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The Resource Backstairs at the White House, an Ed Friendly production ; producers, Ed Friendly and Michael O'Herlihy ; written by Gwen Bagni and Paul Dubov ; directed by Michael O'Herlihy, (videorecording)

Backstairs at the White House, an Ed Friendly production ; producers, Ed Friendly and Michael O'Herlihy ; written by Gwen Bagni and Paul Dubov ; directed by Michael O'Herlihy, (videorecording)

Label
Backstairs at the White House
Title
Backstairs at the White House
Statement of responsibility
an Ed Friendly production ; producers, Ed Friendly and Michael O'Herlihy ; written by Gwen Bagni and Paul Dubov ; directed by Michael O'Herlihy
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An intimate look at life in the White House through eight administrations as remembered by a mother and daughter who, between them, served as White House maids for 52 years
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
791.45/75
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
Closed captioned
PerformerNote
Leslie Uggams, Olivia Cole, Louis Gossett, Jr., Robert Hooks, Leslie Nielsen
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1929-1997
  • 1942-
  • 1936-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • O'Herlihy, Michael
  • Uggams, Leslie
  • Cole, Olivia
  • Gossett, Louis
  • Parks, Lillian Rogers
  • Acorn Media (Firm)
Runtime
444
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • White House (Washington, D.C.)
  • Women household employees
  • Presidents
  • Presidents' spouses
Technique
live action
Label
Backstairs at the White House, an Ed Friendly production ; producers, Ed Friendly and Michael O'Herlihy ; written by Gwen Bagni and Paul Dubov ; directed by Michael O'Herlihy, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally broadcast on television as a mini-series in 1979
  • Based partially on "My thirty years backstairs at the White House" by Lillian Rogers Parks with Frances Spatz Leighton and partially on interviews with Lillian Rogers Parks
  • Special features: Companion guide with producer's notes and historical background ; photo gallery ; cast filmographies
Accompanying material
1 companion guide (17 p. : ill. ; 19 cm.)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
[v. 1.] William Howard Taft, 1909-1913 ; Woodrow Wilson, 1913-1921 -- [v. 2.] Warren G. Harding, 1921-1923. ; Calvin Coolidge, 1923-1929 -- [v. 3.] Herbert Hoover, 1929-1933 ; Franklin D. Roosevelt, 1933-1945 -- [v. 4.] Harry S. Truman, 1945-1953 ; Dwight D. Eisenhower, 1953-1961
Control code
ocm61772764
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen verison.
Extent
4 videodiscs (ca. 444 min.)
Isbn
9781569388037
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
054961803293
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
AMP-8032
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) 819680
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Backstairs at the White House, an Ed Friendly production ; producers, Ed Friendly and Michael O'Herlihy ; written by Gwen Bagni and Paul Dubov ; directed by Michael O'Herlihy, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally broadcast on television as a mini-series in 1979
  • Based partially on "My thirty years backstairs at the White House" by Lillian Rogers Parks with Frances Spatz Leighton and partially on interviews with Lillian Rogers Parks
  • Special features: Companion guide with producer's notes and historical background ; photo gallery ; cast filmographies
Accompanying material
1 companion guide (17 p. : ill. ; 19 cm.)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
[v. 1.] William Howard Taft, 1909-1913 ; Woodrow Wilson, 1913-1921 -- [v. 2.] Warren G. Harding, 1921-1923. ; Calvin Coolidge, 1923-1929 -- [v. 3.] Herbert Hoover, 1929-1933 ; Franklin D. Roosevelt, 1933-1945 -- [v. 4.] Harry S. Truman, 1945-1953 ; Dwight D. Eisenhower, 1953-1961
Control code
ocm61772764
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen verison.
Extent
4 videodiscs (ca. 444 min.)
Isbn
9781569388037
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
054961803293
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
AMP-8032
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) 819680
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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