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C-SPAN (Television network)

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Works: 5,416 works in 5,946 publications in 2 languages and 13,745 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Guidebooks  Tours  Portraits  Video catalogs  Periodicals  History  Interviews 
Roles: Publisher, Producer
Classifications: E176.1, 973.099
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Who's buried in Grant's tomb? : a tour of presidential gravesites by Brian Lamb ( Book )
7 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and held by 1,010 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explores the gravesites of every American president and offers photographs and information on their lives and final resting place
Traveling Tocqueville's America : retracing the 17-state tour that inspired Alexis de Tocqueville's political classic Democracy in America by Anne Bentzel ( Book )
4 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presidential candidates debate [Sept. 30, 2004] ( Visual )
38 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
John Kerry and George W. Bush debate U.S. foreign policy and homeland security in the first presidential debate of the 2004 campaign. Chief among topics covered are the war in Iraq and the U.S. response to terrorism
Road to the White House [television program] ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1988 and 1997 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two journalists review presidential television campaign spots and discuss issues surrounding the 1988 television campaigns of both the Republican and Democratic presidential candidates. Selected television spots from the Bush and Dukakis campaigns are shown
The Supreme Court home to America's highest court ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this documentary, you hear directly from all 11 current and retired Supreme Court Justices about the role of the Court, its traditions, and history. Tour the building and see the grand public spaces of this historic building, including the Great Hall and Supreme Court Chamber, and spaces only accessible to the Justices and their staff, such as the Robing Room and the John Marshall dining Room
The White House inside America's most famous home ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This feature documentary recounts highlights of American's most famous home, from George Washington's first design decisions to an exclusive tour of the private residence given by the First Lady Laura Bush
Sexual harassment hearing compilation by United States ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Compilation of testimony of Clarence Thomas and Anita Hill appearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee at the October 1991 Confirmation hearing for Supreme Court nominee Thomas
C-SPAN video library a digital archive of C-SPAN video, created by cable, offered as a public service ( )
in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The C-SPAN Archives records, indexes, and archives all C-SPAN programming for historical, educational, research, and archival uses. Every C-SPAN program aired since 1987, now totaling over 160,000 hours, is contained in the C-SPAN Archives and immediately accessible through the database and electronic archival systems developed and maintained by the C-SPAN Archives. The Archives records all three C-SPAN networks seven days a week, twenty-four hours a day. Programs are extensively indexed making the database of C-SPAN programming an unparalleled chronological resource. Programs are indexed by subject, speaker names, titles, affiliations, sponsors, committees, categories, formats, policy groups, keywords, and location. The congressional sessions and committee hearings are indexed by person with full-text. The video collection can be searched through the online Video Library. All C-SPAN programs since 1993 are digital and can be viewed online for free. Duplicate copies of programs that have aired since 1987 can be obtained and used for education, research, review or home viewing purposes. Proceeds from the sale of these programs help support the operation of the Archives. Some programs are not copyright cleared for sale. The Archives began within the Purdue University School of Liberal Arts in 1987. In July 1998, C-SPAN assumed responsibility for the archival operations and the facilities were moved from the Purdue University campus to the Purdue Research Park in West Lafayette, Indiana. The indexing, abstracting, and cataloging of C-SPAN programs is the responsibility of the C-SPAN Archives staff."--About C-SPAN Video Library p
The first ladies of the United States of America by Allida M Black ( Book )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This special edition was produced to accompany C-SPAN's First Ladies: Influence and Image, an original series exploring America's first ladies, their lives, the times in which they lived, and their effect on the country. The book not only provides a special perspective on national life, but also offers a considered insight into the lives of notable women. The first ladies are brought to life with portraits drawn from the White House collection, as well as public and private collections, by such artists as Gilbert Stuart, Henry Inman, Howard Chandler Christy, and photographer Mathew Brady."--Jacket
The Capitol the most extensive view of our national icon ever recorded for television ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explores the history, art, and architecture of the U.S. Capitol building from its opening in 1800 through the present
Trial of Hamlet ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1994 and 1998 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In a mock trial, the title character of Shakespeare's "Hamlet" is tried for the murder of the king's attendant, Polonius. The purpose of the trial is to determine Hamlet's mental state at the time of the murder. Supreme Court Associate Justice Anthony Kennedy presides over the trial, which is preceded by a juror conference. The two witnesses answer questions about Hamlet's mental state by referring to the "transcript" by Shakespeare. At the conclusion of the proceeding, Justice Kennedy discusses trial strategy with the attorneys and takes questions from the audience
1988 presidential campaign commercials ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This tape includes presidential campaign commercials and commentary. The program concludes with a call-in show featuring analysis of campaign commercials by Greg Katz, a USA Today reporter specializing in political advertising
Constitutional relevance of foreign court decisions ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Justices Antonin Scalia and Stephen Breyer spoke of the relevance of foreign law for American Constitutional adjudication, including the use of foreign court precedents in deciding U.S. constitutional cases and whether the United States should consider shifting world standards on social and moral issues such as the death penalty
The Capitol ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explores the history, art and architecture of the U.S. Capitol building from its opening in 1800 through the present. Covers both public and private areas
1992 Primary Campaign Classics ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1992 and 2006 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Journalists review presidential television campaign spots and issues surrounding the 1992 campaigns. Selected television spots from the campaigns are shown
Theodore Roosevelt ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses his home and family life, his military and political career, and his campaign for president as a third party candidate on the "Bull Moose" ticket
George Washington ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Historians and others describe the military and political career of the 1st president of the United States, tour Mount Vernon (Washington's home), and answer questions called in by viewers
Catalog by Public Affairs Video Archives ( )
in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contains index to the educational and research archives of C-SPAN programming
1990 campaign commercials ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This compliation video includes Senate and gubernatorial commercials from 1990 political campaigns, featuring the Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Kentucky, and North Carolina Senate races
Calvin Coolidge ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Scholars and historians discuss the life and career of Calvin Coolidge. Addressed are his early law and political careers, his rise to president upon the death of Warren Harding, and his struggle with progressive politicians. Various sites associated with Coolidge are shown, and viewer telephone calls taken
 
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Alternative Names
C-SPAN
C-SPAN (Cable Satellite Public Affairs Network)
Cable-Satellite Public Affairs Network
CSPAN (Cable Satellite Public Affairs Network)
Languages
English (119)
German (1)
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