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The Resource Thomas Jefferson, a film by Ken Burns ; a production of Florentine Films, in association with WETA-TV, Washington ; American Lives Film Project ; produced by Ken Burns, Camilla Rockwell ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward, (DVD)

Thomas Jefferson, a film by Ken Burns ; a production of Florentine Films, in association with WETA-TV, Washington ; American Lives Film Project ; produced by Ken Burns, Camilla Rockwell ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward, (DVD)

Label
Thomas Jefferson
Title
Thomas Jefferson
Statement of responsibility
a film by Ken Burns ; a production of Florentine Films, in association with WETA-TV, Washington ; American Lives Film Project ; produced by Ken Burns, Camilla Rockwell ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Examines the life of Thomas Jefferson, third President of the United States and author of the Declaration of Independence
Member of
Cataloging source
GGB
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Editors, Paul Barnes, Kevin Kertscher ; cinematography, Allen Moore [and others]
Dewey number
973.4/6/092
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
Closed captioned
LC call number
E332
LC item number
.T46 2004
NLM call number
  • 88593
  • 705139
NLM item number
PBS Home Video
PerformerNote
Narrator: Ossie Davis; voices: Sam Waterston, Philip Bosco, Blythe Danner, Amy Madigan, Michael Potts
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Burns, Ken
  • Waterston, Sam
  • Davis, Ossie
  • Ward, Geoffrey C
  • WETA-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.)
  • Florentine Films
  • American Lives Film Project
  • PBS Home Video
Runtime
180
Series statement
Ken Burns' American lives
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jefferson, Thomas
  • Presidents
  • Biographical television programs
  • Historical television programs
Technique
live action
Label
Thomas Jefferson, a film by Ken Burns ; a production of Florentine Films, in association with WETA-TV, Washington ; American Lives Film Project ; produced by Ken Burns, Camilla Rockwell ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward, (DVD)
Link
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0118489/
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Special features: Ken Burns, making history -- A conversation with Ken Burns
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Declaration of Independence and the new nation / Eric Slauter -- Jefferson's conception of republican government / Ari Helo -- Notes on the state of Virginia and the Jeffersonian West / Thomas Hallock -- Jefferson and Native Americans : policy and archive / Gordon M. Sayre -- Race and slavery in the era of Jefferson / Douglas R. Egerton -- Jefferson's people : slavery at Monticello / Lucia Stanton -- Jefferson, science, and the Enlightenment / Timothy Sweet -- Thomas Jefferson and the creation of the American architectural image / Richard Guy Wilson -- The politics of pedagogy : Thomas Jefferson and the education of a democratic citizenry / Darren Staloff -- Jefferson and religion : private belief, public policy / Richard Samuelson -- Jefferson and the language of friendship / Andrew Burstein -- Jefferson and Adams : friendship and the power of the letter / Joanne B. Freeman -- The resonance of minds : Thomas Jefferson and James Madison in the republic of letters / Annette Gordon-Reed -- Jefferson and the democratic future / Douglas Anderson
Control code
ocm56530022
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 180 min.)
Isbn
9781415712337
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 097368859340
  • 841887051392
  • 841887032995
  • 841887050784
  • 00841887032995
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Publisher number
  • 88593
  • TSJN501
  • 705139
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)56530022
System details
DVD; full screen presentation; Dolby surround stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Thomas Jefferson, a film by Ken Burns ; a production of Florentine Films, in association with WETA-TV, Washington ; American Lives Film Project ; produced by Ken Burns, Camilla Rockwell ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward, (DVD)
Link
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0118489/
Publication
Note
Special features: Ken Burns, making history -- A conversation with Ken Burns
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Declaration of Independence and the new nation / Eric Slauter -- Jefferson's conception of republican government / Ari Helo -- Notes on the state of Virginia and the Jeffersonian West / Thomas Hallock -- Jefferson and Native Americans : policy and archive / Gordon M. Sayre -- Race and slavery in the era of Jefferson / Douglas R. Egerton -- Jefferson's people : slavery at Monticello / Lucia Stanton -- Jefferson, science, and the Enlightenment / Timothy Sweet -- Thomas Jefferson and the creation of the American architectural image / Richard Guy Wilson -- The politics of pedagogy : Thomas Jefferson and the education of a democratic citizenry / Darren Staloff -- Jefferson and religion : private belief, public policy / Richard Samuelson -- Jefferson and the language of friendship / Andrew Burstein -- Jefferson and Adams : friendship and the power of the letter / Joanne B. Freeman -- The resonance of minds : Thomas Jefferson and James Madison in the republic of letters / Annette Gordon-Reed -- Jefferson and the democratic future / Douglas Anderson
Control code
ocm56530022
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 180 min.)
Isbn
9781415712337
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 097368859340
  • 841887051392
  • 841887032995
  • 841887050784
  • 00841887032995
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Publisher number
  • 88593
  • TSJN501
  • 705139
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)56530022
System details
DVD; full screen presentation; Dolby surround stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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