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Klein, Larry (Producer), (television producer,, television director,, screenwriter.). Olshaker, Mark, 1951- (television producer,, screenwriter.). Macaulay, David, (host.). Jacobi, Derek, (voice actor.). Sessions, John, 1953- (voice actor.). Clifford, Richard (Actor), (voice actor.). Bebb, Richard, (voice actor.). Butterworth, Brook, (voice actor.). Russell, Dan (Voice actor) (voice actor.). Mainwood, Roger (animation director.). Green, Mickey, (editor of moving image work.). Einhorn, Richard, 1952- (composer.). Hopkins, Terry, (director of photography.). Gover, Carl, (production coordinator.). Macaulay, David. Based on (work): Mill. (Added Author).
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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 60 min.)) : sound, color
  • Publisher: [United States] : PBS : 2001.

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Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Directed by Larry Klein.
Participant or Performer Note:
Host, David Macaulay ; voices, Derek Jacobi, John Sessions, Richard Clifford, Shira Ginsberg, Mike Wilson, Richard Bebb, Brook Butterworth, R. Scott Thompson, Alena Wright, Doreen Keogh, Dan Russell, Andrew Wynn.
Summary, etc.:
This animated program centers on a small New England community similar to Pawtucket, Rhode Island, where Samuel Slater established America's first textile mill. Live action hosted by David Macaulay, takes viewers from Manchester, England, to Lowell, Massachusetts, explaining technological changes that transformed the making of textiles, a key component of the Industrial Revolution sweeping across Europe and America in the late 18th century.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Textile industry > History.
Industrial revolution.
Textile workers > History.
Textile factories.
Textile factories > Rhode Island > History.

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