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The Resource The Shakers, a film by Ken Burns

The Shakers, a film by Ken Burns

Label
The Shakers
Title
The Shakers
Statement of responsibility
a film by Ken Burns
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This revealing and poignant film by Ken Burns portrays 200 years of Shaker life in America, guided by the recollections of the three surviving members of the faith, along with a wealth of archival material from over 40 collections. Explore every aspect of this strange and noble sect that produced some of the greatest architecture and furniture in American history
Member of
Cataloging source
NVC
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Written and edited by Amy Stechler Burns ; produced by Ken Burns and Amy Stechler Burns
PerformerNote
Narrated by David McCullough
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1955-
  • 1953-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • McCullough, David G
  • Stechler, Amy
  • Burns, Ken
  • PBS Home Video
Runtime
58
Series statement
Ken Burns' America collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Shakers
  • Christian sects
  • Collective settlements
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The Shakers, a film by Ken Burns
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Special features include: A conversation with Ken Burns ; and, Ken Burns: making history
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 58 min.)
Isbn
9781415702567
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color, black and white
Publisher number
88591
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm56622912
  • (Sirsi) o56622912
  • (TMQ) o56622912
  • 392740
  • 392740
System details
DVD format ; Dolby digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The Shakers, a film by Ken Burns
Publication
Note
Special features include: A conversation with Ken Burns ; and, Ken Burns: making history
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 58 min.)
Isbn
9781415702567
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color, black and white
Publisher number
88591
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm56622912
  • (Sirsi) o56622912
  • (TMQ) o56622912
  • 392740
  • 392740
System details
DVD format ; Dolby digital
Video recording format
DVD

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