The Resource Duke Ellington's Washington, a production of Hedrick Smith Productions, Inc., produced in association with South Carolina Educational Television ; producer, Stanley Nelson ; writers, Hedrick Smith, Stanley Nelson

Duke Ellington's Washington, a production of Hedrick Smith Productions, Inc., produced in association with South Carolina Educational Television ; producer, Stanley Nelson ; writers, Hedrick Smith, Stanley Nelson

Label
Duke Ellington's Washington
Title
Duke Ellington's Washington
Statement of responsibility
a production of Hedrick Smith Productions, Inc., produced in association with South Carolina Educational Television ; producer, Stanley Nelson ; writers, Hedrick Smith, Stanley Nelson
Title variation
Rise, fall, and rebirth of a neighborhood
Contributor
Correspondent
Screenwriter
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Profiles the Uptown area of Washington, D.C., which was the cultural capital of black America in the early years of the 20th century. Centered around U Street, it nurtured many dynamic leaders, including Duke Ellington. Combines archival footage and photographs with interviews that describe the community's heyday, decline, and renewal
Cataloging source
NOC
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Principal camera, Kevin Raullerson, additional camera, Mel Henry, Mark Stoddard ; still photographer, Susan Zox ; editor, Cliff Hackel
LC call number
F199
LC item number
.D86 2004
PerformerNote
Correspondent, Hedrick Smith
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1955-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Smith, Hedrick.
  • Nelson, Stanley
  • Films for the Humanities (Firm)
  • Hedrick Smith Productions
  • South Carolina Educational Television Network
Runtime
57
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ellington, Duke
  • African Americans
  • Washington (D.C.)
  • Social classes
  • U Street (Washington, D.C.)
Technique
live action
Label
Duke Ellington's Washington, a production of Hedrick Smith Productions, Inc., produced in association with South Carolina Educational Television ; producer, Stanley Nelson ; writers, Hedrick Smith, Stanley Nelson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "2-24-04."
  • Originally produced in 1999
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm57537208
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (57 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Publisher number
FFH 10444
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Duke Ellington's Washington, a production of Hedrick Smith Productions, Inc., produced in association with South Carolina Educational Television ; producer, Stanley Nelson ; writers, Hedrick Smith, Stanley Nelson
Publication
Note
  • "2-24-04."
  • Originally produced in 1999
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm57537208
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (57 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Publisher number
FFH 10444
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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