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The Resource A midwife's tale, Blueberry Hill Productions ; directed by Richard P. Rogers ; written and produced by Laurie Kahn-Leavitt, (DVD videorecording)

A midwife's tale, Blueberry Hill Productions ; directed by Richard P. Rogers ; written and produced by Laurie Kahn-Leavitt, (DVD videorecording)

Label
A midwife's tale
Title
A midwife's tale
Statement of responsibility
Blueberry Hill Productions ; directed by Richard P. Rogers ; written and produced by Laurie Kahn-Leavitt
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Director
Production personnel
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The life of Martha Ballard, a frontier midwife in Maine, is reconstructed through her diary. She lived through the economic boom and bust, and political and social turmoil of the decades following the American Revolution
Member of
Cataloging source
PX0
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
American experience (Television program)
Credits note
Key advisor and collaborator, Laurel Thatcher Ulrich ; editors, William A. Anderson, Susan Korda ; director of photography, Peter Stein, Stephen Poster ; director of photography, Peter Stein, Stephen Poster ; music, Todd Kelheide
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Kaiulani Lee, Ron Tough, Kevin Jubinville, Waneta Storms
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lee, Kaiulani
  • Rogers, Richard P
  • Kahn-Leavitt, Laurie
  • Ulrich, Laurel
  • Blueberry Hill Productions
  • PBS Home Video
Runtime
88
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ulrich, Laurel
  • Ballard, Martha
  • Midwives
  • Midwives
  • Midwives
  • Biographical television programs
  • Documentary television programs
  • Historical television programs
  • Films for the hearing impaired
  • Hallowell (Me.)
  • Augusta (Me.)
  • Kennebec River Valley (Me.)
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
A midwife's tale, Blueberry Hill Productions ; directed by Richard P. Rogers ; written and produced by Laurie Kahn-Leavitt, (DVD videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Adapted from the book of the same title by Laurel Ulrich
  • Originally broadcast as an episode of American Experience in 1997
  • Special features: DVD-ROM link to PDF Teacher's guide
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Fullscreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 88 min.)
Isbn
9780793691203
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887006217
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
AMER603
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm71223415
  • (OCoLC)71223415
System details
DVD, NTSC; region 1, full screen presentation; stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
A midwife's tale, Blueberry Hill Productions ; directed by Richard P. Rogers ; written and produced by Laurie Kahn-Leavitt, (DVD videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Adapted from the book of the same title by Laurel Ulrich
  • Originally broadcast as an episode of American Experience in 1997
  • Special features: DVD-ROM link to PDF Teacher's guide
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Fullscreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 88 min.)
Isbn
9780793691203
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887006217
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
AMER603
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm71223415
  • (OCoLC)71223415
System details
DVD, NTSC; region 1, full screen presentation; stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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