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The Resource Grand Central, WGBH Educational Foundation ; a Viewfinder Productions film for American Experience ; written and produced by Michael Epstein, (videorecording)

Grand Central, WGBH Educational Foundation ; a Viewfinder Productions film for American Experience ; written and produced by Michael Epstein, (videorecording)

Label
Grand Central
Title
Grand Central
Statement of responsibility
WGBH Educational Foundation ; a Viewfinder Productions film for American Experience ; written and produced by Michael Epstein
Contributor
Screenwriter
Narrator
Production personnel
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
On February 1, 1913, more than 150,000 people eagerly rushed to Grand Central Terminal to gaze at New York City's newest landmark. The new Beaux Arts structure on 42nd street housed an underground electric train station that would revolutionize the way people traveled and transform midtown Manhattan. By 1947, over sixty-five million people, the equivalent of forty percent of the population of the United States, had traveled through the station
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Michael Chin ; editor, Kris Liem ; music, Joel Goodman ; visual effects director, Tim D'Amico
Dewey number
  • 385.3/14/7471
  • 725/.31747/1
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
Closed-captioned
LC call number
NA6313.N499
LC item number
G73 2008
PerformerNote
Narrated by Joe Morton
Runtime
60
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Grand Central, WGBH Educational Foundation ; a Viewfinder Productions film for American Experience ; written and produced by Michael Epstein, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Special features: Teacher's guide PDF
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocn197040398
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 60 min.)
Isbn
9780793694211
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887009225
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
AMX62004
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o197040398
  • (OCoLC)197040398
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (16:9, enhanced) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Grand Central, WGBH Educational Foundation ; a Viewfinder Productions film for American Experience ; written and produced by Michael Epstein, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
Special features: Teacher's guide PDF
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocn197040398
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 60 min.)
Isbn
9780793694211
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887009225
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
AMX62004
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o197040398
  • (OCoLC)197040398
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (16:9, enhanced) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD

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