OPRAH'S ALL-GIRLS SCHOOL IN SOUTH AFRICA The graduating class at an all-girls school in South Africa founded by Oprah Winfrey. The girls cheer because Oprah's coming. Oprah and Nelson Mandela speak in front of the class. The grounds of the school with several buildings under construction. Oprah interviews students and speaks to the press about the school.
Date: January 2, 2007 - COLOR Source: Video: DV Length: 00:01:14:00, No Audio
SAMUEL INSULL STRIKES INADVERTENT POSE FOR TIME MAGAZINE - 1934 Samuel Insull, utilities millionaire and co-founder of the company that would become General Electric walks down a set of stairs to a waiting car. Insull was charged with securities fraud three times in the mid-1930s. In an attempt to foil the media he strikes a pose that will later end up on a 1934 cover of Time magazine by shielding his face with his hat as he exits his vehicle. Mr. Insull was later acquitted of all charges against him.
SAMUEL INSULL - FORTUNE TURNS Samuel Insull, utilities millionaire and co-founder of the company that would become General Electric talks about the turn his fortune has taken from coming to America with two hundred dollars and an offer for a job to, "Today I haven't that two hundred dollars or a job either." Mr. Insull amassed a fortune in utilities and transportation companies bringing cheap electricity to millions but lost everything in the Depression and was later accused of securities fraud. Insull was cleared of the charges but left America to live in France where he later died of a heart attack penniless.
JOHN D. ROCKEFELLER ENJOYS ALONE TIME A snappily dressed John D. Rockefeller strolls along a path in a lush park enjoying the solitude before stopping at a park bench surrounded by carved statues and columns. Mr. Rockefeller founded the Standard Oil Company and supported many causes for education and public health.
MONTECASSINO MONASTERY RESTORED The famous Italian Montecassino Monastery founded by St. Benedict in the sixth century lay in ruins following World War II. Finally the monastery is restored to its former beauty and Pope Paul VI rededicates the shrine to the cause of peace. PLEASE NOTE: VIDEO & AUDIO OF NEWS ANCHORS & REPORTERS IS NOT AVAILABLE FOR LICENSING.
BLACK BABOONS - BERLIN ZOO Black baboons play and eat in their habitat at the Berlin Zoo. Particularly nice shot of two baboons playing in a tree and a zoom in on a single baboon walking across the rocks.
The Berlin zoo was founded in 1841 and has the largest range of species in the world.
Date: November 24, 1981 - COLOR Source: Video: 1" Length: 00:01:06:00, No Audio
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