The New Deal and the Great Depression

Publication Date and Title
1.)    1992. The American history videodisc [videorecording]
2.)    1989. Between the wars [videorecording] /
3.)    1940. The Grapes of wrath [videorecording] /
4.)    1993. The Great Depression [videorecording] /
5.)    1988. The great depression of 1990 [sound recording] /
6.)    1994. Power and the land [videorecording] : four documentary portraits of the great depression.
7.)    1988. The Radio priest [videorecording] /
8.)    1981. The World of tomorrow [videorecording]
9.)    1992. The American history videodisc [videorecording]
10.)    1989. Between the wars [videorecording] /
11.)    1988. Dorothea Lange [videorecording] /
12.)    1988. The Helping hand [videorecording] /
13.)    1980. I remember Harlem [videorecording] /
14.)    1994. Our daily bread [videorecording] /
15.)    1989. Cotton as king & curse [videorecording] /
16.)    1988. Twentieth century history [videorecording]
17.)    1990. America in the thirties [videorecording] : depression and optimism /
18.)    1988. The Democrat and the dictator [videorecording] /
19.)    1994. FDR [videorecording] /
20.)    1998. The great depression [videorecording]
21.)    1997. The Tennessee Valley Authority [videorecording]
22.)    1995. Golden Gate Bridge [videorecording]



1.)
TITLE
The American history videodisc [videorecording]
PUBLISHER
Annapolis, MD : Instructional Resources Corp., c1992.
DESCRIPT
1 videodisc : sd., col. and b&w. ; 12 in. + 2 computer discs + 1 master guide + 1 hyperguide.
NOTE
CAV interactive videodisc; may be used with (level III) or without (level I) computer software.  System requirements for computer disks: Macintosh Plus or better; Hypercard 2.0 or greater; printer optional. Guide (329 p.) by Constance B. Schulz contains description of each image and index to the collection Includes 68 full-motion video sequences (total of 28 minutes);  index to these sequences is included in the guide. Section A. Prehistory to 1680 -- B. Mature Colonial life, 1680-1765 -- C. The American Revolution and the Early Republic,1765-1820. -- D. Expansion, development, sectionalism and division, 1820-1860. -- E. The Civil War and Reconstruction. --  F. Post-Civil War expansion and change, 1865-1900. -- G. The Progressive Era and the First World War, 1901-1920. -- H. The Twenties and the Great Depression, 1920-1940. -- I. World War II and the beginning of the Cold War, 1941-1960. -- J. Contemporary America, 1960-1990s.
SUBJECT
United States -- History.
HOLDINGS
NRG
E178 .A448 1992 

2.)
TITLE
Between the wars [videorecording] / produced by Anthony Potter Productions in association with REG, Reeves Entertainment Group.
PUBLISHER
[Alexandria, Va.] : PBS Video, c1989.
DESCRIPT
8 videocassettes (408 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 1/2 in.
NOTE
Videocassette release of the 1978 television program. Two programs per videocassette.  tape/1 Versailles: the lost peace ; Return to isolationism -- tape/2 The first SALT talks ; Radio, racism and foreign policy of power -- tape/3 The Great Depression and foreign affairs ; America in the Pacific: the clash of two cultures -- tape/4  F.D.R. and Hitler: their rise to power ; F.D.R. and Hitler: the dynamics of power -- tape/5 The recognition of Russia: climate of mutual distrust ; Latin America: Intervention in our own back yard -- tape/6 The Italian-Ethiopian War: Africa in world affairs ; The Spanish Civil War -- tape/7 The phony war ; F.D.R. and Churchill: the human partnership -- tape/8 Japan  invades China: crisis in the far east ; War comes to Pearl  Harbor. Written and produced by Anthony Potter. Eric Sevareid. Examines the important international events in the two decades after World War 1.VHS.
SUBJECT
History, Modern -- 20th century. World politics -- 1919-1932. World politics -- 1933-1945.
HOLDINGS
NRG
D421 .B47 1989 TAPES 1 - 8


