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The Resource The Life and legend of Sojourner Truth, produced, directed, and written by Lynn C. Spangler, (videorecording DVD)

The Life and legend of Sojourner Truth, produced, directed, and written by Lynn C. Spangler, (videorecording DVD)

Label
The Life and legend of Sojourner Truth
Title
The Life and legend of Sojourner Truth
Statement of responsibility
produced, directed, and written by Lynn C. Spangler
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Traces the life and legend of the former slave who could neither read nor write, yet earned a reputation as one of the most articulate and outspoken antislavery and women's rights activists in the United States. Includes interviews with authorities on the subject's life, Calton Mabee, Nell Painter, Roseann Mandzink, Gerald Sorin, and Paul Gaffney; accompanied by archival footage, photographs and period music
Cataloging source
EZC
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Associate producer and videographer, Richard I. Wollmann ; illustrator, Thor Badendyck ; graphics, Richard I. Wollmann
Dewey number
923.26
LC call number
E185.97.T8
LC item number
L54 2003
PerformerNote
  • Narration: Lynn C. Spangler
  • Sojourner Truth voice and vocals: Ceista L. Quinn ; Frederick Douglass voice: Nathaniel Williams
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Quinn, Ceista L
  • Williams, Nathaniel
  • Spangler, Lynn C
  • Wollmann, Richard I
  • Films for the Humanities (Firm)
Runtime
57
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Truth, Sojourner
  • Slaves
  • Antislavery movements
Technique
live action
Label
The Life and legend of Sojourner Truth, produced, directed, and written by Lynn C. Spangler, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Videocassette release of the 2000 production
  • Based on: Narrative of Sojourner Truth, a northern slave; reflections of those who knew her, including Frederick Douglas, Harriet Beecher Stowe, and Abraham Lincoln
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
000264551
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (57 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
FFH 11792
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 000264551
  • (OCoLC)52534400
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The Life and legend of Sojourner Truth, produced, directed, and written by Lynn C. Spangler, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Videocassette release of the 2000 production
  • Based on: Narrative of Sojourner Truth, a northern slave; reflections of those who knew her, including Frederick Douglas, Harriet Beecher Stowe, and Abraham Lincoln
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
000264551
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (57 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
FFH 11792
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 000264551
  • (OCoLC)52534400
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

Library Locations

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      3401 Brook Road, Richmond, VA, 23227, US
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