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Famous Women : from The WPA Film Library Speeches Collection / WPA Film Library.

Other author/creatorFilms for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
Other author/creatorFilms Media Group.
Other author/creatorWPA Film Library.
Format Electronic and Video (Streaming)
Publication InfoNew York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2012], ©1995.
Description1 streaming video file (50 min.) : sound, color, digital file.
Supplemental Content Part of the Films on Demand collection
Subject(s)
Portion of title WPA Film Library Speeches Collection
Contents Elizabeth Stanton: Suffragette (2:12) -- Speech by Unknown Suffragette (2:40) -- Eleanor Roosevelt (3:15) -- 1940 Women's Conference (5:24) -- Betty Ford (10:18) -- Credits: Famous Women, from The WPA Film Library Speeches Collection (0:16)
Abstract I am glad to be here in this International Year of the Woman on the eve of the bicentennial when government of, by, and for the people that were men is becoming of, by, and for the people that are also women. -Betty Friedan Items in this compilation include, * Eleanor Roosevelt's address to the 1940 Democratic National Convention, given on 7/18/40 * Speeches given at the Women's Centennial Congress, held in 1940 at the Astor Hotel in New York City * A speech made by Betty Ford on 10/25/75 at an International Women's Year conference in Cleveland * Betty Friedan's "New Yes" speech, made in 1975 * Senator Carol Moseley Braun's speech, given on 7/22/93, against providing a patent to the United Daughters of the Confederacy for the use of the Confederate flag * And more.
General noteEncoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on January 28, 2012.
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 and up.
Technical detailsMode of access: Internet.
Technical detailsSystem requirements: FOD playback platform.
Source of descriptionTitle from distributor's description.
Issued in other formOriginally produced: WPA Film Library, 1995.
Genre/formEducational films.
Genre/formInternet videos.
Genre/formVideorecording.
Publisher number47809 Films Media Group

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