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4k00:11CIRCA 1950s - Albert Einstein American scientist and mathematician smiles and looks at the camera in this good portrait.
4k00:27CIRCA 1965 - Black and white protestors march in Harlem, New York in solidarity with Selma, mourning the murder of Reverend James J. Reeb.
4k00:51CIRCA 1939 - Men and women in Victorian swimwear walk through snowdrifts in a Mount Hood, Oregon forest and have a snowball fight.
4k00:37CIRCA 1965 - Martin Luther King leads the Freedom March across the Edmund Pettus Bridge in Selma, Alabama while Military Police drive by.
4k00:47CIRCA 1964 - Teenagers scream and some faint as cops and a barricade keep them from swarming the Beatles at England's London Airport.
hd01:55CIRCA 1945 - The destruction on buildings and civilians of Hiroshima is shown after the atomic bomb was dropped (narrated in 1946).
4k00:30CIRCA 1930 - Poor men receive bread and soup on a breadline in an American city during the Great Depression.
4k00:30CIRCA 1949 - A child is held up at a Ku Klux Klan rally in Stone Mountain, Georgia, and new members are initiated in a cross burning ceremony.
4k00:25CIRCA 1939 - At the Oregon Institute of Technology, an instructor demonstrates the power of a generator with voltage high enough to raise hair.
4k00:32CIRCA 1930 - Unemployed men line up in New York City for food and money from Franciscan friars.
4k00:52CIRCA 1966 - Black and white voters head to the polls in Alabama. George and Lurleen Wallace are seen at the state house after she is elected.
4k00:33CIRCA 1964 - A throng of police escorts the Beatles to their car while teenagers scream for them at England's London Airport.
hd01:44CIRCA 1965 - Martin Luther King leads a peaceful march through Selma, and is granted the right to pray.
4k00:131949 Paris, France. Cyclist turn a Corner and crash their Bikes during the Champs-Élysées stage in the Tour de France. 4K Overscan of Vinatge Archival 16mm Film Print.
4k00:17CIRCA 1929 - Men shuffle along a bread line in a city during the Great Depression, while others read newspapers together.
4k00:39CIRCA 1930 - Construction workers working on the Empire State Building have a good view of the Chrysler Building.
4k00:22CIRCA 1932 - The Sheriff's deputies destroy a distillery in Downey, California, and puncture containers so the alcohol will pour out.
4k00:52CIRCA 1965 - Fans scream and crowd the Beatles' car as they drive away from Buckingham Palace in London.
4k00:34CIRCA 1935 - Elder Lightfoot Solomon Michaux preaches a sermon in Washington DC, explaining why there will be no marriages in heaven.
4k00:33CIRCA 1964 - The Beatles hold a press conference in New York while fans scream outside, then visit Central Park.
4k00:42CIRCA 1947- Jewish refugees are turned away from Palestine by occupying British forces, the UN deliberates, and a year later Israel is formed.
4k00:26CIRCA 1963 - JFK is seen waving to crowds from his car and with his wife Jackie Kennedy as the narrator mourns his passing.
hd01:00CIRCA 1964 - The Beatles are surrounded by screaming fans when they arrive at JFK, and as they tour Central Park.
4k00:25CIRCA 1962 - Men make calls and put in orders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange in Manhattan, New York.
4k00:10CIRCA 1954 - Marilyn Monroe takes the stage to perform for American troops in Korea (narrated in 1962).
4k00:08CIRCA 1950s - Some of Albert Einstein's accomplishments are listed at an American ceremony honoring him.
4k00:45CIRCA 1932 - The Sheriff's deputies engage in a shootout in a distillery disguised as an insulation works building in Downey, California.
4k01:01CIRCA 1945 - President Truman gives a speech warning Japanese leaders that if they do not surrender, they will be faced with an aerial attack.
4k00:40CIRCA 1953 - Queen Elizabeth II's coronation is overseen by archbishops of the Church of England in Westminster Abbey of London, England.
4k00:37CIRCA 1949 - Policemen pat down people attending a Paul Robeson concert in Peekskill, New York, where an anti-communist protest is expected.
4k00:32CIRCA 1938 - Adolf Hitler joins forces with Benito Mussolini, and Nazi soldiers are seen occupying Austria and Sudentland of Czechoslovakia.
4k00:52CIRCA 1959 - A celebration of Fidel Castro's victory over Batista takes place in the streets of Havana, Cuba, and turns destructive.
4k00:41CIRCA 1967 - Firemen put out flames and cops arrest protestors after race riots erupt in Newark, New Jersey. Extensive property damage is shown.
4k00:36CIRCA 1940 - Civilians in Belgium and Holland run for cover as the Luftwaffe bombs their cities.
4k01:07CIRCA 1945 - Hermann Goering, Rudolf Hess, and Joachim von Ribbentrop all plead not guilty at the Nuremberg Trials.
4k00:29CIRCA 1945 - Servicemen and civilians celebrate the end of the war in the streets of New York City, cheering into the night.
