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The Resource The Big Picture : I Am the Guard, National Archives and Records Service

The Big Picture : I Am the Guard, National Archives and Records Service

Label
The Big Picture : I Am the Guard
Title
The Big Picture
Title remainder
I Am the Guard
Statement of responsibility
National Archives and Records Service
Title variation
I Am the Guard
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
This episode of the U.S. Army's The Big Picture television series focuses on the members of the Army National Guard who are civilians in peace and soldiers in war. This video from the National Archives and Records Administration shows the dedicated efforts of citizen soldiers as they maintain strength, fitness, and combat readiness as a full-fledged member of the Army team. Guardsmen assigned to the Nike-Ajax site in Concord, Massachusetts, are shown reacting to an alert warning of an unidentified flying object off the coast. The many and varied roles of the Army National Guard are examined in the film's final montage. Included is the role of the Guard in the event of a natural disaster
Member of
Cataloging source
AzPhAEM
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
9 & up
Language note
Closed-captioned
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Films for the Humanities (Firm)
  • Films Media Group
  • National Archives and Records Service
Runtime
30
Series statement
U.S. Army's The Big Picture television series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • History, Modern
  • World politics
  • Educational films
  • Video recordings
  • United States
  • United States
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The Big Picture : I Am the Guard, National Archives and Records Service
Link
http://catalog.forsythpl.org/polaris/custom/videoLogin.aspx?url=45098
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on October 13, 2011
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Intro: The Big Picture: I Am the Guard (2:17) -- National Guards Called to Action (4:07) -- Massachusetts National Guard Launching Site (3:22) -- Trained Guardsmen Track UFO (1:51) -- Guard and Army Training Equivalent (2:59) -- Guardsmen Man Nike Missile Sites (2:58) -- Dual Status of National Guard (2:25) -- National Guard Creed (5:14) -- Guardsmen Return to Daily Civilian Life (2:14) -- Credits: The Big Picture: I Am the Guard (0:26)
Dimensions
  • other
  • unknown
Extent
1 streaming video file (30 min.)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films on Demand
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
45098
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)844438242
  • 100045098
  • (FOD)100045098
System details
  • Mode of access: Internet
  • System requirements: FOD playback platform
Video recording format
other
Label
The Big Picture : I Am the Guard, National Archives and Records Service
Link
http://catalog.forsythpl.org/polaris/custom/videoLogin.aspx?url=45098
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on October 13, 2011
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Intro: The Big Picture: I Am the Guard (2:17) -- National Guards Called to Action (4:07) -- Massachusetts National Guard Launching Site (3:22) -- Trained Guardsmen Track UFO (1:51) -- Guard and Army Training Equivalent (2:59) -- Guardsmen Man Nike Missile Sites (2:58) -- Dual Status of National Guard (2:25) -- National Guard Creed (5:14) -- Guardsmen Return to Daily Civilian Life (2:14) -- Credits: The Big Picture: I Am the Guard (0:26)
Dimensions
  • other
  • unknown
Extent
1 streaming video file (30 min.)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films on Demand
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
45098
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)844438242
  • 100045098
  • (FOD)100045098
System details
  • Mode of access: Internet
  • System requirements: FOD playback platform
Video recording format
other
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