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Year by year : 1956 / Arts and Entertainment Network.

Other author/creatorArts and Entertainment Network.
Other author/creatorFilms for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
Other author/creatorFilms Media Group.
Format Electronic and Video (Streaming)
Publication InfoNew York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2011], ©1996.
Description1 streaming video file (45 min.) : sound, color, digital file.
Supplemental Content Part of the Films on Demand collection
Subject(s)
Variant title 1956
Series Year by Year: 1929-1967
Contents Weather - Winter Strikes Around the World (0:51) -- Sports - National Motorboat Show (0:56) -- Fashion Parade - 1956 (1:13) -- H-Bomb Blast Exploded at 15,000 Feet Over Pacific (1:11) -- Supersonic Sled Tests New Bail Out Methods (0:45) -- Sports - New York City (1:16) -- Marines Off to Near East Trouble Spot (0:52) -- Cambodia - Buddhist Ritual (0:37) -- Hollywood, Cal. (0:44) -- Enter Jet Age - Japan Air Force Gets U.S. Sabres (1:02) -- Ireland - Irish Kennel Club's Annual Affair (0:31) -- San Francisco, Cal. (1:13) -- Sports - Chicago, Ill. (1:18) -- Arabs Back Nasser on Suez Grab (0:58) -- Britons Exhibit Air Might (1:16) -- Sports - Seattle Judo Championships (1:04) -- Operation Alert - Mock H-Bomb Attack Tests Civil Defense (1:10) -- 'Miss Universe' Iowa Coed Wins World Beauty Crown (1:06) -- Sports Highlights of 1956 (6:12) -- Miracle at Sea - 2,500 Escape Death in Ship Collision (2:11) -- Fashion Parade - Italian Gowns (1:18) -- Sports - Inglewood, Cal. (0:53) -- Stevenson Nominated (1:20) -- Rock'n Roll Teen Rodeo (1:08) -- It's Ike and Nixon! (1:16) -- News in Brief - California (0:23) -- Beauty Parades - Miss America and Miss College Named (0:46) -- Upset Victory - Rosewall Takes U.S. Tennis Title (1:16) -- War in Egypt - British and French Bomb its Key Cities (2:29) -- Hungary Free But Faces Threat of New Red Invasion (1:12) -- Sports - New York (1:02) -- A Savings Suggestion from Tony Curtis (1:02) -- Landslide for Eisenhower (0:45) -- Last Stand - Hungarians Fight On As Thousands Flee (0:58) -- News in Brief - San Francisco (0:30) -- Fashion Parade (0:55) -- Credits: Year by Year: 1956 (0:20)
Abstract Looks at Don Larson's perfect game, the only no hitter in World Series baseball history. The H-bomb is also discussed.
General noteEncoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on June 12, 2011.
General noteFilms on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
Access restrictionAccess requires authentication through Films on Demand.
Interest grade level 6 & up.
Technical detailsMode of access: Internet.
Technical detailsSystem requirements: FOD playback platform.
Source of descriptionTitle from distributor's description.
Genre/formEducational films.
Genre/formInternet videos.
Genre/formVideo recording.
Other title Year by year (Television program) , 1929-1967.
Publisher number43232s Films Media Group
Publisher number43260 Films Media Group

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