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Into the machine age

Author: Robert RaymondMichael CharltonKim B ClarkOpus Films.PBS Video.All authors
Publisher: [Alexandria, Va.] : PBS Video : [Distributed by PBS Adult Learning Service], ©1983.
Series: Out of the fiery furnace, 5.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Highlights the progress of the industrial revolution in the United States: improvements in iron work and copper mining; invention of the steel skyscraper; development of the railroad; discovery of oil in Pennsylvania; and the flood of immigrants in the U.S. Describes Henry Ford's early factories, showing archival film footage of early assembly lines. Shows the Wright brothers with their early airplane. Tells how the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Raymond; Michael Charlton; Kim B Clark; Opus Films.; PBS Video.; PBS Adult Learning Service.
OCLC Number: 15306775
Notes: Originally part of a PBS television series.
Series is based on the book: Out of the fiery furnace / Robert Raymond.
Dubbed with permission from U-matic format in February 1987.
Credits: Director of photography, Geoff Burton ; film editor, John Oakley ; host and narrator, Michael Charlton.
Performer(s): Michael Charlton, narrator.
Description: 1 videocassette (VHS) (58 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 1/2 in. + 1 series guide.
Series Title: Out of the fiery furnace, 5.
Responsibility: Opus Films ; written by Robert Raymond and Michael Charlton ; producer, Robert Raymond ; director, Christopher McCullough.

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Highlights the progress of the industrial revolution in the United States: improvements in iron work and copper mining; invention of the steel skyscraper; development of the railroad; discovery of oil in Pennsylvania; and the flood of immigrants in the U.S. Describes Henry Ford's early factories, showing archival film footage of early assembly lines. Shows the Wright brothers with their early airplane. Tells how the U.S. gradually became a world leader in industry. Kim Clark of Harvard discusses current issues in industry and technology.

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