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Van Voorhis, Westbrook 1903-1968

Overview
Works: 862 works in 1,274 publications in 1 language and 20,945 library holdings
Genres: Nonfiction films  Documentary films  Newsreels  Nonfiction television programs  History  Sources  Documentary television programs  Biography  Personal narratives‡vAmerican  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Narrator, Speaker, Host, Performer, Commentator, Reporter, Author
Classifications: DD256.35, 940.53
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Most widely held works by Westbrook Van Voorhis
World War II : the German Front( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Secret life of Hitler: details Hitler's rise and fall. Includes footage of Hitler's final relocation from the idyllic Berghof to the Berlin compound. Features interviews with Hitler's sister and fellow inmates imprisoned with him during World War I. Footage of Eva Braun, her sister, and other women at the Berghof
Selling your home market with Claudia( Visual )

1 edition published in 1948 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The American customer( Visual )

1 edition published in 1951 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The miracle of rubber( Visual )

1 edition published in 1950 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Working with Sears( Visual )

1 edition published in 1951 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leadbelly( Visual )

1 edition published in 1935 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The new France( Visual )

2 editions published in 1946 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Crusade in Europe( Visual )

4 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An Emmy and Peabody award winning television series adapted from General Dwight D. Eisenhower's memoir and produced by the March of Time newsreel unit, featuring captured combat footage
War in the Pacific( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This amazing documentary chronicles the compelling events that led up to Japan's surprise bombing of the U.S. Naval base at Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941 and depicts the numerous air, land and sea battles that unfolded from 1942 until the fall of the Japanese empire in 1945"--Container
American fashion and leisure 1945-1950( Visual )

4 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selected newsreels from The March of time which examines fashion, beauty and leisure time in the U.S
The American family : the postwar years 1946-1948( Visual )

5 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selected news stories from the March of time, which documents the concerns of U.S. families during and after World War II with such issues as the "baby bomb", adoption, conditions for the aged, marriage and divorce
Show business: the Postwar years 1946-1950( Visual )

4 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selected news stories from the March of time which present various aspects of the U.S. culture including nightclub entertainment, radio, theater, popular music and the life of a model
The American family : the War years 1941-1945( Visual )

3 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Depicts the sacrifices being made by men, women and children on the homefront to aid the war effort, while American troups were fighting for their country in the World War II
Crusade in the Pacific( Visual )

4 editions published between 1986 and 1995 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An historical account of war in the Pacific with actual wartime footage and factual narration
America's youth 1940-1950( Visual )

4 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selected news stories from the March of Time which documents the youth from 1940-1950. America's Youth (1940) from debutante daughters to depression-ridden children of the poor an examination of the needs and desires of 21 million young men and women is made. Youth in Crisis (1943) reveals how war affects America's youth. Teenage Girls (1945) an exploration of what they "go for" and "frown on" in music, clothes, games and hobbies. The Fight for Better Schools (1949) investigates the run down condition of public schools and looks at how one community is dealing with the problem. Schools March On (1950) the presentation of the educational techniques and facilities in American school systems is highlighted by the example of public school consolidation in Woodford County, Illinois
The men around Eisenhower( Visual )

2 editions published in 1952 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The cabinet members under Eisenhower's administration as president of the United States are introduced in this film
We are the marines( Visual )

2 editions published in 1942 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The history of the Corps, from Colonial times to the present day (1942, that is). The film's midsection details the arduous training procedure of the Few and the Proud at Parris Island and elsewhere. Finally, wartime newsreel footage is adroitly blended with dramatized re-enactments to illustrate the contributions - and the utter necessity-of the Marines in WW II"--IMDb
The 49th state( Visual )

2 editions published in 1937 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Republic of Finland( Visual )

2 editions published in 1940 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 'lunatic fringe'( Visual )

2 editions published in 1936 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Conrad, Hugh 1903-1968

Van Voorhis, W. 1903-1968

Voorhis, Westbrook van 1903-1968

Westbrook Van Voorhis American actor

Westbrook Van Voorhis Amerikaans stemacteur (1903-1968)

Languages
English (49)