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PBS NewsHour Digitization Project. This 40-year collection of daily broadcast news programs includes The Robert MacNeil Report, The MacNeil/Lehrer Report, The MacNeil/Lehrer NewsHour and The NewsHour with Jim Lehrer. This project will digitize 32 years, from October 1975-December 2007, the complete collection of program materials currently on obsolete analog formats.

The PBS NewsHour collection consists of every broadcast between October 20, 1975, and December 16, 2007, of PBS NewsHour predecessor programs that were recorded on obsolete analog formats (The Robert MacNeil Report; The MacNeil/Lehrer Report; The ...

Library of Congress

"All Day Singing": Preserving and Providing Access to Original Early Twentieth Century Field Recordings in the Frank Clyde Brown Collection

The collection contains approximately 1,367 songs on 60 wax cylinders, 25 aluminum discs, and 51 aluminum lacquer discs, representing songs unique to North Carolina, as well as American folk songs, British traditional ballads, and a range of other...

The Woman Behind the Camera: Home Movies and Amateur Film by Women, 1925-1997

The films nominated for digitization are diverse in subject matter and provenance: each film or video was created by a female amateur filmmaker active in the twentieth century. The collections include films that document families and friends--incl...

Lesbian Home Movie Project (LHMP)

Estela and Ernesto Bravo Film and Video Collection

The Estela and Ernesto Bravo Film and Video Collection comprises the raw materials--interviews, filmed speeches, performances, demonstrations, conversations, archival footage and B-roll--amassed by Estela and Ernesto Bravo in the making of twenty-...

The Lesbian/Feminist Spoken Word Collection: Creating a Unique Online Digital Resource for Scholars and the General Public

The Spoken Word Collection consists of 90-minute cassettes created by the Lesbian Herstory Archives as well as donated by individual people and organizations in the LGBT community. This is a unique collection of oral histories, personal conversati...

MPR Dayreels: The First Decade

The dayreel stories were created by employees of Minnesota Public Radio—reporters, producers, and hosts—for Minnesota Public Radio. Each dayreel contains the news of the day, as determined by local, regional, state, national, or international ...

The Segregated Japanese American Military Units of World War II: Digitizing and Providing Access to Veteran Oral Histories

The videorecorded oral histories to be digitized are from a project launched by GFB in 1998 to capture the narratives of Japanese American veterans who served in segregated units in World War II. The program consulted with the Shoah Foundation and...

Post 9/11 Literary Cultural Exchange and Engagement: PEN World Voices Online Multimedia Collection

Founded in 2005 by former PEN America President Salman Rushdie in response to growing American cultural isolationism, PEN World Voices Festival is the U.S.’s first international writer’s festival. Over the past decade, PWVF has provided a plat...

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The California Audiovisual Preservation Project: Illuminating Hidden Histories of Migration and Settlement

Partners nominated collections that illuminate mass migration and settlement patterns that contributed to California’s, and by extension the United States’, rapid development from the early 20th to the early 21st century. Each of the collectio...

California State University, Bakersfield

Hiding in Plain Sight: Reviving the Work of Women Film Auteurs in the Digital Age

Hiding in Plain Sight: Reviving the Work of Women Film Auteurs in the Digital Age is an initiative of the Laboratory for Icon & Idiom, Inc. (LII d/b/a IndieCollect) in collaboration with New American Cinema Group, Inc. (NACG d/b/a Film-Makers' Coo...

The New American Cinema Group, Inc. (NACG) d/b/a Film-Makers' Cooperative (FMC)

From the Mountain Top to the Desktop: Exposing the Cultures and Late 20th Century History of Nepal to a Global Audience

The NAA/HSFA proposes for digitization 13 film and video archival collections with associated still images and text collections. Footage was shot throughout Nepal with an emphasis on the Kathmandu Valley, ca. 1950-1989. The selected collections co...

Healing the Wounds of Vietnam: First Person Documentation of the American and Vietnamese War Experience

The collection contains 353 camera masters shot for Kartemquin Film’s Emmy Award-winning 1998 film, “Vietnam, Long Time Coming.” "These consist of 102 Mini-DV, 250 Betacam, and 1 Hi-8mm cassette, comprising 200+ hours of footage shot to make...

Skin in the Game: Digitization and Reassembly of William Miles' Black Champions Interviews

William Miles (1931-2013) was an accomplished African-American documentary filmmaker whose films focused on the cultural experience and achievements of African-Americans in such diverse realms as the military, the space program, sports, and New Yo...

