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The Resource Baseball, a production of Florentine Films and WETA-TV, Washington ; a film by Ken Burns

Baseball, a production of Florentine Films and WETA-TV, Washington ; a film by Ken Burns

Label
Baseball
Title
Baseball
Statement of responsibility
a production of Florentine Films and WETA-TV, Washington ; a film by Ken Burns
Title variation
Baseball, a film by Ken Burns
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
It is an epic overflowing with heroes and hopefuls, scoundrels and screwballs. It is a saga spanning the quest for racial justice, the clash of labor and management, the transformation of popular culture, and the unfolding of the national pastime. Here is the story of a nation at work and play. Experience it in ten thrilling "innings" from master storyteller and award-winning filmmaker Ken Burns
Related
Cataloging source
JQL
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Producers, Ken Burns, Lynn Novick writers, Geoffrey C. Ward, Ken Burns ; cinematography, Buddy Squires, Ken Burns, Allen Moore ; music, Jacqueline Schawb [and others]
Dewey number
796.357
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
Closed-captioned
LC call number
GV863.A1
LC item number
B37 2004
PerformerNote
Narrator, John Chancellor ; voices, Adam Arkin [and others]
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Burns, Ken
  • Novick, Lynn
  • Ward, Geoffrey C
  • PBS Home Video
  • Paramount Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
0
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Baseball
  • Baseball
  • United States
Technique
live action
Label
Baseball, a production of Florentine Films and WETA-TV, Washington ; a film by Ken Burns
Link
http://hdl.library.upenn.edu/1017.12/366186
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Videodisc release of a 1994 television program
  • Includes 225 trivia questions, and player stats on over 100 virtual baseball cards
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
The First inning: Our game, the 1840's-1900 (115 min.) -- The Second inning: Something like a war, 1900-1910 (107 min.) -- The Third inning: The faith of fifty million people, 1910-1920 (120 min.) -- The Fourth inning: A national heirloom, 1920-1930 (117 min.) -- The Fifth inning: Shadow ball, 1930-1940 (126 min.) -- The Sixth inning: The national pastime, 1940-1950 (151 min.) -- The Seventh inning: The capital of baseball, 1950-1960 (134 min.) -- The Eighth inning: A whole new ballgame, 1960-1970 (116 min.) -- The Ninth inning: Home, 1970-1994 (148 min.) -- Extra inning: The making of Baseball (240 min.)
Control code
ocm57369255
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
10 videodiscs (approximately 23 hr.)
Isbn
9781415702437
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887051262
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Publisher number
  • 88578
  • 705126
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)57369255
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Baseball, a production of Florentine Films and WETA-TV, Washington ; a film by Ken Burns
Link
http://hdl.library.upenn.edu/1017.12/366186
Publication
Note
  • Videodisc release of a 1994 television program
  • Includes 225 trivia questions, and player stats on over 100 virtual baseball cards
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
The First inning: Our game, the 1840's-1900 (115 min.) -- The Second inning: Something like a war, 1900-1910 (107 min.) -- The Third inning: The faith of fifty million people, 1910-1920 (120 min.) -- The Fourth inning: A national heirloom, 1920-1930 (117 min.) -- The Fifth inning: Shadow ball, 1930-1940 (126 min.) -- The Sixth inning: The national pastime, 1940-1950 (151 min.) -- The Seventh inning: The capital of baseball, 1950-1960 (134 min.) -- The Eighth inning: A whole new ballgame, 1960-1970 (116 min.) -- The Ninth inning: Home, 1970-1994 (148 min.) -- Extra inning: The making of Baseball (240 min.)
Control code
ocm57369255
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
10 videodiscs (approximately 23 hr.)
Isbn
9781415702437
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887051262
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Publisher number
  • 88578
  • 705126
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)57369255
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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