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The Resource The Shakers : hands to work, hearts to God, WETA ; a film by Ken Burns, Amy Stechler Burns ; produced by Florentine Films ; written by Amy Stechler Burns, Wendy Tilghman, Tom Lewis

The Shakers : hands to work, hearts to God, WETA ; a film by Ken Burns, Amy Stechler Burns ; produced by Florentine Films ; written by Amy Stechler Burns, Wendy Tilghman, Tom Lewis

Label
The Shakers : hands to work, hearts to God
Title
The Shakers
Title remainder
hands to work, hearts to God
Statement of responsibility
WETA ; a film by Ken Burns, Amy Stechler Burns ; produced by Florentine Films ; written by Amy Stechler Burns, Wendy Tilghman, Tom Lewis
Title variation
  • Hands to work, hearts to God
  • Hearts to God
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Called Shakers due to their ecstatic dancing, this religious group practiced pacifism, feminism, freedom from prejudice, natural health, and celibacy. They were the most enduring religious experiment in American history and are remembered today for their life of simplicity and their furniture
Member of
Cataloging source
ICA
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematography, Ken Burns, Terry Hopkins ; editor, Amy Stechler Burns ; narrator, David McCullough
Language note
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
Runtime
57
Series statement
  • PBS Video reference library
  • PBS Video database of America's history & culture;
Series volume
  • v. 215
  • v. 215
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The Shakers : hands to work, hearts to God, WETA ; a film by Ken Burns, Amy Stechler Burns ; produced by Florentine Films ; written by Amy Stechler Burns, Wendy Tilghman, Tom Lewis
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
videocassette
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Edition
PBS Video index version.
Extent
1 videocassette (57 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videotape
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
XHWG-DX0
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System control number
  • (IMDb)tt0243548
  • (OCoLC)ocn370605348
System details
VHS
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)
Label
The Shakers : hands to work, hearts to God, WETA ; a film by Ken Burns, Amy Stechler Burns ; produced by Florentine Films ; written by Amy Stechler Burns, Wendy Tilghman, Tom Lewis
Publication
Carrier category
videocassette
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Edition
PBS Video index version.
Extent
1 videocassette (57 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videotape
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
XHWG-DX0
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System control number
  • (IMDb)tt0243548
  • (OCoLC)ocn370605348
System details
VHS
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)

Library Locations

    • Harold B. Lee Library Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, 84602, US
      40.249156 -111.649242
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