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The Resource American experience, The Greely expedition, an Apograph Productions Inc. film for American Experience ; written, produced, and directed by Rob Rapley, (videorecording)

American experience, The Greely expedition, an Apograph Productions Inc. film for American Experience ; written, produced, and directed by Rob Rapley, (videorecording)

Label
American experience, The Greely expedition
Title
American experience
Title part
The Greely expedition
Statement of responsibility
an Apograph Productions Inc. film for American Experience ; written, produced, and directed by Rob Rapley
Title variation
Greely expedition
Creator
Contributor
Screenwriter
Director
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1881, 25 men led by Lieutenant Adolphus Greely sailed from the harbor of St. John's, Newfoundland. Their destination was Lady Franklin Bay in the high Arctic, where they planned to collect a wealth of scientific data from a vast area of the world's surface that had been described by a British admiral as a 'sheer blank.' Three years later, only six survivors returned, with a daunting story of shipwreck, starvation, mutiny, and cannibalism
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
  • American experience (Television program).
  • American experience (Television program)
Credits note
Director of photography, Tim Cragg ; editor, Bruce Shaw ; music, Joel Goodman
Date time place
Originally broadcast as an episode of "American experience" on PBS
Dewey number
919.8
Language note
Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing
LC call number
G670 1881
LC item number
.G74 2011
PerformerNote
Narrator: Michael Murphy
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1938-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Murphy, Michael
  • Rapley, Rob
  • Apograph Productions
  • WGBH Educational Foundation
  • PBS Distribution (Firm)
Runtime
60
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  • Greely, A. W.
  • Lady Franklin Bay Expedition
  • Shipwreck survival
  • Historical television programs
  • Documentary television programs
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
  • Arctic regions
  • Arctic Ocean
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
American experience, The Greely expedition, an Apograph Productions Inc. film for American Experience ; written, produced, and directed by Rob Rapley, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (60 min.)
Isbn
9781608833962
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887013994
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
AMX62303
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn709619478
  • (OCoLC)709619478
  • 240428
System details
DVD; NTSC, region 1; 5.1 Surround; widescreen
Video recording format
DVD
Label
American experience, The Greely expedition, an Apograph Productions Inc. film for American Experience ; written, produced, and directed by Rob Rapley, (videorecording)
Publication
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (60 min.)
Isbn
9781608833962
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887013994
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
AMX62303
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn709619478
  • (OCoLC)709619478
  • 240428
System details
DVD; NTSC, region 1; 5.1 Surround; widescreen
Video recording format
DVD

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