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The Resource Jubilee Singers : sacrifice and glory, a production of WGBH Boston ; produced with the assistance of Nashville Public Television ; WGBH Educational Foundation, (videorecording)

Jubilee Singers : sacrifice and glory, a production of WGBH Boston ; produced with the assistance of Nashville Public Television ; WGBH Educational Foundation, (videorecording)

Label
Jubilee Singers : sacrifice and glory
Title
Jubilee Singers
Title remainder
sacrifice and glory
Statement of responsibility
a production of WGBH Boston ; produced with the assistance of Nashville Public Television ; WGBH Educational Foundation
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Portrays the history of the Jubilee Singers, who started as an ex-slave choir singing spirituals on fundraising tours to keep Fisk University from folding. Includes recreations of their historic performances and draws on letters, photographs, and diaries to portray their early years
Member of
Cataloging source
GZP
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
American experience (Television program)
Credits note
Produced and directed by Llewellyn Smith ; written by Llewellyn Smith & Andrew Ward ; editor, Jean Boucicaut ; narrated by Dion Graham
Language note
Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Host: David McCullough
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1946-
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  • Smith, Llewellyn
  • Ward, Andrew
  • McCullough, David G
  • Boucicaut, Jean-Philippe
  • WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
  • WNPT (Television station : Nashville, Tenn.)
  • WGBH Educational Foundation
  • PBS Home Video
Runtime
56
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  • Jubilee singers
  • Choirs (Music)
  • Spirituals (Songs)
  • African Americans
  • Fisk University
Technique
live action
Label
Jubilee Singers : sacrifice and glory, a production of WGBH Boston ; produced with the assistance of Nashville Public Television ; WGBH Educational Foundation, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally broadcast as a segment of the television series: The American experience
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (56 min.)
Isbn
9780780631434
Medium for sound
videotape
Other control number
794054825831
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
B8258
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o44138556
  • (OCoLC)44138556
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)
Label
Jubilee Singers : sacrifice and glory, a production of WGBH Boston ; produced with the assistance of Nashville Public Television ; WGBH Educational Foundation, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
Originally broadcast as a segment of the television series: The American experience
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (56 min.)
Isbn
9780780631434
Medium for sound
videotape
Other control number
794054825831
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
B8258
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o44138556
  • (OCoLC)44138556
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)

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