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Battle Creek - Back from the Brink: The Economic Renaissance of Cereal City USA

A Central Michigan University Public Broadcasting presentation of "Back from the Brink: The Economic Renaissance of Battle Creek, MI." This documentary discusses the downturn and then the…

From  Liz Gadelha on December 22nd, 2020

Expedition '94: the Edmund Fitzgerald

Frederick Shannon 20th Anniversary Video Documentary. Great Lakes Deep Quest Organization, Ltd. Produced by Ric Mixter. Music by Dan Hall and David O. Norris. Computer Renderings by Gary Nussear.…

From  Liz Gadelha on December 21st, 2020

Turnabout The Story of the Yale Puppeteers

A Shire Films production; produced and directed by Dan Bessie. The Golden Era of Hollywood in the 1930s and '40s produced an unusual puppet troupe called Harry Burnett and his Marionettes. A gay…

From  Liz Gadelha on December 21st, 2020

Stop the Madness; Fire in Their Hearts

The tape includes Stop the Madness, a 34 minute documentary filmed on the streets of Detroit which discusses the nature and causes of teen violence in the city and explores the origins of SOSAD. Stop…

From  Liz Gadelha on December 21st, 2020

Baoluan zhenxiang (The Truth of the Riot)

A piece on Baoluan zhenxiang (The Truth of the Riot) . [Narrated in the English language]. Contains sensitive and/or graphic content: [Newscast reporting on manifestations and military response in…

From  Liz Gadelha on June 24th, 2020

Xiamen Special Economic Zone (English Edition) and Mr. Roberts Williams in Xiamen

A piece on the Xiamen Special Economics Zone. Also, Robert F. Williams in Xiamen.

From  Liz Gadelha on June 24th, 2020

Ann Arbor Scenes

Ann Arbor scenes including: Main Street, West Park, baseball at West Park, Golf course on Fuller (first in Ann Arbor), Island Park and its baseball diamond, peony beds at Arboretum, family picnics,…

From  Liz Gadelha on May 18th, 2020

Michigan Historical Collections - Dedication, Part 4 of 4

Footage of the dedication ceremony.

From  djpillen on October 7th, 2019

Michigan Historical Collections - Moving Out and In, Part 3 of 4

Footage of material being moved into the Bentley Historical Library.

From  djpillen on October 7th, 2019

Michigan Historical Collections - Construction and Rackham Offices, Part 2 of 4

Footage of the construction of the Bentley Historical Library. Also includes footage of the Rackham offices.

From  djpillen on October 7th, 2019

Bob Ufer in Booth

Bob Ufer broadcast from the booth.

From  djpillen on October 4th, 2019

Alumni Enrichment Lecture "Magnetic Michigan" on collecting old maps with Professor Kish.

"Magnetic Michigan" alumni enrichment lecture on collecting old maps with Professor George Kish.

From  djpillen on October 3rd, 2019

Young at Heart

Two widowed artists in their mid-eighties meet on a painting trip and fall in love. They are much like the odd couple — he’s a gentle soul, she’s a fiesty dame. Their artistic…

From  djpillen on September 30th, 2019

"Explosion of new jobs": Tecumseh ground-breaking ceremony clip

Romney detonates an explosive.

From  djpillen on October 16th, 2018

D-62-I-3, Labor Day Republican convention (inside) footage; D-62-H-61, Upper Peninsula footage; Benton Harbor footage

Labor Day Republican convention (inside) footage, Upper Peninsula footage, Benton Harbor footage. Some parts are silent.

From  djpillen on October 16th, 2018

"Don't curse the darkness: a look at youth crime in Michigan"

Subtitled "what our courts are doing about it, and what else they ought to be doing about it." Hosted by Joe Weaver. Produced by WJBK tv and the Detroit advertisting community in…

From  djpillen on October 16th, 2018