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American Studies - American Decades: Videos and Audio


You can find a tremendous amount of primary source material on Youtube, including music, dancing, movies, television, sports, advertisements etc.  It is always worth checking.


Annenberg Media - A Biography of America

Series covering American History - covers decade by decade

Audio Archives

Films Media Group

Includes a section of original archival newsreels.  These would be primary sources.



Internet Archive

American Memory at Library of Congress

Britannica Videos