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The Resource Stephen Foster, a WITF, Harrisburg production for American experience ; WGBH Boston ; produced by Beth Hager, Randall MacLowry ; written by Ken Emerson & Randall MacLowry ; director, Randall MacLowry, (videorecording)

Stephen Foster, a WITF, Harrisburg production for American experience ; WGBH Boston ; produced by Beth Hager, Randall MacLowry ; written by Ken Emerson & Randall MacLowry ; director, Randall MacLowry, (videorecording)

Label
Stephen Foster
Title
Stephen Foster
Statement of responsibility
a WITF, Harrisburg production for American experience ; WGBH Boston ; produced by Beth Hager, Randall MacLowry ; written by Ken Emerson & Randall MacLowry ; director, Randall MacLowry
Contributor
Author
Composer
Cinematographer
Director
Editor
Narrator
Production personnel
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Documentary recounting the life story of Stephen Foster, composer of over 200 popular songs including Camptown races, Beautiful dreamer, and Oh! Susanna. Explores the impact of Foster's music on American popular culture and examines the treatment of African Americans in Foster's songs
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
American experience (Television program)
Credits note
Editor, Catherine Shields ; cinematographer, Steven W. Ross ; original music, Tom Phillips
Dewey number
782.42164/092
Language note
Closed-captioned
LC call number
ML410.F78
LC item number
S747446 2006
PerformerNote
Narrator, Joe Morton
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1948-
  • 1947-
  • 1948-
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  • Hager, Beth
  • MacLowry, Randall
  • Emerson, Ken
  • Morton, Joe
  • Shields, Catherine
  • Ross, Steven W
  • Phillips, Tom
  • Emerson, Ken
  • WITF-TV (Television station : Harrisburg, Pa.)
  • WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
  • PBS Home Video
Runtime
60
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  • Foster, Stephen Collins
  • Composers
  • Popular music
  • Popular culture
  • African Americans
Technique
live action
Label
Stephen Foster, a WITF, Harrisburg production for American experience ; WGBH Boston ; produced by Beth Hager, Randall MacLowry ; written by Ken Emerson & Randall MacLowry ; director, Randall MacLowry, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Inspired by the book: Doo-dah! : Stephen Foster and the rise of American popular culture / Ken Emerson
  • Originally produced in 2001
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
ocm68941087
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 60 min.)
Isbn
9780793692255
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887007269
Other physical details
sd., col. and b&w
Publisher number
AMER6308
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)68941087
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Stephen Foster, a WITF, Harrisburg production for American experience ; WGBH Boston ; produced by Beth Hager, Randall MacLowry ; written by Ken Emerson & Randall MacLowry ; director, Randall MacLowry, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Inspired by the book: Doo-dah! : Stephen Foster and the rise of American popular culture / Ken Emerson
  • Originally produced in 2001
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
ocm68941087
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 60 min.)
Isbn
9780793692255
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887007269
Other physical details
sd., col. and b&w
Publisher number
AMER6308
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)68941087
Video recording format
DVD

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