Fort Wayne area videos
- 1938 Vintage Fort Wayne, Indiana Footage video shorts found by Advanced Media Integration - Downtown - trolley cars running down Main Street, the Baltes Hotel, the Keenan Hotel, and Hotel Anthony; Trains, Buses, and Planes - Pennsylvania Depot, now Baker Street, old Greyhound bus station, Smith Field Airport; Fort Wayne Theaters - Emboyd now the Embassy, Paramount Theater; Fort Wayne Parks and Beach - Memorial Park, Fort Wayne Japanese Gardens, Reservoir Park and Municipal Beach; Historic Building of Fort Wayne - International Harvester Plant, General Electric Building, Chamber of Commerce, City Light Office, City Hall & Police Headquarters (now the History Center), the Telephone Company, and the Filtration Plant; Schools of Fort Wayne - Concordia College and North Side High School; City of Churches - Concordia Lutheran Church, Trinity English Lutheran Church, and Saint Jude’s Catholic Church;
- Access Fort Wayne channel of YouTubes at the Allen County Public Library covers various topics
- Fort Wayne, Indiana - 1938 17 minute YouTubeby John Renz published March 20, 2015 is a continuous video that appears to be the same as Advanced Media Integration video shorts.
- City TV Features City of Fort Wayne list of videos since September 2012
- Fort Wayne History 5 minute YouTubeby Matt G published April 23, 2014
- Historic Old Fort / Fort Wayne, IN 5 minute aerial YouTubeby Carl Simons Jr. published June 2, 2015
- Ft. Wayne Interurban short 1.5 minute YouTubeby Bedford Milw published February 2, 2015
- Fort Wayne Zollner Pistons interview of sports memorabilia collector Don Graham on the The Weekly Special published March 27, 2014
- The Fort Report with Kevin Leininger - 30 minute interview December 23, 2012 with Allen County Public Library's Curt Witcher discussing the library's Lincoln genealogical collections and opportunities posed by the digital revolution.
- INFortWayne Video Archive INfortwayne video archive of area events and activities
- Life's Better Here videos by Indiana NewsCenter showing local communites in northeast Indiana - Fort Wayne 2012 - Fort Wayne 2011 - Fort Wayne 2010 - New Haven 2012 - New Haven 2011 - New Haven 2010 - Grabill 2012 - Grabill 2011 - Grabill 2010 - and Holidays Are Better Here - Fort Wayne 2011.
- 21Country videos, formerly Your Country, from Indiana NewsCenter television station about local places and people in northeast Indiana and northwest Ohio.
- Lincoln Financial Collection at the Allen County Public Library October 9, 2009 on ACPL YouTube John Beatty of ACPL and Eric Olsen of Indiana NewsCenter
- “My City”, the song that helped build pride in Fort Wayne, became so popular that local rapper Nyzzy Nyce decided to take it national and help build a sense of pride in every city across America. See rapper video on "My City" National Version Released Wednesday by Rachel Martin November 21, 2012 of Indiana NewsCenter. See also Nyzzy Nyce on MyCityMovement.com and HipHop4theCity.com.
- PrimeTime39 Friday night interview show on the local PBS39 WFWA Fort Wayne archives their videos on their website wfwa.org/localshows/prime-39 and vimeo vimeo.com/pbs39/videos .
- Fort Wayne Street Series: March 1974 is a nearly hour-long video on the Access YouTube channel published on November 23, 2015.
- Street Scene Series is individual videos from the hour long Access video above on the Allen County Public Library YouTube channel. This
is a series of Fort Wayne landmarks documented on open reel video tape in the 1970s. The series was made possible by the Fort Wayne Public Library, now the Allen County Public Library.YouTube playlist at the Allen County Public Library updated November 11, 2016 stated
The Street Scenes and Fort Wayne Landmarks series' as an attempt to preserve the flavor of some of the older, mainly residential areas of Fort Wayne. Series 2 consists of wide-angle views taken from a car moving slowly through the designated areas.
- Wolf & Dessauer: Fort Wayne History 3 minute YouTube3rd book promotion by Jim Barron by WANE NewsChannel 15 published November 13, 2011
- YourStories Made Here - northeast Indiana videos
- Allen County Genealogical Society of Indiana Marge and Adam interview on 35th Anniversary of ACGSI 17 Minutes by Linda Jackson on IndianaNewsCenter in June 2011
- American Ancestors - New England Historic Genealogical Society - Webinars
- Ancestry.com Academy - 100s of video courses
- Ancestry.com YouTube videos such as Back to the Basics: Genealogy 101 since July 15, 2008
- Ancestry.com Desktop Education Series - YouTube channel of mostly 15-20 minute videos and Livestream
- Archives.com YouTube channel videos since March 31, 2010
- BlogTalkRadio - Saturday afternoons, archived prior broadcasts, presented by the Federation of Genealogical Societies - each week they tackle the issues that confront genealogy societies. My Society - BlogTalkRadio - Archives
- BYU Family History Library YouTubes on many subjects from backups to software
- Educational Videos on Internet Archive might have a few genealogy gems hidden in the over 4,000 free online videos.
- FamilySearch videos such as 3 minute FamilySearch Getting Started Videos and 5 Minute Genealogy: Find A Record In Five Minutes and Genealogy for Beginners 5 minute videos.
