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The Resource Chicago : city of the century, a co-production of WGBH Boston and WTTW Chicago in association with the Chicago Historical Society for American Experience ; produced, written and directed by Austin Hoyt, (DVD videorecording)

Chicago : city of the century, a co-production of WGBH Boston and WTTW Chicago in association with the Chicago Historical Society for American Experience ; produced, written and directed by Austin Hoyt, (DVD videorecording)

Label
Chicago : city of the century
Title
Chicago
Title remainder
city of the century
Statement of responsibility
a co-production of WGBH Boston and WTTW Chicago in association with the Chicago Historical Society for American Experience ; produced, written and directed by Austin Hoyt
Title variation
City of the century
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"City of the century tells how in just 60 years Chicago grew from a remote, swampy frontier town into one of the most explosively alive cities in the world". -- Container. Chicago by 'L" is part travelogue, part history, and part tour of Chicago's neighborhoods by 'L', Chicago's elevated train
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Member of
Cataloging source
IAK
Characteristic
videorecording
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American experience (Television program)
Language note
Closed-captioned for the hearing impared
PerformerNote
David Ogden Stiers, narrator
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1944-
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  • Hoyt, Austin
  • Miller, Donald L.
  • Stiers, David Ogden
  • Garcia Rios, Patricia
  • Luchtman, Kelly
  • Baer, Geoffrey
  • WGBH Educational Foundation
  • PBS Home Video
  • WTTW (Television station : Chicago, Ill.)
  • Window to the World Communications, Inc
  • Chicago Historical Society
Runtime
270
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  • Chicago Transit Authority
  • Railroads, Elevated
  • Urban transportation
  • Architecture
  • DVDs
  • Chicago (Ill.)
  • Chicago (Ill.)
Technique
live action
Label
Chicago : city of the century, a co-production of WGBH Boston and WTTW Chicago in association with the Chicago Historical Society for American Experience ; produced, written and directed by Austin Hoyt, (DVD videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • DVD
  • "PBS DVD Gold."
  • Based on the book City of the Century by Donald L. Miller
  • Co-produced and co-directed by Patricia Garcia Rios ; music, Michael Bacon ; camera, Michael Chin, Terry Hopkins ; creative consultant, Donald L. Miller ; executive producer, Margaret Drain ; senior producer, Mark Samels
  • Special features: Bonus video: Chicago by 'L': touring the neighborhoods ; Behind the scenes interviews with producers Austin Hoyt, Patricia Garcia Rios and historian Donald Miller ; Triva questions: Do you know Chicago?
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
  • Disc 1. Mudhole to metropolis
  • (edited by Bill Lattanzi)
  • Disc 2. The revolution has begun
  • (edited by Bill Lattanzi, Jon Neuburger)
  • Disc 3. Battle for Chicago
  • (edited by Jon Neuburger).
  • Disc 4. Chicago by 'L': touring the neighborhoods
  • (produced by Kelly Luchtman ; written by Geoffrey Baer) and additional interviews
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
4 videodiscs (ca. 270 min.)
Isbn
9780780641419
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
794054881424
Other physical details
sd., b&w with col.
Publisher number
B8814
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm51562903
System details
DVD, Dolby surround stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Chicago : city of the century, a co-production of WGBH Boston and WTTW Chicago in association with the Chicago Historical Society for American Experience ; produced, written and directed by Austin Hoyt, (DVD videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • DVD
  • "PBS DVD Gold."
  • Based on the book City of the Century by Donald L. Miller
  • Co-produced and co-directed by Patricia Garcia Rios ; music, Michael Bacon ; camera, Michael Chin, Terry Hopkins ; creative consultant, Donald L. Miller ; executive producer, Margaret Drain ; senior producer, Mark Samels
  • Special features: Bonus video: Chicago by 'L': touring the neighborhoods ; Behind the scenes interviews with producers Austin Hoyt, Patricia Garcia Rios and historian Donald Miller ; Triva questions: Do you know Chicago?
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
  • Disc 1. Mudhole to metropolis
  • (edited by Bill Lattanzi)
  • Disc 2. The revolution has begun
  • (edited by Bill Lattanzi, Jon Neuburger)
  • Disc 3. Battle for Chicago
  • (edited by Jon Neuburger).
  • Disc 4. Chicago by 'L': touring the neighborhoods
  • (produced by Kelly Luchtman ; written by Geoffrey Baer) and additional interviews
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
4 videodiscs (ca. 270 min.)
Isbn
9780780641419
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
794054881424
Other physical details
sd., b&w with col.
Publisher number
B8814
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm51562903
System details
DVD, Dolby surround stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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