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The Resource Transcontinental railroad, directed by Mark Zwonitzer and Michael Chin ; produced and written by Mark Zwonitzer ; a Hidden Hill Productions film for American Experience, (videorecording)

Transcontinental railroad, directed by Mark Zwonitzer and Michael Chin ; produced and written by Mark Zwonitzer ; a Hidden Hill Productions film for American Experience, (videorecording)

Label
Transcontinental railroad
Title
Transcontinental railroad
Statement of responsibility
directed by Mark Zwonitzer and Michael Chin ; produced and written by Mark Zwonitzer ; a Hidden Hill Productions film for American Experience
Contributor
Director
Production personnel
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Go behind-the-scenes of one of the greatest engineering feats of the 19th century: the building of a transcontinental railroad across the United States. Completed in six years by entrepreneurs, brilliant engineers, and legions of dedicated workers
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
American experience (Television program)
Credits note
Editor, Bruce Shaw ; director of photography, Michael Chin ; music, Brian Keane
Dewey number
385./0973
Language note
Closed-captioned
LC call number
HE2751
LC item number
.T736736685646835 2006
PerformerNote
Narrator: Michael Murphy
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Zwonitzer, Mark
  • Chin, Michael
  • Murphy, Michael
  • Keane, Brian
  • PBS Home Video
  • Hidden Hill Productions
Runtime
120
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Railroads
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Transcontinental railroad, directed by Mark Zwonitzer and Michael Chin ; produced and written by Mark Zwonitzer ; a Hidden Hill Productions film for American Experience, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Documentary
  • Originally produced in 2003 as a segment of: American Experience
  • Special features: PDF Teacher's guide
Bar code
31223053456704
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
Edition
Full screen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 120 min.)
Isbn
9780793691210
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887006224
Other physical details
sd., col. and b&w
Publisher number
AMER6507
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)68941093
System details
DVD, region 1; Dolby Digital stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Transcontinental railroad, directed by Mark Zwonitzer and Michael Chin ; produced and written by Mark Zwonitzer ; a Hidden Hill Productions film for American Experience, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Documentary
  • Originally produced in 2003 as a segment of: American Experience
  • Special features: PDF Teacher's guide
Bar code
31223053456704
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
Edition
Full screen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 120 min.)
Isbn
9780793691210
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887006224
Other physical details
sd., col. and b&w
Publisher number
AMER6507
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)68941093
System details
DVD, region 1; Dolby Digital stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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