3.)
TITLE
The Grapes of wrath [videorecording] / Twentieth Century Fox.
PUBLISHER
Livonia, MI : Key Video, c1988, 1940.
DESCRIPT
1 videocassette (129 min.) : sd., b&w ; 1/2 in.
NOTE
Based on the novel by John Steinbeck. Videocassette release of the 1940 motion picture. Closed captioned for the hearing impaired.Producer, Darryl F. Zanuck ; director, John Ford ; screenplay, Nunnally Johnson. Henry Fonda, Jane Darwell, John Carradine, Charley Grapewin, Doris Bowdon, Russell Simpson, O.Z. Whitehead, John Qualen, Eddie Quillan, Zeffie Tilbury. The migration of the Joad family to California from their dust-bowl farm in Oklahoma during the Great Depression is depicted in this immortal film of the Steinbeck classic. VHS.
HOLDINGS
NRG, RGC
PN1995.S62 G73 1988 

4.)
TITLE
The Great Depression [videorecording] / produced by Blackside, Inc.
PUBLISHER
Alexandria, VA : PBS Video [distributor], 1993.
DESCRIPT
7 videocassettes (420 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 1/2 in. + videoindex + teacher's guide.
NOTE
A job at Ford's --  The road to rock bottom --  New Deal/New York -- We have a plan -- Mean things happening -- To be somebody -- Arsenal of democracy. Executive producer, Henry Hampton. (CC) VHS.
SUBJECT
Depressions -- 1929 -- United States. Video recordings for the hearing impaired. United States -- History -- 1919-1933. United States -- History -- 1933-1945. United States -- Economic conditions -1918-1945.
HOLDINGS
NRG
E806 .G73 1993 TAPES 1 - 7
E806 .G73 1993 TEACHERS.GUIDE
E806 .G73 1993 VIDEO
PIN
E806 .G73 1993 TAPES 1 - 2


5.)
AUTHOR
Batra, Raveendra N.
TITLE
The great depression of 1990 [sound recording] / Dr. Ravi Batra; read by John Hockenberry.
PUBLISHER
New York : Simon & Schuster, c1988.
DESCRIPT
2 cassettes (180 min.) : 1 7/8 ips, stereo.
NOTE
Hockenberry, John. Dr. Batra analyzes historic patterns in the American economy, business and socioeconomic cycles and predicts a devastating economic collapse in the year 1990.
SUBJECT
Business cycles -- United States. Depressions. Economic forecasting -- United States. United States -- Economic conditions -- 1981-
HOLDINGS
CYP, EVC
HB3730 .B37 1988 

6.)
TITLE
Power and the land [videorecording] : four documentary portraits of the great depression.
PUBLISHER
New York : Kino Video [distributor], 1994.
DESCRIPT
1 videocassette (105 min.) ; sd., b&w ; 1/2 in.
NOTE
The river originally released as a motion picture by the U.S. Farm Security Administration in 1937 ; The plow ... originally  released as a motion picture by the United States Resettlement Administration in 1936 ; The new frontier originally released as a motion picture in 1934 ; Power and the land originally produced as a motion picture in 1940. The river (30 min.) / writer, director, Pare Lorentz -- The plow that broke the plains (26 min.) / writer, director, Pare Lorentz -- The new frontier (11 min.) / director, H.B. McClure -- Power and the land (38 min.) / director, Joris Ivens. The plow ...: Photographer, Ralph Steiner ; music composed by Virgil Thomson ; The river : Photography, Floyd Crosby, Stacy Woodard, Willard Van Dyke ; music composed by Virgil Thomson ; Power and the land : Director, Joris Ivens ; commentary, Stephen Vincent Benet ; music, Douglas Moore ; photography, Floyd Crosby, Arthur Ornitz ; script, Edwin Locke. The river: A documentary story of the Mississippi River tracing the history of the Mississippi. Emphasizes the need for conservation and reclamation ; The plow that broke the plains: focuses on the soil of the Great Plains ; The new frontier: offers a glimpse into an exprimental "rural community" ; Power and the land: observes the daily activities of a dairy farming in Ohio.VHS.
SUBJECT
Water resources development -- Mississippi River Valley. Land use -- Mississippi River Valley. Great Plains -- Economic conditions. Great Plains -- Social conditions. Mississippi River -- History.
HOLDINGS
NRG
F595 .P68 1994 