4k00:14CIRCA 1929 - Men are lined up for a bread line during the Great Depression, where they are met by a clergyman.
4k00:46CIRCA 1960 - Slow motion is employed to show the victories of American track and field stars Lee Calhoun, Otis Davis, Wilma Rudolph and Don Braggs.
hd01:57CIRCA 1964 - The summer Olympic Opening Ceremonies are held at the National Stadium in Tokyo, Japan, presided over by Emperor Hirohito.
4k00:27CIRCA 1965 - Martin Luther King addresses people gathered in Selma, Alabama for the Freedom March and they are surrounded by state troops.
4k00:29CIRCA 1965 - LBJ, the First Lady, and Vice President Humphrey arrive at the Truman Library in Independence, Missouri to sign the Medicare Bill.
4k00:51CIRCA 1964 - The inaugural parade at the New York World's Fair includes an American Express old west stagecoach.
4k01:07CIRCA 1964 - Neon lights, water fountain shows, and fireworks light up the New York World's Fair at night.
4k00:111940s Los Angeles, CA. Woman in Gym Lifts Dumbbells. She is Impressed by Two Male Body Builders Lifting Weights. 4K Overscan of Vintage Archival 16mm film Print
4k01:31CIRCA 1958 - Jim Brown helps lead the Cleveland Browns to beat the Chicago Cardinals at Soldier Field in Chicago, Illinois.
4k00:44CIRCA 1960 - Many spectators are wounded at the Indy 500 when a large section of bleachers falls over.
4k00:20CIRCA 1934 - Austrian Chancellor Engelbert Dollfuss signs an industrial pact with Italian dictator Benito Mussolini and Julius Goemboes of Hungary.
4k00:23CIRCA 1957 - The Flying Alexanders perform on the trapeze among other aerialists at a Ringling Brothers Circus performance.
4k00:55CIRCA 1959 - Anxious Swiss villagers evacuate and some stay to see an avalanche on the Matterhorn.
4k00:42CIRCA 1966 - The Atlanta Braves ride in a parade on baseball's opening day in Atlanta, Georgia.
4k00:53CIRCA 1966 - Prince Akihito and Princess Michiko join other proud parents as their son Naruhito starts primary school in Japan.
4k00:43CIRCA 1960 - The US Air Force brings supplies to Chile after it has been devastated by earthquakes.
4k00:39CIRCA 1964 - Visitors walk past pavilions for Hong Kong, Pakistan, Japan, Thailand, India, Berlin, and Hollywood at the New York World's Fair.
4k00:40CIRCA 1966 - MCA president Jule Styne and Mayor Yorty attend a ceremony honoring the beautification of Lankershim Boulevard in Los Angeles.
4k00:28CIRCA 1964 - Teenagers scream as the Beatles disembark from a Pan Am plane at England's London Airport.
4k00:51CIRCA 1963 - JFK and Jackie Kennedy are rapturously received at the airport in Dallas, Texas, and the motorcade gets underway.
4k01:03CIRCA 1963 - Jackie, Caroline, and John F. Kennedy Jr. enter the crowded St. Matthew's Cathedral in Washington DC ahead of JFK's casket.
4k00:22CIRCA 1963 - Jackie, Caroline, and John F. Kennedy Jr. get out of their car for JFK's funeral procession.
4k00:19CIRCA 1963 - A mourning Jackie Kennedy reminds JFK Jr. to salute as his father's casket passes by in Washington DC.
hd01:02CIRCA 1940s - Walt Disney supervises the illustration of wartime insignias, including one of Mickey Mouse.
4k00:39CIRCA 1962 - A fire is put out in Algerian city buildings as the fight for independence wages on.
4k01:15CIRCA 1964 - Student protests are held in Cyprus over the Turkish-Greek feud, and the US Embassy in Cyprus is shown bombed.
4k00:521960 - As election day winds down, Richard Nixon addresses his campaign team with a concession speech where he vows to support Kennedy as a president.
4k00:261960 - UN troops are called in to the Belgian Congo when an army mutiny takes place, and Premier Lumumba is captured by Colonel Mobutu.
hd00:16CIRCA 1940s - Newsreel footage of boxing matches by and for members of the American military during World War II
4k01:04CIRCA 1959 - Fidel Castro addresses large crowds from the Presidential Palace in Havana seeking to justify the swift execution of Batista leaders.
4k01:00CIRCA 1944 - Families of Jewish refugees arrive in Canada by train, and are escorted into cars.
4k00:49CIRCA 1952 - People salvage furniture and other personal belongings from the wreckage of their homes after a devastating natural disaster.
4k00:33CIRCA 1959 - Fidel Castro and his guerrilla forces approach the National Capitol Building of Havana after successfully toppling the Batista regime.
4k00:53CIRCA 1945 - Oak Ridge, Tennessee becomes home to a huge atomic bomb plant, drawing wartime workers which increases housing and helps the economy.
4k00:53CIRCA 1949 - Harpoon guns are used to catch whales off the coast of Africa, and many are brought in to be harvested for blubber.