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The Resource The Shakers : hands to work, hearts to God, a film by Ken Burns, Amy Stechler Burns ; produced by Florentine Films ; written by Amy Stechler Burns, Wendy Tilghman, Tom Lewis, (videorecording)

The Shakers : hands to work, hearts to God, a film by Ken Burns, Amy Stechler Burns ; produced by Florentine Films ; written by Amy Stechler Burns, Wendy Tilghman, Tom Lewis, (videorecording)

Label
The Shakers : hands to work, hearts to God
Title
The Shakers
Title remainder
hands to work, hearts to God
Statement of responsibility
a film by Ken Burns, Amy Stechler Burns ; produced by Florentine Films ; written by Amy Stechler Burns, Wendy Tilghman, Tom Lewis
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This revealing and poignant film by Ken Burns portrays 200 years of Shaker life in America, guided by the recollections of the three surviving members of the faith, along with a wealth of archival material from over 40 collections. Explore every aspect of this strange and noble sect that produced some of the greatest architecture and furniture in American history
Member of
Cataloging source
NVC
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematography, Ken Burns, Terry Hopkins
Dewey number
289.8
Language note
Closed-captioned
LC call number
BX9766
LC item number
.S57 2004
PerformerNote
Narrated by David McCullough
Runtime
58
Series statement
Ken Burns' America collection
Technique
live action
Label
The Shakers : hands to work, hearts to God, a film by Ken Burns, Amy Stechler Burns ; produced by Florentine Films ; written by Amy Stechler Burns, Wendy Tilghman, Tom Lewis, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Special features include: A conversation with Ken Burns ; and, Ken Burns: making history
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
2492389
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 58 min.)
Isbn
9781415702567
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
097368859142
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
  • SHWG601
  • 88591
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm56622912
  • (OCoLC)56622912
System details
DVD ; Dolby digital; mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The Shakers : hands to work, hearts to God, a film by Ken Burns, Amy Stechler Burns ; produced by Florentine Films ; written by Amy Stechler Burns, Wendy Tilghman, Tom Lewis, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
Special features include: A conversation with Ken Burns ; and, Ken Burns: making history
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
2492389
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 58 min.)
Isbn
9781415702567
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
097368859142
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
  • SHWG601
  • 88591
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm56622912
  • (OCoLC)56622912
System details
DVD ; Dolby digital; mono
Video recording format
DVD

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