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The Resource They made America, a production of WGBH Boston, in association with Innovative Ventures, LLC, (DVD videorecording)

They made America, a production of WGBH Boston, in association with Innovative Ventures, LLC, (DVD videorecording)

Label
They made America
Title
They made America
Statement of responsibility
a production of WGBH Boston, in association with Innovative Ventures, LLC
Title variation
Rebels, revolutionaries, newcomers, gamblers
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This series examines innovation in America through the stories of some resourceful men and women whose ideas and inventions have transformed the world
Cataloging source
NAB
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Disc. 1. Rebels: producer/writer/director, Linda Garmon ; Revolutionaries: producers/directors, Carl Charlson -- disc 2. Newcomers: producer/director, Megan Gelstein, Daniel McCabe ; Gamblers: producer/director, Patricia Garcia Rios ; music, Brian Keane
Language note
  • Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
  • Described verbally for the visually impaired
PerformerNote
David Ogden Stiers, narrator
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Stiers, David Ogden
  • Garmon, Linda
  • Charlson, Carl
  • Gelstein, Megan
  • McCabe, Daniel
  • Garcia Rios, Patricia
  • Keane, Brian
  • Evans, Harold
  • WGBH Video (Firm)
  • WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
  • Innovators Ventures, LLC
Runtime
240
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  • Inventors
  • Inventions
  • Descriptive videos
  • Described video for the visually impaired
Technique
live action
Label
They made America, a production of WGBH Boston, in association with Innovative Ventures, LLC, (DVD videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book "They made America" by Harold Evans
  • Originally released as a documentary television series
  • Special DVD features: Behind the scenes video; printable materials for educators; scene selection; web site access
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
  • disc 1.
  • Rebels ; Revolutionaries (120 minutes)
  • disc 2.
  • Newcomers ; Gamblers (120 minutes)
Control code
ocm57189503
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Letterbox.
Extent
2 videodiscs (240 min.)
Isbn
9781593751814
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
783421380691
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
DVD 4573-4574 WG38069
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
They made America, a production of WGBH Boston, in association with Innovative Ventures, LLC, (DVD videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book "They made America" by Harold Evans
  • Originally released as a documentary television series
  • Special DVD features: Behind the scenes video; printable materials for educators; scene selection; web site access
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
  • disc 1.
  • Rebels ; Revolutionaries (120 minutes)
  • disc 2.
  • Newcomers ; Gamblers (120 minutes)
Control code
ocm57189503
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Letterbox.
Extent
2 videodiscs (240 min.)
Isbn
9781593751814
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
783421380691
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
DVD 4573-4574 WG38069
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD

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