The Resource Baseball, Inning one, 1840s-1900, our game, a Florentine Films production ; produced in association with WETA-TV, Washington ; producers, Ken Burns, Lynn Novick ; writers, Geoffrey C. Ward, Ken Burns, (videorecording)

Baseball, Inning one, 1840s-1900, our game, a Florentine Films production ; produced in association with WETA-TV, Washington ; producers, Ken Burns, Lynn Novick ; writers, Geoffrey C. Ward, Ken Burns, (videorecording)

Label
Baseball, Inning one, 1840s-1900, our game
Title
Baseball
Title number
Inning one
Title part
1840s-1900, our game
Statement of responsibility
a Florentine Films production ; produced in association with WETA-TV, Washington ; producers, Ken Burns, Lynn Novick ; writers, Geoffrey C. Ward, Ken Burns
Title variation
  • Baseball
  • Our game
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
On June 19, 1846 at the Elysian Fields in Hoboken, New Jersey, a team of well-dressed gentlemen, the Knickerbockers, play the first game of baseball. By 1985, the game is called the "national pastime" or "Our Game."
Cataloging source
FBR
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Narrated by John Chancellor
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Burns, Ken
  • Novick, Lynn
  • Ward, Geoffrey C
  • Chancellor, John
  • Florentine Films
  • PBS Home Video
  • WETA-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.)
Runtime
115
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Baseball
  • Documentary television programs
  • DVDs
Technique
live action
Label
Baseball, Inning one, 1840s-1900, our game, a Florentine Films production ; produced in association with WETA-TV, Washington ; producers, Ken Burns, Lynn Novick ; writers, Geoffrey C. Ward, Ken Burns, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Full screen version presented in a format preserving the aspect ratio of its original television exhibition"--Container
  • Originally produced for television in 1994
  • Special features: Trivia, timeline, baseball cards
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
ocm60385420
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (115 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col. and b&w
Publisher number
88578
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; Dolby surround stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Baseball, Inning one, 1840s-1900, our game, a Florentine Films production ; produced in association with WETA-TV, Washington ; producers, Ken Burns, Lynn Novick ; writers, Geoffrey C. Ward, Ken Burns, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • "Full screen version presented in a format preserving the aspect ratio of its original television exhibition"--Container
  • Originally produced for television in 1994
  • Special features: Trivia, timeline, baseball cards
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
ocm60385420
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (115 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col. and b&w
Publisher number
88578
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; Dolby surround stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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