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Naptown to super city [videorecording] : how a civic-sports strategy transformed Indianapolis / a joint production of the Indianapolis Star and WFYI ; written and narrated by Ted Green.

Green, Ted. (Added Author). Sweeney, Jon, producer. (Added Author). Saetre, Pete. (Added Author). Hoehner, Brad. (Added Author). WFYI Productions. (Added Author).
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Indiana State Library - Indianapolis ISLI 977.2 N217g (Text) 00000106169592 Indiana DVD Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (ca. 60 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Indianapolis, Ind. : Indianapolis Star and WFYI Productions, c2012.

Content descriptions

General Note: This disc is a recorded DVD and may not play on all DVD players or drives.
DVD release of 2012 documentary.
Researched by Ted Green, Cathy Knapp, Dawn Mitchell, Mark Costello, with special thanks to Sandy Knapp, Charles DeVoe and Nancy Kriplen.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Produced by Ted Green and Jon Sweeney. Edited by Pete Saetre, Jon Sweeney and Brad Hoehner.
Participant or Performer Note: Richard Lugar, William Hudnut, Jim Morris, George McGinnis, Sandy Knapp, David Frick, Ted Boehm and other interviewees.
Summary, etc.: News footage and interviews that chronicle the city's journey from the early days of the Pacers through the amateur sports deluge, the controversial move of the Colts, the arrival of the NCAA and the hosting of the Super Bowl. It documents that a sports strategy, even with risks, dissent and serendipity, helped to build a whole new city.
Target Audience Note: Not rated.
System Details Note: DVD-R.
Language Note: In English.
Subject: Lugar, Richard > Interviews.
Hudnut, William H., 1932- > Interviews.
Urban renewal > Indiana > Indianapolis.
Sports > Economic aspects > Indiana > Indianapolis.
Professional sports > Economic aspects > Indiana > Indianapolis.
City planning > Indiana > Indianapolis.
Indianapolis (Ind.) > History.
Indianapolis (Ind.) > Economic policy.
Central business districts > Indiana > Indianapolis.
Genre: Documentary films.

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