Cover image for New Orleans
Title:
New Orleans
Author:
Pollak, Amanda, producer.
Publication Information:
Boston : WGBH Educational Foundation ; [Alexandria, Va.] : Distributed by PBS Home Video, [2007]

©2007
Physical Description:
1 videodisc (111 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Summary:
A profile of the city of New Orleans, focusing especially on its pre-Katrina history.
General Note:
"In association with Louisiana Public Broadcasting"--Container.

"Enhanced for 16x9 televisions"--Container.

Special features: 2 deleted scenes (7 min.); interview with filmmaker Stephen Ives (7 min.).
Language:
English
Contents:
Chapters: A city's survival -- People of early New Orleans -- A connection to the past -- Resistance to Reconstruction -- Rex, King of Carnival -- Plessy v. Ferguson -- Rebuilding the neighborhood -- Birth of jazz -- The 1927 flood -- "Let the good times roll" -- A home to artists -- Finding acceptance -- Louis Armstrong returns home -- Desegregation and suburbanization -- New Orleans' promise.
Reading Level:
Not rated.
Added Uniform Title:
American experience (Television program)
ISBN:
9780793693344
UPC:
841887008358
Format :
DVD

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