Turkey in the Straw – 1920’s

In this rare clip from the late 1920’s, an unknown group of musicians perform the American classic “Turkey in the

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Newsreel: Grand Coulee Dam – 1953

With America’s infrastructure crumbling, it’s time we took a look back at our past achievements, their purpose, and why we

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Zip Code with the Swingin’ Six – 1960’s

As the American communities and cities grew in the mid-twentieth century, so did the complexity of managing the immense mass

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Pete Seeger: To Hear Your Banjo Play – 1947

Folk master Pete Seeger narrates Alan Lomax’s documentary on the evolution and appreciation of American folk music. Special cameo performances

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How to Live in a City – 1964

Have you ever wondered what makes some cities better than others? In public access television pioneer George C. Stoney’s ‘How

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Bela Lam & Family: Poor Little Benny – 1920’s

Virginia native Zanddervon Beliah Lamb, renamed Bela Lam by Okeh Records, performs the song Poor Little Benny with wife Rose

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Whistler & His Jug Band: Foldin’ Bed – 1929

Whistler & His Jug Band came up out of Louisville, Kentucky, and became the first recorded jug band, according to

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Greenwich Village Sunday – 1960

Take a stroll through the streets, parks and neighborhoods that make up Greenwich Village. Before Washington Square became the NYU

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