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The Resource Huey Long, an RKB/Florentine Films production ; produced by Ken Burns, Richard Kilberg ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward

Huey Long, an RKB/Florentine Films production ; produced by Ken Burns, Richard Kilberg ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward

Label
Huey Long
Title
Huey Long
Statement of responsibility
an RKB/Florentine Films production ; produced by Ken Burns, Richard Kilberg ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Uses archival film footage to portray events in the life of the charismatic Louisiana politician Huey Long who built roads, bridges, and schools, but whose brutal, corrupt reign suddenly ended in a hail of bullets. Incorporates interviews with scholars and the recollections of Louisianans who knew Long
Member of
Cataloging source
JQR
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Editor, Amy Stechler Burns
Dewey number
  • 976.306/2
  • B
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Narrator, David McCullough
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Burns, Ken
  • Kilberg, Richard
  • Ward, Geoffrey C
  • McCullough, David G
  • RKB Productions
  • Florentine Films
  • PBS Home Video
Runtime
88
Series statement
Ken Burns' America collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Long, Huey Pierce
  • Statesmen
  • Politicians
  • Louisiana
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Huey Long, an RKB/Florentine Films production ; produced by Ken Burns, Richard Kilberg ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Funded by National Endowment for the Humanities, Corporation for Public Broadcasting, and Louisiana Committee for the Humanities
  • Special features: A conversation with Ken Burns and Ken Burns : making history
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Every man a king -- The kingfish -- Sure enough bigshot -- Share the wealth -- Wildness in the air
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 88 min.)
Isbn
9781415702406
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 794054874624
  • 097368857544
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Publisher number
  • B8746
  • 88575
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm51209589
  • (Sirsi) o51209589
  • (TMQ) o51209589
  • 336351
  • 336351
  • 1478843
  • 1841503
System details
DVD, full screen; NTSC, region 1; mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Huey Long, an RKB/Florentine Films production ; produced by Ken Burns, Richard Kilberg ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward
Publication
Note
  • Funded by National Endowment for the Humanities, Corporation for Public Broadcasting, and Louisiana Committee for the Humanities
  • Special features: A conversation with Ken Burns and Ken Burns : making history
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Every man a king -- The kingfish -- Sure enough bigshot -- Share the wealth -- Wildness in the air
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 88 min.)
Isbn
9781415702406
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 794054874624
  • 097368857544
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Publisher number
  • B8746
  • 88575
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm51209589
  • (Sirsi) o51209589
  • (TMQ) o51209589
  • 336351
  • 336351
  • 1478843
  • 1841503
System details
DVD, full screen; NTSC, region 1; mono
Video recording format
DVD

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