The Resource Newsreel Highlighting the History of Pancho Villa ca. 1916, WPA Film Library, (electronic resource/)

Newsreel Highlighting the History of Pancho Villa ca. 1916, WPA Film Library, (electronic resource/)

Label
Newsreel Highlighting the History of Pancho Villa ca. 1916
Title
Newsreel Highlighting the History of Pancho Villa ca. 1916
Statement of responsibility
WPA Film Library
Contributor
Film distributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
The Mexican Revolution began in 1910, when opposition to dictator Porfirio Diaz's regime coalesced into armed revolt. Armies led by Pancho Villa, Emiliano Zapata, and Francisco I. Madero forced Diaz from power and installed Madero as president. After becoming president, Madero turned against his former comrades, executing and imprisoning supporters of Villa and Zapata. Following Madero's assassination by General Victoriano Huerta in 1913, Villa and Zapata again battled the government, this time alongside Venustiano Carranza, who wished to reinstate a constitutional democracy in Mexico. Facing enemies from all sides and suffering a U.S. blockade of ports, Huerta resigned on July 8, 1914. Carranza and his supporter, known as the constitutionalists, reached Mexico City first, brokered a deal with Mexico's largest union, and gained control of the government. With the backing of the United States, Carranza's army defeated Villa and Zapata, both of who had continued to fight because they did
Cataloging source
AzPhAEM
Characteristic
videorecording
Language note
Closed-captioned
Runtime
4
Technique
live action
Label
Newsreel Highlighting the History of Pancho Villa ca. 1916, WPA Film Library, (electronic resource/)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released by WPA Film Library, 1916
  • Streaming video file encoded with permission for digital streaming by Infobase on August 31, 2007
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Newsreel Highlighting the History of Pancho Villa ca. 1916
  • (4:06)
Control code
100038638
Extent
1 online resource (1 video file (4 min., 6 sec.))
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films On Demand
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
sound.
Specific material designation
remote
System details
  • Streaming video file
  • System requirements: Films On Demand platform
Label
Newsreel Highlighting the History of Pancho Villa ca. 1916, WPA Film Library, (electronic resource/)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released by WPA Film Library, 1916
  • Streaming video file encoded with permission for digital streaming by Infobase on August 31, 2007
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Newsreel Highlighting the History of Pancho Villa ca. 1916
  • (4:06)
Control code
100038638
Extent
1 online resource (1 video file (4 min., 6 sec.))
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films On Demand
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
sound.
Specific material designation
remote
System details
  • Streaming video file
  • System requirements: Films On Demand platform

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