Category: HISTORICAL FIGURES/EVENTS

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157735
DVD | Public Performance Rights | Not Rated | 2017
Order #: 157735 | Vendor #: 9781520066141 | ISBN #: 9781520066141

This is the true story of James Lafayette, a slave who spied for George Washington's army during the American Revolution.

$38.99 ea.
84123
DVD | Public Performance Rights | Not Rated | 2013 | 12 min.
Order #: 84123 | Vendor #: 9781933938301 | ISBN #: 9781933938301

Children learn about Harriet Tubman's life, beginning with the harsh treatment she received as a child slave and including her escape to freedom,...

$19.99 ea.
145610
DVD | Public Performance Rights | Not Rated | 2013 | 6 min.
Order #: 145610 | Vendor #: 9780545623834 | ISBN #: 9780545623834

This extraordinary union of poetic text by Ntozake Shange and monumental artwork by Kadir Nelson captures the movement for civil rights in the...

$59.95 ea.
76009
DVD | Public Performance Rights | Not Rated | 2006 | 6 min.
Order #: 76009 | Vendor #: 9781933938196 | ISBN #: 9781933938196

The two time heavyweight champion of the world describes life in his family of five sons, all named George!

$22.99 ea.
98013
DVD | Public Performance Rights | 2009 | 30 min.
Order #: 98013 | Vendor #: 894190001868 | ISBN #: 9781963613412

Born into slavery and reared during the Reconstruction years in the South, George Washington Carver struggled through poor health, poverty and...

$24.95 ea.
143684
DVD | Public Performance Rights | Not Rated | 2015 | 10 min.
Order #: 143684 | Vendor #: 9781681414867 | ISBN #: 9781681414867

Even at the age of nine, little Golda Meir was known for her leadership skills.

$38.99 ea.
74226
DVD | Public Performance Rights | Not Rated | 2005 | 34 min.
Order #: 74226 | Vendor #: 9780439799317 | ISBN #: 9780439799317

Collection includes Duke Ellington and Ella Fitzgerald: The Tale of a Vocal Virtuosa.

$59.95 ea.
153762
DVD | Public Performance Rights | Not Rated | 2016 | 16 min.
Order #: 153762 | Vendor #: 9781520044224 | ISBN #: 9781520044224

Louis Armstrong has been called the most important improviser in the history of jazz. Although his New Orleans neighborhood was poor in nearly...

$38.99 ea.
155961
DVD | Public Performance Rights | Not Rated | 2014 | 6 min.
Order #: 155961 | Vendor #: 9780545696869 | ISBN #: 9780545696869

Patrick McDonnell tells the story of the young Jane Goodall and her special childhood toy chimpanzee named Jubilee.

$59.95 ea.
78815
DVD | Home Use Only | Not Rated | 2006 | 35 min.
Order #: 78815 | Vendor #: 500917D

"Whatever you do unto the least of these, you do unto me." Mother Teresa always remembered these words of Jesus.

$14.99 ea.
141848
DVD | Public Performance Rights | Not Rated | 2013 | 10 min.
Order #: 141848 | Vendor #: 9780545609470 | ISBN #: 9780545609470

This is the story of a young boy who grew up to become president of South Africa. His lifelong quest was to establish equality for people of all...

$59.95 ea.
75501
DVD | Public Performance Rights | Not Rated | 2006 | 24 min.
Order #: 75501 | Vendor #: DC982991

Showcases the sharp shooting deeds of this famous, talented frontier woman. Music by Los Lobos; illustrated by Fred Warter; narrated by Keith...

$24.95 ea.
75505
DVD | Public Performance Rights | Not Rated | 2006 | 23 min.
Order #: 75505 | Vendor #: DC983031

Presents the strange adventures of America's backwoods icon, including the Battle of the Alamo. Music by David Bromberg; illustrated by Steven...

$24.95 ea.
75508
DVD | Public Performance Rights | Not Rated | 2006 | 30 min.
Order #: 75508 | Vendor #: DC983122

Recounts the adventures of a family's escape from slavery. Music by Taj Mahal; illustrated by Yvonne Buchanan; narrated by Morgan Freeman.

$24.95 ea.
140785
DVD | Home Use Only | Not Rated | 2005 | 60 min.
Order #: 140785 | Vendor #: SGWA601 | ISBN #: 0793695074

Many mysteries surround her. More mountains, lakes and streams bear her name than any other North American woman. Across the nation statues have...

$12.98 ea.
140786
DVD | Public Performance Rights | Not Rated | 2005 | 60 min.
Order #: 140786 | Vendor #: SGWA701 | ISBN #: 079364531X

Many mysteries surround her. More mountains, lakes and streams bear her name than any other North American woman. Across the nation statues have...

$59.95 ea.
141743
DVD | Public Performance Rights | Not Rated | 2015 | 10 min.
Order #: 141743 | Vendor #: 9781633799189 | ISBN #: 9781633799189

This is Jane Goodall, the great observer of chimpanzees.

$38.99 ea.
149724
DVD | Public Performance Rights | Not Rated | 2016 | 10 min.
Order #: 149724 | Vendor #: 9781520014548 | ISBN #: 9781520014578

Hailing from the Treme neighborhood in New Orleans, Troy "Trombone Shorty" Andrews got his nickname by wielding a trombone twice as long as he was...

$38.99 ea.
151891
DVD | Public Performance Rights | Not Rated | 2016 | 10 min.
Order #: 151891 | Vendor #: 9781520016788 | ISBN #: 9781520016788

Despite fierce prejudice and abuse, even being beaten to within an inch of her life, Fannie Lou Hamer was a champion of civil rights from the...

$38.99 ea.
153944
DVD | Public Performance Rights | Not Rated | 2014 | 11 min.
Order #: 153944 | Vendor #: 9780545790369 | ISBN #: 9780545790369

In the 1830's, when a brave and curious girl named Elizabeth Blackwell was growing up, women were supposed to be wives and mothers. Career options...

$59.95 ea.