The Resource Struggles in steel : a story of African-American steelworkers, a film by Tony Buba, Raymond Henderson ; Independent Television Service ; produced & directed by Tony Buba, Raymond Henderson ; Braddock Films

Struggles in steel : a story of African-American steelworkers, a film by Tony Buba, Raymond Henderson ; Independent Television Service ; produced & directed by Tony Buba, Raymond Henderson ; Braddock Films

Label
Struggles in steel : a story of African-American steelworkers
Title
Struggles in steel
Title remainder
a story of African-American steelworkers
Statement of responsibility
a film by Tony Buba, Raymond Henderson ; Independent Television Service ; produced & directed by Tony Buba, Raymond Henderson ; Braddock Films
Title variation
  • Story of African-American steelworkers
  • Fight for equal opportunity
Contributor
Director
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Documents the history of discrimination against black workers and their struggle for equality on the job. A collaboration between black steelworker Ray Henderson and his high school buddy, independent filmmaker, Tony Buba. Together they interviewed more than 70 retired black steelworkers who tell of struggles with the company, the union and white co-workers to break out of the black "job ghetto" of the most dangerous, dirty and low paid jobs
Cataloging source
AIC
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematography, John Rice, Billy Jackson ; videography, John Bick ; editor, Tom Dubensky, Tony Buba
Language note
Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Featuring Ashton Allen, Raymond Henderson, Francis Brown, James Langley, Lattie King, Oliver Montgomery, James Sharpley, Otis King, Earl Fields
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Buba, Tony
  • Henderson, Raymond
  • Allen, Ashton
  • Brown, Francis
  • Langley, James
  • King, Lattie
  • Montgomery, Oliver
  • Sharpley, James
  • King, Otis
  • Fields, Earl
  • Braddock Films
  • Independent Television Service
  • California Newsreel (Firm)
Runtime
58
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Congress of Industrial Organizations (U.S.)
  • Congress of Industrial Organizations (U.S.)
  • Homestead Strike (Pennsylvania : 1892)
  • Steel Strike (United States : 1919-1920)
  • African American iron and steel workers
  • African American labor union members
  • Iron and steel workers
  • African Americans
  • Steel industry and trade
  • Labor unions
  • Discrimination in employment
  • Industrial relations
  • Iron and steel workers
  • Steel industry and trade
  • Strikes and lockouts
  • Migration, Internal
  • African Americans
  • Homestead Strike, Homestead, Pa., 1892
  • Steel Strike, U.S., 1919-1920
  • African American iron and steel workers
  • African American labor union members
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Discrimination in employment
  • Industrial relations
  • Iron and steel workers
  • Labor unions
  • Migration, Internal
  • Steel industry and trade
  • Steel industry and trade
  • Strikes and lockouts
  • Pennsylvania
  • United States
Technique
live action
Label
Struggles in steel : a story of African-American steelworkers, a film by Tony Buba, Raymond Henderson ; Independent Television Service ; produced & directed by Tony Buba, Raymond Henderson ; Braddock Films
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • DVD-R might not be compatible with all players
  • Based on an idea by Ray Henderson and the book Out of the crucible/ Dennis C. Dickerson
  • Documentary
  • "A film from California Newsreel."
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1996
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
297539850
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen.
Extent
1 videodisc (58 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)297539850
System details
DVD-R; NTSC; full screen presentation
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Struggles in steel : a story of African-American steelworkers, a film by Tony Buba, Raymond Henderson ; Independent Television Service ; produced & directed by Tony Buba, Raymond Henderson ; Braddock Films
Publication
Note
  • DVD-R might not be compatible with all players
  • Based on an idea by Ray Henderson and the book Out of the crucible/ Dennis C. Dickerson
  • Documentary
  • "A film from California Newsreel."
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1996
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
297539850
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen.
Extent
1 videodisc (58 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)297539850
System details
DVD-R; NTSC; full screen presentation
Video recording format
DVD

Subject

Genre

Library Locations

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