7.)
TITLE
The Radio priest [videorecording] / presented by WGBH/Boston, WNET/New York
PUBLISHER    Alexandria, Va. : PBS Video, 1988.
DESCRIPT
1 videocassette (VHS) (58 min.) : sd., col. & b&w ; 1/2 in.
NOTE
Produced and written by Irv Drasnin. David McCollough. Presents the life of Father Charles Coughlin, on one of the demogogues who became famous during the depth of the Great Depression through his use of radio, causing a debate over the use of airwaves to promote anti- democratic messages and the capability of the democracy to cope with this type of dissent.
SUBJECT
Coughlin, Charles E. (Charles Edward), 1891-1979. Depressions -- 1929 -- United States -- Public opinion. Religion and state. Freedom of speech. United States -- Politics and government -- 1933-1945. United States -- Social conditions -- 1933-1945.
HOLDINGS
RGC
E806   .R32 1988 

 8.)
TITLE
The World of tomorrow [videorecording] : a film / by Lance Bird & Tom Johnson.
PUBLISHER
Los Angeles, Calif. : Direct Cinema Ltd., 1981.
DESCRIPT
1 videocassette (84 min.) : sd., b&w, col. ; 1/2 in.
NOTE
Jason Robards. The World of Tomorrow presents an affectionate, gently ironic  portrait of the 1939 New York World's Fair and what it meant to a weary but still innocent nation. With humor and an eye for the telling detail, this lyrical film evokes that fragile moment when the world stood posed between black-and-white and color, between the Great Depression and the Second World War. VHS.
SUBJECT
New York World's Fair (1939-1940)
HOLDINGS
NRG
T785 .W67 1981 

9.)
TITLE
The American history videodisc [videorecording]
PUBLISHER
Annapolis, MD : Instructional Resources Corp., c1992.
DESCRIPT
1 videodisc : sd., col. and b&w. ; 12 in. + 2 computer discs + 1  master guide + 1 hyperguide.
NOTE
CAV interactive videodisc; may be used with (level III) or  without (level I) computer software. System requirements for computer disks: Macintosh Plus or better;  Hypercard 2.0 or greater; printer optional. Guide (329 p.) by Constance B. Schulz contains description of each image and index to the collection.  Includes 68 full-motion video sequences (total of 28 minutes); index to these sequences is included in the guide.Section A. Prehistory to 1680 -- B. Mature Colonial life, 1680-1765 -- C. The American Revolution and the Early Republic, 1765-1820. -- D. Expansion, development, sectionalism and division, 1820-1860. -- E. The Civil War and Reconstruction. --  F. Post-Civil War expansion and change, 1865-1900. -- G. The Progressive Era and the First World War, 1901-1920. -- H. The Twenties and the Great Depression, 1920-1940. -- I. World War II and the beginning of the Cold War, 1941-1960. -- J. Contemporary America, 1960-1990s.
SUBJECT
United States -- History.
HOLDINGS
NRG
E178 .A448 1992 

