The Resource Roots of resistance : a story of the underground railroad, directed and produced by Orlando Bagwell ; Roja Productions Film ; WGBH Educational Foundation and WNET/Thirteen

Roots of resistance : a story of the underground railroad, directed and produced by Orlando Bagwell ; Roja Productions Film ; WGBH Educational Foundation and WNET/Thirteen

Label
Roots of resistance : a story of the underground railroad
Title
Roots of resistance
Title remainder
a story of the underground railroad
Statement of responsibility
directed and produced by Orlando Bagwell ; Roja Productions Film ; WGBH Educational Foundation and WNET/Thirteen
Title variation
Story of the underground railroad
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Recounts the story of black America's secret railroad to freedom with narratives of escaped slaves. Interviews with descendants of slaves and slaveholders describe personal danger and risks involved
Member of
Cataloging source
EYM
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
American experience (Television program)
Credits note
Written by Theodore Thomas
Intended audience
Adult
PerformerNote
  • Introduced by David McCullough
  • Ruby Dee
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bagwell, Orlando
  • Dee, Ruby
  • Thomas, Theodore
  • WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
  • PBS Video
  • Roja Productions Film
  • WGBH Educational Foundation
Runtime
58
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Underground Railroad
  • Fugitive slaves
  • Slavery
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Roots of resistance : a story of the underground railroad, directed and produced by Orlando Bagwell ; Roja Productions Film ; WGBH Educational Foundation and WNET/Thirteen
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
  • Presented by WGBH, Boston ; WNET, New York ; and KCET, Los Angeles
Accompanying material
1 student worksheet
Carrier category
videocassette
Carrier category code
vf
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
16738770
Dimensions
1/2 in. +
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (58 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videotape
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
Stock number
AMEX216
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm35260942
System details
VHS
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)
Label
Roots of resistance : a story of the underground railroad, directed and produced by Orlando Bagwell ; Roja Productions Film ; WGBH Educational Foundation and WNET/Thirteen
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
  • Presented by WGBH, Boston ; WNET, New York ; and KCET, Los Angeles
Accompanying material
1 student worksheet
Carrier category
videocassette
Carrier category code
vf
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
16738770
Dimensions
1/2 in. +
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (58 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videotape
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
Stock number
AMEX216
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm35260942
System details
VHS
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)

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