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Most widely held works about WCBS-TV (Television station : New York, N.Y.)
Most widely held works by WCBS-TV (Television station : New York, N.Y.)
Plan to get out alive ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1988 and 1990 in English and held by 224 libraries worldwide
Preparing adults and children to escape their homes in event of a fire.
The Wall Street connection ( Visual )
4 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 84 libraries worldwide
Describes Wall Street, its brokers, and the role it plays in the American economy through interviews.
Mary Martin, Ethel Merman their legendary appearance on the Ford 50th anniversary show, June 15, 1953 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 45 libraries worldwide
A segment from the Ford 50th anniversary show, in which Ethel Merman and Mary Martin perform songs, including medleys and duets.
Life upon the wicked stage Ruby Dee, Cornelia Otis Skinner, Elaine Stritch and Inga Swenson, 1965 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 37 libraries worldwide
Four actresses elaborate on the motivation and preparation needed for an acting career, as well as the tribulations an actress may face.
Harlem : a self portrait ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1959 and 2003 in English and held by 25 libraries worldwide
This 1959 CBS News special offers a unique look at a city within a city, capturing the mood and tenor of a community where, at the time, police, not politicians, were the power and six out of seven officers were white. The program surveys a wide range of Harlem life.
This is Edward Steichen ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1966 and 1989 in English and held by 25 libraries worldwide
A biographical sketch of the octogenarian photographer, humanist, and scientist, who discusses his personal philosophy and reminisces about celebrated friends and photographic subjects.
Art of the sixties ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 16 libraries worldwide
Documents modern American art during the first seven years of the 1960's. Studies the work of fifteen artists.
The metaphysics of Buster Keaton ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
Film critic Andrew Sarris explores the artistry of Buster Keaton, both as an actor and as a film-maker, and discusses the preservation of Keaton's work with film historian Raymond Rohauer.
Honi Coles & Cholly Atkins over the top to bebop ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
Discussion of tap dancing by James Macandrew and Marshall Stearns, demonstrated by Honi Coles and Cholly Atkins. Coles and Atkins dance routines of Bill "Bojangles" Robinson and John Bubbles as well as several of their own. They also demonstrate rhythm tap, soft shoe dancing, "wing," "over the top" and "trenches" tap. Time did not permit discussion of bebop mentioned in the program title.
The Golden mountain on Mott Street ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1967 and 1968 in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
Discusses the Chinese immigrant and the complex problems that confront him and his children as an ethnic minority in the United States.
Masters of cinema. Alfred Hitchcock ( Visual )
in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Alfred Hitchcock talks with Pia Lindstrom about actors and actresses he has directed and with film historian William Everson about the development of his film-making style.
Plan to get out alive family fire safety video ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Shows proven steps to prevent and survive fires.
America is ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Shows Joe Raposo and the young students of the Third Street Music Settlement as they rehearse and perform the song America is. Tells how the Settlement has taught music to the children of immigrants since 1894.
Camera three. [Interview with W. H. Auden ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1953 and 2003 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
In the belief that an appreciation of one form of song is no barrier to enjoyment of other forms, Camera Three presents here a program of songs and artists not normally heard together. They are Claudia McNeil, who has performed in many supper clubs and on TV, Phyllis Curtin, a soprano with the New York City Opera, and finally base baritone, Ye-Kwei Sze, who has sung with many major orchestras and opera companies.
Buddhism in China ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1974 and 1983 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Surveys the development of Buddhism in China from its introduction in the 1st century until the 20th century. Discusses the basic ideas of Chinese Buddhism and their influence on the character and life of the Chinese.
Moving together mind and body ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
An exploration through dance of one of the underlying disciplines of ancient Chinese philosophy "tai-chi," the meditation through movement.
The Body speaks Pts 1-2 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Two programs featuring Ryszard Cieslak, leading actor of Jerzy Grotowski's Polish Laboratory Theater. Discussion of Grotowski's theories and techniques.
Protest's new prophets ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Benjamin Quarles, Vincent Harding, and Sterling Stuckey discuss the notion that most abolitionists, including William Lloyd Garrison, were white. They describe the role of the "old" black abolitionists who preceded them and the "new" abolitionists who are credited with the thrust that brought symbolic emancipation; Charles Remond, Samuel R. Ward, William Wells Brown, Frederick Douglass, and others.
First Aid : control of bleeding wounds ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Stresses the importance of applying immediate and proper first aid care in emergency situations. Demonstrates the three basic ways to control bleeding, including holding a towel firmly over the bleeding area, using tourniquets, or squeezing on the arteries with the fingers at pressure points.
The Losers ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1965 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Examines the prevalence of experimental and the habitual use of chemicals and drugs by young people from 12 to 21 years of age. Includes actual experiences recounted by youths from both slum and high-income neighborhoods. Shows the harmful effects of such practices as glue-sniffing, use of pep pills, goof balls, heroin, and marijuana.
Acting Actresses African American dancers African Americans African Americans--Social conditions Art, American Art, Modern Atkins, Cholly Bubbles, John W Criticism, interpretation, etc. Documentary television programs Environment (Art) Fashion Fire alarms Fire detectors Fire prevention--Study and teaching Ford Motor Company History Hughes, Langston,--1902-1967 Humor Interviews Keaton, Buster,--1895-1966 Modern dance Musicals--Excerpts Musical theater New York (State)--New York New York (State)--New York--Broadway New York (State)--New York--Harlem New York (State)--New York--Wall Street New York Shakespeare Festival Public Theater New York Stock Exchange Papp, Joseph Photographers Photography, Artistic Political and social views Race relations Robinson, Bill,--1878-1949 Securities industry Steichen, Edward,--1879-1973 Stock exchanges Tap dancing Television specials Theater Theater and society Theater--Vocational guidance Theatrical producers and directors United States Values Women singers X, Malcolm,--1925-1965