Horatio's drive : America's first road trip (DVD video, 2004) [WorldCat.org]
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Horatio's drive : America's first road trip

Author: Dayton DuncanKen BurnsKeith DavidTom HanksAdam ArkinAll authors
Publisher: [United States] : PBS Home Video ; Hollywood, CA : Distributed by Paramount Home Entertainment, 2004. ©2004
Series: PBS Home Video.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : English : Full screen versionView all editions and formats
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Horatio Nelson Jackson, an eccentric Vermont doctor, drove from San Francisco to New York City, in 1903 to became the first person to drive an automobile across the continent - a feat never before accomplished. It would mark the beginning of a new era in America and the end of another. It took Lewis & Clark over two years to go from the Atlantic to the Pacific - Horatio went the opposite direction, by means of the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Documentary films
Feature films
Films for the hearing impaired
Documentary
Drama
Named Person: Horatio Nelson Jackson; Horatio Nelson Jackson
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Dayton Duncan; Ken Burns; Keith David; Tom Hanks; Adam Arkin; Tom Bodett; Philip Bosco; Kevin Conway; John Cullum; Murphy Guyer; Amy Madigan; George Plimpton; Eli Wallach; Allen Moore; Erik Ewers; Florentine Films,; American Lives II Film Project,; WETA-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.),; PBS Home Video,; Paramount Home Entertainment (Firm),
ISBN: 1415702519 9781415702512 1415712336 9781415712337
OCLC Number: 60689593
Language Note: In English; closed-captioned.
Notes: Originally broadcast in 2003.
Special features: the making of Horatio's drive, outtakes from the film.
Credits: Cinematography, Allen Moore, Ken Burns ; editor, Erik Ewers.
Performer(s): Narrated by Keith David ; Voices: Tom Hanks, Adam Arkin, Tom Bodett, Philip Bosco, Kevin Conway, John Cullum, Murphy Guyer, Amy Madigan, George Plimpton, Eli Wallach.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: Not rated.
Description: 1 videodisc (146 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, region 1, Dolby surround stereo., NTSC.
Series Title: PBS Home Video.
Other Titles: America's first road trip
Responsibility: a Florentine Films production, produced in association with WETA Washington, D.C., the American Lives II Film Project, Inc. ; a film by Ken Burns ; producers, Dayton Duncan, Ken Burns ; writer, Dayton Duncan ; director, Ken Burns.
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Horatio Nelson Jackson, an eccentric Vermont doctor, drove from San Francisco to New York City, in 1903 to became the first person to drive an automobile across the continent - a feat never before accomplished. It would mark the beginning of a new era in America and the end of another. It took Lewis & Clark over two years to go from the Atlantic to the Pacific - Horatio went the opposite direction, by means of the "Horseless carriage", in less than 3 months.

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