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Chicago : City Of The Century (2003, original release: 2003)

Call Number DVD/977.311/CHICAGO

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Nonfiction DVDsDVD/977.311/CHICAGOJust Returned
Published: [United States] : WGBH Educational Foundation : Window to the World Communications, Inc. : Distributed by PBS Home Video, [2003] ©2003
Description:  4 videodiscs (approximately 345 min.) : sound, black and white with color ; 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, Inc.
Chicago Historical Society.

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