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Horatio's drive [videorecording] : America's first road trip / a Florentine Films production, produced in association with WETA Washington, D.C., The American Lives II Film Project, Inc. ; a film by Ken Burns ; producers, Dayton Duncan, Ken Burns ; writer, Dayton Duncan ; director, Ken Burns.

Duncan, Dayton. (Added Author). Burns, Ken, 1953- (Added Author). Keith, David. (Added Author). Hanks, Tom. (Added Author). Arkin, Adam. (Added Author). Bodett, Tom. (Added Author). Bosco, Philip. (Added Author). Conway, Kevin. (Added Author). Cullum, John, 1930- (Added Author). Guyer, Murphy. (Added Author). Madigan, Amy. (Added Author). Plimpton, George. (Added Author). Wallach, Eli, 1915- (Added Author). Moore, Allen. (Added Author). Ewers, Erik. (Added Author). Florentine Films. (Added Author). American Lives II Film Project. (Added Author). WETA-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.) (Added Author). PBS Home Video. (Added Author). Paramount Home Entertainment (Firm) (Added Author).
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  • 11 of 12 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 12 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Greensburg-Decatur County Public Library - Greensburg DVD 917.7 HOR (Text) 32826014001895 DVD Checked out 10/26/2016
Greenwood Public Library - Greenwood DVD 917.304 HOR (Text) 36626103000600 AV Nonfiction DVD Available -
Jefferson County Public Library - Madison DVD 629.28 HORA (Text) 39391005903313 DVD Available -
Kendallville Public Library - Kendallville DVD 921 J12 (Text) 37516001565602 Adult DVD-A Non-Fiction Available -
Limberlost Public Library DVD 921 J12 (Text) 37516001986542 Adult DVD-A Non-Fiction Available -
Linton Public Library - Linton DVD 2536 (Text) 30149000539584 Video DVD Biography Available -
Monticello-Union Township Public Library - Monticello DVD 917.304 HORATIO'S (Text) 37743001970070 Adult Video DVD Nonfiction Available -
Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library DVD 917.3049 Horatio (Text) 31208911883777 audiovisual Available -
Roanoke Public Library - Roanoke DVD 917.3 HOR (Text) 30208100229601 Adult DVD Available -
Schricker Main Library 629.28 BUR (Text) 30032001655320 DVD NON-FICTION Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 1415702519 :
  • ISBN: 9781415702512
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (146 min.) : sd., col. w/b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Full screen version.
  • Publisher: [United States] : PBS Home Video ; c2004.

Content descriptions

General Note: Originally broadcast in 2003.
Special features: the making of Horatio's drive, outtakes from the film.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Cinematography, Allen Moore, Ken Burns ; editor, Erik Ewers.
Participant or Performer Note: Narrated by Keith David ; Voices: Tom Hanks, Adam Arkin, Tom Bodett, Philip Bosco, Kevin Conway, John Cullum, Murphy Guyer, Amy Madigan, George Plimpton, Eli Wallach.
Summary, etc.: Horatio Nelson Jackson, an eccentric Vermont doctor, drove from San Francisco to New York City, in 1903 to became the first person to drive an automobile across the continent - a feat never before accomplished. It would mark the beginning of a new era in America and the end of another. It took Lewis & Clark over two years to go from the Atlantic to the Pacific - Horatio went the opposite direction, by means of the "Horseless carriage", in less than 3 months.
Target Audience Note: MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details Note: DVD, region 1, Dolby surround stereo., NTSC.
Language Note: In English; closed-captioned.
Subject: Jackson, Horatio Nelson, b. 1862.
Automobile travel.
Feature films.
Documentary films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
United States > Description and travel.

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