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The Resource The African Burial Ground : an American discovery, produced by Kutz Television, Inc. for United States General Services Administration, (videorecording)

The African Burial Ground : an American discovery, produced by Kutz Television, Inc. for United States General Services Administration, (videorecording)

Label
The African Burial Ground : an American discovery
Title
The African Burial Ground
Title remainder
an American discovery
Statement of responsibility
produced by Kutz Television, Inc. for United States General Services Administration
Title variation
American discovery
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Explores the history and archeological excavation of a burial ground for African slaves discovered in lower Manhattan Island, New York, during construction of Federal office building in the summer of 1991. Relates also the effect of the discovery on understanding the role of Afro-Americans in colonial American life
Cataloging source
CUY
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Producer/director/editor, David Kutz ; associate producer/writer, Christopher Moore ; photography, John Hanlon, Ronald Gray
Government publication
federal national government publication
PerformerNote
Presenters: Ruby Dee, Ossie Davis
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Moore, Christopher
  • Glaws, J. Peter
  • Kutz, David
  • Dee, Ruby
  • Davis, Ossie
  • Kutz Television, Inc
  • United States
  • National Audiovisual Center
Runtime
119
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Cemeteries
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • African Burial Ground (New York, N.Y.)
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
  • Slavery
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The African Burial Ground : an American discovery, produced by Kutz Television, Inc. for United States General Services Administration, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
pt. 1. The search -- pt. 2. A history -- pt. 3. Politics and the people -- pt. 4. An open window
Control code
38589442
Dimensions
1/2 in
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (119 min.)
Medium for sound
videotape
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System details
VHS
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)
Label
The African Burial Ground : an American discovery, produced by Kutz Television, Inc. for United States General Services Administration, (videorecording)
Publication
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
pt. 1. The search -- pt. 2. A history -- pt. 3. Politics and the people -- pt. 4. An open window
Control code
38589442
Dimensions
1/2 in
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (119 min.)
Medium for sound
videotape
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System details
VHS
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)

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