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The Resource New York : a documentary film, a Steeplechase Films production ; directed by Ric Burns ; produced by Lisa Ades & Ric Burns ; written by Ric Burns & James Sanders, (DVD videorecording)

New York : a documentary film, a Steeplechase Films production ; directed by Ric Burns ; produced by Lisa Ades & Ric Burns ; written by Ric Burns & James Sanders, (DVD videorecording)

Label
New York : a documentary film
Title
New York
Title remainder
a documentary film
Statement of responsibility
a Steeplechase Films production ; directed by Ric Burns ; produced by Lisa Ades & Ric Burns ; written by Ric Burns & James Sanders
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This series chronicles the history of New York City from its beginnings in 1609 as a Dutch trading post, through the depression, onto the turbulent years of change in the following decades after WWII, to its present day status as one of the most important and influencial cities in the world
Member of
Awards note
Emmy Award: 2001, Outstanding Achievement in Non-fiction Programming; Picture Editing.
Cataloging source
RNC
Characteristic
videorecording
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American experience (Television program)
Credits note
Narrated by David Ogden Stiers
Language note
Closed-captioned
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1955-
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  • Burns, Ric
  • Ades, Lisa
  • Sanders, James
  • Stiers, David Ogden
  • Steeplechase Films Inc
  • WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
  • WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)
  • New-York Historical Society
  • PBS Home Video
Runtime
860
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  • Films for the hearing impaired
  • DVDs
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • New York (N.Y.)
Technique
live action
Label
New York : a documentary film, a Steeplechase Films production ; directed by Ric Burns ; produced by Lisa Ades & Ric Burns ; written by Ric Burns & James Sanders, (DVD videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • DVD
  • Title from container
  • "A Steeplechase Films production for the American Experience in association with WGBH Boston, Thirteen/WNET, and the New-York Historical Society."
  • Originally broadcast as as part of the PBS series the American experience in 1999
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Episode 1. 1609-1825, The country and the city -- Episode 2. 1825-1865, Order and disorder -- Episode 3. 1865-1898, Sunshine and shadow -- Episode 4. 1898-1918, The power and the people -- Episode 5. 1919-1931, Cosmopolis -- Episode 6. 1929-1941, City of tomorrow -- Episode 7. 1945-present, The city and the world -- Episode 8. 1946-2003
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
7 videodiscs (ca. 860 min.)
Isbn
9780780636354
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
  • B8579D
  • B8580D -- B8585D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm50216626
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
New York : a documentary film, a Steeplechase Films production ; directed by Ric Burns ; produced by Lisa Ades & Ric Burns ; written by Ric Burns & James Sanders, (DVD videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • DVD
  • Title from container
  • "A Steeplechase Films production for the American Experience in association with WGBH Boston, Thirteen/WNET, and the New-York Historical Society."
  • Originally broadcast as as part of the PBS series the American experience in 1999
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Episode 1. 1609-1825, The country and the city -- Episode 2. 1825-1865, Order and disorder -- Episode 3. 1865-1898, Sunshine and shadow -- Episode 4. 1898-1918, The power and the people -- Episode 5. 1919-1931, Cosmopolis -- Episode 6. 1929-1941, City of tomorrow -- Episode 7. 1945-present, The city and the world -- Episode 8. 1946-2003
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
7 videodiscs (ca. 860 min.)
Isbn
9780780636354
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
  • B8579D
  • B8580D -- B8585D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm50216626
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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