The Resource A History of black achievement in America, Fight for freedom | Blacks enter the gilded age, 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, Fight for freedom | Blacks enter the gilded age, 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, Fight for freedom | Blacks enter the gilded age
Title
A History of black achievement in America
Title part
  • Fight for freedom
  • Blacks enter the gilded age
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
Host
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
This original eight-part series on four volumes documents black achievement in American history, its defining role in the growth of the country, and its influence on current events. The series highlights 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
Runtime
54
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
A History of black achievement in America, Fight for freedom | Blacks enter the gilded age, 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DVD extras include historical documents, photo gallery, teacher's guide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
  • 1865-1869: 13th, 14th and 15th Amendments establish Civil Rights for all
  • Program 4.
  • Blacks enter the gilded age.
  • 1875: Robert Smalls, former slave, elected to House
  • 1878: The Black cowboy and George McJunkin
  • 1881: Booker T. Washington opens Tuskegee Institute
  • 1884: T. Thomas Fortune prophesies the long and bitter struggle for equality
  • 1887: Granville T. Woods, called the Black Edison, patents the Industrial Telephone System
  • 1893: Ida B. Wells-Barnett crusades against the Black lynching in America
  • 1896: Plessy v. Ferguson case upholds segregation
  • Program 3.
  • Fight for freedom.
  • 1851: Sojourner Truth delivers famous Ain't I a Woman? speech
  • 1854: First Black University founded: Lincoln University
  • 1855: Frederick Douglass publishes My bondage and My Freedom
  • 1857: Dred Scott decision helps trigger the Civil War
  • 1863: Lincoln signs Emancipation Proclamation
  • 1863: Black Regiment storms Fort Wagner in the Civil War
Control code
ocm62097227
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (54 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
739815002939
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)62097227
System details
DVD; Hi-definition, enhanced
Video recording format
DVD
Label
A History of black achievement in America, Fight for freedom | Blacks enter the gilded age, 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
  • 1865-1869: 13th, 14th and 15th Amendments establish Civil Rights for all
  • Program 4.
  • Blacks enter the gilded age.
  • 1875: Robert Smalls, former slave, elected to House
  • 1878: The Black cowboy and George McJunkin
  • 1881: Booker T. Washington opens Tuskegee Institute
  • 1884: T. Thomas Fortune prophesies the long and bitter struggle for equality
  • 1887: Granville T. Woods, called the Black Edison, patents the Industrial Telephone System
  • 1893: Ida B. Wells-Barnett crusades against the Black lynching in America
  • 1896: Plessy v. Ferguson case upholds segregation
  • Program 3.
  • Fight for freedom.
  • 1851: Sojourner Truth delivers famous Ain't I a Woman? speech
  • 1854: First Black University founded: Lincoln University
  • 1855: Frederick Douglass publishes My bondage and My Freedom
  • 1857: Dred Scott decision helps trigger the Civil War
  • 1863: Lincoln signs Emancipation Proclamation
  • 1863: Black Regiment storms Fort Wagner in the Civil War
Control code
ocm62097227
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (54 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
739815002939
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)62097227
System details
DVD; Hi-definition, enhanced
Video recording format
DVD

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