The Resource A History of Black achievement in America, Foundation for equality | Depression and war, produced by Centre Communications, Inc. for Ambrose Video Publishing ; director, Scott Gordon ; writers, Ron G. Meyer, Mark Reeder, Alphonse Keasley, (videorecording)

A History of Black achievement in America, Foundation for equality | Depression and war, produced by Centre Communications, Inc. for Ambrose Video Publishing ; director, Scott Gordon ; writers, Ron G. Meyer, Mark Reeder, Alphonse Keasley, (videorecording)

Label
A History of Black achievement in America, Foundation for equality | Depression and war
Title
A History of Black achievement in America
Title part
  • Foundation for equality
  • Depression and war
Statement of responsibility
produced by Centre Communications, Inc. for Ambrose Video Publishing ; director, Scott Gordon ; writers, Ron G. Meyer, Mark Reeder, Alphonse Keasley
Title variation
Black achievement in America
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Documents black achievement in American history, its defining role in the growth of the country, and its influence on current events. Highlighted are the many contributions of black Americans that have influenced and shaped the history of the United States
Related
Cataloging source
CNU
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Co-producers, Ronald C. Meyer, Alphonse Keasley, Jr. ; original music, David Arkenstone
Dewey number
973/.0496073
Language note
Soundtrack in English; subtitles available in English or Spanish
LC call number
E185
LC item number
.H572 2005
PerformerNote
Hosted by James Avery
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1945-2013
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Gordon, Scott L
  • Avery, James
  • Reeder, Mark
  • Keasley, Alphonse
  • Meyer, Ronald C
  • Centre Communications
  • Ambrose Video Publishing
Runtime
54
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
A History of Black achievement in America, Foundation for equality | Depression and war, produced by Centre Communications, Inc. for Ambrose Video Publishing ; director, Scott Gordon ; writers, Ron G. Meyer, Mark Reeder, Alphonse Keasley, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
DVD extras include historical documents, photo gallery, teacher's guide
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • program 6.
  • Depression and war.
  • 1935: Mary McLeod Bethune: American Woman of the 20th century
  • 1936-38: Jesse Owens and Joe Louis debunk Hitler's claim of Aryan superiority
  • 1939: Hattie McDonald wins the Oscar
  • 1940: First Black general, Benjamin O. Davis, Sr., is stepping stone to desegregation of U.S. Army
  • 1943: Duke Ellington's band perform "Black, Brown and Beige" at Carnegie Hall
  • Program 5.
  • Foundation for equality
  • 1904: Scott Joplin and Ma Rainey initiate the merger of Two Cultures
  • 1909: Matthew Henson discovers the North Pole
  • 1909: W.E.B. DuBois founds the NAACP
  • 1924: George Washington Carver Renaissance man
  • 1925: Alain Locke leads Harlem Renaissance
  • 1926: Satchel Paige stars in the National Negro Baseball League
Control code
ocm62097226
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (54 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
739815002946
Other physical details
sd. col. with b&w sequences
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)62097226
System details
DVD; Hi-definition, enhanced
Video recording format
DVD
Label
A History of Black achievement in America, Foundation for equality | Depression and war, produced by Centre Communications, Inc. for Ambrose Video Publishing ; director, Scott Gordon ; writers, Ron G. Meyer, Mark Reeder, Alphonse Keasley, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
DVD extras include historical documents, photo gallery, teacher's guide
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • program 6.
  • Depression and war.
  • 1935: Mary McLeod Bethune: American Woman of the 20th century
  • 1936-38: Jesse Owens and Joe Louis debunk Hitler's claim of Aryan superiority
  • 1939: Hattie McDonald wins the Oscar
  • 1940: First Black general, Benjamin O. Davis, Sr., is stepping stone to desegregation of U.S. Army
  • 1943: Duke Ellington's band perform "Black, Brown and Beige" at Carnegie Hall
  • Program 5.
  • Foundation for equality
  • 1904: Scott Joplin and Ma Rainey initiate the merger of Two Cultures
  • 1909: Matthew Henson discovers the North Pole
  • 1909: W.E.B. DuBois founds the NAACP
  • 1924: George Washington Carver Renaissance man
  • 1925: Alain Locke leads Harlem Renaissance
  • 1926: Satchel Paige stars in the National Negro Baseball League
Control code
ocm62097226
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (54 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
739815002946
Other physical details
sd. col. with b&w sequences
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)62097226
System details
DVD; Hi-definition, enhanced
Video recording format
DVD

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