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The Resource A History of Black achievement in America, Vol. 3, produced by Centre Communications, Inc. for Ambrose Video Publishing ; director, Scott Gordon ; writers, Ron G. Meyer, Mark Reeder, Alphonse Keasley

A History of Black achievement in America, Vol. 3, produced by Centre Communications, Inc. for Ambrose Video Publishing ; director, Scott Gordon ; writers, Ron G. Meyer, Mark Reeder, Alphonse Keasley

Label
A History of Black achievement in America, Vol. 3
Title
A History of Black achievement in America
Title number
Vol. 3
Statement of responsibility
produced by Centre Communications, Inc. for Ambrose Video Publishing ; director, Scott Gordon ; writers, Ron G. Meyer, Mark Reeder, Alphonse Keasley
Title variation
Black achievement in America
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Documents black achievement in American history, its defining role in the growth of the country, and its influence on current events. Highlighted are the many contributions of black Americans that have influenced and shaped the history of the United States
Cataloging source
CNU
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Co-producers, Ronald C. Meyer, Alphonse Keasley, Jr. ; original music, David Arkenstone
Language note
Soundtrack in English; subtitles available in English or Spanish
PerformerNote
Hosted by James Avery
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1945-2013
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Gordon, Scott L
  • Avery, James
  • Reeder, Mark
  • Keasley, Alphonse
  • Meyer, Ronald C
  • Centre Communications
  • Ambrose Video Publishing
Runtime
54
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
A History of Black achievement in America, Vol. 3, produced by Centre Communications, Inc. for Ambrose Video Publishing ; director, Scott Gordon ; writers, Ron G. Meyer, Mark Reeder, Alphonse Keasley
Link
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1224473/?ref_=ttep_ep_tt
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
DVD extras include historical documents, photo gallery, teacher's guide
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • program 6.
  • Depression and war.
  • 1935: Mary McLeod Bethune: American Woman of the 20th century
  • 1936-38: Jesse Owens and Joe Louis debunk Hitler's claim of Aryan superiority
  • 1939: Hattie McDonald wins the Oscar
  • 1940: First Black general, Benjamin O. Davis, Sr., is stepping stone to desegregation of U.S. Army
  • 1943: Duke Ellington's band perform "Black, Brown and Beige" at Carnegie Hall
  • Program 5.
  • Foundation for equality
  • 1904: Scott Joplin and Ma Rainey initiate the merger of Two Cultures
  • 1909: Matthew Henson discovers the North Pole
  • 1909: W.E.B. DuBois founds the NAACP
  • 1924: George Washington Carver Renaissance man
  • 1925: Alain Locke leads Harlem Renaissance
  • 1926: Satchel Paige stars in the National Negro Baseball League
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (54 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
739815002946
Other physical details
sound color with black and white sequences
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm62097226
  • (OCoLC)62097226
System details
DVD; Hi-definition, enhanced
Video recording format
DVD
Label
A History of Black achievement in America, Vol. 3, produced by Centre Communications, Inc. for Ambrose Video Publishing ; director, Scott Gordon ; writers, Ron G. Meyer, Mark Reeder, Alphonse Keasley
Link
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1224473/?ref_=ttep_ep_tt
Publication
Copyright
Note
DVD extras include historical documents, photo gallery, teacher's guide
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • program 6.
  • Depression and war.
  • 1935: Mary McLeod Bethune: American Woman of the 20th century
  • 1936-38: Jesse Owens and Joe Louis debunk Hitler's claim of Aryan superiority
  • 1939: Hattie McDonald wins the Oscar
  • 1940: First Black general, Benjamin O. Davis, Sr., is stepping stone to desegregation of U.S. Army
  • 1943: Duke Ellington's band perform "Black, Brown and Beige" at Carnegie Hall
  • Program 5.
  • Foundation for equality
  • 1904: Scott Joplin and Ma Rainey initiate the merger of Two Cultures
  • 1909: Matthew Henson discovers the North Pole
  • 1909: W.E.B. DuBois founds the NAACP
  • 1924: George Washington Carver Renaissance man
  • 1925: Alain Locke leads Harlem Renaissance
  • 1926: Satchel Paige stars in the National Negro Baseball League
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (54 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
739815002946
Other physical details
sound color with black and white sequences
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm62097226
  • (OCoLC)62097226
System details
DVD; Hi-definition, enhanced
Video recording format
DVD

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