Recorded Interviews with Postmodern and Contemporary American Writers from the Larry McCaffery Papers

We seek to digitize the literary interviews conducted by Larry McCaffery, SDSU professor emeritus and literary critic, with notable postmodern and contemporary American writers. McCaffery's unique interview process started with a recorded intervie...

Digital Preservation and Dissemination of Threatened 92Y Unterberg Poetry Center Audio Archives

Since its founding in 1939, the Poetry Center has been visited (often repeatedly) by luminary poets, novelists, playwrights, literary critics, biographers, and scholars from a multitude of literary traditions. The tape-based audio archive of the U...

"Unlike the printed media, television writes on the wind": Providing Access to KAIT 8's 16mm Color Newsfilm (1973-1980) from Northeast Arkansas and Southeast Missouri

Produced by the news department of KAIT 8, the first and primary television station serving communities in northeast Arkansas and southeast Missouri, this collection of 225 reels of 16mm film covers the years 1973 through 1980. The collection’s ...

Unreeling History: Preserving and Providing Access to NPR's 'All Things Considered,' 1971-1983

The materials nominated for digitization are master recordings of 'All Things Considered' (ATC) produced and aired by NPR between 1971 and 1983. The audio is stored on open reel tape, an obsolete media format, at the University of Maryland Librari...

University of Maryland Libraries

Listening to Michigan: Digitizing and disseminating local radio programming

The G. Robert Vincent Voice Library at Michigan State University will digitize, create linked metadata, and disseminate sound recordings from two collections with holdings spanning a period from World War II through the end of the Cold War: progra...

Kalamazoo Valley Museum

Uncovering Arizona and National Public Policy and Culture

For more than 30 years, viewers have relied on Arizona Horizon for in-depth coverage of issues of concern to Arizonans, and ASU Libraries has preserved these programs for AZPBS since 1989. Skilled hosts interview key community leaders, change make...

Robert H. Ruby Papers

The Ruby collection recounts many of the experiences of the Native American tribes of the Pacific Northwest and the Oglala Lakota people of South Dakota. Dr. Robert H. Ruby’s research occurred between 1953 and 2010. Tribal histories include th...

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The Voices of Photography: Lectures and Interviews from the Center for Creative Photography

The Center for Creative Photography (CCP) Voices of Photography collection includes 875 videotapes of interviews, lectures, workshops, and symposia with photographers, curators, and scholars. All videos were recorded at CCP between 1975-2015. CCP ...

Military Collection Veterans Oral History Collection

The State Archives of North Carolina (SANC) Military Collection's North Carolina Veterans Oral History Collection contains more than 1,085 oral history interviews of military veterans living in or from North Carolina. The Veterans Oral History Pro...

Portable Channel: Digitizing a Hidden Collection of Alternative Community Television

Portable Channel (PC) was a Rochester, NY non-profit (1971–1987) founded by Bonnie Sherr Klein. PC supported community access to video equipment, provided training and produced programs with an emphasis on community activism and documentary work...

Writing and Talking: Creating Access to Conversations with 20th Century Writers in the collection of WNYC's "New York & Company”

For 30 years, Leonard Lopate has conducted in-depth interviews with writers, actors, presidents, economists, scientists, dancers, historians, filmmakers and more. His program has won a George Foster Peabody Award and three Associated Press Awards....

Digitizing Public Radio Program Collection Radio Times with Marty Moss-Coane

The 6,481 recorded hours to be digitized in the Radio Times with Marty Moss-Coane collection cover a host of topics with important scholarly value including: local and national news, international affairs, environmental issues, judicial issues, go...

Kimball Traditional Music Collection: Audio, Video and Ephemera from Rural New York State to the World

The project focuses on the digitization of audio and audiovisual recordings, specifically cassette audio tape, reel-to-reel audiotape, VHS and 8mm videotape and 8mm motion picture film. Each item was reviewed by James Kimball and Karen Canning fo...

Foundations of Dance Research, Part II (Foundations II)

92nd Street Y Harkness Dance Center; American Folklife Center, Library of Congress; Bennington College; Berkshire Athenaeum; Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library For The Performing Arts; Museum Of Performance + Design; National Museum of Dance; Newberry Library; Temple University; Theatre Historical Society of America; University of New Hampshire; University of the Arts University Libraries & Archives