The Resource A History of black achievement in America, Settling the new world and founding the United States of America | Emergence of the black hero, 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, Settling the new world and founding the United States of America | Emergence of the black hero, 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, Settling the new world and founding the United States of America | Emergence of the black hero
Title
A History of black achievement in America
Title part
  • Settling the new world and founding the United States of America
  • Emergence of the black hero
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
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, Settling the new world and founding the United States of America | Emergence of the black hero, 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
  • 1772: Chicago is settled by Jean DuSable
  • 1776: Lemuel Haynes helps lay the Foundation for Abolition
  • 1791: The first Black Man of Science, Benjamin Banneker, surveys Washington, D.C.
  • 1821: African Grove Theater founded in New York
  • 1822: Denmark Vessy and the slave revolts
  • 1823: Legendary mountain man James Beckwourth enters the Rockies
  • 1849: Harriet Tubman uses underground railroad to become free
  • Program 1.
  • Settling the New World and founding the United States of America 1619-1621.
  • Blacks arrive at Jamestown
  • 1705: The Virginia General Assembly passes the Slave Codes
  • 1762: Entrepreneur Samuel Fraunces opens New York City's most cherished revolutionary war site: the Fraunces Tavern
  • 1770: Crispus Attucks and the Black Patriots
  • Program 2.
  • Emergence of the black hero.
Control code
ocm62097229
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (54 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
739815002922
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)62097229
System details
DVD; Hi-definition, enhanced
Video recording format
DVD
Label
A History of black achievement in America, Settling the new world and founding the United States of America | Emergence of the black hero, 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
  • 1772: Chicago is settled by Jean DuSable
  • 1776: Lemuel Haynes helps lay the Foundation for Abolition
  • 1791: The first Black Man of Science, Benjamin Banneker, surveys Washington, D.C.
  • 1821: African Grove Theater founded in New York
  • 1822: Denmark Vessy and the slave revolts
  • 1823: Legendary mountain man James Beckwourth enters the Rockies
  • 1849: Harriet Tubman uses underground railroad to become free
  • Program 1.
  • Settling the New World and founding the United States of America 1619-1621.
  • Blacks arrive at Jamestown
  • 1705: The Virginia General Assembly passes the Slave Codes
  • 1762: Entrepreneur Samuel Fraunces opens New York City's most cherished revolutionary war site: the Fraunces Tavern
  • 1770: Crispus Attucks and the Black Patriots
  • Program 2.
  • Emergence of the black hero.
Control code
ocm62097229
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (54 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
739815002922
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)62097229
System details
DVD; Hi-definition, enhanced
Video recording format
DVD

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