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The Resource The orphan trains, a production of Edward Gray Films, Inc. ; WGBH ; produced and directed by Janet Graham and Edward Gray ; written by Edward Gray, (videorecording DVD)

The orphan trains, a production of Edward Gray Films, Inc. ; WGBH ; produced and directed by Janet Graham and Edward Gray ; written by Edward Gray, (videorecording DVD)

Label
The orphan trains
Title
The orphan trains
Statement of responsibility
a production of Edward Gray Films, Inc. ; WGBH ; produced and directed by Janet Graham and Edward Gray ; written by Edward Gray
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Examines the efforts of the Children's Aid Society in New York, organized by minister Charles Loring Brace, which from 1853 to 1929 sent over 100,000 unwanted and orphaned children from the city to homes in rural America
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
American experience (Television program)
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Host, David McCullough ; narrator, Stacy Keach
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • McCullough, David G
  • Keach, Stacy
  • Graham, Janet
  • Gray, Edward
Runtime
60
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Brace, Charles Loring
  • Children's Aid Society (New York, N.Y.)
  • Orphan trains
  • Orphans
  • Orphans
  • Street children
  • Adopted children
  • Adoption
Technique
live action
Label
The orphan trains, a production of Edward Gray Films, Inc. ; WGBH ; produced and directed by Janet Graham and Edward Gray ; written by Edward Gray, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Documentary
  • "PBS"--Container
  • Originally produced as an episode of the television series: American experience
  • Program content: c1995
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard format.
Extent
1 videodisc (approx. 60 min.)
Isbn
9780793691500
Isbn Type
(dvd)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887006514
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
AMEX6804
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm68941085
  • (OCoLC)68941085
System details
DVD; NTSC, region 1; full screen presentation; stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The orphan trains, a production of Edward Gray Films, Inc. ; WGBH ; produced and directed by Janet Graham and Edward Gray ; written by Edward Gray, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Documentary
  • "PBS"--Container
  • Originally produced as an episode of the television series: American experience
  • Program content: c1995
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard format.
Extent
1 videodisc (approx. 60 min.)
Isbn
9780793691500
Isbn Type
(dvd)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887006514
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
AMEX6804
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm68941085
  • (OCoLC)68941085
System details
DVD; NTSC, region 1; full screen presentation; stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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