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The Resource Chicago : city of the century, Disc 3, Battle for Chicago, 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 3, Battle for Chicago, 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 3, Battle for Chicago
Title
Chicago
Title remainder
city of the century
Title number
Disc 3
Title part
Battle for Chicago
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
  • Battle for Chicago
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Disc three of four. Program focuses on Chicago's architectural style and glory in the form of the skyscraper, but also the dark shadows of gambling, prostitution, corruption, poverty, and disease
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
82
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 3, Battle for Chicago, 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."
  • Includes limited public performance rights
  • "B8814."
  • "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: 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 (82 min.)
Isbn
9781415702444
Isbn Type
(set)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887051293
Other physical details
sd., b&w with col.
Publisher number
  • 88579
  • B8814
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm51946502
  • (OCoLC)51946502
System details
DVD, Dolby surround stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Chicago : city of the century, Disc 3, Battle for Chicago, 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."
  • Includes limited public performance rights
  • "B8814."
  • "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: 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 (82 min.)
Isbn
9781415702444
Isbn Type
(set)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887051293
Other physical details
sd., b&w with col.
Publisher number
  • 88579
  • B8814
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm51946502
  • (OCoLC)51946502
System details
DVD, Dolby surround stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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