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The Resource Africans in America : America's journey through slavery, a production of WGBH Boston ; executive producer, Orlando Bagwell; writer, Steve Fayer, (videorecording)

Africans in America : America's journey through slavery, a production of WGBH Boston ; executive producer, Orlando Bagwell; writer, Steve Fayer, (videorecording)

Label
Africans in America : America's journey through slavery
Title
Africans in America
Title remainder
America's journey through slavery
Statement of responsibility
a production of WGBH Boston ; executive producer, Orlando Bagwell; writer, Steve Fayer
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A four part series portraying the struggles of the African people in America. This series exposes the truth through surprising revelations, dramiatic recreations, rare archival photography, riveting first-person accounts and defines the reality of slaver's past through insightful commentary
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
OCO
Characteristic
videorecording
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Africans in America (Television program)
Credits note
Director of photography, Michael Chin; editor, Chuck Scott; music score, Bernice Johnson Reagon; associate producer, Patricia Garcia Rios
Language note
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Narrator: Angela Bassett
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1948-
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  • Bassett, Angela
  • Johnson, Charles Richard
Runtime
360
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  • Slavery
  • African Americans
Technique
live action
Label
Africans in America : America's journey through slavery, a production of WGBH Boston ; executive producer, Orlando Bagwell; writer, Steve Fayer, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast on PBS in 1998
  • Related to: Africans in America : America's journey through slavery / Charles Johnson, Patricia Smith, WGBH Series Research Team. -- New York : Harcourt Brace, c1998
  • Special features: Chapter search ; 2 songs from the Africans in America soundtrack ; access to the Africans in America web site, including a resource bank, teacher's guide, and youth activity guide
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
Disc one. The terrible transformation -- Revolution -- Disc two. Brotherly love -- Judgement day
Control code
ocm45872687
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Collector's ed.
Extent
2 videodiscs (ca. 6 hrs.)
Governing access note
For private home use only
Isbn
9781578075539
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
For private home use only.
Other control number
783421323094
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
WG999
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
738720
System details
DVD
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
Africans in America : America's journey through slavery, a production of WGBH Boston ; executive producer, Orlando Bagwell; writer, Steve Fayer, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast on PBS in 1998
  • Related to: Africans in America : America's journey through slavery / Charles Johnson, Patricia Smith, WGBH Series Research Team. -- New York : Harcourt Brace, c1998
  • Special features: Chapter search ; 2 songs from the Africans in America soundtrack ; access to the Africans in America web site, including a resource bank, teacher's guide, and youth activity guide
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
Disc one. The terrible transformation -- Revolution -- Disc two. Brotherly love -- Judgement day
Control code
ocm45872687
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Collector's ed.
Extent
2 videodiscs (ca. 6 hrs.)
Governing access note
For private home use only
Isbn
9781578075539
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
For private home use only.
Other control number
783421323094
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
WG999
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
738720
System details
DVD
Video recording format
laserdisc

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