skip to content
Up from the bottoms : the search for the American dream Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Up from the bottoms : the search for the American dream

Author: Jim SchaubRod SchaubBarbara RoosCicely TysonDick GregoryAll authors
Publisher: [Muskegon, Mich.] : Clear Vision Films, [2009]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : English
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
African-American residents of Muskegon, Michigan tell stories of migrating from the old South to the prosperous North during the war years and beyond. Includes commentary by civil rights activist Dick Gregory and Black Americana scholar Dr. Ben Wilson.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Feature films
Documentary films
History
Nonfiction films
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Jim Schaub; Rod Schaub; Barbara Roos; Cicely Tyson; Dick Gregory; Benjamin C Wilson; John Q Williams; Naeink.; Clear Vision Films (Firm)
OCLC Number: 477232083
Notes: Originally released as a motion picture in 2009.
Sponsored by Grand Valley State University and the Michigan Humanities Council.
Credits: Director of photography, Darius Mathis ; editors, Edward Harrison, Jim Schaub ; researcher/interviewer, James Martin ; music, Rod Schaub.
Performer(s): Narrator, Cicely Tyson ; with Dick Gregory, Ben Wilson.
John Q. Williams, Naeink.
Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 58 min.) : sound, color and black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD-R; NTSC, widescreen; stereo.
Other Titles: Search for the American dream
Responsibility: Clear Vision Films ; produced by Jim Schaub, Rod Schaub ; directed by Jim Schaub ; writers, Jim Schaub, Barbara Roos.

Abstract:

African-American residents of Muskegon, Michigan tell stories of migrating from the old South to the prosperous North during the war years and beyond. Includes commentary by civil rights activist Dick Gregory and Black Americana scholar Dr. Ben Wilson.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/477232083> # Up from the bottoms : the search for the American dream
    a schema:Movie, schema:CreativeWork, bgn:DVD ;
    library:oclcnum "477232083" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/miu> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/356340180#Place/muskegon_mich> ; # Muskegon, Mich.
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/799558> ; # African Americans
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/973.0496/> ;
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1202917> ; # Michigan--Muskegon.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/356340180#Topic/african_americans_migrations_history_20th_century> ; # African Americans--Migrations--History--20th century
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/356340180#Topic/african_americans_michigan_muskegon> ; # African Americans--Michigan--Muskegon
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/356340180#Event/1900_1999> ; # 1900-1999
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/799643> ; # African Americans--Migrations
    schema:alternateName "Search for the American dream" ;
    schema:author <http://viaf.org/viaf/23799863> ; # James Schaub
    schema:author <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/356340180#Person/roos_barbara> ; # Barbara Roos
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/30960615> ; # Benjamin C. Wilson
    schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/356340180#Person/williams_john_q> ; # John Q. Williams
    schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/356340180#Person/naeink> ; # Naeink.
    schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/356340180#Organization/clear_vision_films_firm> ; # Clear Vision Films (Firm)
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/10049822> ; # Cicely Tyson
    schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/356340180#Person/gregory_dick> ; # Dick Gregory
    schema:datePublished "2009" ;
    schema:description "African-American residents of Muskegon, Michigan tell stories of migrating from the old South to the prosperous North during the war years and beyond. Includes commentary by civil rights activist Dick Gregory and Black Americana scholar Dr. Ben Wilson."@en ;
    schema:director <http://viaf.org/viaf/23799863> ; # James Schaub
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/356340180> ;
    schema:genre "Nonfiction films"@en ;
    schema:genre "Documentary films"@en ;
    schema:genre "Feature films"@en ;
    schema:genre "History"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "Up from the bottoms : the search for the American dream"@en ;
    schema:producer <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/356340180#Person/schaub_rod> ; # Rod Schaub
    schema:producer <http://viaf.org/viaf/23799863> ; # James Schaub
    schema:productID "477232083" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/477232083#PublicationEvent/muskegon_mich_clear_vision_films_2009> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/356340180#Agent/clear_vision_films> ; # Clear Vision Films
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/477232083> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/356340180#Agent/clear_vision_films> # Clear Vision Films
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Clear Vision Films" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/356340180#Organization/clear_vision_films_firm> # Clear Vision Films (Firm)
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "Clear Vision Films (Firm)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/356340180#Person/gregory_dick> # Dick Gregory
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Gregory" ;
    schema:givenName "Dick" ;
    schema:name "Dick Gregory" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/356340180#Person/roos_barbara> # Barbara Roos
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Roos" ;
    schema:givenName "Barbara" ;
    schema:name "Barbara Roos" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/356340180#Person/schaub_rod> # Rod Schaub
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Schaub" ;
    schema:givenName "Rod" ;
    schema:name "Rod Schaub" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/356340180#Person/williams_john_q> # John Q. Williams
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Williams" ;
    schema:givenName "John Q." ;
    schema:name "John Q. Williams" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/356340180#Place/muskegon_mich> # Muskegon, Mich.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Muskegon, Mich." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/356340180#Topic/african_americans_migrations_history_20th_century> # African Americans--Migrations--History--20th century
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85001932> ;
    schema:name "African Americans--Migrations--History--20th century"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1202917> # Michigan--Muskegon.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Michigan--Muskegon." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/799558> # African Americans
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "African Americans"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/799643> # African Americans--Migrations
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "African Americans--Migrations"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/10049822> # Cicely Tyson
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Tyson" ;
    schema:givenName "Cicely" ;
    schema:name "Cicely Tyson" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/23799863> # James Schaub
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Schaub" ;
    schema:givenName "James" ;
    schema:givenName "Jim" ;
    schema:name "James Schaub" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/30960615> # Benjamin C. Wilson
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Wilson" ;
    schema:givenName "Benjamin C." ;
    schema:name "Benjamin C. Wilson" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.