A Day of Thanksgiving – 1951

Thanksgiving in 1951 might not be as different for many today as it was back then. Bill Johnson’s family can’t

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Willie Shoemaker’s First Victory – 1951

In this short newsreel segment, witness legendary horserace jockey Willie Shoemaker win his first of 8,833 victories. It was 1951

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Happy Birthday, Stanley Kubrick.

Marking the 90th birthday of Stanley Kubrick, we take a look back at his earliest film, The Day of the Fight from 1951.

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Stanley Kubrick: Day of the Fight [Original Version] – 1951

The Day of the Fight is the primary touchstone from which Stanley Kubrick’s unique cinematic style would evolve. Like the battling

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Drug Addiction – 1951

The film Drug Addiction, produced in 1951, is yet another salvo in the relentless campaign to conflate hard drugs with

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Stanley Kubrick’s Day of the Fight – 1951

Day of the Fight shows Irish-American middleweight boxer Walter Cartier during the height of his career, on the day of

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Dick Cavett: Television Code Seal of Good Practice – 1967

In this public service announcement from 1967, Dick Cavett assures television viewers that the channel they are are now watching

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Subject: Narcotics – 1951

A declassified vice squad training film, Subject: Narcotics, produced in the 1950’s, takes an unflinching look at the lifestyle of

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Newsreel: 82nd Congress Opens – 1951

Welcome to the US Capitol as the 82nd US Congress convenes in early 1951, where new faces in both the

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Newsreel: Abraham Lincoln’s Gettysburg Address – 1951

It is November 19, 1863. We witness the minutes leading up to Abraham Lincoln’s momentous Gettysburg Address. After Lincoln asks his

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Newsreel: Sporting from the Mountains to the Sea – 1951

A fresh snow blankets the slopes of Mount Hood in the Cascades as a snowplow pushes through. But that is

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