Most widely held works about George Stoney
Most widely held works by George Stoney
The Uprising of '34 ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in English and held by 151 libraries worldwide
This films tells the story of the General Strike of 1934, a massive but little-known strike by hundreds of thousands of southern textile workers. After three weeks the strike was stopped, the strikers denied jobs. Sixty years later this strike is virtually unknown, and union representation in the South still suspect.
Rooms of their own; a survey of 28 lower East side social clubs by N.Y.) Henry Street Settlement (New York ( Book )
2 editions published in 1939 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
We shall overcome ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Originally a black religious song, then a union organizing song, "We shall overcome" over the years gradually became the protest anthem that set America marching towards racial equality. By tracing the sources of one song, the film uncovers the diverse strands of social history which flowed together to form the Civil Rights movement. Julian Bond, Andrew Young and others reminisce about what this song meant during the sit-ins, voter registration drives and protest marches of the sixties.
Can we renovate the slums A study of 54 remodeled tenements on the lower East side by George Stoney ( Book )
1 edition published in 1939 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Charlie Rose. June 26, 1995 an interview with David Hackworth; an interview with Jesse Jackson; an interview with George Stoney ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Colonel David Hackworth talks about his Newsweek interview with accused Oklahoma City bomber Timothy McVeigh, his thoughts about the alleged bomber, and the significance of this event in American history. Then, the Reverend Jesse Jackson offers his opinions on the state of the Democratic Party and the effectiveness of the Clinton administration. Finally, George Stoney discusses his new documentary, The Uprising of 34, which tells the story of the textile strike of 1934.
The Flo Kennedy show guest, George Stoney ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
An interview with George Stoney about his work with the Indians of South America located in Brazil, and his reasons for studying them.
The American road ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
The automobile has been an integral part of the American way of life for over a century. This video documents the birth of the automobile and the growing dependence upon vehicles and roads. Produced by Ford Motor Company, this film is an ode to one of the most important inventions in human history, and contains excellent information about the revolutionary Ford Model T.
The uprising of '34 collection, 1977-1998 ( )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
The collection consists of oral history interviews and transcripts, production footage and publicity materials related to the creation of the "Uprising of '34" documentary, produced and directed by George Stoney and Judith Helfand. Veterans or their decendants were interviewed about mill life, work conditions, southern culture as well as the strike itself. These interviews were incorporated into the documentary itself.
Currabinny : a short history and reminiscences by George Stoney ( Book )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Big bucks in pay cable or public access ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Russell Karp and George Stoney offer their comments on cable and satellite transmission of television programs. A demonstration of QUBE is included.
Walk with me ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
Pictures people handicapped in a variety of ways and shows how with help and rehabilitation they can become self-supporting. Explores the needs of the handicapped and methods used in training or retraining them for useful jobs.
Palmour Street ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1956 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
Shows the daily life of a Negro family in Gainsville, Georgia. Illustrates basic mental health concepts by showing ways parents can influence their child's mental and emotional growth and help him face problems.
George Stoney, documentarian by George Stoney ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
George Stoney, aided by film educator Robert Edmonds, traces Stoney's film documentary career from his 1953 All my babies, to the current The Weavers : wasn't that a time.
African Americans--Civil rights African Americans--Social conditions Ashmore, Harry S Azikiwe, Nnamdi,--1904-1996 Boys--Societies and clubs Brazil Civil rights movements--Songs and music Clinton, Bill,--1946- Cotton textile industry Criticism, interpretation, etc. Documentary films Documentary films Documentary television programs Durr, Virginia Foster Franklin, John Hope,--1915-2009 Hackworth, David H History Housing rehabilitation Indian dance Indians of South America--Rites and ceremonies Indians of South America--Social life and customs Interviews Ivey, John E.--1919- Jackson, Jesse,--1941- Jewish-Arab relations Johnson, Guy Benton,--1901-1991 Mandates McVeigh, Timothy Myrdal, Alva,--1902-1986 Myrdal, Gunnar,--1898-1987 New York (State)--New York Nonfiction television programs Oklahoma City Federal Building Bombing (Oklahoma : 1995) Oklahoma--Oklahoma City Political science Race relations Roads Social history Social settlements South America Southern States Strikes and lockouts Strikes and lockouts--Textile industry Textile industry Textile Workers' Strike (Southern States : 1934) Textile workers--Labor unions United Nations.--Trusteeship Council United States United Textile Workers of America Woodward, C. Vann--1908-1999