10.)
TITLE
Between the wars [videorecording] /
PUBLISHER
[Alexandria, Va.] : PBS Video, c1989.
DESCRIPT
8 videocassettes (408 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 1/2 in.
NOTE
Videocassette release of the 1978 television program. Two programs per videocassette. tape/1 Versailles: the lost peace ; Return to isolationism -- tape/2 The first SALT talks ; Radio, racism and foreign policy of power -- tape/3 The Great Depression and foreign affairs ; America in the Pacific: the clash of two cultures -- tape/4  F.D.R. and Hitler: their rise to power ; F.D.R. and Hitler: the dynamics of power -- tape/5 The recognition of Russia: climate of mutual distrust ; Latin America: Intervention in our own  back yard -- tape/6 The Italian-Ethiopian War: Africa in world affairs ; The Spanish Civil War -- tape/7 The phony war ; F.D.R. and Churchill: the human partnership -- tape/8 Japan invades China: crisis in the far east ; War comes to Pearl  Harbor. Written and produced by Anthony Potter. Eric Sevareid. Examines the important international events in the two decades after World War 1. VHS.
SUBJECT
History, Modern -- 20th century. World politics -- 1919-1932. World politics -- 1933-1945.
HOLDINGS
NRG
D421 .B47 1989 TAPES 1 - 8


11.)
TITLE
Dorothea Lange [videorecording] / Films for the Humanities.
PUBLISHER
Princeton, N.J. : Films for the Humanities, c1988.
DESCRIPT
1 videocassette (13 min.) : sd., col. & b&w. ; 1/2 in.
SERIES
Against the odds.
NOTE
The story of photographer Dorothea Lange. Trained as a society photographer, she began documenting the effects of the Depression on ordinary Americans in the 1930's. Her images spoke eloquently of the plight of the poor and brought the distress and desperation of the Depression into the consciousness of the public. VHS.
SUBJECT
Lange, Dorothea. Photographers -- United States -- Biography.
HOLDINGS
RVS
TR140.L3 D67 1988 

12.)
TITLE
The Helping hand [videorecording] / senior executive producer, Mert Koplin ;
PUBLISHER    Washington, D.C. : PBS Video, c1988.
DESCRIPT
1 videocassette (VHS) (58 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
NOTE
Videocassette release of the 1984 production. A presentation of, and produced in association with WNET/New York & KQED/San Francisco. Graphics, Trilogy Designs ; art director, Frank Lopez ; film editor, Ira Klein ; executive editor, Bill Moyers. Host, Bill Moyers. Looks at how the New Deal helped to create jobs during the Depression.  Interviews former Civilian Conservation Corps workers who benefited from these programs.
SUBJECT
Depressions -- 1929 -- United States. New Deal, 1933-1939. United States -- History -- 1933-1945. United States -- Social conditions -- 1933-1945.
HOLDINGS
NRG, RVS
E806 .H4 1988 

13.)
TITLE
I remember Harlem [videorecording] / producer and director, William Miles ; writer, Clayton Riley.
PUBLISHER
Princeton, NJ : Films for the Humanities, c1980.
DESCRIPT
4 videocassettes (232 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
NOTE
Originally in Beta format. Copied with permission, 1991. pt.1 The early years, 1600-1930 (58 min.) -- pt.2 The depression years, 1930-1940 (58 min.) -- pt.3 Toward freedom, 1940-1965 (58 min.) -- pt.4 Toward a new day, 1965-1980 (58 min.) Photographer, Richard Adams ; narrator, Adolph Caesar. Traces the rise, decline, and regeneration of America's largest Black community over three centuries.VHS.
SUBJECT
Afro-Americans -- New York (State) -- New York -- History. New York (N.Y.) -- History.
HOLDINGS
RVS
F128.68.H3 I73 1980 PT.1 - 4

14.)
TITLE
Our daily bread [videorecording] / Viking Productions.
PUBLISHER
New York, NY : Kino on Video, c1994.
DESCRIPT
1 videocassette (74 min.) : sd., b&w ; 1/2 in.
NOTE
With a filmed introduction by King Vidor and other exclusive supplementary features.  Videorecording of motion picture made in 1934. Story and direction, King Vidor. Karen Morley, Tom Keene, Barbara Pepper, John Qualen. Depression-era drama in which a young couple lead a group of unemployed people in making a communal farm succeed.  Includes an introduction to the movie by King Vidor.VHS.
HOLDINGS
NRG
PN1995.9.D372 O87 1994 

