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The Resource The Shakers : hands to work, hearts to God, a film by Ken Burns, Amy Stechler Burns ; produced by Florentine Films ; produced by Ken Burns, Amy Stechler Burns ; written by Amy Stechler Burns, Wendy Tilghman, Tom Lewis

The Shakers : hands to work, hearts to God, a film by Ken Burns, Amy Stechler Burns ; produced by Florentine Films ; produced by Ken Burns, Amy Stechler Burns ; written by Amy Stechler Burns, Wendy Tilghman, Tom Lewis

Label
The Shakers : hands to work, hearts to God
Title
The Shakers
Title remainder
hands to work, hearts to God
Statement of responsibility
a film by Ken Burns, Amy Stechler Burns ; produced by Florentine Films ; produced by Ken Burns, Amy Stechler Burns ; written by Amy Stechler Burns, Wendy Tilghman, Tom Lewis
Title variation
  • Hands to work, hearts to God
  • Hearts to God
  • Conversation with Ken Burns
  • Ken Burns: Making history
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
They called themselves the United Society of Believers in Christ's Second Appearing, but because of their ecstatic dancing, the world called them Shakers. Through diaries, archival photographs, music and stunning cinematography, Ken Burns creates a moving portrait of this group
Member of
Cataloging source
EYM
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematography, Ken Burns, Terry Hopkins ; editor, Amy Stechler Burns ; music, Sabbathday Lake Shakers ; music director, Jesse Carr ; performed by Jesse Carr, Matt Glaser, Russ Barenberg, Billy Novick, Bill Smith
Language note
Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Narrator, David McCullough ; voices Paul Roebling, Julie Harris, Olga Bellin, Wendy Tilghman, I. Tucker Burr, Steve Pudenz, Jesse Carr
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1953-
  • 1955-
  • 1938-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Burns, Ken
  • Stechler, Amy
  • Tilghman, Wendy
  • Lewis, Tom
  • McCullough, David G
  • Carr, Jesse
  • Glaser, Matt
  • Barenberg, Russ
  • Novick, Billy
  • Smith, Bill
  • Sabbathday Lake Shaker Choir
  • Florentine Films
Runtime
58
Series statement
Ken Burns' America collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Shakers
  • Shakers
  • Shakers
  • Christian sects
  • Collective settlements
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The Shakers : hands to work, hearts to God, a film by Ken Burns, Amy Stechler Burns ; produced by Florentine Films ; produced by Ken Burns, Amy Stechler Burns ; written by Amy Stechler Burns, Wendy Tilghman, Tom Lewis
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Videodisc release of the 1989 PBS television program
  • Special features: A conversation with Ken Burns ; Ken Burns: Making history
  • PBS Video: B8767
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
other
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
55093938
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard version
Extent
1 videodisc (58 min.)
Isbn
9780780640597
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
794054876727
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Publisher number
B8767
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD format
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The Shakers : hands to work, hearts to God, a film by Ken Burns, Amy Stechler Burns ; produced by Florentine Films ; produced by Ken Burns, Amy Stechler Burns ; written by Amy Stechler Burns, Wendy Tilghman, Tom Lewis
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Videodisc release of the 1989 PBS television program
  • Special features: A conversation with Ken Burns ; Ken Burns: Making history
  • PBS Video: B8767
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
other
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
55093938
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard version
Extent
1 videodisc (58 min.)
Isbn
9780780640597
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
794054876727
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Publisher number
B8767
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD format
Video recording format
DVD

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