WorldCat Identities

Powell, Adam Clayton Jr 1908-1972

Overview
Works: 311 works in 456 publications in 1 language and 14,409 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Nonfiction television programs  Rules  Documentary television programs  Sermons  Documentary films  Biographical films  Nonfiction films  Short films 
Subject Headings: African Americans  Legislators 
Roles: Speaker, Author, Interviewee, Performer
Classifications: E748.P86, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Adam Clayton Powell
 
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Most widely held works by Adam Clayton Powell
Marching Blacks by Adam Clayton Powell( Book )

13 editions published between 1945 and 1998 in English and held by 705 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Keep the faith, baby! by Adam Clayton Powell( Book )

5 editions published between 1964 and 1967 in English and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beachhead at Anzio / D-Day Normandy Invasion( Visual )

and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program, hosted by Patrick O'Neal, is part of a series that chronicles some of the major battles that, in retrospect, were turning points in the course of World War II. This episode examines the events at Anzio, as the Allied Forces invaded Italy, to use as a launching point for incursions deep into German territory. The victory at Anzio set the stage for putting the Germans on the defensive. Archival film clips, photography, the personal recollections of veterans, and commentary by historians tell the story of the crucial beach head at Anzio
The battle of Chattanooga( Visual )

and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Battle of Chattanooga combines historical documentation such as letters and personal diaries from the men and women at the front, rare photos, and historical reenactment to tell their story. This video recalls the elements leading up to the event, key players, and its significance in the greater scope of history
Battleground( Visual )

and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fighting in every theater of war, allied soldiers faced an extraordinary range of harsh terrains and severe climates. In this program, the experience of the infantryman is examined through personal recollections of World War II veterans
Adam Clayton Powell Jr( Visual )

and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

June 7, 1954 participants: Representative Adam Clayton Powell, Jr. (D-NY) interviewed by Larry Lesueur and Ned Calmer. Topics: Segregation and integration, political effect of the Supreme Court's desegregation decisions on the black vote, and communism in the black community
Battle of the Bulge / Battle of Germany( Visual )

and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program, hosted by Patrick O'Neal, is part of a series that chronicles some of the major battles that, in retrospect, were turning points in the course of World War II. This episode recounts the story of the crucial Battle of the Bulge, where the indecision the Germans and the efforts of the Allied Forces ultimately led to the downfall of the Third Reich. Archival film clips, photography, the personal recollections of veterans, and commentary by historians tell the story of one of the war's most important battles
Battle of Gettysburg: Day 2( Visual )

and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meade's fish hook, Lee's counter march, Sickle's salient, Devil's Den, the Wheat Field, the peach orchard, the horror of the Valley of Death, the fight for Little Round Top. This was a desperate day in the American Civil War and it became one of the most hallowed, the Battle of Gettysburg: Day 2
The Battle of Cambrai( )

and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Battle of Gettysburg: Day 3( Visual )

and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The most famous day of the Civil War, the most dramatic attack in American military history...15,000 men...a mile of open ground into the jaws of hell. This is the story of Pickett's Charge at the Battle of Gettysburg: Day 3. Part of the series Unknown Civil War
The Battle and Siege of Vicksburg( )

and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Battle of Khe Sanh( )

and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adam Clayton Powell by Richard Kilberg( Visual )

4 editions published between 1989 and 1992 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Julian Bond narrates this documentary on the life of Adam Clayton Powell, U.S. Congressman and pastor of the largest Black congregation in the country. Utilizes archival footage, still photographs and on-screen interviews
Battle of Gettysburg overview( Visual )

and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Battle of Gettysburg was the turning point of the American Civil War. During this program viewers face the questions that could win or lose the war from the viewpoint of commanding generals Lee and Meade. Part of the series Command Decisions
Battle of Gettysburg: Day 1( Visual )

and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lee's grand invasion, Lincoln's search for a general, Jeb Stuart's mysterious raid, John Buford's clever defense. This is the story of an accidental meeting between two great American armies, the Battle of Gettysburg: Day 1
Battle of Chickamauga( Visual )

and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Battle of Chickamauga is considered the bloodiest two-day battle in American Civil War history. Commentaries from authors and historians, battle reenactments, maps, photographs, and actual battlefield scenes recount the unforgettable clash between north and south. The video documentary Battle of Chickamauga takes viewers into the thick of the action with its restaged events as it commemorates the battles heroes, triumphs and tragedies. Viewers follow James Longstreet as he breaks through the Federal line on day two of the conflict and as George Thomas makes his stand on Snodgrass Hill. This video is appropriate for grades 8 and up
The Battle History of the U.S. Navy, Vol. 3: Steel Walls of Freedom( Visual )

and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With combat footage and commentary from historians, this series engages with affairs that affected the US Navy
The Battle History of the U.S. Navy, Vol. 1: Born Into War( Visual )

and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program examines the birth and early role of the U.S. Navy. After a general introduction, the video covers the late 18th century and early 19th century, the Civil War, the Spanish-American War, and technological advances that occurred with the dawning of the 20th century
The Battle of Chancellorsville( )

and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adam by Adam; the autobiography of Adam Clayton Powell, Jr by Adam Clayton Powell( Book )

4 editions published between 1971 and 2002 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Adam Clayton Powell amerikansk politikar

Adam Clayton Powell amerikansk politiker

Adam Clayton Powell Jr. personnalité politique américaine

Adam Clayton Powell junior US-amerikanischer Politiker und Bürgerrechtler

Powell, Adam C. 1908-1972

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Languages
English (109)

Covers
King of the cats : the life and times of Adam Clayton Powell, Jr.Adam by Adam; the autobiography of Adam Clayton Powell, JrAdam Clayton Powell: portrait of a marching BlackBlack religious leaders : conflict in unity