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Chicago : City Of The Century (2003)

Call Number DVD/977.311/CHICAGO

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Nonfiction DVDsDVD/977.311/CHICAGODue 12-06-15
Published: [United States] : WGBH Educational Foundation ; Window to the World Communications, Inc. ; Distributed by PBS Home Video, c2003
Description:  4 videodiscs (ca. 345 min.) : sd., b&w with col. ; 4 3/4 in
ISBN/ISSN: 0780641418, 1415702446,
Language:  English

Based on the book City of the Century by Donald L. Miller

Co-produced and co-directed by Patricia Garcia Rios ; music, Michael Bacon ; camera, Michael Chin, Terry Hopkins ; creative consultant, Donald L. Miller ; executive producer, Margaret Drain ; senior producer, Mark Samels

Special features: Bonus video: Chicago by 'L': touring the neighborhoods ; Behind the scenes interviews with producers Austin Hoyt, Patricia Garcia Rios and historian Donald Miller ; Triva questions: Do you know Chicago?

David Ogden Stiers, narrator

"City of the century tells how in just 60 years Chicago grew from a remote, swampy frontier town into one of the most explosively alive cities in the world". -- Container. Chicago by 'L" is part travelogue, part history, and part tour of Chicago's neighborhoods by 'L', Chicago's elevated train

DVD, Dolby surround stereo

Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired

Disc 1. Mudhole to metropolis / Disc 2. The revolution has begun / Disc 3. Battle for Chicago / Disc 4. Chicago by 'L': touring the neighborhoods /

(edited by Bill Lattanzi) -- (edited by Bill Lattanzi, Jon Neuburger) -- (edited by Jon Neuburger). -- (produced by Kelly Luchtman ; written by Geoffrey Baer) and additional interviews

Related Searches:
Chicago Transit Authority
Railroads, Elevated -- History -- Illinois -- Chicago
Architecture -- Tours -- Illinois -- Chicago
Urban transportation -- History -- Illinois -- Chicago
Chicago (Ill.) -- History
Chicago (Ill.) -- Tours -- Buildings, structures, etc.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Video recordings for people with visual disabilities

Additional Credits:
Hoyt, Austin
Miller, Donald L., 1944-
Stiers, David Ogden
Garcia Rios, Patricia
Luchtman, Kelly
Baer, Geoffrey
WGBH Educational Foundation
PBS Home Video
WTTW (Television station : Chicago, Ill.)
Window to the World Communications
Chicago Historical Society

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