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The Resource Brooklyn Bridge, a film by Ken Burns ; produced by Florentine Films in association with the Department of Records and Information Services of the City of New York and WNET/Thirteen ; written and edited by Amy Stechler

Brooklyn Bridge, a film by Ken Burns ; produced by Florentine Films in association with the Department of Records and Information Services of the City of New York and WNET/Thirteen ; written and edited by Amy Stechler

Label
Brooklyn Bridge
Title
Brooklyn Bridge
Statement of responsibility
a film by Ken Burns ; produced by Florentine Films in association with the Department of Records and Information Services of the City of New York and WNET/Thirteen ; written and edited by Amy Stechler
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Part 1 details the building of the Bridge, the involvement of the Roebling family in its construction and the many engineering innovations and difficulties involved. Part 2 discusses the Brooklyn Bridge as a symbol of strength, vitality, ingenuity, and promise in American culture
Cataloging source
NDD
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematography, Ken Burns ; music, Jesse Carr
Language note
Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Narrator, David McCullough
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1953-
  • 1955-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Burns, Ken
  • Stechler, Amy
  • McCullough, David G
  • Carr, Jesse
  • Florentine Films
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)
Runtime
60
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Roebling, John Augustus
  • Bridges
  • Brooklyn Bridge (New York, N.Y.)
  • Brooklyn Bridge (New York, N.Y.)
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Brooklyn Bridge, a film by Ken Burns ; produced by Florentine Films in association with the Department of Records and Information Services of the City of New York and WNET/Thirteen ; written and edited by Amy Stechler
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally produced in 1981
Carrier category
videocassette
Carrier category code
  • vf
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
34264300
Dimensions
1/2 in
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (60 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videotape
Other physical details
sound, color, with black and white sequences
Publisher number
BRBR-000
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System details
VHS format
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)
Label
Brooklyn Bridge, a film by Ken Burns ; produced by Florentine Films in association with the Department of Records and Information Services of the City of New York and WNET/Thirteen ; written and edited by Amy Stechler
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally produced in 1981
Carrier category
videocassette
Carrier category code
  • vf
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
34264300
Dimensions
1/2 in
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (60 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videotape
Other physical details
sound, color, with black and white sequences
Publisher number
BRBR-000
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System details
VHS format
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)

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