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Miscellaneous Videos Collection

Collection ID

Acc. 978

Related Subject(s)

Collecting Area(s)


Collection Summary

Miscellaneous Videos Collection
circa 1990-2010      
2.6 linear feet (7 boxes)
Special Collections Research Center, Temple University Libraries
Materials in English


Detailed Collection Information

Description of Collection

This collection consists of video tapes removed from manuscript collections or tapes donated by patrons who have used photographs and or other SCRC materials in their film productions. The majority of the tapes are in VHS format and can be viewed in the SCRC reading room. 

Patron Information

Technical Access

Original audiovisual materials, as well as preservation and duplicating masters, may not be played. Researchers must consult use copies, or if none exist must pay for a use copy. Certain digital files may also be inaccessible. Please contact the Special Collections Research Center for more information.

Publication and Copyright Information

The Miscellaneous Videos Collection is the physical property of the Special Collections Research Center, Temple University Libraries. Intellectual property rights, including copyright, belong to the authors or their legal heirs and assigns. Researchers are responsible for determining the identity of rights holders and obtaining their permission for publication and for other purposes where stated.

Preferred Citation

[Description and date of item], [Box/folder number], Miscellaneous Videos Collection, Acc. 978, Special Collections Research Center, Temple University Libraries, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Administrative Information

Acquisition Information

Acquired from various sources.

Processing Information

Finding aid revised according to contemporary archival standards in July 2015 by Patrick Stalter, student worker


Index Terms

The following headings have been used to index the description of this collection in Temple University’s electronic catalog:
Philadelphia (Pa.)
Material Types:  
Video recordings


Inventory only for Boxes 1-5.

1                    Accompanying text to videos           

2          1          Philadelphia Federation of Teachers, parts 1&2          1992

2          2          Fattah for Congress          1991

2          3          NTV-Shitterutsumeri: Grace Kelly (Accession 748)          1992

2          4          The Standard Railroads of the World (Accession 753)          1991

2          5          The League of Women Voters: Philadelphia Citizenship in Action          1993

2          6          Things that Aren't There Anymore (Accession 768)          1993

2          7          The Final Asylum: The closing of the Philadelphia State Hospital          Undated

2          8          Midnight Ramble: Oscar Micheaux and the Story of the Race Movies          1993                     

3          9          Philadelphia’s Christmas Past (Accession 798)          1994

3          10          The Legacy of Alice Fishers-Memorial Banquet (Accession 880)          1997

3          11          Dateline NBC: The Vanishing of Einhorn (Accession 881)          1998

3          12          Hair Stories Preview          1998

3          13          The Saga of PGH (Accession 907)          1999

3          14          Howard Cosell: Telling it Like it Is (Accession 917)          1999

3          15          Byron Nelson: A Texas Gentleman          1999

3          16          The Great Entrepreneurs (PBS)          2001

3          17          A Principled Man: Reverend Leon Sullivan          2000

3          18          The Great Philadelphia Athletics, Philadelphia Daily News          1991

3          19          Millennium Philadelphia: The Last 100 Years, Philadelphia Inquirer          1999              

4          20          Stories We Tell, New Liberty Productions          Undated

4          21          NICC PSA Campaign, Presbyterian Church USA, Maggie Kuhn          Undated

4          22          Philadelphia High School for Girls: 150 Years-A Beginning          2001

4          23          Severed Souls by Tina Morton          Undated

4          24          Billie Holiday          Undated

4          25          Philly Hoops: the SPHAS and the Warriors          2003

4          26          History Detectives          Undated

4          27          Safe Harbor          2003

4          28          It's A Mitzvah, WHYY-TV          Undated

4          29          The Origins of Aids          2004

4          30          Data Maps of 6.3 Billion Citizens (Japanese)          2004                

5          31          Arthur B. Carles: Philadelphia Artist          Undated

5          32          Legends of Park and Recreation: An Interview with Nathaniel Washington          Undated

5          33          Wilt Chamberlain: Larger Than Life          2004

5          34          School District of Philadelphia: Looking Back, Moving Forward          2005

5          35          Out of Time: A History of Public School Education in Philadelphia (Scribe)2004          2004

5          36          NBC Dateline Ira Einhorn          1998

5          37          The Broad Street Project (Scribe Video Center)          2003