The Resource Chicago : city of the century, 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

Chicago : city of the century, 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

Label
Chicago : city of the century
Title
Chicago
Title remainder
city of the century
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
Contributor
Composer
Director
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
City of the century tells how in just 60 years Chicago grew from a remote, swampy frontier town into one of the most explosively alive cities in the world. "Chicago by 'L'" is part travelogue, part history, and part tour of Chicago's neighborhoods by 'L', Chicago's elevated train
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Cataloging source
IAK
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music, Michael Bacon
Dewey number
977.3/11
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
Closed-captioned. Optionally described in English for the visually impaired
LC call number
F548.3
LC item number
.C45 2003
PerformerNote
David Ogden Stiers, narrator
Runtime
270
Series statement
PBS DVD gold
Technique
live action
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Label
Chicago : city of the century, 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
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Based on the book City of the Century by Donald L. Miller
  • Previously released on the television program American Experience in 2003
  • Special features: Chicago by 'L': touring the neighborhoods; Behind the scenes interviews with producers Austin Hoyt, Patricia Garcia Rios and historian Donald Miller; Trivia questions: Do you know Chicago?
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Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • (edited by Jon Neuburger)
  • Disc 4.
  • Chicago by 'L' : touring the neighborhoods
  • (produced by Kelly Luchtman ; written by Geoffrey Baer)
  • and additional interviews
  • Disc 1.
  • Mudhole to metropolis
  • (edited by Bill Lattanzi)
  • Disc 2.
  • The revolution has begun
  • (edited by Bill Lattanzi, Jon Neuburger)
  • Disc 3.
  • Battle for Chicago
Control code
ocm51562903
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
4 videodiscs (approximately 270 min.)
Isbn
9781415702444
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 794054881424
  • 841887051293
Other physical details
sound, black and white with color
Publisher number
  • B8814
  • 88579
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Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)51562903
System details
DVD; NTSC, region 1; Dolby surround stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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