The Resource Presenting Mr. Frederick Douglass : lesson of hour, Public Affairs Television (Firm)

Presenting Mr. Frederick Douglass : lesson of hour, Public Affairs Television (Firm)

Label
Presenting Mr. Frederick Douglass : lesson of hour
Title
Presenting Mr. Frederick Douglass
Title remainder
lesson of hour
Statement of responsibility
Public Affairs Television (Firm)
Title variation
Lesson of hour
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The great abolitionist Frederick Douglass comes back to life in this acclaimed theatrical performance featuring Fred Morsell, as he dramatically re-creates Douglass's famous speech on slavery and human rights. With an eloquence and intelligence rarely matched, Frederick Douglass became a giant in the struggle against racial injustice. He called upon all Americans of every color to work to fulfill the vision of a just society that was proclaimed in the Declaration of Independence and the Constitution. This program was filmed at the Metropolitan A.M.E. Church in Washington, D.C., where Douglass delivered his celebrated last speech, "The Lesson of the Hour," over a century ago. A Bill Moyers special
Cataloging source
AzPhAEM
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
11 & up
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Moyers, Bill D
  • Films Media Group
  • Public Affairs Television (Firm)
  • Films for the Humanities (Firm)
Runtime
60
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Douglass, Frederick
  • Civil rights workers
  • African American abolitionists
  • Abolitionists
  • Abolitionists
  • Abolitionists
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877)
  • African Americans
  • Educational films
  • Video recordings
  • United States
  • United States
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Presenting Mr. Frederick Douglass : lesson of hour, Public Affairs Television (Firm)
Link
http://catalog.forsythpl.org/polaris/custom/videoLogin.aspx?url=4930
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on May 12, 2005
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Nineteenth Century Reconstruction (5:17) -- Douglass' Last and Greatest Speech (5:01) -- Twisted Double Standard (6:11) -- Black Persecution: Historical Excuses (5:30) -- Institutional Racism in America (4:33) -- Literacy Tests and Poll Taxes (5:53) -- Perpetuating Slavery in the South (3:02) -- Race Problem Solution: Back to Africa (7:11) -- Negro Problem: Origins in Prejudice (3:55) -- Douglass' Work Pays Off (7:45)
Dimensions
  • unknown
  • other
Extent
1 streaming video file (60 min.)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films on Demand
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
sd., col., digital file.
Publisher number
4930
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
System control number
  • 100004930
  • (FOD)100004930
System details
  • System requirements: FOD playback platform
  • Mode of access: Internet
Video recording format
other
Label
Presenting Mr. Frederick Douglass : lesson of hour, Public Affairs Television (Firm)
Link
http://catalog.forsythpl.org/polaris/custom/videoLogin.aspx?url=4930
Publication
Note
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on May 12, 2005
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Nineteenth Century Reconstruction (5:17) -- Douglass' Last and Greatest Speech (5:01) -- Twisted Double Standard (6:11) -- Black Persecution: Historical Excuses (5:30) -- Institutional Racism in America (4:33) -- Literacy Tests and Poll Taxes (5:53) -- Perpetuating Slavery in the South (3:02) -- Race Problem Solution: Back to Africa (7:11) -- Negro Problem: Origins in Prejudice (3:55) -- Douglass' Work Pays Off (7:45)
Dimensions
  • unknown
  • other
Extent
1 streaming video file (60 min.)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films on Demand
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
sd., col., digital file.
Publisher number
4930
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
System control number
  • 100004930
  • (FOD)100004930
System details
  • System requirements: FOD playback platform
  • Mode of access: Internet
Video recording format
other
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