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Title New York, a documentary film. Episode two: 1825-1865, Order and disorder [videorecording] / a Steeplechase Films production for the American Experience in association with WGBH Boston, Thirteen/WNET, and the New-York Historical Society ; director, Ric Burns ; producers, Lisa Ades, Ric Burns ; writers, Ric Burns, James Sanders.
Publication [Alexandria, Va.] : PBS Home Video, [2004]
Distribution Hollywood, CA : Distributed by Paramount Home Entertainment
Copyright date ©2004
Description 1 videodisc (120 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
4 3/4 in.
digital optical surround Dolby
video file region 1
Call # DVD 974.71 N
System Req DVD; region 1; NTSC; Dolby surround, stereo.
Note Closed captioned.
Videodisc release of the 1999 television broadcast as part of the PBS series The American experience.
Title from disc.
Full screen presentation.
Special features included.
Performer Narrator, David Ogden Stiers.
Credits Cinematography, Buddy Squires, Allen Moore ; editor, Edward Barteski ; music, Brian Keane.
Summary This looks at the rise of New York commencing in 1825 from a merchant city to an industrial one. With the explosion of the immigrant population come social and economic problems of every kind and the Civil War brings on civil disturbance in the form of the Draft Riots of 1863.
Audience Not rated.
Subject New York (N.Y.) -- History.
New York (N.Y.) -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865.
New York (N.Y.) -- Social life and customs.
New York (N.Y.) -- Commerce -- History.
Stock exchanges -- New York (State) -- New York -- History.
Draft Riot, New York, N.Y., 1863.
Immigrants -- New York (State) -- New York -- History.
Documentary television programs.
Historical television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Addl. Author Burns, Ric.
Ades, Lisa.
Sanders, James, 1955-
Stiers, David Ogden.
Steeplechase Films Inc.
WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)
New-York Historical Society.
PBS Home Video.
Paramount Home Entertainment (Firm)
Alt Title Order and disorder
Addl. Title New York (Television program)
American experience (Television program)
ISBN 1415702462 (episode 2) :
9781415702468 (episode 2) :
Standard # 841887051286

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