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|Material Type:||Internet resource, Videorecording|
|Document Type:||Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Ken Burns; Dayton Duncan; Peter Coyote; Lee Stetson; Craig Mellish; Paul Barnes; Buddy Squires; Florentine Films.; Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.); Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm); Films Media Group.
|Notes:||Streaming video file.
Title from title frames (viewed April 26, 2012).
Originally broadcast as episode six of the six-part television documentary series on PBS in 2009.
Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on October 23, 2011.
Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
|Credits:||Episode editor, Craig Mellish ; series editor, Paul Barnes ; cinematography, Buddy Squires.|
|Performer(s):||Narrator: Peter Coyote, featuring the voice of Lee Stetson [and others].|
|Target Audience:||Not rated.|
|Description:||1 video file (approximately 113 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences, digital file|
|Details:||Mode of access: Internet.|
|Contents:||On wolves (1:21) --
Majestic untamed land (1:58) --
National parks as America's conscience (3:23) --
Landscapes of childhood for many American (2:23) --
"Like being in heaven" (3:20) --
Ecology of the Coyote in the Yellowstone (2:51) --
Wolves (2:36) --
Murie's landmark wolf study (2:55) --
Wolf control program (1:47) --
Hetch Hetch (1:57) --
Echo Park Damn project (2:14) --
Crusade to save Echo Park (3:59) --
America's conservation movement is born (1:59) --
Loved to death (2:11) --
Mission 66 (3:33) --
American rite of passage (5:42) --
Redwood National Park (2:20) --
Udall's Parks (2:02) --
Protecting wild spaces (0:57) --
Park Service's role in preserving American history (2:27) --
March on Washington August 28, 1963 (2:44) --
Dr. King in National park history (1:25) --
Mission 66 comest to Mt. McKinley (3:19) --
Mt. McKinley road controversy (2:50) --
Yosemite Firefall (1:12) --
Yellowstone's bears (1:36) --
Biscayne Bay (2:09) --
Islandia (4:20) --
Biscayne National Monument created (3:10) --
Excerpt from Wallace Stagner Essay (1:06) --
America's greatest export (2:44) --
Alaska- last chance to do it right (2:40) --
President Carter signs orders creating Alaska monuments (2:44) --
Reaction to Carter's proclamation (2:44) --
Alaska National Interests Lands Conservation Act (3:52) --
Seward Alaska residents and Natives (3:22) --
Mt. McKinley National Park becomes Denali National Park (3:17) --
From inner city kid to park ranger (1:37) --
Parks as monuments to history (2:42) --
Ah, this is America (3:42) --
Wolves return to Yellowstone (4:08) --
|Other Titles:||National parks (Television program).
Morning of creation, 1946-1980
|Responsibility:||a Florentine Films production ; a film by Ken Burns ; written by Dayton Duncan ; produced by Dayton Duncan, Ken Burns.|
- United States. -- National Park Service.
- National parks and reserves -- United States -- History.
- Conservation of natural resources -- United States -- Citizen participation.
- National parks and reserves -- Alaska.
- Conservation of natural resources -- Citizen participation.
- National parks and reserves.
- United States.