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The Resource Underground Railroad, produced by Triage, Inc. for the History Channel ; producer, Susan Michaels

Underground Railroad, produced by Triage, Inc. for the History Channel ; producer, Susan Michaels

Label
Underground Railroad
Title
Underground Railroad
Statement of responsibility
produced by Triage, Inc. for the History Channel ; producer, Susan Michaels
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Traces the journey to freedom taken by countless slaves, showing how they were guided, protected and pursued along the way. The extraordinary story is told through historical documents, visits to important sites, interviews with the descendants of noted abolitionists and commentary from experts
Additional physical form
Also issued on VHS.
Cataloging source
TEF
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
973.7
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
PerformerNote
Hosted by Alfre Woodard
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1953-
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  • Michaels, Susan
  • Woodard, Alfre
  • Triage, Inc
  • History Channel (Television network)
  • A & E Home Video (Firm)
  • New Video Group
Runtime
150
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  • Videodiscs
  • Slavery
  • Underground Railroad
  • Fugitive slaves
  • African Americans
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Underground Railroad, produced by Triage, Inc. for the History Channel ; producer, Susan Michaels
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Information from pre-release promotional materials
  • Originally produced for television broadcast in 1999
  • Special features: Frederick Douglass episode of A&E's Biography series; Emancipation Proclamation; Background information: the Dredd Scott Case ; Harriet Tubman biography; timeline of key historical events
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
824689
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (150 min.)
Isbn
9780767050784
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
733961706291
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
AAE-70629
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 824689
  • (OCoLC)51287608
System details
DVD, Dolby digital stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Underground Railroad, produced by Triage, Inc. for the History Channel ; producer, Susan Michaels
Publication
Note
  • Information from pre-release promotional materials
  • Originally produced for television broadcast in 1999
  • Special features: Frederick Douglass episode of A&E's Biography series; Emancipation Proclamation; Background information: the Dredd Scott Case ; Harriet Tubman biography; timeline of key historical events
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
824689
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (150 min.)
Isbn
9780767050784
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
733961706291
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
AAE-70629
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 824689
  • (OCoLC)51287608
System details
DVD, Dolby digital stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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