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The Resource The Orphan trains, a production of Edward Gray Films, Inc. ; WGBH ; produced and directed by Janet Graham and Edward Gray ; written by Edward Gray, (videorecording)

The Orphan trains, a production of Edward Gray Films, Inc. ; WGBH ; produced and directed by Janet Graham and Edward Gray ; written by Edward Gray, (videorecording)

Label
The Orphan trains
Title
The Orphan trains
Statement of responsibility
a production of Edward Gray Films, Inc. ; WGBH ; produced and directed by Janet Graham and Edward Gray ; written by Edward Gray
Contributor
Composer
Director
Editor of moving image work
Host
Narrator
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Examines the efforts of the Children's Aid Society in New York, organized by minister Charles Loring Brace, which from 1853 to 1929 sent over 100,000 unwanted and orphaned children from the city to homes in rural America
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
American experience (Television program)
Credits note
Editors, Josh Waletzky, Kenneth Levis ; music, Michael Bacon
Dewey number
362.7340973
Intended audience
TV parental guidelines rating: Not rated
Language note
Closed-captioned in English
LC call number
HV985
LC item number
.O7759 2006
PerformerNote
Host, David McCullough; narrator, Stacy Keach
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • McCullough, David G.
  • Keach, Stacy
  • Graham, Janet
  • Gray, Edward
  • Waletzky, Josh
  • Levis, Ken
  • Bacon, Michael
  • Edward Gray Films
  • WGBH Educational Foundation
  • Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)
  • PBS Home Video
Runtime
60
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Brace, Charles Loring
  • Children's Aid Society (New York, N.Y.)
  • Orphan trains
  • Orphans
  • Orphans
  • Street children
  • Adopted children
  • Adoption
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The Orphan trains, a production of Edward Gray Films, Inc. ; WGBH ; produced and directed by Janet Graham and Edward Gray ; written by Edward Gray, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Documentary
  • Originally produced as an episode of the television series: American experience in 1995
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
Contents
Orphans in New York -- An ambitious plan -- Journey to a new life -- The kindness of strangers -- The drifters -- Bad blood -- Success stories -- Mothers and fathers -- The end of orphan trains
Control code
ocm68941085
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD.
Extent
1 videodisc (60 min.)
Isbn
9780793691500
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
362.734 OR7 ; XX-D ; 1DVD/1AW ; GE1606CHER1 JB, AWP ; [P16MD801, #31, 5@24.99, LAP/CSS]
Other control number
841887006514
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Publisher number
AMEX6804
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 68941085
  • (OCoLC)68941085
System details
DVD; NTSC, Region 1; full screen presentation; stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The Orphan trains, a production of Edward Gray Films, Inc. ; WGBH ; produced and directed by Janet Graham and Edward Gray ; written by Edward Gray, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Documentary
  • Originally produced as an episode of the television series: American experience in 1995
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
Contents
Orphans in New York -- An ambitious plan -- Journey to a new life -- The kindness of strangers -- The drifters -- Bad blood -- Success stories -- Mothers and fathers -- The end of orphan trains
Control code
ocm68941085
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD.
Extent
1 videodisc (60 min.)
Isbn
9780793691500
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
362.734 OR7 ; XX-D ; 1DVD/1AW ; GE1606CHER1 JB, AWP ; [P16MD801, #31, 5@24.99, LAP/CSS]
Other control number
841887006514
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Publisher number
AMEX6804
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 68941085
  • (OCoLC)68941085
System details
DVD; NTSC, Region 1; full screen presentation; stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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