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The Resource Empire upon the trails, a co-production of Insignia Films and WETA-TV, Washington in association with Florentine Films and Time-Life Video & Television ; directed by Stephen Ives ; producers, Stephen Ives, Jody Abramson, Michael Kantor ; writers, Geoffrey C. Ward, Dayton Duncan, (videorecording)

Empire upon the trails, a co-production of Insignia Films and WETA-TV, Washington in association with Florentine Films and Time-Life Video & Television ; directed by Stephen Ives ; producers, Stephen Ives, Jody Abramson, Michael Kantor ; writers, Geoffrey C. Ward, Dayton Duncan, (videorecording)

Label
Empire upon the trails
Title
Empire upon the trails
Statement of responsibility
a co-production of Insignia Films and WETA-TV, Washington in association with Florentine Films and Time-Life Video & Television ; directed by Stephen Ives ; producers, Stephen Ives, Jody Abramson, Michael Kantor ; writers, Geoffrey C. Ward, Dayton Duncan
Title variation
West
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In the early 1800's, no one knew who would control the seemingly infinite spaces of the West. Hopeful Americans moved onward toward Manifest Destiny, as they determined to make the West--all of it--their own
Member of
Cataloging source
OWM
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Executive producer, Ken Burns ; photography, Buddy Squires, Allen Moore ; editor, Richard Hankin ; narrator, Peter Coyote ; music, Matthias Gohl ; consultant, Geoffrey C. Ward
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1961-
  • 1953-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ives, Stephen
  • Abramson, Jody
  • Kantor, Michael
  • Ward, Geoffrey C
  • Duncan, Dayton
  • Burns, Ken
  • Coyote, Peter
  • Insignia Films
  • Florentine Films
  • WETA-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.)
  • PBS Home Video
  • Turner Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
84
Series statement
West
Series volume
2
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Whitman, Narcissa Prentiss
  • Houston, Sam
  • Sager family
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
  • West (U.S.)
  • West (U.S.)
  • Oregon National Historic Trail
  • United States
Technique
live action
Label
Empire upon the trails, a co-production of Insignia Films and WETA-TV, Washington in association with Florentine Films and Time-Life Video & Television ; directed by Stephen Ives ; producers, Stephen Ives, Jody Abramson, Michael Kantor ; writers, Geoffrey C. Ward, Dayton Duncan, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
  • Historical TV documentary series
  • "Ken Burns presents The West, a film by Stephen Ives"--Container
  • Originally produced as a TV series by WETA-TV, Washington, D.C
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (84 min.)
Isbn
9780780613454
Isbn Type
(v.2)
Medium for sound
videotape
Other control number
9405433393
Other physical details
sd., col. and B&W
Publisher number
B3339V
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System control number
  • OCM36205852
  • CARL036205852
System details
VHS
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)
Label
Empire upon the trails, a co-production of Insignia Films and WETA-TV, Washington in association with Florentine Films and Time-Life Video & Television ; directed by Stephen Ives ; producers, Stephen Ives, Jody Abramson, Michael Kantor ; writers, Geoffrey C. Ward, Dayton Duncan, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
  • Historical TV documentary series
  • "Ken Burns presents The West, a film by Stephen Ives"--Container
  • Originally produced as a TV series by WETA-TV, Washington, D.C
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (84 min.)
Isbn
9780780613454
Isbn Type
(v.2)
Medium for sound
videotape
Other control number
9405433393
Other physical details
sd., col. and B&W
Publisher number
B3339V
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System control number
  • OCM36205852
  • CARL036205852
System details
VHS
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)

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