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Cronkite, Walter

Summary: Walter Cronkite, a giant in American journalism in the vanguard of "The Greatest Generation," reveals his World War II experiences in this fascinating book. Cronkite married Betsy Maxwell on March 30, 1940, following a four-year courtship. She proved to be the love of his life, and their marriage lasted happily until her death in 2005. But before they celebrated their second anniversary, he...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Playaway, Call number: PA 921 CRONKITE, WALTER CRO

Cronkite, Walter.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster Audioworks 2000

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD COMEDY/SPOKEN ARTS CRO

Cronkite, Walter.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Koch Vision 2003

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Nonfic H

Cronkite, Walter.

Summary: Autobiography of journalist and television newscaster Walter Cronkite, sharing his memories of his youth, years as a newspaper reporter, and television news anchor. Includes his reflections of presidents, political elections, the first moon landing and the Nuremberg Trials.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House in association with A. Knopf 1996

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP 921 CRO

Cronkite, Walter.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 1996

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 921 CRO

Summary: Walter Cronkite looks back at the 20th century and his role in reporting it.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Marathon Music & Video 2002

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1 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV CRO

Summary: The end of the Dalton Gang: October 5th, 1892. Former U.S. Marshals turned notorious desperadoes Emmett Dalton, Grat Dalton and Bob Dalton return to their hometown of Coffeeville, Kansas to rob banks and wreak havoc on the townspeople. Bank cashier Charley Ball and others find the strength and courage to defeat the Daltons in a deadly shootout.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: CBS News 2000

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1 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV YOU

Ellis, Ray G.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Oxmoor House 1986

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 759.13 ELL

Summary: Join Mary and the rest of the crew from the WJM-TV newsroom for another season of the classic sitcom. This time around Mary deals with more adventures, both in the newsroom and with her romantic life.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment 2006

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1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV MAR

Summary: Hosted by Mike Wallace, Walter Cronkite, and Dan Rather, this 4-pack set explores the life and groundbreaking work of Edward R. Murrow, America's most esteemed broadcast journalist.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Docurama 2005

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1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC EDW

Summary: The Emancipation Proclamation: January 1st, 1863. One hundred days ago, President Abraham Lincoln issued an ultimatum to the South - either lay down your arms or set all slaves free. Tensions are building and the President must make a crucial decision. The Ohio volunteers, slaves and abolitionists pray for the emancipation.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: CBS News 2000

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1 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV YOU

Summary: The vote that made Jefferson President: February 17th, 1801. The House is deadlocked on a vote to decide the 3rd President of the United States because of the vagueness of the Constitution and the role of the electoral college. The Federalists, led by Alexander Hamilton, refuse to vote in favor of Thomas Jefferson who received a majority of the vote. Instead they will vote for Federalist Aaron...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: CBS News 2000

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1 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV YOU

Summary: The Boston Massacre: March 5th, 1770. Tensions are mounting on King Street at the Custom House. New taxes have been imposed by British Parliament on the colonies. Governor Hutchinson, John Adams and Sam Adams discuss their rationale for rioting. Ultimately the rioting escalates leaving many people dead, including Crispus Attucks.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: CBS News 2000

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1 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV YOU

Summary: Hitler invades Poland: September 1st, 1939. The German army is massed on the border of Poland ready to attack. Poland has mobilized her citizenry for her defense. Germany, with a superior air force and army, seems determined to wage war. The question remains Poland? The Polish Ambassador attempts to negotiate with the German government, as does British Ambassador Sir Neville Henderson.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: CBS News 2000

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1 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV YOU

Brubeck, Dave.

Contents: Disc 1: For all we know -- Something to remember you by -- Don't sit under the apple tree (with anyone else but me) -- Don't worry 'bout me -- For you -- Where or when -- Lili Marlene -- It's a sin to tell a lie -- When I grow too old to dream -- We crossed the Rhine -- Please be kind -- Weep no more -- The last time I saw Paris -- You'd be so nice to come home to. Disc 2: Growing up in...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Telarc 2004

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD JAZZ Brube

Summary: "Travel back in time with Benjamin Franklin's teenage reporters as they confront the real and physical dangers of the American Revolution. Trapped in opposite sides of the war - James an American colonist and Sarah a young English reporter are forced to choose between friendship and allegiance to their countries. All while they try to look after mischievous Henri, a French boy whose comical...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Mill Creek Entertainment 2013

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Children's videos, Call number: DVD Juv L

Summary: Walter Cronkite gives his own fascinating perspective on the war using his experience as a war correspondent in Europe.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: CBS News 2005

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1 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV WOR

Summary: The conquest of Mexico: November 11th, 1519. Hernan Cortes must decide whether to risk attempting to conquer Mexico by defeating Montezuma. He confers with and receives valuable advice from his slave Donna Marina and his captains before coming to a critical decision.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: CBS News 2000

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1 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV YOU

Summary: Washington crosses the Delaware: December 25th, 1776. After American forces suffered crushing defeats from the British army, General George Washington and Colonels Harrison and Tilghman debate what to do. They decide to launch a surprise attack by crossing the Delaware river in different places. Washington explains how America is fighting a personal battle for liberty.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: CBS News 2000

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1 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV YOU

Summary: Go into space alongside the astronauts on the space shuttle. Experience working in zero gravity, and eating and sleeping in orbit. Witness the first spacewalk by an American woman, and the capture and repair of a satellite.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Home Video 2001

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV 629.45 Dream 2001

Summary: Follows Arizona Senator Barry Goldwater's tumultuous election year, as well as other years in a career that encompassed numerous political and ideological triumphs. Though he never achieved the ultimate prize, the election of Ronald Reagan in 1980 vindicated the conservative agenda Goldwater had long championed. Ironically, in later years, Goldwater's support of issues like abortion and gay...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Zeitgeist Films 2007

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1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC MR.

Summary: The capture of John Wilkes Booth: April 26th, 1865. Twelve days ago, President Lincoln was assassinated by actor John Wilkes Booth. While the people of the nation mourn the loss of their President, Secretary of War, Edwin Stanton strives to bring the remorseless murderer to justice. Those thought to be Booth's accomplices, including Dr. Samuel Mudd, Mary Surratt and Lewis Paine are...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: CBS News 2000

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1 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV YOU

Summary: The great Comstock silver strike: October 29th, 1873. John Mackay and James Fair have invested close to $300,000 into the apparently worthless Comstock mine in the hopes of discovering silver. People are losing faith and increasingly suspicious of stock manipulation and fraud. Then they receive the big news.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: CBS News 2000

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV YOU

Onasis, Jacqueline Kennedy.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: CBS News 2004

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 975.3 DVD Tour 2004