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The canteen spirit / a production of NET Television ; produced, written and directed by Annie Mumgaard..

Mumgaard, Annie, (producer-director-writer.). Hart, Judith K., (narrator.).

Available copies

  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Bloomfield Eastern Greene Co PL - Bloomfield Main DVD 940.544 CAN (Text) 36803000870373 DVD Available -
Syracuse Turkey Creek Twp PL - Syracuse DVD PBS CANTEEN (Text) 50577010746705 Adult DVD Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780793690862
  • ISBN: 0793690862
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (1 hr.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen format (aspect ratio 16 x 9)
  • Publisher: Alexandria, Va. : PBS Home Video, 2005.

Content descriptions

General Note: Originally broadcast on PBS Television in 2005.
Participant or Performer Note: Narrator, Judith K. Hart.
Summary, etc.: Trains carrying six million G.I.'s stopped briefly in North Platte, Nebraska during WWII, where residents gathered to offer food, beverages, cigarettes, magazines, and more - an affectionate, patriotic sendoff to soldiers defending their nation.
Language Note: English soundtrack ; closed-captioned.
Subject: Canteens (Establishments) > Nebraska.
World War, 1939-1945 > United States > Military life.
United States > History > 1933-1945.

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