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Title Horatio's drive : America's first road trip [(DVD) videorecording] / a Florentine Films production, produced in association with WETA Washington, D.C., The American Lives II Film Project, Inc. ; a film by Ken Burns ; producers, Dayton Duncan, Ken Burns ; writer, Dayton Duncan ; director, Ken Burns.

Edition Full screen version.
Publication Info. [United States] : PBS Home Video, [2004]
Hollywood, CA : Distributed by Paramount Home Entertainment.
Location Call No. Status
 Nichols Adult DVD Nonfiction  917.304911 HOR    AVAILABLE
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Description 1 videodisc (146 min.) : sound, color w/black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Series PBS Home Video.
System Details DVD, region 1, Dolby surround stereo., NTSC.
Language In English; closed-captioned.
Performer Narrated by Keith David ; Voices: Tom Hanks, Adam Arkin, Tom Bodett, Philip Bosco, Kevin Conway, John Cullum, Murphy Guyer, Amy Madigan, George Plimpton, Eli Wallach.
Credits Cinematography, Allen Moore, Ken Burns ; editor, Erik Ewers.
Note Originally broadcast in 2003.
Special features: the making of Horatio's drive, outtakes from the film.
For specific features see interactive menu.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
Summary Horatio Nelson Jackson, an eccentric Vermont doctor, drove from San Francisco to New York City, in 1903 to became the first person to drive an automobile across the continent. It would mark the beginning of a new era in America and the end of another. It took Lewis & Clark over two years to go from the Atlantic to the Pacific - Horatio went the opposite direction, by means of the "Horseless carriage", in less than 3 months.
Subject Jackson, Horatio Nelson, 1862-
Automobile travel -- Videodiscs.
Automobiles -- Videodiscs.
United States -- Description and travel -- Videodiscs.
Genre Feature films.
Documentary films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Duncan, Dayton.
Burns, Ken, 1953-
Keith, David.
Hanks, Tom.
Arkin, Adam.
Bodett, Tom.
Bosco, Philip.
Conway, Kevin.
Cullum, John, 1930-
Guyer, Murphy.
Madigan, Amy.
Plimpton, George.
Wallach, Eli, 1915-2014.
Moore, Allen.
Ewers, Erik.
Florentine Films.
American Lives II Film Project.
WETA-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.)
PBS Home Video.
Paramount Home Entertainment (Firm)
Added Title America's first road trip
ISBN 1415702519
Standard No. 097368858640
Music No. 88586 PBS Home Video
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