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The Resource The Donner Party, a Steeplechase Films production ; WGBH Educational Foundation ; WNET/Thirteen ; written and directed by Ric Burns ; produced by Lisa Ades and Ric Burns

The Donner Party, a Steeplechase Films production ; WGBH Educational Foundation ; WNET/Thirteen ; written and directed by Ric Burns ; produced by Lisa Ades and Ric Burns

Label
The Donner Party
Title
The Donner Party
Statement of responsibility
a Steeplechase Films production ; WGBH Educational Foundation ; WNET/Thirteen ; written and directed by Ric Burns ; produced by Lisa Ades and Ric Burns
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Chronicles the tale of the pioneer group that set out for California in the spring of 1846 and ended in disaster in the snows of the Sierra Nevada Mountains the following winter
Member of
Cataloging source
NVC
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
American experience (Television program)
Language note
Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Host, narrator, David McCullough
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Burns, Ric
  • McCullough, David G
  • Steeplechase Films Inc
  • WGBH Educational Foundation
  • WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)
  • PBS Video
Runtime
90
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Donner Party
  • Overland journeys to the Pacific
  • Videodiscs
  • Tahoe, Lake (Calif. and Nev.)
Technique
live action
Label
The Donner Party, a Steeplechase Films production ; WGBH Educational Foundation ; WNET/Thirteen ; written and directed by Ric Burns ; produced by Lisa Ades and Ric Burns
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally broadcast as a segment of the PBS television series: The American experience in 1992
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
833410
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (90 min.)
Isbn
9780780641297
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Publisher number
B8802
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 833410
  • (Sirsi) 833410
  • (OCoLC)51459147
System details
VHS format
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The Donner Party, a Steeplechase Films production ; WGBH Educational Foundation ; WNET/Thirteen ; written and directed by Ric Burns ; produced by Lisa Ades and Ric Burns
Publication
Note
Originally broadcast as a segment of the PBS television series: The American experience in 1992
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
833410
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (90 min.)
Isbn
9780780641297
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Publisher number
B8802
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 833410
  • (Sirsi) 833410
  • (OCoLC)51459147
System details
VHS format
Video recording format
DVD

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