skip to content
The Adams chronicles. Volume 2 Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The Adams chronicles. Volume 2

Author: Virginia KasselRobert CostelloAnne Howard BaileyCorinne JackerPhilip H ReismanAll authors
Publisher: Silver Spring, MD : Distributed by Acorn Media, [2008]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
Television mini-series that dramatizes four generations of Adamses and 150 years of American history from the birth of the Revolution through the Gilded Age. Meet John Adams, a passionate revolutionary and second president; John Quincy Adams, proud son of a famous father and sixth president; Charles Francis Adams, skillful minister to Great Britain during the Civil War; historian Henry Adams; and railroad magnate  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Biographical television programs
Drama
Historical television programs
History
Television mini-series
Television programs for the hearing impaired
Television movies
Historical drama
Historical
Biographical
Family
Biography Drama
Named Person: Adams family; John Adams; John Quincy Adams; Charles Francis Adams; Henry Adams; Charles Francis Adams; Charles Francis Adams; Charles Francis Adams; Adams family.; Henry Adams; John Adams; John Quincy Adams; Adams family; John Adams; John Quincy Adams; Charles Francis Adams; Henry Adams; Charles Francis Adams
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Virginia Kassel; Robert Costello; Anne Howard Bailey; Corinne Jacker; Philip H Reisman; Sam Hall; Barry Davis; Anthony Page; George Grizzard; Kathryn Walker; William Daniels; David Birney; John Beal; Peter Brandon; Charles Siebert; Nancy Marchand; John Morris; Educational Broadcasting Corporation.; WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.); Acorn Media (Firm)
OCLC Number: 228908252
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Notes: Title from container and disc label.
Based on the family's personal diaries and correspondences.
Originally broadcast on television in 1976.
Set contains all 13 episodes of the television mini-series.
Credits: Original music, John Morris.
Cast: George Grizzard, Kathryn Walker, William Daniels, David Birney, John Beal, Peter Brandon, Charles Siebert, Nancy Marchand.
Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 180 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, full screen (4:3) presentation; Dolby Digital.
Contents: Chapter V: John Adams, Vice President --
Chapter VI: John Adams, President --
Chapter VII: John Quincy Adams, Diplomat.
Responsibility: Educational Broadcasting Corporation ; Thirteen/WNET New York ; created by series producer, Virginia Kassel ; produced by Robert Costello ; written by Anne Howard Bailey, Corinne Jacker, Philip Reisman, Jr., and Sam Hall ; directed by Barry Davis and Anthony Page.

Abstract:

Television mini-series that dramatizes four generations of Adamses and 150 years of American history from the birth of the Revolution through the Gilded Age. Meet John Adams, a passionate revolutionary and second president; John Quincy Adams, proud son of a famous father and sixth president; Charles Francis Adams, skillful minister to Great Britain during the Civil War; historian Henry Adams; and railroad magnate Charles Francis Adams, Jr. Going beyond politics, this mini-series portrays these men as husbands, fathers, brothers, sons, as well as leaders.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/228908252> # The Adams chronicles. Volume 2
    a schema:CreativeWork, bgn:DVD, schema:Movie ;
    library:oclcnum "228908252" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/mdu> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2864406880#Place/silver_spring_md> ; # Silver Spring, MD
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2864406880#Topic/presidents_united_states> ; # Presidents--United States
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2864406880#Person/adams_john_quincy_1767_1848> ; # John Quincy Adams
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/95296943> ; # John Adams
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2864406880#Person/adams_john_1735_1826> ; # John Adams
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/29657151> ; # Charles Francis Adams
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> ; # United States
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2864406880#Topic/presidents> ; # Presidents
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/73867271> ; # Henry Adams
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2864406880#Person/adams_henry_1838_1918> ; # Henry Adams
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2864406880#Place/united_states> ; # United States.