- FamilySearch Learning Center 5 minute videos
- FamilySearch Online Family History Research Lessons - links to other online courses
- FamilySearch Research Courses - organized by country
- FamilyTreeMaker/Ancestry.com Webinars
- FHISO: Family History Standards for Your Genealogy Society December 15, 2012 an hour long video - also has archived videos
- The Genealogy Center Videos - quick guides
- Genealogy Gems Podcasts - Your Family History Show
- GeneaWebinars – A Directory of Upcoming Genealogy Webinars by Geneabloggers also archives previous webinars
- Geni Podcast on iTunes - Learn About Genealogy by Geni, Inc.
- Legacy Family Tree Webinars a new video is Free every week usually Wednesday, often additional video on Tuesday or Friday, then after one week requires a subscripton, over 500 videos. They have a Webinar Library: Free collection
- National Screening Room has hundreds of free historical films, commercials, newsreels & other clips at The National Archives.
- Relative Roots - most have a fee - some are archived webinars
- RootsMagic Webinars
- RootsTechhosted by FamilySearch in late winter, is the largest global family history event in the world! See previous year's videos. See video of Curt Witcher, Manager of The Genealogy Center, at RootsTech 2011 in high definition (click arrow box for full screen)
- So Many Genealogy-Related YouTube Channels, So Little Time! on Upfront With NGS - The Blog for the National Genealogical Society.
- U.S. National Archives YouTubechannel has annual Genealogy Fair videos live streaming, then archived back to 2005 and almost 900 videos on their YouTube Channel not specific to genealogy - but does have annual program Know Your Records See NARA and You by Judy G. Russel published October 27, 2017 on her The Legal Genealogist blog.
Movies and Television Shows filmed in or mention Fort Wayne
- Late 1930's called 'Mama Steps Out' that shows up on TCM every so often. The family in the movie is from Ft. Wayne and they go to Europe to become more cultured and comedy ensues
- Appointment With Danger....1951
- Night of Evil....1962, director Richard Galbreath, shot on location in Fort Wayne released January 27, 1962 with the premiere at the local Embassy Theater by Galbreath Productions. Discussed December 27, 2016, January 21, 2018 and February 16, 2018 on You are positively from Fort Wayne, if you remember... Closed group on Facebook. Night of Evil (1962) on IMDb and NIGHT OF EVIL(1962) on TCMdb and Night of Evil (1962) A moron’s act of violence initiates a years-long cycle of tragedy! by realthog published June 10, 2017.
- Patrick Drudge Back in the early 1960s Dick Galbreath who was known for doing Eckrich commercials made a feature-length film in Fort Wayne the premiered at the Embassy Theatre
- The Fugitive (1963) Season 3 Episode 22 Running Scared filmed in Fort Wayne. Discussed December 28, 2016 on You are positively from Fort Wayne, if you remember... Closed group on Facebook.
- Planet of the Apes (1968) Taylor talks with Dr. Zaius YouTubediscussed September 10, 2017 on You are positively from Fort Wayne, if you remember... Closed group on Facebook. Jefferson School was a real school discussed when Taylor (Charleton Heston) says to Zira and Cornelius that he learned to write at "Jefferson ... Elementary ... School ... Fort Wayne, IN" July 23, 2017 and another discussion July 24, 2017 was about movies set in Fort Wayne on You are positively from Fort Wayne, if you remember... Closed group on Facebook
- 1974 Animal House with John Belushi mentioned Fawn Leibowitz from Fort Wayne killed in a kiln accident discussed August 14, 2017 on You are positively from Fort Wayne, if you remember... Closed group on Facebook.
- Evening Magazine (series that ran from 1976-1989 that has parts of it filmed in Ft. Wayne)
- Savage Beach...1989
- In the Company of Men director Neil Labute (Jason Dixie)...1997
- 1994 "The Endless Bread"
- The Freak....1999 (parts were filmed in Ft. Wayne, Spencerville, Cedar Canyons, Garrett, Auburn and Waterloo)
- Healed by Grace....2012
- Midget Zombie Takeover....2013
- The Stray....2016
- Thy Neighbor (actually filmed in Auburn, IN) 2017 (currently in post production)
- Two Steps from Hope....2017 (filmed in Decatur, IN)
- NCIS Season 15, Episode 7 Burden of Proof aired November 7, 2017 showed an aerial view of the Allen County Courthouse. Discussed November 7, 2018 on You are positively from Fort Wayne, if you remember... Closed group on Facebook. CBS All Access subscriers can watch it at NCIS Burden of Proof S15 E7.
- The Spell of 13 (Indie horror flick) filmed at the old Northcrest movie theaters
- David Carradine and Mariel Hemingway shot at North Side High School called American Reel filmed in Lincoln Tower, O'Sullivans, Knotty Pine motel on Goshen among others http://m.imdb.com/title/tt0140806/?ref=m_nv_sr_1 ; Discussed July 24, 2017 on You are positively from Fort Wayne, if you remember... Closed group on Facebook.
- Books set in Fort Wayne: https://www.goodreads.com/places/1947-fort-wayne-indiana
- Movies set in Fort Wayne: Most Popular Titles With Location Matching "Fort Wayne, Indiana, USA"
Televeision Characters from Fort Wayne
- M.A.S.H.- Frank Burns;
- TV series Glee was set in Fort Wayne, but not filmed here.
- Shelley Long the actress was in 142 episodes on the Cheers 1983-1993 TV series.
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