15.)
TITLE
Cotton as king & curse [videorecording] / producer, Alvin H. Goldstein
PUBLISHER
West Haven, CT : U.S.A. Information Service, c1989.
DESCRIPT
1 videocassette (30 min.) : sd., col. and b&w. ; 1/2 in.
SERIES
The American South comes of age ; vol. 1.American South comes of age ; vol. 1.
NOTE
Editor, William Shanley. John Hope Franklin. Presents a comprehensive history of the cotton industry in the South from the post-Civil War period till Roosevelt's New Deal era.  Describes how industrialization has impacted the South's dependence on cotton economy.VHS.
SUBJECT
Cotton trade -- Southern States -- 1918-Cotton growing -- Southern States. Southern States -- Economic conditions -- 1918-
HOLDINGS
EVC
HD9077.A13 C68 1989 

16.)
TITLE
Twentieth century history [videorecording] produced by BBC Enterprises.
PUBLISHER
[1988]
DESCRIPT
14 videocassettes (VHS) (280 min.) : sd., col., 1/2 in.
NOTE
Videocassette copy recorded off-air, Austin, Tex., with off-air taping rights. v.1 Make Germany pay -- v.2 Boom and bust -- v.3  Hitler's Germany 1933-1936 -- v.4 Roosevelt and the new deal -- v.5 Why  appeasement? -- v.6 Britain alone -- v.7 Stalin and the modernization of Russia -- v.8 Pearl Harbor to Hiroshima -- v.9 The road to Berlin -- v.10 India, the brightest jewel -- v.11  Mr. Kennedy and Mr. Krushchev -- v.12 One man's revolution, Mao Tse-Tung - - v.13 Israel and the Arab states -- v.14 Cold war confrontation. Commentary, John Tidmarch ; series editor, Paul Mitchell. Presents history from World War I to the Cold War.
SUBJECT
History, Modern -- 20th century. World history.
HOLDINGS
NRG
D421 .T83 1988 Vols.1- 14


17.)
TITLE
America in the thirties [videorecording] : depression and optimism / a ZDF-BBC co-production.
PUBLISHER
Princeton, NJ : Films for the Humanities, c1990.
DESCRIPT
1 videocassette (30 min.) : sd., b&w with col. sequences ; 1/2 in.
SERIES
The world of the thirties.
NOTE
Produced by Dieter Franck; editors, Rosemarie Oelschlaeger, Christine Scheidemann ; narrator, David Swift ; historical adviser, J.A.S. Grenville. VHS. No (CC) - A collection of film footage from the 1930s highlights  the social and economic changes which characterize that period in America. Roosevelt's policies and their effects are discussed.
SUBJECT
New Deal, 1933-1939. United States -- Social conditions -- 1933-1945. Depressions -- 1929 -- United States. Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945.
HOLDINGS
RVS
E806 .A619 1990 

18.)
TITLE
The Democrat and the dictator [videorecording] / Corporation for Entertainment & Learning.
PUBLISHER
Alexandria, VA : PBS Video, c1988.
DESCRIPT
1 videocassette (VHS) (60 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
SERIES
A Walk through the 20th century with Bill Moyers. Walk through the 20th century with Bill Moyers (Television program)
NOTE
Videocassette release of the 1984 production. Dates vary: on cassette, c1984; publicity material, c1988. Bill Moyers. Journalist Bill Moyers compares and contrasts the careers of Franklin D. Roosevelt and Adolf Hitler, focusing on the youth, personality, leadership style, and political goals of each.
SUBJECT
Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945.Hitler, Adolf, 1889-1945. Presidents -- United States -- Biography. Heads of state -- Germany -- Biography.
HOLDINGS
EVC, NRG, RGC, RVS
E807 .D257 1988 

