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|Document Type:||Visual material|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Donald L Miller; Pauline Maier; Louis P Masur; Waldo E Martin; Douglas Brinkley; Virginia Scharff; Fred Barzyk; WGBH Educational Foundation.; Annenberg/CPB.; et al
|Notes:||Funding provided by Annenberg Foundation/CPB (Corporation of Public Broadcasting).
Videocassettes contain two 30-minute parts on each tape.
Set contains programs #101K1 through #122K1.
|Credits:||Videographers: Robert Birkett, Bill Charette, Lance Douglas, Michael Mulvey, Joe Vitagliano; still photographer: Kathleen Doeher; series graphics: Alison Kennedy; motion graphics: Daryl Myers; senior editor: Mark Geffen; editors: Andrea Willians, Richard Katz, Harlan Reiniger; theme music: David Amram; additional music: Associated Production Music; senior historical consultant: Raymond W. Smock; senior researcher: Michael Mushlitz.|
|Performer(s):||Speakers: Donald L. Miller, Pauline Maier, Louis P. Masur, Waldo E. Martin, Douglas Brinkley, Virginia Scharff.|
|Description:||13 videocassettes (60 min. each) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 1/2 in.|
|Contents:||pt. 1. New world encounters: The beginnings of America--pt. 2. English settlement: New England and Virginia--pt. 3. Growth and empire: The best poor man's country in the world--pt. 4. The coming of independence--pt. 5. A new system of government--pt. 6. Westward expansion: The empire of liberty--pt. 7. The rise of capitalism: The unseen hand--pt. 8. The reform impulse: Religion and individualism--pt. 9. Slavery: The South and slave culture--pt. 10. The coming of the Civil War--pt. 11 The Civil War: Vicksburg--
pt. 12. Reconstruction--pt. 13. America at its Centennial: The revolution betrayal--pt. 14. Industrial supremacy--pt. 15. The new city: Planned order and messy vitality--pt. 16. The West--pt. 17. Capital and labor--pt. 18. TR and Wilson: Two faces of power--pt. 19. A vital progressivism--pt. 20. The twenties: The tensions of prosperity--pt. 21. FDR and the depression--pt. 22. World War II: Total war--pt. 23. The fifties: From war to normalcy--pt. 24. The sixties: Vietnam and civil rights--pt. 25. Contemporary history: Critical thinking about 1972-2000--pt. 26. The redemptive imagination.
|Responsibility:||with Donald L. Miller ... [et al.] in cooperation with Library of Congress and National Archives and Records Administration ; producer/director, Fred Barzyk ; producer, WGBH Educational Foundation.|
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