The Resource New York--a documentary film, episode 1, 1609-1825, The country and the city, a Steeplechase Films production ; directed by Ric Burns ; produced by Lisa Ades and Ric Burns ; written by Ric Burns and James Sanders ; a Steeplechase Films production for the American Experience in association with WGBH Boston, Thirteen/WNET, and the New-York Historical Society, (videorecording)

New York--a documentary film, episode 1, 1609-1825, The country and the city, a Steeplechase Films production ; directed by Ric Burns ; produced by Lisa Ades and Ric Burns ; written by Ric Burns and James Sanders ; a Steeplechase Films production for the American Experience in association with WGBH Boston, Thirteen/WNET, and the New-York Historical Society, (videorecording)

Label
New York--a documentary film, episode 1, 1609-1825, The country and the city
Title
New York--a documentary film, episode 1
Title number
1609-1825
Title part
The country and the city
Statement of responsibility
a Steeplechase Films production ; directed by Ric Burns ; produced by Lisa Ades and Ric Burns ; written by Ric Burns and James Sanders ; a Steeplechase Films production for the American Experience in association with WGBH Boston, Thirteen/WNET, and the New-York Historical Society
Title variation
Country and the city
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Chronicles the history of New York from its founding in 1624 as a Dutch trading post through the explosion of economic growth generated by the completion of the Erie Canal in 1825
Member of
Cataloging source
NTG
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
American experience (Television program)
Credits note
Cinematography, Buddy Squires and Allen Moore ; edited by Li-Shin Yu ; narrated by David Ogden Stiers ; music, Brian Keane
Dewey number
974/.71
Intended audience
Canadian Home Video Rating: G
Language note
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Burns, Ric
  • Stiers, David Ogden
  • Steeplechase Films Inc
  • WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
  • WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)
  • PBS Home Video
  • Paramount Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
120
Series statement
PBS DVD gold
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  • Documentary television programs
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • Erie Canal (N.Y.)
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
New York--a documentary film, episode 1, 1609-1825, The country and the city, a Steeplechase Films production ; directed by Ric Burns ; produced by Lisa Ades and Ric Burns ; written by Ric Burns and James Sanders ; a Steeplechase Films production for the American Experience in association with WGBH Boston, Thirteen/WNET, and the New-York Historical Society, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast as part of the PBS series the American experience in 1999
  • For specific added features see container or interactive features menu while viewing disc
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 120 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • lbi00070356
  • XXX
System details
DVD ; full screen presentation
Terms governing use
HOME USE ONLY.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
New York--a documentary film, episode 1, 1609-1825, The country and the city, a Steeplechase Films production ; directed by Ric Burns ; produced by Lisa Ades and Ric Burns ; written by Ric Burns and James Sanders ; a Steeplechase Films production for the American Experience in association with WGBH Boston, Thirteen/WNET, and the New-York Historical Society, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast as part of the PBS series the American experience in 1999
  • For specific added features see container or interactive features menu while viewing disc
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 120 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • lbi00070356
  • XXX
System details
DVD ; full screen presentation
Terms governing use
HOME USE ONLY.
Video recording format
DVD

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