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The Resource A world on display : the St. Louis World's Fair of 1904, written & directed by Eric Breitbart ; produced by Eric Breitbart and Mary Lance, (videorecording)

A world on display : the St. Louis World's Fair of 1904, written & directed by Eric Breitbart ; produced by Eric Breitbart and Mary Lance, (videorecording)

Label
A world on display : the St. Louis World's Fair of 1904
Title
A world on display
Title remainder
the St. Louis World's Fair of 1904
Statement of responsibility
written & directed by Eric Breitbart ; produced by Eric Breitbart and Mary Lance
Title variation
  • St. Louis World's Fair of 1904
  • Saint Louis World's Fair of 1904
  • World's Fair Louisiana Purchase Exposition, St. Louis, U.S.A., 1904
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Uses first-person accounts from elderly Missourians who went to the Fair in 1904, interviews with historians, archival motion pictures, and photographs to situate the St. Louis Fair in the social, political, and cultural context of American society in 1904. Covers American civilization at the turn of the century; the representation of history; authenticity; modernity; dress and body language; oral history and childhood memories; world fairs as experiences; and receiving information through visual symbols, words, and exhibits
Cataloging source
OLC
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Evan Estern ; editor, Eric Brietbart
PerformerNote
Narrator, Leona Luba ; interviews with Robert W. Rydell, Neil Harris, Zeynep Celik, Ted Jojola
Runtime
53
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
A world on display : the St. Louis World's Fair of 1904, written & directed by Eric Breitbart ; produced by Eric Breitbart and Mary Lance, (videorecording)
Label
A world on display : the St. Louis World's Fair of 1904, written & directed by Eric Breitbart ; produced by Eric Breitbart and Mary Lance, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
Title on container: A world on display : World's Fair Louisiana Purchase Exposition, St. Louis, U.S.A., 1904
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Dimensions
1/2 in.
Dimensions
1/2 in.
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Extent
1 videocassette (53 min.)
Isbn
9781878917072
Medium for sound
videotape
Other physical details
sd., b&w and col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System details
VHS format
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)

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