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The Resource Charlotte Forten's mission, director, Barry Crane ; writer, Samm-Art Williams, (DVD)

Charlotte Forten's mission, director, Barry Crane ; writer, Samm-Art Williams, (DVD)

Label
Charlotte Forten's mission
Title
Charlotte Forten's mission
Statement of responsibility
director, Barry Crane ; writer, Samm-Art Williams
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Director
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This is the story of a hero, perhaps not a traditional hero. Charlotte Forten was an extraordinary young woman. As a part of President Lincoln's 'great experiment, ' she journeyed south to Sea Island, where she sought to give newly freed black children a decent education and the chance for a better life. In many ways the story is as remarkable as the lady who lived it
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
American playhouse (Television program)
Credits note
Executive producer Shep Morgan
Date time place
Release of the 1985 PBS television program American Playhouse
Dewey number
791.43/72
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.C43 2009
PerformerNote
Mary Alice, Ned Beatty, Melba Moore
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1941-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Alice, Mary
  • Beatty, Ned
  • Moore, Melba
  • Crane, Barry
  • Williams, Samm-Art
  • Past America Inc
  • Monterey Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
113
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Forten, Charlotte L
  • United States
  • Slavery
  • African Americans
  • African American teachers
Technique
live action
Label
Charlotte Forten's mission, director, Barry Crane ; writer, Samm-Art Williams, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocn496828462
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (113 min.)
Isbn
9781569942710
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012233089028
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
308902
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)496828462
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Charlotte Forten's mission, director, Barry Crane ; writer, Samm-Art Williams, (DVD)
Publication
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocn496828462
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (113 min.)
Isbn
9781569942710
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012233089028
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
308902
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)496828462
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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