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Brooks, Maria

Overview
Works: 75 works in 103 publications in 1 language and 608 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Ethnographic films  Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Catalogs  Bibliography‡vCatalogs  Local history 
Roles: Director, Author of screenplay, Producer, Production personnel, Author
Classifications: D773, 359.87
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Maria Brooks
 
Most widely held works by Maria Brooks
The men who sailed the Liberty ships( Visual )

7 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the activities and importance of the merchant marines in World War II
The reindeer queen the story of Sinrock Mary by Maria Brooks( Visual )

10 editions published between 1988 and 2007 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Using rare archival photographs, film footage and the shared memories of her granddaughters, this film tells the story of Sinrock Mary, who became the translator for Captain Mike Healy of the ship "Bear," which transported the first Siberian reindeer to Alaska. Through this relationship, Mary became the owner of the largest reindeer herd in the north and the wealthiest woman in the territory
The Odyssey of Captain Healy( Visual )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mike Healy, born a slave on a Georgia plantation, ran away to sea winding up on San Francisco's Barbary Coast. With the purchase of the Alaska Territory Healy's career took off. Passing as a white man on board the cutter Bear, he represented the U.S. government and its justice in the Arctic. He charted and patrolled the treacherous waters of the Bering Sea, confronted the rum-runners and poachers, and foresaw the extermination of marine animals caused by unrestrained harvesting. He contended with the devastation wreaked upon the Eskimos and was instrumental in bringing reindeer to the Arctic. Film includes extensive rare archival footage of arctic conditions and history
The Reindeer Queen: The True Story of Sinrock Mary( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sinrock Mary's life mirrors the turbulent times in the Arctic before the turn of the century during the Alaska Gold Rush. An Eskimo woman, she became the translator for captain 'Hell Roaring' Mike Healy of the ship Bear, a Revenue Cutter. With Captain Healy at the helm, the Bear transported the first Siberian reindeer to Alaska. Through twists of fate, Sinrock Mary (Antisarlook) became the owner of the largest reindeer herd in the north and the wealthiest woman in the territory
Shipping out the story of America's seafaring women( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Featuring women holding jobs in United States commercial shipping and filmed on board merchant ships, looks also at the history of women and seafaring in America
Alaska women's oral history collection : catalogue with subject index by Anchorage Community College( Book )

2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pilebutts working under the hammer( Visual )

5 editions published in 2003 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Working in collaboration with Pile Drivers Local Union Number 34 Brooks reveals the brawny but embracing nature of the craft's history and handiwork. Brooks weaves together yarns from LU 34 members, footage of actual piledriving jobs in progress, and historical clips
Rebuilding San Francisco, 1906-1910 the workers' story( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Following the 1906 San Francisco earthquake, thousands of tradespeople converged on the city to start one of the largest reconstruction efforts of all time
Eastbourne : between the Downs & the sea by Frank Glyn-Jones( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Catalogue, Alaska Women's Oral History Collection with subject index by Maria Brooks( Book )

2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Women of the Alaska territory an oral history( Visual )

3 editions published between 1983 and 1988 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Accounts by 20 women who were born or moved to Alaska before 1945 are visually recreated by archival photographs
Shipping out : the story of America's seafaring women : a teacher's companion guide for viewing the documentary Shipping out by Thomas Coons( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oral history of pioneer women tape transcription by Maria Brooks( Book )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alaska Women's Oral History Collection guide to oral tapes by Maria Brooks( Book )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eye on dance & the arts( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Guests discuss locating and transferring authentic African traditions from the village to the concert stage
Colette Berge, Michel Boudon, Maria Brooks( Visual )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Guests discuss locating and transferring authentic African traditions from the village to the concert stage
We are the ILWU( Visual )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The video describes the history of workers fighting for welfare, equal access to work and better working conditions in the Pacific West of the United States. It also presents the history, work and accomplishments of the International Longshoremen's and Warehousemen's Union
The making of masterpieces by Edgar Mayhew Bacon( )

1 edition published in 1893 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Eugenie Williams is interviewed by Maria Brooks on February 4, 1982 in Sitka, Alaska by Eugenie L Williams( Recording )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Eugenie Williams is interviewed by Maria Brooks on February 4, 1982 in Sitka, Alaska. Williams discusses working for the board of missions of the Presbyterian church; arriving in Sitka in 1939 to work at Sheldon Jackson School as a relief worker; WWII in Sitka; work with B.I.A. Native Health Services in Southeast villages; Tlingit customs; and racial attitudes among Whites toward Natives
Lucy Cuddy is interviewed by Maria Brooks on June 17, 1980 in Anchorage, Alaska by Lucy Hon Cuddy( Recording )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Lucy Cuddy is interviewed by Maria Brooks on June 17, 1980 in Anchorage, Alaska. Cuddy describes her arraival in Valdez to teach school in 1917; and recalls old Valdez and its local personalities, Anchorage during WWII, being on the University of Alaska Board of Regents, and the changing role of women
 
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English (48)