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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

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

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
  • eng
  • 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
Language note
Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Narrated by David McCullough
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1953-
  • 1955-
  • 1942-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Burns, Ken
  • Stechler, Amy
  • Tilghman, Wendy
  • Lewis, Tom
  • McCullough, David G
  • Florentine Films
  • PBS Home Video
Runtime
58
Series statement
Ken Burns' America collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Shakers
  • Christian sects
  • Collective settlements
  • Shakers
  • Christian sects
  • Collective settlements
  • United States
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
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Special features include: A conversation with Ken Burns ; and, Ken Burns: making history
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Special features:
  • Ken Burns : making history
  • A
  • conversation with Ken Burns
Control code
56622912
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 58 min.)
Isbn
9781415702413
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 097368859142
  • 841887051439
  • 097368859142 (disc)
  • 841887051330 (set)
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Publisher number
  • SHWG601
  • 88591
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(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
Publication
Note
Special features include: A conversation with Ken Burns ; and, Ken Burns: making history
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Special features:
  • Ken Burns : making history
  • A
  • conversation with Ken Burns
Control code
56622912
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 58 min.)
Isbn
9781415702413
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 097368859142
  • 841887051439
  • 097368859142 (disc)
  • 841887051330 (set)
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Publisher number
  • SHWG601
  • 88591
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)56622912
System details
DVD ; Dolby digital; mono
Video recording format
DVD

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