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Title
Navajo Code Talkers
Contributing Organization
Vision Maker Media (Lincoln, Nebraska)
AAPB ID
cpb-aacip/508-057cr5nw61
VMM Inventory #
2013-00389
Description
A documentary film using interviews and archival footage to show the vital role a small group of Navajo Marines played in the Pacific during World War II. Includes 1940s archival footage of Navajo life as well as scenes of World War II. Featured are interviews with Navajo Chairman Peter MacDonald, artist and scholar Carl Gorman, and Taos artist R.C. Gorman. Received a special Presidential commendation by Ronald Reagan. Produced by Tom McCarthy in 1998.
Date
1998-02-00
Asset type
Program
Creator
McCarthy, Tom, Producer
Media type
Moving Image
Duration
0:27:27
Citation
Chicago: “Navajo Code Talkers,” 1998-02-00, Vision Maker Media, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (WGBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC, accessed August 20, 2017, http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip_508-057cr5nw61.
MLA: “Navajo Code Talkers.” 1998-02-00. Vision Maker Media, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (WGBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC. Web. August 20, 2017. <http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip_508-057cr5nw61>.
APA: Navajo Code Talkers. Boston, MA: Vision Maker Media, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (WGBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC. Retrieved from http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip_508-057cr5nw61