The huddled masses [videorecording] / a BBC Television, Time-Life Films co-production.

; British Broadcasting Corporation ; Ambrose Video Publishing ; Time-Life Films
New York : Ambrose Video, 1972.

Location Call Number Status Consortium Loan
LIB Media American Campus Use
VHS 1999 Available
Media Center, Video Tape
E169.1 A43 1972 NO. 9 Available Request
Other Authors Cooke, Alistair, 1908-
Ambrose Video Publishing.
British Broadcasting Corporation.
Time-Life Films.
Subjects Documentary films.
Motion pictures.
Poor -- United States -- History.
United States -- Emigration and immigration -- History.
Series America, a personal history of the United States ; no. 9
Description 1 videocassette (52 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Notes Includes public performance rights.
Summary Visits ships' holds, Ellis Island, and the Lower East Side garment factory sweat shops in order to depict turn-of-the-century immigration. Uses old photographs of the poor immigrants in contrast with oil portraits of tycoons who became rich at their expense.
Production Credits Producer, Michael Gill ; writer/narrator, Alistair Cooke ; director, David Heycock ; cameramen, Ivor Richardson, Kenneth Macmillan ; editor, Dan Rae ; music adviser, Charles Chilton.
System Requirements VHS.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)426139431
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat


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