|类型/形式：||Films for the hearing impaired
Documentary television programs
Nonfiction television programs
|提及的人：||Joe Louis; Eleanor Roosevelt|
Stephen Stept; Joe Morton; Steve Fayer; Blackside, Inc.; British Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service.; WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.); PBS Video.
|制作人员：||Editor, Marian Hunter ; narrator, Joe Morton ; photography, Robert Shepard ... [et al.] ; music, Brian Keane.|
|描述：||1 videocassette (60 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 1/2 in.|
|丛书名：||Great Depression, 6.|
|责任：||a production of Blackside ; produced in association with BBC-2 ; WGBH Boston ; produced, directed and written by Stephen Stept ; written by Steve Fayer, Stephen Stept.|
Many Americans, struggling to survive the Great Depression, were determined to help build a better America through direct action in the courts, in the Congress and in everyday life. At a time when lynching, segregation, and anti-semitism were commonplace, black heavy-weight champion, Joe Louis became a symbol of national strength. In very different ways Louis and First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt challenged America to live up to its promise of justice and opportunity for people of every race and faith. Primarily uses interviews and historical film footage to portray the era.
- Louis, Joe, -- 1914-1981.
- Roosevelt, Eleanor, -- 1884-1962 -- Political and social views.
- African Americans -- History -- 20th century.
- Racism -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
- Antisemitism -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
- Depressions -- 1929 -- United States.
- United States -- History -- 1919-1933.
- United States -- History -- 1933-1945.
- United States -- Economic conditions -- 1918-1945.