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/36980021> ; # John Quincy Adams
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1075723> ; # Presidents
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/791.4572/e22/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2864406880#Person/adams_charles_francis_1835_1915> ; # Charles Francis Adams
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/30335611> ; # Charles Francis Adams
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2864406880#Person/adams_family> ; # Adams family
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2864406880#Person/adams_charles_francis_1807_1886> ; # Charles Francis Adams
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/4004985> ; # Anthony Page
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/85381293> ; # John Morris
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/40616540> ; # Corinne Jacker
    schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2864406880#Person/hall_sam_1921_2014> ; # Sam Hall
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/18916146> ; # Philip H. Reisman
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/1466403> ; # George Grizzard
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/10057600> ; # David Birney
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/135105634> ; # WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/28828784> ; # Virginia Kassel
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/71231779> ; # Barry Davis
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/35910992> ; # Kathryn Walker
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/53760663> ; # Anne Howard Bailey
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/22339629> ; # William Daniels
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/12505559> ; # Nancy Marchand
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/164547063> ; # Charles Siebert
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/2207068> ; # Peter Brandon
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/65497065> ; # John Beal
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/75745628> ; # Robert Costello
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/153602086> ; # Educational Broadcasting Corporation.
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/140669504> ; # Acorn Media (Firm)
    schema:datePublished "2008" ;
    schema:description "Television mini-series that dramatizes four generations of Adamses and 150 years of American history from the birth of the Revolution through the Gilded Age. Meet John Adams, a passionate revolutionary and second president; John Quincy Adams, proud son of a famous father and sixth president; Charles Francis Adams, skillful minister to Great Britain during the Civil War; historian Henry Adams; and railroad magnate Charles Francis Adams, Jr. Going beyond politics, this mini-series portrays these men as husbands, fathers, brothers, sons, as well as leaders."@en ;
    schema:description "Chapter V: John Adams, Vice President -- Chapter VI: John Adams, President -- Chapter VII: John Quincy Adams, Diplomat."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/2864406880> ;
    schema:genre "Historical drama"@en ;
    schema:genre "Historical television programs"@en ;
    schema:genre "Television mini-series"@en ;
    schema:genre "Television programs for the hearing impaired"@en ;
    schema:genre "Historical"@en ;
    schema:genre "Biographical television programs"@en ;
    schema:genre "Family"@en ;
    schema:genre "Biographical"@en ;
    schema:genre "History"@en ;
    schema:genre "Television movies"@en ;
    schema:genre "Drama"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "The Adams chronicles. Volume 2"@en ;
    schema:productID "228908252" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/228908252#PublicationEvent/silver_spring_md_distributed_by_acorn_media_2008> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2864406880#Agent/distributed_by_acorn_media> ; # Distributed by Acorn Media
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/228908252> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2864406880#Agent/distributed_by_acorn_media> # Distributed by Acorn Media
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Distributed by Acorn Media" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2864406880#Person/adams_charles_francis_1807_1886> # Charles Francis Adams
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1807" ;
    schema:deathDate "1886" ;
    schema:familyName "Adams" ;
    schema:givenName "Charles Francis" ;
    schema:name "Charles Francis Adams" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2864406880#Person/adams_charles_francis_1835_1915> # Charles Francis Adams
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1835" ;
    schema:deathDate "1915" ;
    schema:familyName "Adams" ;
    schema:givenName "Charles Francis" ;
    schema:name "Charles Francis Adams" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2864406880#Person/adams_family> # Adams family
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:name "Adams family" ;
    schema:name "Adams family." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2864406880#Person/adams_henry_1838_1918> # Henry Adams
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1838" ;
    schema:deathDate "1918" ;
    schema:familyName "Adams" ;
    schema:givenName "Henry" ;
    schema:name "Henry Adams" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2864406880#Person/adams_john_1735_1826> # John Adams
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1735" ;
    schema:deathDate "1826" ;
    schema:familyName "Adams" ;
    schema:givenName "John" ;
    schema:name "John Adams" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2864406880#Person/adams_john_quincy_1767_1848> # John Quincy Adams
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1767" ;
    schema:deathDate "1848" ;
    schema:familyName "Adams" ;
    schema:givenName "John Quincy" ;
    schema:name "John Quincy Adams" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2864406880#Person/hall_sam_1921_2014> # Sam Hall
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1921" ;
    schema:deathDate "2014" ;
    schema:familyName "Hall" ;
    schema:givenName "Sam" ;
    schema:name "Sam Hall" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2864406880#Place/silver_spring_md> # Silver Spring, MD
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Silver Spring, MD" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2864406880#Place/united_states> # United States.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "United States." ;
    schema:name "United States" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1075723> # Presidents
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Presidents"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> # United States
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "United States" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/10057600> # David Birney
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1939" ;
    schema:familyName "Birney" ;
    schema:givenName "David" ;
    schema:name "David Birney" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/12505559> # Nancy Marchand
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1928" ;
    schema:deathDate "2000" ;
    schema:familyName "Marchand" ;
    schema:givenName "Nancy" ;
    schema:name "Nancy Marchand" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/135105634> # WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/140669504> # Acorn Media (Firm)
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "Acorn Media (Firm)" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/1466403> # George Grizzard
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Grizzard" ;
    schema:givenName "George" ;
    schema:name "George Grizzard" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/153602086> # Educational Broadcasting Corporation.
