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New York, a documentary film. Episode two, Order and disorder [videorecording] /
a Steeplechase Films production ; directed by Ric Burns ; produced by Lisa Ades and Ric Burns ; written by Ric Burns and James Sanders ; a Steeplechase Films production for the American Experience in association with WGBH Boston, Thirteen/WNET, and the New-York Historical Society.
imprint
[Alexandria, Va.] : PBS Home Video, 2004.
description
1 videodisc (ca. 120 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
format(s)
DVD
Holdings
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imprint
[Alexandria, Va.] : PBS Home Video, 2004.
publisher #
88581
credits note
Cinematography, Buddy Squires and Allen Moore ; edited by Li-Shin Yu ; narrated by David Ogden Stiers ; music, Brian Keane.
general note
Originally broadcast in 1999 as part of the PBS series the American experience.
abstract
The second segment in an 8-part series chronicling the history of New York City from 1609 through 2003. Episode two: Looks at the rise of New York commencing in 1825 from a merchant city to an industrial one. With the explosion of the immigrant population come social and economic problems of every kind and the Civil War brings on civil disturbance in the form of the Draft Riots of 1863.
language note
Closed captioned.
catalogue key
6991875
technical details
DVD.

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