19.)
TITLE
FDR [videorecording] / a David Grubin Productions, Inc. film for the American Experience ; WGBH, Boston.
PUBLISHER
[Alexandria, Va.] : distributed by PBS, c1994.
DESCRIPT
2 videocassettes (270 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 1/2 in.
NOTE
Originally broadcast in 1994 as part of the television series The American experience. Written and produced by David Grubin.  David McCullough.(CC)-Pt.1 explores Roosevelt's family background and education, looking for clues to how the coddled child of rich parents managed to climb the ladder of political success and confound those who dismissed him as an ambitious lightweight. Also examined is FDR's bout with polio at age 39 and follows his relentless struggle to rehabilitate his body. Part 2 focuses on the first two terms of Roosevelt's presidency and explores the central paradox of his presidency: that a man of privilege came to be a hero to ordinary Americans. VHS.
SUBJECT
Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945. Roosevelt, Eleanor, 1884-1962. Presidents -- United States -- Biography. Presidents' spouses -- United States -- Biography. Video recordings for the hearing impaired. United States -- History -- 1933-1945. United States -- Politics and government -- 1933-1945.
HOLDINGS
NRG
E807 .F37 1994 PT.1 & 2


20.)
TITLE 
The great depression [videorecording] / produced by Towers Productions, Inc. for the History Channel ; executive producer,
Jonathan Towers ; writer/producer, Craig Constantine, Jeff Martin, Peter Marks.
PUBLISHER 
New York, N.Y. : A&E Home Video : History Channel : Distributed in the U.S. by New Video Group, c1998.
DESCRIPT
4 videocassettes (ca. 200 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 1/2 in.
NOTE 
Host/narrator: Mario Cuomo.Cameras, Dave Frederick ... [et al.] ; music, Steven Samler, Jim Gaynor, Chris Ussery. Covers the stock market crash of 1929 to the recovery spurred by the coming of World War II. v. 1. The great shake-up -- v. 2. Face the music -- v. 3. Striking back -- v. 4. Desperate measures. VHS.
SUBJECT 
Depressions -- 1929 -- United States.Documentary films.
HOLDINGS
NRG
HB3717 1929 .G74 1998 VOLS.1 - 4  

21.)
TITLE
The Tennessee Valley Authority [videorecording] / Jaffe  Productions in association with Hearst Entertainment Television; A&E Home Video ; The History Channel ; producer, Bruce Nash ; written and produced by Terry Fitzpatrick.
PUBLISHER
New York, NY : A&E Home Video : marketed in the U.S. by New Video Group, 1997,1995.
DESCRIPT 
1 videocassette (50 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 1/2 in.
NOTE
Documentary.Narrated by Paul Kirby. Music by Scott Page-Pagter, John Valentino ; edited by Rick Moore. "The greatest engineering achievements of the modern era"-- Container. Rare photographs, films and firsthand accounts tell the complete story of the TVA and its creators. From the challenges of  controlling the flood-prone Tennessee River to the construction of nearly 50 power-generating dams, this is a fascinating look at one of the most breathtaking public works projects ever attempted. VHS format.
SUBJECT  
United States. Tennessee Valley Authority. Electric utilites -- Tennessee -- History. Documentary films.
HOLDINGS
NRG
HD9685 .T4 1997

22.)
TITLE 
Golden Gate Bridge [videorecording] / Jaffe Productions in association with Hearst Entertainment Television ; A&E Home Video ; the History Channel ; producer, Bruce Nash ; written  and produced by Andy Thomas ; co-producer, Jeff Scheftel ;  coordinating producer, Tim Busa.
PUBLISHER 
New York, NY : A&E Home Video : marketed in the U.S. by New Video Group, 1995, c1994.
DESCRIPT 
1 videocassette (50 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 1/2 in.
NOTE
Documentary. Narrated by Jack Perkins. Music by Scott Page-Pagter, John Valentino ; edited by Andrew  Corwin. Not rated. "The greatest engineering achievements of the 20th Century"-- Container. The story of the Golden Gate Bridge, one of the foremost man-made tourist attractions in the United States, which critics said  could never be built. VHS.
SUBJECT   
Golden Gate Bridge (San Francisco, Calif.) Bridges. San Francisco (Calif.) -- Buildings, structures, etc. Documentary films.
HOLDINGS
NRG
TG25.S225 G65 1994

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