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Video of the Day – 11/17/15 (Duck and Cover)

Daily Video — “Duck and Cover” (1951)

Pulling from deep in the vaults today, we have the old Cold War film “Duck and Cover” (1951) from the Civil Defense Department and starring “Bert the Turtle”.  In this we learn just what to do in the case of a nuclear attack! This is from the amazing site and is in the Public Domain, so feel free to spread this where ever you like!

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Posted by on November 17, 2015 in Daily Video


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Photo of the Day – 2/19/14 (“Defense Workers Children Play War”, 1942)

Daily Photo — “Defense Workers Children Play War, 1942”

Use the photos posted in this feature for writing prompts, warm-up activities, drawing templates or as part of a photo analysis.

February, 1942.  Photo by Eliot Elisofon, LIFE Magazine

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Posted by on February 19, 2014 in Daily Photo


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