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The Resource Forgotten Ellis Island : the extraordinary story of America's immigrant hospital, Boston Film & Video Productions LLC ; WGBH Educational Foundation ; produced, written & directed by Lorie Conway, (videorecording)

Forgotten Ellis Island : the extraordinary story of America's immigrant hospital, Boston Film & Video Productions LLC ; WGBH Educational Foundation ; produced, written & directed by Lorie Conway, (videorecording)

Label
Forgotten Ellis Island : the extraordinary story of America's immigrant hospital
Title
Forgotten Ellis Island
Title remainder
the extraordinary story of America's immigrant hospital
Statement of responsibility
Boston Film & Video Productions LLC ; WGBH Educational Foundation ; produced, written & directed by Lorie Conway
Title variation
Extraordinary story of America's immigrant hospital
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In the era before antibiotics, tens of thousands of immigrant patients were separated from family, detained in the hospital on Ellis Island, and healed from illness before becoming citizens. 350 babies were born, and ten times that many immigrants died on Ellis Island and were buried in pauper's graves around New York City
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Ken Willinger ; editor, William A. Anderson ; composer, Gil Talmi
Date time place
Originally broadcast on television in 2008
Dewey number
304.8/73
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
Closed-captioned
LC call number
JV6484
LC item number
.F67 2009
PerformerNote
Narrator, Elliott Gould
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1954-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Conway, Lorie
  • Gould, Elliott
  • Boston Film & Video Productions
  • WGBH Educational Foundation
  • PBS Home Video
Runtime
57
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ellis Island Hospital
  • Ellis Island Immigration Station (N.Y. and N.J.)
  • United States
  • Hospitals
  • Registers of births, etc.
Technique
live action
Label
Forgotten Ellis Island : the extraordinary story of America's immigrant hospital, Boston Film & Video Productions LLC ; WGBH Educational Foundation ; produced, written & directed by Lorie Conway, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Distribution
Note
  • Documentary
  • Title from container
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn301983667
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc [approximately 57 min.]
Governing access note
For private home use only
Isbn
9780793670246
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887010252
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
FGEI601
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 967788
  • (Sirsi) o301983667
  • (OCoLC)301983667
System details
DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (enhanced); Dolby Digital stereo., NTSC
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Forgotten Ellis Island : the extraordinary story of America's immigrant hospital, Boston Film & Video Productions LLC ; WGBH Educational Foundation ; produced, written & directed by Lorie Conway, (videorecording)
Distribution
Note
  • Documentary
  • Title from container
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn301983667
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc [approximately 57 min.]
Governing access note
For private home use only
Isbn
9780793670246
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887010252
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
FGEI601
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 967788
  • (Sirsi) o301983667
  • (OCoLC)301983667
System details
DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (enhanced); Dolby Digital stereo., NTSC
Video recording format
DVD

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