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The Resource Rabbit Ears treasury of African American heroes, (sound recording)

Rabbit Ears treasury of African American heroes, (sound recording)

Label
Rabbit Ears treasury of African American heroes
Title
Rabbit Ears treasury of African American heroes
Title variation
  • African American heroes
  • Treasury of African American heroes
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Follow the drinking gourd: Based on the traditional American folksong, this compelling tale recounts the daring adventures of one family's escape from slavery by way of the Underground Railroad. This touching story captures the drama of a perilous flight to freedom
  • John Henry: Join John Henry, an African American hero born with a hammer in this hand, on a scenic journey from cotton country to the wilderness. There he finds men of all color working together to build a great railroad. John Henry quickly becomes king of the railroad camps by driving more steel than any man alive, and in an exciting contest even out-performs a steam drill
Cataloging source
HT#
Credits note
Executive producers: Rabbit Ears Entertainment LLC, Chris Campbell and Mark Sottnick
Dewey number
398.2
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
folktales
PerformerNote
Follow the drinking gourd read by Morgan Freeman with original music by Taj Mahal ; John Henry read by Denzel Washington with original music by B.B. King
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1954-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Freeman, Morgan
  • Washington, Denzel
  • Taj Mahal
  • King, B. B
  • Rabbit Ears Productions
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • Underground Railroad
  • Fugitive slaves
  • Slavery
  • John Henry (Legendary character)
  • Folklore
  • Tall tales
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Rabbit Ears treasury of African American heroes, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Compact disc
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
  • Follow the drinking gourd
  • (25:55)
  • John Henry
  • (22:30)
Control code
ocn230738974
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 sound disc (48 min)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780739335130
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
YA1365A
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Rabbit Ears treasury of African American heroes, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
Compact disc
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
  • Follow the drinking gourd
  • (25:55)
  • John Henry
  • (22:30)
Control code
ocn230738974
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 sound disc (48 min)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780739335130
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
YA1365A
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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