The Resource A DVD history of the U.S. Constitution, produced by Centre Communications Inc. for Ambrose Video Publishing ; written by Scott Gordon and Mark Reeder ; produced by Ron Meyer and Mark Reeder ; directed by Ron Meyer, (DVD videorecording)

A DVD history of the U.S. Constitution, produced by Centre Communications Inc. for Ambrose Video Publishing ; written by Scott Gordon and Mark Reeder ; produced by Ron Meyer and Mark Reeder ; directed by Ron Meyer, (DVD videorecording)

Label
A DVD history of the U.S. Constitution
Title
A DVD history of the U.S. Constitution
Statement of responsibility
produced by Centre Communications Inc. for Ambrose Video Publishing ; written by Scott Gordon and Mark Reeder ; produced by Ron Meyer and Mark Reeder ; directed by Ron Meyer
Title variation
  • History of the U.S. Constitution
  • History of the United States Constitution
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This 8-part series explores how The U.S. Constitution came to be
Cataloging source
VPL
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Executive producers, William V. Ambrose, Allen Dohra ; music by David Arkenstone
Language note
In English with optional subtitles in English or Spanish ; closed-captioned in English
PerformerNote
Hosted by Jeff Fahey
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Meyer, Ronald C
  • Gordon, Scott L
  • Reeder, Mark
  • Fahey, Jeff
  • Centre Communications
  • Ambrose Video Publishing
Runtime
224
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States.
  • Constitutional law
  • Constitutional history
  • DVDs
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
A DVD history of the U.S. Constitution, produced by Centre Communications Inc. for Ambrose Video Publishing ; written by Scott Gordon and Mark Reeder ; produced by Ron Meyer and Mark Reeder ; directed by Ron Meyer, (DVD videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Special features: English and Spanish chaptered ; blackline masters ; historical documents ; timeline ; photo gallery ; teacher guide and lesson plans. To access the special features this DVD must be put in a computer with a DVD player. Quit the DVD software if it starts to play the disc. Navigate to this DVD and look in the folders labeled "Extras". The "Documents" folder has PDF files. To view the files you must have Adobe Acrobat Reader. Double click on the files to open them
  • The DVDs contain the following historical documents accessible via a computer with a DVD player: Amendments to the Constitution -- Bush v. Gore 2000 -- Dred Scott v. Sanford 1857 -- Interstate Commerce Act 1887 -- KELO et al. v. CITY OF NEW LONDON et al. 2005 -- Magna Carta translation -- Mapp v. Ohio 1961 -- Marbury v. Madison 1803 -- Miranda v. Arizona 1964 -- Plessy v. Ferguson 1896 -- Roe v. Wade 1973 -- Schenck v. U.S. 1919 -- The Bill of Rights -- The Declaration of Independence -- The Fundamental Orders of Connecticut 1638 -- The Judiciary Act of 1789 -- The Militia Act of 1792 -- The South Carolina Ordinance of Secession 1861 -- The U.S. Constitution
  • Specifications: Hi-definition enhanced
  • Documentary
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
DISC 1: Program 1: The seeds of the Constitution (1619-1739) ; Program 2: Founding the Constitution (1750-1774) -- DISC 2: Program 3: Writing the Constitution and the Bill of Rights (1774-1791) ; Program 4: Testing the Constitution (1793-1803) -- DISC 3: Program 5: The Constitution survives (1810-1861) ; Program 6: The Constitution is expanded (1865-1918) -- DISC 4: Program 7: The Constitution in a changing world (1919-1961) ; Program 8: Constitutional reform and controversy (1961-2005)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen version.
Extent
4 videodiscs (224 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 739815003035
  • 739815003042
  • 739815003059
  • 739815003066
  • 739815003073
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm62190542
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
A DVD history of the U.S. Constitution, produced by Centre Communications Inc. for Ambrose Video Publishing ; written by Scott Gordon and Mark Reeder ; produced by Ron Meyer and Mark Reeder ; directed by Ron Meyer, (DVD videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Special features: English and Spanish chaptered ; blackline masters ; historical documents ; timeline ; photo gallery ; teacher guide and lesson plans. To access the special features this DVD must be put in a computer with a DVD player. Quit the DVD software if it starts to play the disc. Navigate to this DVD and look in the folders labeled "Extras". The "Documents" folder has PDF files. To view the files you must have Adobe Acrobat Reader. Double click on the files to open them
  • The DVDs contain the following historical documents accessible via a computer with a DVD player: Amendments to the Constitution -- Bush v. Gore 2000 -- Dred Scott v. Sanford 1857 -- Interstate Commerce Act 1887 -- KELO et al. v. CITY OF NEW LONDON et al. 2005 -- Magna Carta translation -- Mapp v. Ohio 1961 -- Marbury v. Madison 1803 -- Miranda v. Arizona 1964 -- Plessy v. Ferguson 1896 -- Roe v. Wade 1973 -- Schenck v. U.S. 1919 -- The Bill of Rights -- The Declaration of Independence -- The Fundamental Orders of Connecticut 1638 -- The Judiciary Act of 1789 -- The Militia Act of 1792 -- The South Carolina Ordinance of Secession 1861 -- The U.S. Constitution
  • Specifications: Hi-definition enhanced
  • Documentary
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
DISC 1: Program 1: The seeds of the Constitution (1619-1739) ; Program 2: Founding the Constitution (1750-1774) -- DISC 2: Program 3: Writing the Constitution and the Bill of Rights (1774-1791) ; Program 4: Testing the Constitution (1793-1803) -- DISC 3: Program 5: The Constitution survives (1810-1861) ; Program 6: The Constitution is expanded (1865-1918) -- DISC 4: Program 7: The Constitution in a changing world (1919-1961) ; Program 8: Constitutional reform and controversy (1961-2005)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen version.
Extent
4 videodiscs (224 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 739815003035
  • 739815003042
  • 739815003059
  • 739815003066
  • 739815003073
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm62190542
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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