The Resource Heroes on deck : World War II on Lake Michigan, Producer, Brian Kallies ; written and directed by John Davies, (videorecording)

Heroes on deck : World War II on Lake Michigan, Producer, Brian Kallies ; written and directed by John Davies, (videorecording)

Label
Heroes on deck : World War II on Lake Michigan
Title
Heroes on deck
Title remainder
World War II on Lake Michigan
Statement of responsibility
Producer, Brian Kallies ; written and directed by John Davies
Title variation
  • World War II on Lake Michigan
  • World War 2 on Lake Michigan
Contributor
Film producer
Narrator
Photographer
Screenwriter
Television director
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Tells the story of two passenger steamships that were converted into makeshift aircraft carriers in order to train more than 15,000 pilots and 40,000 deck crew in the safety of Lake Michigan, where today, more than one hundred World War II aircraft still rest on the lake bottom
Awards note
Emmy Award for best historical documentary
Cataloging source
WCFLS
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
358.4/071
Intended audience
E
PerformerNote
Narrator: Bill Kurtis
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kurtis, Bill.
  • Kallies, Brian.
  • Davies, Harvey Moshman
  • Davies, John.
  • Chicago Marine Heritage Society
Runtime
57
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • Sable (Ship)
  • Wolverine (Ship)
  • Air pilots, Military
  • Aircraft accidents
  • War and society
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Great Lakes Naval Training Center (Great Lakes, Ill.)
  • Naval Air Station Glenview (Ill.)
  • Navy Pier (Chicago, Ill.)
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Heroes on deck : World War II on Lake Michigan, Producer, Brian Kallies ; written and directed by John Davies, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "Underwritten exclusively by the Chicago Marine Heritage Society and its chairman Capt. Dave Truitt." -- container
  • "As seen on American public television stations nationwide" -- container
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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (57 minutes)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
643526999283
Other physical details
sound, colour
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • av00305166
  • 850174
System details
DVD, region free; stereo; widescreen presentation
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Heroes on deck : World War II on Lake Michigan, Producer, Brian Kallies ; written and directed by John Davies, (videorecording)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "Underwritten exclusively by the Chicago Marine Heritage Society and its chairman Capt. Dave Truitt." -- container
  • "As seen on American public television stations nationwide" -- container
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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (57 minutes)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
643526999283
Other physical details
sound, colour
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • av00305166
  • 850174
System details
DVD, region free; stereo; widescreen presentation
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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