Founding Father Videos



Founding Father Videos Videos

The Constitution of the United States of America

This video was made to help students understand why the Constitution was created. It explains the purpose, the meaning, and the intent of this most important American document. [WATCH]


Introduction to the United States Constitution

An introduction to the US Constitution including a brief history and description of events leading up to its signing. [WATCH]


Alexander Hamilton Videos

Alexander Hamilton - Mini Biography

Watch a short biography video of Alexander Hamilton, the first United States Secretary of the Treasury who was shot by Aaron Burr during a duel. Subscribe for more great Mini Bios - http://bit.ly/19TaCFh Learn more about Alexander Hamilton: http://bit.ly/14WFeH4 Watch more videos about Alexander Hamilton: http://bit.ly/17EnYEt Learn more about [WATCH]


Arthur Middleton Videos

Arthur Middleton

A brief biography of the life of Arthur Middleton, statesman and signer of the Declaration of Independence. Through the use of archival materials, scholar interviews, and historic landmarks and reenactments, this program details the events surrounding Middleton’s life and his contributions to South Carolina and American history. [WATCH]


Benjamin Franklin Videos

Benjamin Franklin Biyography

The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin is the traditional name for the unfinished record of his own life written by Benjamin Franklin from 1771 to 1790; however, Franklin himself appears to have called the work his Memoirs. Although it had a tortuous publication history after Franklin's death, this work has become one of the most famous and influen [WATCH]



Franklin's Spark (1720-1765)

Benjamin Franklin is Philadelphia's most iconic citizen, but how did William Penn's city shape the man often called [WATCH]


Benjamin Rush Videos

Fever: 1793 - Benjamin Rush: Statesman and Scienti

Philadelphia: The Great Experiment Webisode: Benjamin Rish Benjamin Rush, a respected and revered member in the world of medical science, led the city in treating Yellow Fever with [WATCH]


Caesar Rodney Videos

Caesar Rodney

A brief highlight on the life of Caesar Rodney, a signer of the Declaration of Independence. [WATCH]


Edward Rutledge Videos

Edward Rutledge

A brief biography of the life of Edward Rutledge, statesman, South Carolina Governor, and signer of the Declaration of Independence. Through the use of archival materials, scholar interviews, visits to historic landmarks, and reenactments, this program details the events surrounding Rutledge’s life and his contributions to South Carolina and Amer [WATCH]


George Mason Videos

A Stafford History Minute: George Mason

George Mason IV (December 11, 1725 -- October 7, 1792) was an American Patriot, statesman and a delegate from Virginia to the U.S. Constitutional Convention. Along with James Madison, he is called the [WATCH]


George Washington Videos

25 Interesting Things You Didn't Know About George

Did you know that before fighting against the British he actually fought for the British? These are 25 interesting things you didn't know about George Washington. https://twitter.com/list25 https://www.facebook.com/list25 http://list25.com Check out the text version too! - http://list25.com/25-interesting-things-you-didnt-know-about-george- [WATCH]


George Washington - Mini Biography

Watch a short biography video of George Washington and learn about the life of the first President of the United States. Learn more about George Washington: http://bit.ly/14H5YcC Watch the U.S. Presidents play list: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1-IgxSn21jU&list=PLRlmwKnv77HoRbV8JpLxx5SIDaXmoPxx7 Watch more George Washington video: http://bi [WATCH]


#01 George Washington

Excerpt from the History Channel's The Presidents series featuring George Wahsington. [WATCH]


James Madison Videos

James Madison - Mini Biography

Watch a short biography video on James Madison, the fourth President of the United States and the [WATCH]



President James Madison Biography

http://www.facts-about.org.uk/american-president-james-madison.htm. Watch this video about President James Madison providing interesting, fun facts and info about the life biography of James Madison, the first President of America. Gain a fast overview of his life! Short biography with key dates containing his bio, information & trivia about his ca [WATCH]


#04 James Madison

Excerpt from the History Channel's The Presidents series featuring James Madison. [WATCH]


James Monroe Videos

#05 James Monroe

Excerpt from the History Channel's The Presidents series featuring James Monroe. [WATCH]


President James Monroe Biography

http://www.facts-about.org.uk/american-president-james-monroe.htm. Watch this video about President James Monroe providing interesting, fun facts and info about the life biography of James Monroe, the first President of America. Gain a fast overview of his life! Short biography with key dates containing his bio, information & trivia about his caree [WATCH]


James Monroe Facts and Biography

US President James Monroe served in the Continental Army during the Revolutionary War, served as Ambassador to France, and even served as governor of Virginia before becoming president. He was a popular president who is credited with creating a foreign policy that lasted longer than any other foreign policy in the nation. Learn more facts about him [WATCH]


John Adams Videos

Mini BIO - Abigail Adams

Abigail Adams served as unofficial adviser to her husband, writing him letters and counseling him on many issues. Learn more about Abigail Adams: http://bit.ly/QrYykJ Watch more Mini Bios: http://bit.ly/U9VObh Learn more about U.S. First Ladies: http://bit.ly/OHX5sf Learn more about Abigail and John Adams: http://bit.ly/RCr5D7 [WATCH]


John Adams

http://www.presidents-usa.info/president-john-adams.htm Fast, fun facts about John Adams. Discover details and info about his life and accomplishments as an American President. Information about when he was born, his birthplace, childhood and education. This John Adams biography provides an overview of his achievements during his presidency and as [WATCH]


#02 John Adams

Excerpt from the History Channel's The Presidents series featuring John Adams. [WATCH]


John Hancock Videos

John Hancock | The Lives of the Founding Fathers

Follow the lives of America's Founding Fathers through this video series [WATCH]


Roger Sherman Videos

Roger Sherman

A brief highlight on the life of Roger Sherman, a signer of the Declaration of Independence. [WATCH]


Thomas Jefferson Videos

Thomas Jefferson - Mini Biography

Watch a short video biography of Thomas Jefferson, the draftsman of the Declaration of Independence and the third president of the United States. Learn more about Thomas Jefferson: http://bit.ly/169HFjH Watch the U.S. Presidents play list: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1-IgxSn21jU&list=PLRlmwKnv77HoRbV8JpLxx5SIDaXmoPxx7 Watch more videos about [WATCH]


#03 Thomas Jefferson

Excerpt from the History Channel's The Presidents series featuring Thomas Jefferson. [WATCH]


Thomas Paine Videos

Common Sense by Thomas Paine [Philosophy Audiobook

Common Sense by Thomas Paine, Audiobook, Audio Philosophy. Thomas Paine has a claim to the title The Father of the American Revolution because of Common Sense, the pro-independence monograph pamphlet he anonymously published on January 10, 1776; signed [WATCH]


William Ellery Videos

William Ellery Channing: Discourse on Spiritual Fr

William Ellery Channing: Discourse on Spiritual Freedom 1830 Excerpts read by Charles Bryant I do not often read sermons. But when I came upon this discourse, I was immediately struck by its truth and power. It was given by Dr Channing in 1830, but it applies equally in 2010; and not only to Christianity, but to all religion and to every sect [WATCH]