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The Resource You are there, America grows up, CBS Broadcasting, compilation ; CBS News, (DVD)

You are there, America grows up, CBS Broadcasting, compilation ; CBS News, (DVD)

Label
You are there, America grows up
Title
You are there
Title part
America grows up
Statement of responsibility
CBS Broadcasting, compilation ; CBS News
Title variation
America grows up
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • The great Comstock silver strike: October 29th, 1873. John Mackay and James Fair have invested close to $300,000 into the apparently worthless Comstock mine in the hopes of discovering silver. People are losing faith and increasingly suspicious of stock manipulation and fraud. Then they receive the big news
  • The overthrow of the Tweed Ring: November 7th, 1871. New York citizens are fed up with the corruption of William Tweed who has gained political control through bribery and intimidation. New York Times editor Louis J. Jennings, Sheriff James O'Brien and cartoonist Thomas Nast begin a movement to rid the city of Tweed which proves to be successful on election day
Cataloging source
SXP
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
  • The great Comstock silver strike: edited by Budd Small ; director of photography, Ed Fitzgerald ; directed by Bernard Girard ; produced by James Fonda ; written by Jack Bennett
  • The overthrow of the Tweed Ring: edited by Richard Cahoon ; director of photography, Lloyd Ahern ; directed by William D. Russell ; produced by James Fonda ; written by Don Clark
Dewey number
973.8
PerformerNote
Hosted by Walter Cronkite
Runtime
50
Series statement
CBS DVD
Technique
live action
Label
You are there, America grows up, CBS Broadcasting, compilation ; CBS News, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally aired on television as CBS TV series
  • Special features: digitally remastered from restored prints ; interactive menu
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Great Comstock silver strike
  • Overthrow of the Tweed Ring
Control code
ocm57547073
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 50 min.)
Isbn
9781585804009
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
615692476066
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
47606
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)57547073
  • a875749
System details
DVD; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
You are there, America grows up, CBS Broadcasting, compilation ; CBS News, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Originally aired on television as CBS TV series
  • Special features: digitally remastered from restored prints ; interactive menu
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Great Comstock silver strike
  • Overthrow of the Tweed Ring
Control code
ocm57547073
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 50 min.)
Isbn
9781585804009
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
615692476066
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
47606
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)57547073
  • a875749
System details
DVD; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD

Library Locations

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