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Chicago : city of the century

Author: Austin HoytDavid Ogden StiersPatricia Garcia RiosMichael BaconMichael ChinAll authors
Publisher: [United States] : WGBH Educational Foundation : Window to the World Communications, Inc. : Distributed by PBS Home Video, ©2003.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Tells how in just 60 years Chicago grew from a remote, swampy frontier town into one of the most explosively alive cities in the world"--Container.
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Genre/Form: Documentary television programs
History
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Austin Hoyt; David Ogden Stiers; Patricia Garcia Rios; Michael Bacon; Michael Chin; Terry Hopkins; Mark Samels; Bill Lattanzi; Jon Neuburger; Donald L Miller; WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.); WTTW (Television station : Chicago, Ill.); Chicago Historical Society.; WGBH Educational Foundation.; Window to the World Communications, Inc.; PBS Home Video.
ISBN: 078064140X 9780780641402
OCLC Number: 51547467
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Notes: Duration: ca. 90 min.; ca. 90 min.; ca. 90 min.
Based on the book City of the Century by Donald L. Miller.
Originally broadcast as part of the television series: The American experience.
Credits: Co-producer/co-director, Patricia Garcia Rios ; music, Michael Bacon ; camera, Michael Chin, Terry Hopkins ; senior producer, Mark Samels ; editors, Bill Lattanzi, Jon Neuburger.
Performer(s): David Ogden Stiers, narrator.
Description: 3 videocassettes (approximately 270 min.) : sound, black and white with color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Contents: pt. 1. Mudhole to metropolis (edited by Bill Lattanzi) --
pt. 2. The revolution has begun (edited by Bill Lattanzi, Jon Neuburger) --
pt. 3. Battle for Chicago (edited by Jon Neuburger).
Other Titles: City of the century
American experience (Television program)
Responsibility: a co-production of WGBH Boston and WTTW Chicago in association with the Chicago Historical Society for American Experience ; produced, written and directed by Austin Hoyt.
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"Tells how in just 60 years Chicago grew from a remote, swampy frontier town into one of the most explosively alive cities in the world"--Container.

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