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "Educational Broadcasting Corporation." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/164547063> # Charles Siebert
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1938" ;
    schema:familyName "Siebert" ;
    schema:givenName "Charles" ;
    schema:name "Charles Siebert" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/18916146> # Philip H. Reisman
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1916" ;
    schema:deathDate "1999" ;
    schema:familyName "Reisman" ;
    schema:givenName "Philip H." ;
    schema:name "Philip H. Reisman" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/2207068> # Peter Brandon
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1926" ;
    schema:deathDate "1983" ;
    schema:familyName "Brandon" ;
    schema:givenName "Peter" ;
    schema:name "Peter Brandon" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/22339629> # William Daniels
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1927" ;
    schema:familyName "Daniels" ;
    schema:givenName "William" ;
    schema:name "William Daniels" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/28828784> # Virginia Kassel
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Kassel" ;
    schema:givenName "Virginia" ;
    schema:name "Virginia Kassel" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/29657151> # Charles Francis Adams
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1835" ;
    schema:deathDate "1915" ;
    schema:familyName "Adams" ;
    schema:givenName "Charles Francis" ;
    schema:name "Charles Francis Adams" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/30335611> # Charles Francis Adams
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1807" ;
    schema:deathDate "1886" ;
    schema:familyName "Adams" ;
    schema:givenName "Charles Francis" ;
    schema:name "Charles Francis Adams" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/35910992> # Kathryn Walker
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1943" ;
    schema:familyName "Walker" ;
    schema:givenName "Kathryn" ;
    schema:name "Kathryn Walker" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/36980021> # John Quincy Adams
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1767" ;
    schema:deathDate "1848" ;
    schema:familyName "Adams" ;
    schema:givenName "John Quincy" ;
    schema:name "John Quincy Adams" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/4004985> # Anthony Page
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1935" ;
    schema:familyName "Page" ;
    schema:givenName "Anthony" ;
    schema:name "Anthony Page" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/40616540> # Corinne Jacker
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Jacker" ;
    schema:givenName "Corinne" ;
    schema:name "Corinne Jacker" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/53760663> # Anne Howard Bailey
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Bailey" ;
    schema:givenName "Anne Howard" ;
    schema:name "Anne Howard Bailey" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/65497065> # John Beal
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1909" ;
    schema:deathDate "1997" ;
    schema:familyName "Beal" ;
    schema:givenName "John" ;
    schema:name "John Beal" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/71231779> # Barry Davis
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1936" ;
    schema:deathDate "1990" ;
    schema:familyName "Davis" ;
    schema:givenName "Barry" ;
    schema:name "Barry Davis" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/73867271> # Henry Adams
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1838" ;
    schema:deathDate "1918" ;
    schema:familyName "Adams" ;
    schema:givenName "Henry" ;
    schema:name "Henry Adams" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/75745628> # Robert Costello
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Costello" ;
    schema:givenName "Robert" ;
    schema:name "Robert Costello" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/85381293> # John Morris
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1926" ;
    schema:familyName "Morris" ;
    schema:givenName "John" ;
    schema:name "John Morris" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/95296943> # John Adams
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1735" ;
    schema:deathDate "1826" ;
    schema:familyName "Adams" ;
    schema:givenName "John" ;
    schema:name "John Adams" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.