December 1941 newsreel

This Universal newsreel contains fantastic footage of the early years of WWII, including the Lend-Lease program, recent attack of Pearl Harbor, and even speeches by FDR.

Very useful for students to have a visual of the issues facing the world at the close of 1941.

For more on this era see our PowerPoints:

US History WWII

World History WWII

American Presidents

Made in the early 1950s, this video goes through each of the presidents through Eisenhower, stating his major accomplishments. After McKinley, video footage is included.

Excellent review of the first 34 presidents.