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The Resource The Greely expedition, an Apograph Productions Inc. film for American Experience ; written, produced, and directed by Rob Rapley

The Greely expedition, an Apograph Productions Inc. film for American Experience ; written, produced, and directed by Rob Rapley

Label
The Greely expedition
Title
The Greely expedition
Statement of responsibility
an Apograph Productions Inc. film for American Experience ; written, produced, and directed by Rob Rapley
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1881, 25 men led by Lieutenant Adolphus Greely sailed from the harbor of St. John's, Newfoundland. Their destination was Lady Franklin Bay in the high Arctic, where they planned to collect a wealth of scientific data from a vast area of the world's surface that had been described by a British admiral as a 'sheer blank.' Three years later, only six survivors returned, with a daunting story of shipwreck, starvation, mutiny, and cannibalism
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Tim Cragg ; editor, Bruce Shaw ; music, Joel Goodman
Dewey number
919.8
Language note
Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing
LC call number
G670 1881
LC item number
.G74 2011
PerformerNote
Narrator: Michael Murphy
Runtime
54
Technique
live action
Label
The Greely expedition, an Apograph Productions Inc. film for American Experience ; written, produced, and directed by Rob Rapley
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast as an episode of "American experience" on PBS
  • Release date: Apr. 26, 2011
  • Title from container
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Voyage to the North Pole -- Farthest north -- Abondoning Fort Conger -- Hunger and frostbite at Camp Clay -- Returning home
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (54 min.)
Isbn
9781608833962
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887013994
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
AMX62303
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocn709619478
System details
DVD; NTSC, region 1; 5.1 Surround; widescreen
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The Greely expedition, an Apograph Productions Inc. film for American Experience ; written, produced, and directed by Rob Rapley
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast as an episode of "American experience" on PBS
  • Release date: Apr. 26, 2011
  • Title from container
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Voyage to the North Pole -- Farthest north -- Abondoning Fort Conger -- Hunger and frostbite at Camp Clay -- Returning home
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (54 min.)
Isbn
9781608833962
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887013994
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
AMX62303
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocn709619478
System details
DVD; NTSC, region 1; 5.1 Surround; widescreen
Video recording format
DVD

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