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The Resource Underground Railroad, produced by Triage, Inc. for the History Channel ; producer, Susan Michaels, (videorecording)

Underground Railroad, produced by Triage, Inc. for the History Channel ; producer, Susan Michaels, (videorecording)

Label
Underground Railroad
Title
Underground Railroad
Statement of responsibility
produced by Triage, Inc. for the History Channel ; producer, Susan Michaels
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Traces the journey to freedom taken by countless slaves, showing how they were guided, protected and pursued along the way. The extraordinary story is told through historical documents, visits to important sites, interviews with the descendants of noted abolitionists and commentary from experts
Cataloging source
TEF
Characteristic
videorecording
Date time place
Originally produced for television broadcast in 1999
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
PerformerNote
Hosted by Alfre Woodard
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Woodard, Alfre
  • Triage Entertainment, Inc
  • History Channel (Television network)
  • A & E Home Video (Firm)
  • New Video Group
Runtime
150
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  • Slavery
  • Underground Railroad
  • Fugitive slaves
  • African Americans
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Underground Railroad, produced by Triage, Inc. for the History Channel ; producer, Susan Michaels, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Special features: Frederick Douglass episode of A & E's Biography series; Emancipation Proclamation; Background information: the Dredd Scott Case ; Harriet Tubman biography; timeline of key historical events
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
Control code
ocm51287608
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 150 min.)
Isbn
9780767050784
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
Stock number
AAE-70629
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o51287608
  • (Sirsi) o51287608
System details
DVD, Dolby digital stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Underground Railroad, produced by Triage, Inc. for the History Channel ; producer, Susan Michaels, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
Special features: Frederick Douglass episode of A & E's Biography series; Emancipation Proclamation; Background information: the Dredd Scott Case ; Harriet Tubman biography; timeline of key historical events
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
Control code
ocm51287608
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 150 min.)
Isbn
9780767050784
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
Stock number
AAE-70629
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o51287608
  • (Sirsi) o51287608
System details
DVD, Dolby digital stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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