Flashback: 50 Events That Shaped America (DVD + Memorabilia)
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- Rated: Not Rated
- Run Time: 1 hours, 40 minutes
- Video: Black & White / Color
- Encoding: Region 1 (USA & Canada)
- Released: November 5, 2013
- Originally Released: 2013
- Label: Alchemy / Millennium
Description by OLDIES.com:
FLASHBACK - 50 EVENTS THAT SHAPED AMERICA – DVD: Take a journey back through time to see with your own eyes 50 of the most significant milestones to be caught on camera in the history of the United States. Using footage shot at the time of these incredible events, these unique mini-documentaries transport the viewer to a glorious - and sometimes tragic - past, where American icons can be seen in action, rather than as faded images in a dusty history book. Witness for yourself America's greatest moments of joy, pain, heartache and triumph to be relived, respected and remembered for generations to come.
50 EVENTS THAT SHAPED AMERICA - 28-PAGE BOOK: The rise and fall of presidents...the acts of pioneers, heroes, icons and villains... astounding physical and technological achievements...wars and natural disasters- multiple events and personalities have shaped the fortunes of America over the past century. From the bloody battlefields of World War I to the unforgettable horrors of 9/11, this picture-packed book forms the perfect complement to the accompanying DVD of historic film footage as it surveys landmark events in a century of change- a century that shaped modern America.
COMMEMORATIVE POSTER AND MEMORABILIA POSTCARDS : Researched and collated from original materials at The National Archives and Records Administration in Washington DC, this selection of memorabilia provides a fascinating insight into our country's rich heritage. Souvenir postcards range from a recruitment poster for World War I to rare images marking events such as Titanic's maiden voyage, the attacks on Pearl Harbor, the first man on the moon and more, while a highly visual commemorative poster pays homage to the key personalities and events that have added so much to the rich tapestry of American life.