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Title The decades--20th century collection. 1900-1909 [(DVD) videorecording].

Publication Info. [New York] : History Channel, [2009]
Location Call No. Status
 95th Street Adult DVD Nonfiction  973.9 DEC    AVAILABLE
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Description 2 videodiscs (approximately 5 hr.) : sound, color and black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD.
Note Title from disc label.
All segments previously aired as episodes of various programs on The History Channel.
For specific features see interactive menu.
Summary This video looks at the assassination of President McKinley; the design and construction of the Panama Canal; Theodore Roosevelt; the San Francisco earthquake; the Model T; and the Wright Brothers' historic quest to free man from the bounds of gravity.
Contents Disc 1: Murder at the fair: the assassination of President McKinley : September 6, 1901 (10 days that unexpectedly changed America) ; Panama Canal (Modern marvels) ; Theodore Roosevelt : roughrider to Rushmore (Biography) -- Disc 2: San Francisco earthquake (Mega disasters) -- Model T (Automobiles) -- Technology of Kitty Hawk (Modern marvels).
Subject Nineteen hundreds (Decade) -- Videodiscs.
United States -- History -- 20th century -- Videodiscs.
McKinley, William, 1843-1901 -- Assassination.
Presidents -- Assassination -- United States -- Videodiscs.
Panama Canal (Panama) -- Design and construction -- Videodiscs.
Canals, Interoceanic -- Design and construction -- Videodiscs.
Canal construction workers -- Videodiscs.
Disease management -- Videodiscs.
Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919.
Presidents -- United States -- Biography -- Videodiscs.
San Francisco Earthquake and Fire, Calif., 1906 -- Videodiscs.
Earthquakes -- California -- San Francisco -- Videodiscs.
San Francisco (Calif.) -- History -- Videodiscs.
Ford Model T automobile -- Videodiscs.
Aeronautics -- United States -- History -- Videodiscs.
Wright Flyer (Airplane) -- Videodiscs.
Wright, Orville, 1871-1948.
Wright, Wilbur, 1867-1912.
Genre Documentary television programs.
Nonfiction television programs.
Added Author History Channel (Television network)
Note Title on container spine: Decades. 1900-1910
Added Title 1900-1909
Note At head of title: History presents
Music No. AAAE197050 History Channel (set)
AAAE197050LT1 History Channel
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