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The Donner Party

Author: Ric BurnsLisa AdesSteeplechase Films Inc.WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)All authors
Publisher: [Alexandria, Va.] : PBS Video, ©1992.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Chronicles the tale of the pioneer group that set out for California in the spring of 1846 and ended in disaster in the snows of the Sierra Nevada Mountains the following winter.
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Genre/Form: Television programs
Documentary television programs
Nonfiction television programs
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Ric Burns; Lisa Ades; Steeplechase Films Inc.; WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.); WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.); KCET (Television station : Los Angeles, Calif.); PBS Video.
ISBN: 0793609046 9780793609048
OCLC Number: 27312783
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Notes: Originally broadcast on the television program, The American experience.
Duration on container: 90 min.
"AMEX503."
Credits: Cinematography, Buddy Squires, Allen Moore ; edited by Bruce Shaw ; music, Brian Keane.
Performer(s): David McCullough.
Description: 1 videocassette (88 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Other Titles: American experience (Television program)
Responsibility: presented by WGBH/Boston, WNET/New York, and KCET/Los Angeles ; written and directed by Ric Burns ; produced by Lisa Ades and Ric Burns ; edited by Bruce Shaw ; a Steeplechase Films production.

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Chronicles the tale of the pioneer group that set out for California in the spring of 1846 and ended in disaster in the snows of the Sierra Nevada Mountains the following winter.

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