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Title Looking for Lincoln [videorecording] / [presented by] WNET ; a film by Kunhardt McGee Productions and Inkwell Films in association with Ark Media ; producer/ directors, John Maggio, Muriel Soenens ; presented and written by Henry Louis Gates, Jr.

Imprint [United States] : PBS Home Video, [c2009]


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe DVDs 1st Floor  973.7 L638Blo 2009    ---  Available
Description 1 videodisc (120 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD, region 1; widescreen (enhanced); stereo.
Language Closed-captioned.
Performer Host, Henry Louis Gates, Jr.; special commentary by Doris Kearns Goodwin.
Credits Director of photography, Stephen McCarthy ; editor, R.A. Fedde ; composer, Joel Goodman.
Summary In light of the bicentennial of Lincoln's birth, this documentary focuses on many of the controversial aspects of Lincoln's life--race, equality, religion, politics and depression. Interviews re-enactors, relic hunters, authors, scholars and Presidents Bill Clinton and George W. Bush to gain perspectives on Lincoln's life and thoughts.
Note Originally produced in 2009.
Subject Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865.
Presidents -- United States -- Biography.
Genre/Form Biographical television programs.
Historical television programs.
Nonfiction television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Gates, Henry Louis.
Maggio, John.
Soenens, Muriel.
Goodwin, Doris Kearns.
Kunhardt McGee Productions.
Inkwell Films.
Ark Media (Firm)
WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)
PBS Home Video.
ISBN 0793670349
Standard No. 841887010351
Music No. LOFL601 PBS Home Video

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