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The Resource John & Abigail Adams, written and produced by Elizabeth Deane ; directed by Peter Jones ; WGBH Educational Foundation ; PBS

John & Abigail Adams, written and produced by Elizabeth Deane ; directed by Peter Jones ; WGBH Educational Foundation ; PBS

Label
John & Abigail Adams
Title
John & Abigail Adams
Statement of responsibility
written and produced by Elizabeth Deane ; directed by Peter Jones ; WGBH Educational Foundation ; PBS
Title variation
John and Abigail Adams
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Relying heavily on the correspondence between the second president, John Adams, and his wife, Abigail Adams, this joint biography sheds light on the characters of two people who played crictical roles in the history of the United States and on the tumultuous times through which they lived. He was a participant in the Continental Congress and a wartime emissary to France as well as becoming the second President of the United States during its fledging years. Mrs. Adams was an eyewitness reporter during the Siege of Boston
Member of
Cataloging source
UNA
Characteristic
videorecording
Language note
  • Soundtrack in English
  • Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Narrator: David Ogden Stiers
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Stiers, David Ogden
  • Deane, Elizabeth
  • Jones, Peter
  • WGBH Educational Foundation
  • Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)
Runtime
120
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Adams, John
  • Adams, Abigail
  • Videodiscs
  • Presidents
  • Presidents' spouses
  • United States
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
John & Abigail Adams, written and produced by Elizabeth Deane ; directed by Peter Jones ; WGBH Educational Foundation ; PBS
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title and credits from container
  • Originally produced as an episode of the television program The American experience in 2005
  • Special features: Choice for revolution; behind-the-scenes
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1019214
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 120 min.)
Governing access note
Nimitz Library copy has Public Performance Rights granted
Isbn
9781415716908
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887050524
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
705052
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1019214
  • (OCoLC)63662443
System details
DVD; stereo.; region 1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
John & Abigail Adams, written and produced by Elizabeth Deane ; directed by Peter Jones ; WGBH Educational Foundation ; PBS
Publication
Note
  • Title and credits from container
  • Originally produced as an episode of the television program The American experience in 2005
  • Special features: Choice for revolution; behind-the-scenes
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1019214
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 120 min.)
Governing access note
Nimitz Library copy has Public Performance Rights granted
Isbn
9781415716908
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887050524
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
705052
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1019214
  • (OCoLC)63662443
System details
DVD; stereo.; region 1
Video recording format
DVD

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