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The Resource Flyers : in search of a dream, produced by Philip Hart, UCLA and WGBH, (videorecording)

Flyers : in search of a dream, produced by Philip Hart, UCLA and WGBH, (videorecording)

Label
Flyers : in search of a dream
Title
Flyers
Title remainder
in search of a dream
Statement of responsibility
produced by Philip Hart, UCLA and WGBH
Title variation
Flyers, in search of a dream
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Few people know the intriguing stories of America's pioneering black aviators who overcame enormous social pressures in order to fly. In 1932, James Herman Banning, accompanied by mechanic Thomas C. Allen, was the first black pilot to successfully complete a transcontinental flight. American aviator Bessie Coleman was the first black pilot to receive a license that was only available to her in Europe. William J. Powell, Sr. organized the Bessie Coleman Aero Club to promote airmindedness in the black community; and Hubert Julian was one of the first licensed pilots who pursued a controversial career as showman and promoter
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Executive producer, Philip Hart, Raquel Ortiz/WGBH; producers, Philip Hart, Barbara Barrow-Murray, Tanya Hart; writers, Philip and Tanya Hart; camera, Tim Garraty
Date time place
Originally broadcast on PBS in 1988
Dewey number
  • 629.13092
  • 629.13092
Language note
Closed-captioned
LC call number
TL545
LC item number
.F59 2009
PerformerNote
Host/narrator, Tanya Hart
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hart, Philip
  • University of California, Los Angeles
  • WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
  • PBS Home Video
Runtime
60
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Banning, James Herman
  • Coleman, Bessie
  • Julian, Hubert F.
  • African American air pilots
  • African American air pilots
Technique
live action
Label
Flyers : in search of a dream, produced by Philip Hart, UCLA and WGBH, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Documentary
  • Title from container
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 60 min.)
Isbn
9780793670321
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887010337
Other physical details
sd., col. and b&w
Publisher number
FLYY601
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn301989747
  • (OCoLC)301989747
System details
DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1); Dolby Digital stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Flyers : in search of a dream, produced by Philip Hart, UCLA and WGBH, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Documentary
  • Title from container
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 60 min.)
Isbn
9780793670321
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887010337
Other physical details
sd., col. and b&w
Publisher number
FLYY601
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn301989747
  • (OCoLC)301989747
System details
DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1); Dolby Digital stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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