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The Resource The powerbroker : Whitney Young's fight for civil rights, Bluegate ; executive producer, Bonnie Boswell ; directed by Christine Khalafian, Taylor Hamilton ; written and produced by Bonnie Boswell, Christine Khalafian, Taylor Hamilton, (videorecording)

The powerbroker : Whitney Young's fight for civil rights, Bluegate ; executive producer, Bonnie Boswell ; directed by Christine Khalafian, Taylor Hamilton ; written and produced by Bonnie Boswell, Christine Khalafian, Taylor Hamilton, (videorecording)

Label
The powerbroker : Whitney Young's fight for civil rights
Title
The powerbroker
Title remainder
Whitney Young's fight for civil rights
Statement of responsibility
Bluegate ; executive producer, Bonnie Boswell ; directed by Christine Khalafian, Taylor Hamilton ; written and produced by Bonnie Boswell, Christine Khalafian, Taylor Hamilton
Title variation
  • Whitney Young's fight for civil rights
  • Power broker
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Powerbroker tells the story of Whitney Young, who biographer Nancy Weiss Malkiel called 'the inside man of the black revolution.' A social worker who became the executive director of the National Urban League from 1961 to his death in 1971, he was denigrated by black power advocates, but by challenging America's business and political communities directly, Young was able to make in-roads where other civil rights leader could not
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
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Independent lens (Television program)
Credits note
Editor, Christine Khalafian ; original music, Didier Leplae and Joe Wong ; associate director, Kristin Lesko
Dewey number
  • 323.4/092
  • B
Intended audience
Rating: Not rated
Language note
Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing
LC call number
E185.97.Y635
LC item number
P69 2013
PerformerNote
Narrator: Alfre Woodard
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1953-
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  • Boswell, Bonnie B
  • Woodard, Alfre
  • PBS Distribution (Firm)
Runtime
60
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  • Young, Whitney M
  • African Americans
  • Civil rights workers
  • African American civil rights workers
Technique
live action
Label
The powerbroker : Whitney Young's fight for civil rights, Bluegate ; executive producer, Bonnie Boswell ; directed by Christine Khalafian, Taylor Hamilton ; written and produced by Bonnie Boswell, Christine Khalafian, Taylor Hamilton, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally broadcast, Feb. 18, 2013, on PBS
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn830556764
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD edition ; Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 60 min.)
Isbn
9781608838882
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
920 Y87 ; XX-D ; 1DVD/1AW ; CC ; D01Z ; HMH ; V1305M10.
Other control number
841887018913
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
INL61408
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 830556764
  • (Sirsi) 830556764
  • (OCoLC)830556764
System details
DVD, region 1, NTSC, widescreen, 5.1 Surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The powerbroker : Whitney Young's fight for civil rights, Bluegate ; executive producer, Bonnie Boswell ; directed by Christine Khalafian, Taylor Hamilton ; written and produced by Bonnie Boswell, Christine Khalafian, Taylor Hamilton, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
Originally broadcast, Feb. 18, 2013, on PBS
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn830556764
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD edition ; Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 60 min.)
Isbn
9781608838882
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
920 Y87 ; XX-D ; 1DVD/1AW ; CC ; D01Z ; HMH ; V1305M10.
Other control number
841887018913
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
INL61408
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 830556764
  • (Sirsi) 830556764
  • (OCoLC)830556764
System details
DVD, region 1, NTSC, widescreen, 5.1 Surround
Video recording format
DVD

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