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The Resource The Donner Party, presented by WGBH/Boston, WNET/New York, KCET/Los Angeles ; written and directed by Ric Burns ; produced by Lisa Ades and Ric Burns ; a Steeplechase Films production

The Donner Party, presented by WGBH/Boston, WNET/New York, KCET/Los Angeles ; written and directed by Ric Burns ; produced by Lisa Ades and Ric Burns ; a Steeplechase Films production

Label
The Donner Party
Title
The Donner Party
Statement of responsibility
presented by WGBH/Boston, WNET/New York, KCET/Los Angeles ; written and directed by Ric Burns ; produced by Lisa Ades and Ric Burns ; a Steeplechase Films production
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Chronicles the tale of the pioneer group that set out for California in the spring of 1846 and ended in disaster in the snows of the Sierra Nevada Mountains the following winter
Member of
Cataloging source
XFH
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
American experience (Television program)
Credits note
Cinematographers, Buddy Squires, Allen Moore ; editor, Bruce Shaw
Language note
Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
  • Host/narrator, David McCullough
  • Voices: J.D. Cannon, Timothy Hutton, Gene Jones, Amy Madigan, Donal McCann
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1922-2005
  • 1960-
  • 1945-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Burns, Ric
  • McCullough, David G
  • Cannon, J. D.
  • Hutton, Timothy
  • Jones, Gene
  • Steeplechase Films Inc
  • WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
  • WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)
  • KCET (Television station : Los Angeles, Calif.)
  • PBS Home Video
Runtime
90
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Donner Party
  • Overland journeys to the Pacific
  • Tahoe, Lake (Calif. and Nev.)
Technique
live action
Label
The Donner Party, presented by WGBH/Boston, WNET/New York, KCET/Los Angeles ; written and directed by Ric Burns ; produced by Lisa Ades and Ric Burns ; a Steeplechase Films production
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally broadcast as a segment of the PBS television series: The American experience in 1992
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (90 min.)
Isbn
9781415702338
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887051460
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Publisher number
AMEX653
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)793208602
  • (OCoLC)ocn793208602
System details
DVD, region 1, full screen presentation; Dolby surround stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The Donner Party, presented by WGBH/Boston, WNET/New York, KCET/Los Angeles ; written and directed by Ric Burns ; produced by Lisa Ades and Ric Burns ; a Steeplechase Films production
Publication
Note
Originally broadcast as a segment of the PBS television series: The American experience in 1992
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (90 min.)
Isbn
9781415702338
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887051460
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Publisher number
AMEX653
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)793208602
  • (OCoLC)ocn793208602
System details
DVD, region 1, full screen presentation; Dolby surround stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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