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The story of Will Rogers

Author: Bob Hope; Donald B Hyatt; NBC News.
Publisher: [Newton, N.J.] : Shanachie Entertainment, 1993, ©1961.
Series: Project twenty.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The life of the rope twirling humorist Will Rogers is traced from his Oklahoma roots to his death in an Alaska plane crash. With film culled from newsreel sequences, his appearances in motion pictures, and his family's home movies, a warm human portrait emerges of the cowboy philosopher.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Will Rogers; Will Rogers
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Bob Hope; Donald B Hyatt; NBC News.
ISBN: 1566331013 9781566331012
OCLC Number: 29552144
Notes: Originally produced for television broadcast in 1961.
Credits: Writers, Richard Hanser, Rod Reed ; music, Robert Russell Bennett ; film editor, Silvio D'Alisera ; assistant, James Pallan ; research, Daniel W. Jones, Peretz Johnnes ; associate producer, Robert L. Garthwaite ; producer/director, Donald B. Hyatt.
Performer(s): Bob Hope.
Description: 1 videocassette (VHS) (ca. 60 min.) : sd., b&w ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Series Title: Project twenty.
Responsibility: NBC News Productions.

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The life of the rope twirling humorist Will Rogers is traced from his Oklahoma roots to his death in an Alaska plane crash. With film culled from newsreel sequences, his appearances in motion pictures, and his family's home movies, a warm human portrait emerges of the cowboy philosopher.

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