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The Resource Ben Franklin's bones, a production of Icon Films and Thirteen Productions LLC for WNET ; producer/director, Kate Thomas-Couth, (DVD)

Ben Franklin's bones, a production of Icon Films and Thirteen Productions LLC for WNET ; producer/director, Kate Thomas-Couth, (DVD)

Label
Ben Franklin's bones
Title
Ben Franklin's bones
Statement of responsibility
a production of Icon Films and Thirteen Productions LLC for WNET ; producer/director, Kate Thomas-Couth
Title variation
  • Secrets of the dead
  • Benjamin Franklin's bones
Title variation remainder
Ben Franklin's bones
Contributor
Film distributor
Narrator
Production company
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Explores the mystery of the human bones recently uncovered beneath 36 Craven Street, London, the address of Ben Franklin while colonial ambassador to England, and their connection with the work of surgeon William Hewson, which involved grave robbing and body snatching for the purpose of research into human anatomy and physiology
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Date time place
Originally broadcast by PBS, Jan. 28, 2015
Dewey number
611/.009033
Intended audience
  • 9-12
  • TV parental guidelines rating: TV-14 (parents strongly cautioned; this program contains some material that many parents would find unsuitable for children under 14 years of age)
Language note
English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH); descriptive video information (DVI)
LC call number
QM33.4
LC item number
.S43 2015
PerformerNote
Narrator, Jay O. Sanders
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Sanders, Jay O.
  • Thirteen Productions
  • WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)
  • Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)
  • PBS Distribution (Firm)
Runtime
56
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Human dissection
  • Human anatomy
  • Franklin, Benjamin
  • Grave robbing
  • Body snatching
  • Medical jurisprudence
Target audience
adolescent
Technique
live action
Label
Ben Franklin's bones, a production of Icon Films and Thirteen Productions LLC for WNET ; producer/director, Kate Thomas-Couth, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Documentary
  • Originally produced as a episode of the television series: The secrets of the dead
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn902689394
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (56 min.)
Isbn
9781627892551
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887023849
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
SEDE6140
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)902689394
System details
DVD; NTSC, Region 1; widescreen presentation; stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Ben Franklin's bones, a production of Icon Films and Thirteen Productions LLC for WNET ; producer/director, Kate Thomas-Couth, (DVD)
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Documentary
  • Originally produced as a episode of the television series: The secrets of the dead
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn902689394
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (56 min.)
Isbn
9781627892551
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887023849
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
SEDE6140
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)902689394
System details
DVD; NTSC, Region 1; widescreen presentation; stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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