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Grab your cameras -- Theodore Roosevelt is coming to Augusta

...Roosevelt's autobiography is wonderful (and still in print). In addition, you may wish to watch (or watch again) the fine Ken Burns series on the Roosevelts, which has been featured on PBS recently. (The writer? a retired U.S. Air Force major general...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2015-09-19/grab-your-camera
What Is It?

...that the historian was Shelby Foote, the butter-voiced Mississippi novelist who shot to fame after a major role in Ken Burns' series about the War Between the States in 1990.For fun, we also said it was the name of a young lady who tore the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2015-09-17/what-it
Immunotherapy hot topic for cancer

...trial using altered poliovirus to treat deadly brain tumors at Duke University; it provided the hopeful ending to the Ken Burns documentary Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies; and it was the focus of where the field stands in a special section...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2015-04-04/immunotherapy-hot-topic-canc
Gifts for TV lovers

...PBS Distribution; DVD, $99.99; Blu-ray, $109.99)THE ROOSEVELTS: AN INTIMATE HISTORY: In 14 hours, Ken Burns' magnificent triple profile spans a century from Theodore Roosevelt's birth in 1858 through the life of Franklin D...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-12-06/gifts-tv-lovers
NYC's Roosevelt House: History and education

NEW YORK - Ken Burns' new documentary about the Roosevelts ? presidents Theodore and Franklin, and Franklin's wife, Eleanor ? is bound to stir...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-09-20/nycs-roosevelt-house-history-and-ed
Scott Michaux, Augusta Chronicle sports fans have love-hate affair

...this year highlighted Augusta product Brandon Douglas' flip into the end zone against Missouri. Scott used a little Ken Burns effect as Douglas spoke about the play.You can find both of these videos on YouTube by searching for Augusta ChronicleTV...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-11-14/scott-michaux-augusta-chronic
Burns explores Roosevelt legacy in new documentary

WARM SPRINGS, Ga. - Filmmaker Ken Burns plans to tell the story of three of the most famous Roosevelts, their strengths and weaknesses, in an upcoming documentary on...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2013-11-09/burns-explores-roosevelt-legacy-new
Baseball exhibit to be shown on Augusta State campus starting Jan. 18.

...unveil the exhibit at 5:30 p.m., Jan. 18.At the school's University Hall (Room 170), a special segment of Ken Burns' Baseball will be featured, followed by a panel discussion with guest speakers including former Negro League baseball...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2013-01-10/baseball-exhibit-be-show
Vintage film of baseball game in Georgia is uncovered

...Compton said in a statement announcing the film's discovery.Lynn Novick, the directing/producing partner of Ken Burns at Florentine Films, which produced Burns' 1994 documentary, Baseball, said she wishes they'd known about it when...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-04-20/vintage-film-baseball-game-ge
Civil War 150th a lifetime event for re-enactors

...Civil War Medicine in Frederick, Md.Interest in re-enacting has ebbed and flowed over the decades."You get the Ken Burns series on the Civil War coming out and everyone wants to be a re-enactor. Then it ebbed." said Mike Stivers of Summerville...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2011-04-09/civil-war-150th-lifetime-event-re-e
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