of the Pacific Slope (1947)
The Columbia, Sacramento, San Joaquin and Colorado river systems.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Rivers: Western U.S.;
Duration: 00:10:03
Popularity (downloads): 66
 
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
 
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
 
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
 
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
 
Wrestling with Uncertainty, segment 05 of 16 (1995)
Basins housing great masses of sediment contain America's major petroleum resources

Genre: Documentary
Keywords: Oil and Gas;
Duration: 00:01:21
Popularity (downloads): 489
 
Mighty Columbia River, The (1947)
Hydroelectric power, shipping, irrigation and salmon fishing.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Geography: U.S.: Pacific Northwest;Rivers (Western U.S.);Environment;
Duration: 00:09:54
Popularity (downloads): 1257
 
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
Keywords:
Duration: 00:00:59
Popularity (downloads): 459
 

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