The Resource New York : a documentary film, a Steeplechase Films production ; directed by Ric Burns ; produced by Lisa Ades & Ric Burns ; written by Ric Burns & James Sanders, (videorecording)

New York : a documentary film, a Steeplechase Films production ; directed by Ric Burns ; produced by Lisa Ades & Ric Burns ; written by Ric Burns & James Sanders, (videorecording)

Label
New York : a documentary film
Title
New York
Title remainder
a documentary film
Statement of responsibility
a Steeplechase Films production ; directed by Ric Burns ; produced by Lisa Ades & Ric Burns ; written by Ric Burns & James Sanders
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This series chronicles the history of New York City from its beginnings in 1609 as a Dutch trading post, through the depression, onto the turbulent years of change in the following decades after WWII, to its present day status as one of the most important and influencial cities in the world
Related
Cataloging source
RNC
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
974.71
PerformerNote
Narrator: David Ogden Stiers; featured interviews with: Martin Scorsese, Senator Daniel Patrick Maynihan, Fran Lebowitz, Mayor Rudolph Guiliani, Former Mayor Ed Koch
Runtime
860
Technique
live action
Label
New York : a documentary film, a Steeplechase Films production ; directed by Ric Burns ; produced by Lisa Ades & Ric Burns ; written by Ric Burns & James Sanders, (videorecording)
Link
http://www.pbs.org/wnet/newyork/
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Special features: Charlie Rose interview; additional interviews including Donald Trump and more; archival motion pictures; deleted scenes
  • "A Steeplechase Films production for the American Experience in association with WGBH Boston, Thirteen/WNET, and the New-York Historical Society."
  • Originally broadcast as as part of the PBS series the American experience in 1999
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • mel
  • glg
Color
multicolored
Contents
Episode 1. 1609-1825, The country and the city -- Episode 2. 1825-1865, Order and disorder -- Episode 3. 1865-1898, Sunshine and shadow -- Episode 4. 1898-1918, The power and the people -- Episode 5. 1919-1931, Cosmopolis -- Episode 6. 1929-1941, City of tomorrow -- Episode 7. 1945-present, The city and the world -- Episode 8. 1946-2003, The center of the world
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
8 videodisc (DVD)s (ca. 860 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b20869629
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
20869629fr
System details
DVD. Region unspecified
Video recording format
laserdisc

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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      221 Burwood Highway, Burwood, Victoria, 3125, AU
      -37.846510 145.115099
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