The History of American Literature-Poe and Hawthorne
This program that explores the work of of famous American Authors in history. In the years just before the Civil War major literary figures Poe and Hawthorne are explored along with their literary works in this clip.
History of American Literature Transdentalism
This program that explores the work of of famous American Authors in history. Transcendentalism is explored in American literature before, during, and after the civil War.
The History of American Literature-Realism
This program that explores the work of of famous American Authors in
history. Authors and literature from the literary movement called realism is discussed in this clip.
The History of American-Realism
This program that explores the work of of famous American Authors in history. Realism is discussed along with the works of Crane, James, and Howell. Excerpts are read from their literary works.
A Tour of the White House with Jackie Kennedy (Pt. 1)
A black and white film of Jackie Kennedy showing the White House from CBS in 1962.
Oceania - Cook Islands - Traditions - Part 1
Professional video that shows some of the traditions of Oceania. Music and film but no narration.
AP US History Political Cartoons vid
Quick video about Poltical Cartoons for AP US History. Team members are Sheila, Maria, and Cassidi(Amateur video of fair quality)
The skyscrapers of New York -part 2
A documentary on how these were constructed. Silent, Black and White film.
The Skyscrapers of New York-part 3
This series is good to show the history of NYC as well as silent films of the early 1900s.
Produced by Thomas Edison-this is an example of early American film making. (0:21)
American Capitalism (1948)
The superiority of the capitalistic system explained by Prof. Clifton L. Ganus (1948). Modern day socialists call this a "capitalist propaganda" film. (B/W video)
A Bobcat's Lunch is Never Dull
A short film about patience, survival, conflict and reconciliation- all over lunch! A bobcat stalks a hare that has been living in an irrigation pipe. Run time 03:34
The Formation of Labor Unions
Early history of labor unions are discussed on this high quality video of slides, text, and narration. Strikes and negotiations are a major part of this video.
This amateur video uses humor, slides, narration, and music to trace the history of unions. Good quality video with some good information.
AFT History Video: Teachers Strike and Taft-Hartley Bill
Teachers Strike & Taft-Hartley Bill. Chapter 8 of the AFT History video.This short, professionally-produced video tells about the effects of the St. Paul teachers' strike.
Historical Primary Sources
Historical Primary Sources. Randall Niles looks at the Gettysburg Address to stress the importance of trustworthy documents in the study of history. (3:13)
Kunst-Stoff is an experimental dance company based in San Francisco that explores the intersection of dance with other art forms, such as visual arts and film. This Educator Guide introduces students to experimental dance, and provides strategies to explore movement.
GRCC Board of Trustees Meeting
Regular meeting of the Grand Rapids Community College Board of Trustees. Recorded February 21, 2011
An introduction to ancient theatre. Part of an online history of theatre class at Columbia Gorge Community College. (4:40)
About Greek Theater
About Greek Theater. Part of the series: Theater Acting & Scripts. Greek theater began in the 6th century B.C., and it has become a cornerstone in the performing arts. Understand the history of acting through the study of Greek theater.
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