The Resource A history of black achievement in America, produced by Centre Communications, Inc. for Ambrose Video Publishing, (DVD videorecording)

A history of black achievement in America, produced by Centre Communications, Inc. for Ambrose Video Publishing, (DVD videorecording)

Label
A history of black achievement in America
Title
A history of black achievement in America
Statement of responsibility
produced by Centre Communications, Inc. for Ambrose Video Publishing
Title variation
Black achievement in America
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This original eight-part series on four volumes documents black achievement in American history, its defining role in the growth of the country, and its influence on current events. The series highlights the many contributions of black Americans that have influenced and shaped the history of the United States
Cataloging source
IMD
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Co-producers, Ronald C. Meyer, Alphonse Keasley, Jr.; director, Scott Gordon ; original music, David Arkenstone ; writers, Ron G. Meyer, Mark Reeder, Alphonse Keasley
Language note
Soundtrack in English; subtitles available in English or Spanish
PerformerNote
Hosted by James Avery
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Gordon, Scott L
  • Avery, James
  • Reeder, Mark
  • Keasley, Alphonse
  • Meyer, Ronald C
  • Centre Communications
  • Ambrose Video Publishing
Runtime
216
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • DVDs
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
A history of black achievement in America, produced by Centre Communications, Inc. for Ambrose Video Publishing, (DVD videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • DVD
  • "As seen on public television"--Container
  • DVD extras include historical documents, photo gallery, teacher's guide, hi-def enhanced
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Disc. 1. Program 1: Settling the New World and founding the United States of America -- Program 2: Emergence of the black hero -- Disc. 2. Program 3: The fight for freedom -- Program 4: Blacks enter the Gilded Age -- Disc 3. Program 5: The foundation for equality -- Program 6: Depression and war -- Disc. 4. Program 7: Civil rights -- Program 8: A new age
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
4 videodiscs (216 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 739815002960 (set)
  • 739815002922 (v. 1)
  • 739815002939 (v. 2)
  • 739815002946 (v. 3)
  • 739815002953 (v. 4)
Other physical details
sd. col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm61724404
Video recording format
DVD
Label
A history of black achievement in America, produced by Centre Communications, Inc. for Ambrose Video Publishing, (DVD videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • DVD
  • "As seen on public television"--Container
  • DVD extras include historical documents, photo gallery, teacher's guide, hi-def enhanced
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Disc. 1. Program 1: Settling the New World and founding the United States of America -- Program 2: Emergence of the black hero -- Disc. 2. Program 3: The fight for freedom -- Program 4: Blacks enter the Gilded Age -- Disc 3. Program 5: The foundation for equality -- Program 6: Depression and war -- Disc. 4. Program 7: Civil rights -- Program 8: A new age
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
4 videodiscs (216 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 739815002960 (set)
  • 739815002922 (v. 1)
  • 739815002939 (v. 2)
  • 739815002946 (v. 3)
  • 739815002953 (v. 4)
Other physical details
sd. col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm61724404
Video recording format
DVD

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