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The Shakers [videorecording] : hands to work, hearts to God / Florentine Films; produced by Ken Burns, Amy Stechler Burns ; written by Amy Stechler Burns.

Burns, Ken, 1953- (Added Author). Stechler, Amy, 1955- (Added Author). McCullough, David G. (Added Author). Florentine Films (Added Author). PBS Home Video. (Added Author).

Available copies

  • 5 of 5 copies available at Sage Library System. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Hood River County Library District.

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0 current holds with 5 total copies.

Summary:

They called themselves the United Society of Believers in Christ's Second Appearing, but because of their ecstatic dancing, the world called them Shakers. Through diaries, archival photographs, music and stunning cinematography, Ken Burns creates a moving portrait of this group.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Hood River County Library 289.8 S (Text) 33892200567189 Adult DVDs DVD None 06/24/2003 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0780640594
  • ISBN: 141570256X (home video)
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (58 min.) : sound, color with black & white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: PBS DVD Video.
  • Publisher: Alexendria, Va. : PBS Video, [2002]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Time code visible on screen is intended for use with companion print index which provides a time-code reference to key persons, events, and topics covered in the video.
Videodisc release of the 1989 PBS television program.
Bonus DVD features: A conversation with Ken Burns and Ken Burns: Makeing history.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Cinematography, Ken Burns, Terry Hopkins ; editor, Amy Stechler Burns. ; narrated by David McCullough.
Participant or Performer Note:
David McCullough.
Summary, etc.:
They called themselves the United Society of Believers in Christ's Second Appearing, but because of their ecstatic dancing, the world called them Shakers. Through diaries, archival photographs, music and stunning cinematography, Ken Burns creates a moving portrait of this group.
System Details Note:
DVD
Subject: Shakers.
Christian sects > United States
Collective settlements > United States
Video recordings for the hearing impaired

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