The Resource Rising from the rails : the story of the Pullman Porter, produced & directed by Brad Osborne

Rising from the rails : the story of the Pullman Porter, produced & directed by Brad Osborne

Label
Rising from the rails : the story of the Pullman Porter
Title
Rising from the rails
Title remainder
the story of the Pullman Porter
Statement of responsibility
produced & directed by Brad Osborne
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A documentary that chronicles the legacy of the Pullman Porters, generations of African American men who served as caretakers to wealthy white passengers on luxury trains that traversed the nation during the golden age of rail. -- Container
Related
Cataloging source
IAK
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Editor, Brad Osborne ; director of photography, Taylor Garvin
Dewey number
331.88/1138522
LC call number
HD8039.R362
LC item number
U68 2006
PerformerNote
Narrator, Allison Payne
Runtime
47
Technique
live action
Label
Rising from the rails : the story of the Pullman Porter, produced & directed by Brad Osborne
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book Rising from the rails : Pullman porters and the making of the Black middle class by Larry Tye
  • Special features: Behind-the-scenes feature ; Extended interviews with porters and Rails author Larry Tye ; Rare Pullman training filmstrips with sound ; Pullman car slideshow ; Archival railroad films ; Discussion of Pullman memorabilia
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Out of bondage, all aboard -- Rough rides, intimate encounters -- My name's not George -- Saint Philip and the battle for brotherhood -- Behind the mask -- Train to freedom -- A legacy that lasts
Control code
ocm64562003
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (47 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
689076519533
Other physical details
sound, color & b & W
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)64562003
System details
DVD; region 1 encoding; widescreen presentation
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Rising from the rails : the story of the Pullman Porter, produced & directed by Brad Osborne
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book Rising from the rails : Pullman porters and the making of the Black middle class by Larry Tye
  • Special features: Behind-the-scenes feature ; Extended interviews with porters and Rails author Larry Tye ; Rare Pullman training filmstrips with sound ; Pullman car slideshow ; Archival railroad films ; Discussion of Pullman memorabilia
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Out of bondage, all aboard -- Rough rides, intimate encounters -- My name's not George -- Saint Philip and the battle for brotherhood -- Behind the mask -- Train to freedom -- A legacy that lasts
Control code
ocm64562003
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (47 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
689076519533
Other physical details
sound, color & b & W
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)64562003
System details
DVD; region 1 encoding; widescreen presentation
Video recording format
DVD

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