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Thank you, Sarah : the woman who saved Thanksgiving / by Laurie Halse Anderson ; illustrated by Matt Faulkner ; produced and directed by Daniel Welsh for Spoken Arts.

Anderson, Laurie Halse. (Added Author). Faulkner, Matt. (Added Author). Welsh, Daniel M. (Added Author). Island, Donna Coney. (Added Author). Abravanel, Wayne. (Added Author). Spoken Arts. (Added Author).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library J DVD THA (Text) 39206020106348 J DVDs Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 11 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [St. Petersburg, Fla.] : Spoken Arts, [2004]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Special appearance video
Based on the book by Laurie Halse Anderson, originally published by Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers in 2002.
Public performance rights included.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Original music, Wayne Abravanel.
Participant or Performer Note:
Narrated by Donna Coney Island.
Summary, etc.:
We The People of the United States ... almost lost Thanksgiving. Thankfully, Sarah Hale, a magazine editor and author, believed in its importance, and persuaded President Lincoln to transform Thanksgiving Day into a national holiday. With an introduction by the author.
Target Audience Note:
Grades K-5.
System Details Note:
Subject: Hale, Sarah Josepha Buell, 1788-1879 > Juvenile films.
Hale, Sarah Josepha Buell, 1788-1879.
Thanksgiving Day > History > Juvenile films.
Thanksgiving Day.
United States > Social life and customs > Juvenile films.
United States > Social life and customs.
Genre: Children's films.

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