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  1. The Ultimate Survivor : Ian Hislop interview extract

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    from Philip Hind / Added

    Ian Hislop recalls student days in Oxford and his trips to the Penultimate Picture Palace. See more in the full version of The Ultimate Survivor : www.picturepalace.org.uk

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    • I am son of Piast

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      from Roch Radziwill / Added

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      Pope John Paul II was a priest with a poet's soul. Karol Wojtyla was a working poet and playwright throughout most of his priestly and pastoral caree. His own plays and poems from this period…

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      • Dr. William and Beatrice Butler House Dedication

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        Medical doctor, William Butler, and his wife, Beatrice, lived and worked in Abilene. Dr. Butler was the first African American physician in Abilene and practiced until his death in 1947. Their home…

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        • Vintage Base Ball

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          Over the last two years, I've had the privilege of getting to know a bunch of guys that love history and love baseball. There's only one problem: they spell it as "base ball" with…

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          • Young Medic Saves Life of Soldier

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            from David Gibson / Added

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            On November 24, 1964, Pfc. Roy Mahoney was injured during a training exercise at Dugway Proving Ground, Utah. Pfc. Royce Sutton was the medic on location. This is a portion of the story of their…

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            • Wooten: an Abilene Life - Intro

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              H.O. Wooten was an early pioneer and business leader in Abilene, Texas. This video is the story of his life as he lived through some of the best and worst times this country has ever seen and continued…

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              • Swenson House Centennial Celebration

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                On September 11, 2010, the Abilene Preservation League and a number of guests gathered at the historic Swenson House to celebrate the house's centennial. Built in 1910 by W.G. and Shirley…

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                • Christian Homes Tribute to Nancy Miller

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                  After over 40 years of service to families and children of West Texas, Nancy Miller is retiring from her position with Christian Homes of Abilene. This video was created as a tribute to her dedication…

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                  • Community Foundation of Abilene's 25th Anniversary

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                    from David Gibson / Added

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                    A video celebrating the last 25 years of service by the Community Foundation of Abilene to its citizens

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                    • Fort Phantom Hill, Abilene, Texas

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                      This is my first video shot with the Canon 5D Mark ii. I recently purchased the camera, have shot a few images and a few other clips but this movie represents the first real attempt to shoot video…

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                      • Stachu: The Postman

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                        from Roch Radziwill / Added

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                        Video made on occassion of 9 May. Featuring not only Witkacy reincarnation: Stanislaw Mikolajczyk but rare footage of General Eisenhower visit in Warsaw... Stanisław Mikołajczyk, Polish politician,…

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                        • History In Plain Sight. Abilene: Beginnings

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                          from David Gibson / Added

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                          Just 22 years after Sallie Matthews and her famiy moved to this part of Texas in 1859, civilization came calling when the Texas and Pacific Railway put down tracks across this land deemed unfit for…

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