Video recordings for the hearing impaired
|All Authors / Contributors:
National Cable Satellite Corporation.; C-SPAN Archives.; White House Historical Association.
||"The Complete 4-Disc Collection"--Cover.
"The original 105-minute documentary plus, over 7 hours of additional programming."--Cover.
Produced with assistance from First Lady Laura Bush and the White House Historical Association.
||4 videodiscs (590 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
||DVD, Region 1 encoding.
||Disc 1: Inside America's most famous home --
Disc 2: Behind the scenes at the White House --
Disc 3: History of the White House --
Disc 4: Living in the White House.
||a C-SPAN original production.
This four-disc collection features an exclusive tour of the private residence given by the First Lady Laura Bush. You'll also see rare historical footage, insiders' tours of public and private spaces in the White House, and extended interviews with historians, White House staff, and other presidential experts. Together, this special video collection provides an unprecedented look at 200 years of presidential history and offers a unique view of this American icon. Disc 1: The original 105 min. documentary, plus interviews about the making of the series. Disc 2: Living in the White House. Tour with First Lady Laura Bush; interview with President George W. Bush; 1968 White House tour with Lady Bird Johnson. Also historians Richard Norton Smith and William Seale. Disc 3: Behind the Scenes at the White House. Tours with the White House curator, a social aide, and chief ushers; tours of the kitchens, chocolate shop, private movie theater, and other rarely seen spaces. Disc 4: History at the White House. Harold Holzer on the Lincoln White House; a tour of Lincoln's summer cottage. Historians also tell stories about Washington, FDR, LBJ, and other presidents.