WorldCat Identities

De Forest, Lee 1873-1961

Overview
Works: 122 works in 210 publications in 2 languages and 6,295 library holdings
Genres: History  Drama  Biography  Silent films  Documentary films  Sports films  Short films  Juvenile works  Children's films  Nonfiction films 
Roles: Author, Producer, Director, Correspondent
Classifications: TK5739.D4, 926.2
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The African American cinema II the scar of shame (1926) and Sissle and Blake (1923)( Visual )

10 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in English and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scar of shame: In no film was the racial theme more apparent than in this story about an ill-matched marriage between a black concert painist and a poor, lower class black woman. Secretly ashamed of her, the young man keeps his wife hidden from his socially-prominent middle-class mother. Despite the melodrama, it is a strong statement on the issues of class and the color caste system which existed within the African-American community. This was the first film of the Colored Players Film Corp. of Philadelphia
Television, today and tomorrow by Lee De Forest( Book )

8 editions published between 1942 and 1945 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the jazz band ball : early hot jazz, song and dance 1925-1933( Visual )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of early film clips (1925-1933), featuring song, dance, and instrumental performances of some of the giants of the Jazz Age, including Duke Ellington, Louis Armstrong, Paul Whiteman, the Dorsey Brothers, and Bill "Bojangles" Robinson. Features clips of Bessie Smith's only screen performance, Bix Beiderbecke's sole appearance in a sound film, and an early Lee DeForest sound film of Ben Bernie's orchestra in which Jack Pettis plays what is probably the first jazz solo on film
Grandfather Smallweed( Visual )

1 edition published in 1926 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Character study of Dicken's character from Bleak House by famous impersonator of Dicken's characters, Bransby Williams
Casey at the bat by Ernest Lawrence Thayer( Visual )

1 edition published in 1922 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Even on the fateful day when Casey strikes out, he remains the hero who brought joy back to Mudville, saved the town stadium, and gave America it's national pastime
The scar of shame with DeForest phonofilm Sissle and Blake( Visual )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1st work: In no film was the racial theme more apparent than in this story about an ill-matched marriage between a black concert pianist and a poor, lower class young black woman. Secretly ashamed of her, the young man keeps his wife hidden from his socially-prominent middle-class mother. Despite the melodrama, it is a strong statement on the issues of class and the color caste system which existed within the African-American community, as well as probing
Rebel's rendezvous by Lee De Forest( Book )

1 edition published in 1937 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Father of radio : the autobiography of Lee de Forest by Lee De Forest( Book )

5 editions published in 1950 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Batcheller Collection
Scar of shame( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Second work: In no film was the racial theme more apparent than in this story about an ill-matched marriage between a black concert painist and a poor, lower class black woman. Secretly ashamed of her, the young man keeps his wife hidden from his socially-prominent middle-class mother. Despite the melodrama, it is a strong statement on the issues of class and the color caste system which existed within the African-American community. This was the first film of the Colored Players Film Corp. of Philadelphia
Television : now and onwards by Lee De Forest( Book )

3 editions published in 1946 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A master of sound by I. E Levine( Book )

2 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kid boots( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wireless in the home by Lee De Forest( Book )

2 editions published in 1922 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ralph 124C 41+ : a romance of the year 2660 by Hugo Gernsback( Book )

2 editions published between 1950 and 2014 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the year 2060, science has transformed and conquered the world. Mankind is saved from itself by inventors who are respected and supported by world governments. One brilliant scientist discovers such acclaim and support is not without its price
First sound of movies( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A documentary containing a collection of early sound-on-disc films made by the Lee de Forest Phonofilm process between 1922 and 1925., from the collection of Maurice H. Zouary. The bonus disc contains The Birth of the Talkies, an earlier compilation introduced by Maurice Zohary and Joe Franklin that repeats some of the same material
Sweet Adeline( Visual )

in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A conqueror of space; an authorized biography of the life and work of Lee DeForest by Georgette Carneal( Book )

2 editions published in 1930 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El padre de la radio Lee de Forest by Dr.Henry Weserday( Book )

1 edition published in 1962 in Spanish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
DeForest, Lee 1873-1961

Forest Lee de 1873-1961

Lee De Forest Amerikaans wetenschapper (1873-1961)

Lee De Forest amerykański radiotechnik i wynalazca

Lee De Forest scienziato, inventore e regista statunitense

Lee De Forest US-amerikanischer Ingenieur und Erfinder

Λη ντε Φόρεστ Αμερικανός εφευρέτης

Лі де Форест

Лі дэ Форэст

Форест, Ли де

לי דה פורסט

لي دي فورست

لی دفارست دانشمند، مخترع، و مهندس آمریکایی

లీ డి ఫారెస్ట్

리 디포리스트 3극관을 발명한 미국의 발명가

リー・ド・フォレスト

李·德富雷斯特

李·德弗雷斯特

Languages
English (121)

Spanish (1)

Covers
DeForest, father of the electronic revolution : the tube that changed the world : how the vast new electronics industry came to be born