The Resource The panic is on : : the great American depression as seen by the common man, (videorecording)

The panic is on : : the great American depression as seen by the common man, (videorecording)

Label
The panic is on : : the great American depression as seen by the common man
Title
The panic is on :
Title remainder
the great American depression as seen by the common man
Title variation
Great American depression as seen by the common man
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This multifaceted set communicates both the painful hard times of the Great Depression and the grace and strong will of the common man in confronting it. Period newsreel and documentary film footage convey the feel of the times. Classic musical recordings reflect the popular mood of the day. The booklet includes photographs, letters, and first hand recollections
Cataloging source
ROC
Characteristic
  • chart
  • videorecording
Credits note
Executive producers, Joe Lauro, Sherwin Dunner, and Richard Nevins
Dewey number
973.91/6
Runtime
120
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The panic is on : : the great American depression as seen by the common man, (videorecording)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Documentary
  • Title from disc
Accompanying material
1 compact disc (approximately 70 min. ; 4 3/4 in.)
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • BAK
  • EBR
  • FAI
  • JCR
  • PRI
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
  • quadrophonic multichannel or surround
  • unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • A Zuni Indian offers perspective on the Depression
  • Millions of us ;
  • (excerpt)
  • Dance marathons
  • The Jazz Age ;
  • (excerpt)
  • A debutante sells her chinchilla coat
  • Knitting sweaters for the unemployed with Fanny Brice
  • Union textile workers strike
  • The plow that broke the plains ;
  • DVD:
  • (excerpt)
  • The river ;
  • (excerpt)
  • Mr. Zero evicted
  • Work pays America ;
  • (excerpt)
  • We work again ;
  • (excerpt)
  • Extras:
  • Our daily bread ;
  • Give a man a job
  • (excerpt)
  • The power and the land ;
  • (excerpt)
  • (with Jimmy Durante)
  • Life in the thirties ;
  • (excerpt)
  • Mr. Zero gives to the needy
  • The Boswell Sisters perform for legislators
  • The unemployed march for relief
  • If I ever get a job again
  • Dick Robertson and his Orchestra
  • 4:
  • NRA blues
  • Bill Cox
  • 5:
  • The clouds will soon roll by
  • Eddy Duchin and his Orchestra
  • 6:
  • Nobody knows you (When you're down and out)
  • CD:
  • Bessie Smith
  • 7:
  • We're in the money (The gold digger's song)
  • Charlie Palloy
  • 8:
  • The great dust storm
  • Woody Guthrie
  • 9:
  • Headin' for better times
  • Ted Lewis and his Band
  • 1:
  • 10:
  • Bad times blues
  • Barbecue Bob
  • 11:
  • Brother can you spare a dime?
  • Charlie Palloy and his Orchestra
  • 12:
  • Bread line blues
  • "Slim" Smith
  • 13:
  • (Everything's gonna be) O.K. America
  • Welfare store blues
  • Sonny Boy Williamson
  • 14:
  • Franklin Roosevelt's back again
  • Bill Cox
  • 15:
  • I can't go to the poor house
  • Dick Robertson
  • 16:
  • Old age pension check
  • Art Kassel and his Kassels in the Air
  • Roy Acuff and his Crazy Tennesseans
  • 17:
  • When my stocks come tumbling down
  • Fields and Hall
  • 18:
  • Down on Penny's farm
  • The Bentley boys
  • 19:
  • A tale of the ticker
  • Frank Crumit
  • 2:
  • 20:
  • In the fall of '29
  • W. Lee O'Daniel and his Light Crust Doughboys
  • 21:
  • Starvation blues
  • Charlie Jordan
  • 22:
  • Cheer up! Smile! Nertz!
  • Eddie Cantor
  • 23:
  • The panic is on
  • Good old times (Are coming back again)
  • Dick Robertson
  • Hezekiah Jenkins
  • 3:
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
  • other
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 120 min.)
Groove width / pitch
unknown
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
016351680495
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
  • 6804
  • 6804-DVD
  • 6804-CD
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
1/510656
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • videodisc
  • sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • ocn427401927
  • OCoLC
System details
DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital, NTSC
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Video recording format
DVD

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