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Top hat & tales : Harold Ross and the making of the New Yorker / Van Doren Productions, Inc.

Tucci, Stanley. (Added Author). Van Doren, Adam, 1962- (Added Author).
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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 47 min.)) : sound, color
  • Publisher: [United States] : First Run Features : 2014.

Content descriptions

Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Directed by Adam Van Doren.
Participant or Performer Note:
Narrator: Stanley Tucci.
Summary, etc.:
A chronicle of the first 25 years of The New Yorker magazine, from its creation by Harold Ross in 1925 to his death in 1951. Interviews with former and current editors will inform about how The New Yorker's signature style and content were shaped by its early contributors, including E.B. White, James Thurber, J.D. Salinger, and more. Film clips, home movies, and images from the anthology of The New Yorker covers and cartoons illustrate the look at one of journalism's most revered publications.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Journalists > United States > Biography.
Journalists > United States > Interviews.
Publishers and publishing > New York (State) > New York > History > 20th century.
Journalism > New York (State) > New York > History > 20th century.
New York (N.Y.) > Intellectual life > 20th century.

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