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Brooklyn Bridge

Author: Ken BurnsDavid G McCulloughAmy StechlerJesse CarrFlorentine Films.All authors
Publisher: [Alexandria, Va.] : PBS Video, [2005, 1981]
Edition/Format:   Video   Visual material   Computer File : EnglishView all editions and formats
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About America's best-loved landmark, the program explores the great problems and ingenious solutions that marked the bridge's construction, tracing its transformation from a spectacular and heroic engineering feat to a symbol of strength, vitality, ingenuity, and promise in American culture.
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Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Ken Burns; David G McCullough; Amy Stechler; Jesse Carr; Florentine Films.; WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.); PBS Video.; VIVA, the Virtual Library of Virginia.
OCLC Number: 123275047
Notes: Originally broadcast in 1981.
Credits: Cinematography, Ken Burns ; editor, Amy Stechler ; narrated by David McCullough ; music, Jesse Carr.
Description: 1 streaming video file (60 min.) : digital, MP4 file, sound, color with black and white sequences
Details: Mode of access: Internet.; Online video system requirements: QuickTime 7 player (or equivalent).
Responsibility: a film by Ken Burns ; produced by Florentine Films in association with the Department of Records and Information Services of the City of New York and WNET/THIRTEEN ; PBS ; directed by Ken Burns ; written by Amy Stechler.

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About America's best-loved landmark, the program explores the great problems and ingenious solutions that marked the bridge's construction, tracing its transformation from a spectacular and heroic engineering feat to a symbol of strength, vitality, ingenuity, and promise in American culture.

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