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The Resource Chicago : city of the century, Disc 1, Mudhole to metropolis, a co-production of WGBH Boston and WTTW Chicago in association with the Chicago Historical Society for American Experience ; produced, written and directed by Austin Hoyt, (videorecording)

Chicago : city of the century, Disc 1, Mudhole to metropolis, a co-production of WGBH Boston and WTTW Chicago in association with the Chicago Historical Society for American Experience ; produced, written and directed by Austin Hoyt, (videorecording)

Label
Chicago : city of the century, Disc 1, Mudhole to metropolis
Title
Chicago
Title remainder
city of the century
Title number
Disc 1
Title part
Mudhole to metropolis
Statement of responsibility
a co-production of WGBH Boston and WTTW Chicago in association with the Chicago Historical Society for American Experience ; produced, written and directed by Austin Hoyt
Title variation
  • City of the century
  • Mudhole to metropolis
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Disc one of four. Program focuses on Chicago's development from a fur trading post to booming metropolis
Member of
Cataloging source
APL
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
American experience (Television program)
Dewey number
977.3/11
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
David Ogden Stiers, narrator
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1944-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hoyt, Austin
  • Stiers, David Ogden
  • Garcia Rios, Patricia
  • Luchtman, Kelly
  • Baer, Geoffrey
  • Miller, Donald L.
  • WGBH Educational Foundation
  • PBS Home Video
  • Chicago Historical Society
Runtime
86
Series statement
American Experience
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
  • Chicago (Ill.)
  • Chicago (Ill.)
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Chicago : city of the century, Disc 1, Mudhole to metropolis, a co-production of WGBH Boston and WTTW Chicago in association with the Chicago Historical Society for American Experience ; produced, written and directed by Austin Hoyt, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from credits
  • "PBS DVD Gold."
  • "B8814."
  • Includes limited public performance rights
  • "Widescreen version presented in a "matted" widescreen format preserving the aspect ratio of its original television exhibition. Enhanced for widescreen TVs."
  • Based on the book City of the Century by Donald L. Miller
  • Co-produced and co-directed by Patricia Garcia Rios ; music, Michael Bacon ; camera, Michael Chin, Terry Hopkins ; creative consultant, Donald L. Miller ; executive producer, Margaret Drain ; senior producer, Mark Samels
  • Special features located on disc 4: Bonus video: Chicago by 'L': touring the neighborhoods ; Behind the scenes interviews with producers Austin Hoyt, Patricia Garcia Rios and historian Donald Miller ; Triva questions: Do you know Chicago?
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (86 min.)
Isbn
9780780641419
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887051293
Other physical details
sd., b&w with col.
Publisher number
  • B8814
  • 88579
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm51946479
  • (OCoLC)51946479
System details
DVD, Dolby surround stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Chicago : city of the century, Disc 1, Mudhole to metropolis, a co-production of WGBH Boston and WTTW Chicago in association with the Chicago Historical Society for American Experience ; produced, written and directed by Austin Hoyt, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from credits
  • "PBS DVD Gold."
  • "B8814."
  • Includes limited public performance rights
  • "Widescreen version presented in a "matted" widescreen format preserving the aspect ratio of its original television exhibition. Enhanced for widescreen TVs."
  • Based on the book City of the Century by Donald L. Miller
  • Co-produced and co-directed by Patricia Garcia Rios ; music, Michael Bacon ; camera, Michael Chin, Terry Hopkins ; creative consultant, Donald L. Miller ; executive producer, Margaret Drain ; senior producer, Mark Samels
  • Special features located on disc 4: Bonus video: Chicago by 'L': touring the neighborhoods ; Behind the scenes interviews with producers Austin Hoyt, Patricia Garcia Rios and historian Donald Miller ; Triva questions: Do you know Chicago?
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (86 min.)
Isbn
9780780641419
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887051293
Other physical details
sd., b&w with col.
Publisher number
  • B8814
  • 88579
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm51946479
  • (OCoLC)51946479
System details
DVD, Dolby surround stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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