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The Resource Abraham and Mary Lincoln : a house divided, WGBH ; produced in association with PBS ; produced and directed by David Grubin ; written by David Grubin and Geoffrey C. Ward, (videorecording)

Abraham and Mary Lincoln : a house divided, WGBH ; produced in association with PBS ; produced and directed by David Grubin ; written by David Grubin and Geoffrey C. Ward, (videorecording)

Label
Abraham and Mary Lincoln : a house divided
Title
Abraham and Mary Lincoln
Title remainder
a house divided
Statement of responsibility
WGBH ; produced in association with PBS ; produced and directed by David Grubin ; written by David Grubin and Geoffrey C. Ward
Title variation
  • American experience
  • House divided
Title variation remainder
a house divided
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Weaves the lives of Abraham and Mary Lincoln; Abraham the dirt-farmer's son turned Great Emancipator and Mary the emotionally fragile daughter of wealthy Southern slave-owners. Together, they ascended to the pinnacle of power at this crucial time in the nation's history. Abraham Lincoln's legacy reshaped the nation while the tragedy of his death left Mary reclusive and forgotten
Member of
Cataloging source
lbi
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematographer, James Callanan ; music, Michael Bacon
Dewey number
973.70922
Intended audience
E
Language note
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Narrator, David McCullough ; voice of Abraham Lincoln, David Morse ; voice of Mary Lincoln, Holly Hunter
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1953-
  • 1958-
  • 1922-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Grubin, David
  • Ward, Geoffrey C
  • McCullough, David G
  • Morse, David
  • Hunter, Holly
  • Callanan, James
  • Bacon, Michael
  • WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
  • Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)
  • PBS Home Video
  • Paramount Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
300
Series statement
American experience
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lincoln, Abraham
  • Lincoln, Mary Todd
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
  • Historical television programs
  • Biographical television programs
  • Documentary television programs
  • United States
  • United States
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Abraham and Mary Lincoln : a house divided, WGBH ; produced in association with PBS ; produced and directed by David Grubin ; written by David Grubin and Geoffrey C. Ward, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally broadcast on television in February 2001
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Episode 1. Ambition -- episode 2. We are elected -- episode 3. Shattered -- episode 4. The dearest of all things -- episode 5. This frightful war -- episode 6. Blind with weeping
Dimensions
4 3/4 inches.
Dimensions
other
Extent
3 videodiscs (circa 300 minutes)
Isbn
9781627891141
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887022439
Other physical details
sound, colour with black and white sequences
Publisher number
AMRX 603
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • lbu00122514
  • 782093
System details
DVD ; widescreen presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Abraham and Mary Lincoln : a house divided, WGBH ; produced in association with PBS ; produced and directed by David Grubin ; written by David Grubin and Geoffrey C. Ward, (videorecording)
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally broadcast on television in February 2001
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Episode 1. Ambition -- episode 2. We are elected -- episode 3. Shattered -- episode 4. The dearest of all things -- episode 5. This frightful war -- episode 6. Blind with weeping
Dimensions
4 3/4 inches.
Dimensions
other
Extent
3 videodiscs (circa 300 minutes)
Isbn
9781627891141
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887022439
Other physical details
sound, colour with black and white sequences
Publisher number
AMRX 603
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • lbu00122514
  • 782093
System details
DVD ; widescreen presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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