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The Resource Baseball, a Florentine Films production ; produced by Ken Burns, Lynn Novick ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward & Ken Burns ; produced with the cooperation of the National Baseball Hall of Fame ; produced in association with WETA-TV ; the Baseball Film Project, (videorecording)

Baseball, a Florentine Films production ; produced by Ken Burns, Lynn Novick ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward & Ken Burns ; produced with the cooperation of the National Baseball Hall of Fame ; produced in association with WETA-TV ; the Baseball Film Project, (videorecording)

Label
Baseball
Title
Baseball
Statement of responsibility
a Florentine Films production ; produced by Ken Burns, Lynn Novick ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward & Ken Burns ; produced with the cooperation of the National Baseball Hall of Fame ; produced in association with WETA-TV ; the Baseball Film Project
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The story of America's national pastime, told through primary source documents, archival footage, photographs, and interviews. Themes include the evolving American identity and the ongoing process of implementing democratic ideals
Cataloging source
ICrlF
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematography, Buddy Squires, Ken Burns, Allen Moore ; editor, Paul Barnes (1, 4, 6, 7), Yaffa Lerea (2, 3, 5), Tricia Reidy (4, 8, 9), Michael Levine (7), Rikk Desgres (8)
Intended audience
  • NR
  • Adult
  • Not rated
Intended audience source
  • Follett Library Resources
  • PBS Home Video
Language note
Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Narrated by John Chancellor
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1927 July 14-
  • 1953-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Chancellor, John
  • Burns, Ken
  • Novick, Lynn
  • Ward, Geoffrey C
  • PBS Home Video
  • Paramount Home Entertainment
  • Florentine Films
  • National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum
  • WETA-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.)
  • Baseball Film Project, Inc
Runtime
0
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Baseball
Technique
live action
Label
Baseball, a Florentine Films production ; produced by Ken Burns, Lynn Novick ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward & Ken Burns ; produced with the cooperation of the National Baseball Hall of Fame ; produced in association with WETA-TV ; the Baseball Film Project, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Dates in titles from containers, disc labels, and menu screens
  • Originally produced for television in 1994
  • Discs 1-9 include interactive trivia, interactive timeline, player statistics, and PBS Web site address. Disc 10 includes production featurette, team information, interviews with contributors, and Web site address
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
  • inning 5.
  • Shadow ball, 1930-1940
  • inning 6.
  • National pastime, 1940-1950
  • inning 7.
  • Capital of baseball, 1950-1960
  • inning 8.
  • Whole new ballgame, 1960-1970
  • inning 9.
  • Home, 1970-1994
  • inning 1.
  • Our game, 1840s-1900
  • inning 2.
  • Something like a war, 1900-1910
  • inning 3.
  • Faith of fifty million people, 1910-1920
  • inning 4.
  • National heirloom, 1920-1930
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard format.
Extent
10 videodiscs (ca. 23 hr.)
Isbn
9781415702437
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887051262
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
88578
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) bwi10982637
  • (Sirsi) bwi10982637
  • (OCoLC)57369255
System details
DVD; Dolby surround stereo.; region 1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Baseball, a Florentine Films production ; produced by Ken Burns, Lynn Novick ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward & Ken Burns ; produced with the cooperation of the National Baseball Hall of Fame ; produced in association with WETA-TV ; the Baseball Film Project, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Dates in titles from containers, disc labels, and menu screens
  • Originally produced for television in 1994
  • Discs 1-9 include interactive trivia, interactive timeline, player statistics, and PBS Web site address. Disc 10 includes production featurette, team information, interviews with contributors, and Web site address
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
  • inning 5.
  • Shadow ball, 1930-1940
  • inning 6.
  • National pastime, 1940-1950
  • inning 7.
  • Capital of baseball, 1950-1960
  • inning 8.
  • Whole new ballgame, 1960-1970
  • inning 9.
  • Home, 1970-1994
  • inning 1.
  • Our game, 1840s-1900
  • inning 2.
  • Something like a war, 1900-1910
  • inning 3.
  • Faith of fifty million people, 1910-1920
  • inning 4.
  • National heirloom, 1920-1930
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard format.
Extent
10 videodiscs (ca. 23 hr.)
Isbn
9781415702437
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887051262
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
88578
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) bwi10982637
  • (Sirsi) bwi10982637
  • (OCoLC)57369255
System details
DVD; Dolby surround stereo.; region 1
Video recording format
DVD

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