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Film & Media Archive

This guide will help you to use the Film and Media Archive at Washington University in St. Louis.

Archive Description

The Film and Media Archive contains a vast array of audiovisual and printed materials related to 20th-century American, African-American, and African history and culture. 

The holdings of the Archive include the production materials of several major documentary filmmakers, including Henry Hampton (Eyes on the Prize) and William Miles (I Remember Harlem), Jack Willis (The Streets of Greenwood), as well as a large collection of educational films in its Educational Films Collection. 


Archive Photos

Audiotapes from our vault

Manuscript materials from our vault