Surfnetkids Video

History and Holidays Videos

The Most Wanted Man in America

Thumbnail image for The Most Wanted Man in America

See the original reward poster issued for John Wilkes Booth, John Surratt and David Harold as archived at the Library of Congress.

View the video →

Papers of Abraham Lincoln

Thumbnail image for Papers of Abraham Lincoln

The Papers of Abraham Lincoln is a long-term project dedicated to identifying, imaging, transcribing, annotating, and publishing primary source documents related to Abraham Lincoln.

View the video →

A President’s Premonition

Thumbnail image for A President’s Premonition

Days before his assassination, Lincoln recounts an ominous dream.

View the video →

The Napoleon Report with Bob Hale

Thumbnail image for The Napoleon Report with Bob Hale

Horrible Histories brings us another entertaining history snippet highlighting the accomplishments of Napoleon Bonaparte.

View the video →

Greatest Heroes in History: Napoleon

Thumbnail image for Greatest Heroes in History:  Napoleon

This great biographical documentary covers a lot of information in under 25 minutes. From his time in Egypt to his coronation as Emperor of France and his eventual exiles; this is Napoleon Bonaparte.

View the video →

Hanukkah with Todd and God

Thumbnail image for Hanukkah with Todd and God

While cleaning his hanukkiah, Todd discovers a magical friend who teaches him how to light the Hanukkah candles. Always from left to right, Todd.

View the video →

Chanukah with Veronica Monica

Thumbnail image for Chanukah with Veronica Monica

Visit 165 B.C.E. with Veronica Monica as she gives an eyewitness account of the story of Chanukah. Her entertaining report starts with the revolt against the Syrian King and ends with the miracle of the oil.

View the video →

Her Star Still Shines

Thumbnail image for Her Star Still Shines

Filled with pictures, video, quotes and sound clips, this commemorative video of the 125th anniversary of the birth of Eleanor Roosevelt captures the strength, courage and power of this influential woman.

View the video →

The Revolutions of 1989

Thumbnail image for The Revolutions of 1989

The dramatic fall of communism across Eastern Europe cannot be traced to one event, one decision, or one person. Get a brief overview of the landmark events from Lech Walesa in Poland to the execution of Romanian president Nicolae Ceausescu in this informative video.

View the video →

Handy Halloween Party Favors

Thumbnail image for Handy Halloween Party Favors

Easy-to-make, kid-friendly party or trick-or-treat favors for Halloween. Learn how to make pumpkin pouches stuffed with candy and spooky soap with spiders inside

View the video →