Duke Ellington's Washington [videorecording] / a production of Hedrick Smith Productions ; in association with South Carolina ETV ; produced by Stanley Nelson ; writers, Hedrick Smith and Stanley Nelson.
- Other Title:
- Subtitle on container: Rise, fall, and rebirth of a neighborhood
- Princeton, NJ : Films for the Humanities [distributor] 2000.
1 videocassette (57 min.) : sd., col. and b&w ; 1/2 in.
- Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974.
African Americans -- Washington (D.C.).
Washington (D.C.) -- Social life and customs.
U Street (Washington, D.C.).
- Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
- Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
- System Details:
- Profiles the Washington, D.C. African-American community in the early years of the 20th century, with some biographical information about Duke Ellington. Focuses on U Street in the "uptown" or Shaw section: its earlier prosperity, decline in the 50's-70's, and ongoing economic and social renaissance.
- Narrator: Hedrick Smith.
- Principal camera, Kevin Raullerson; editor, Cliff Hackel.
- Local notes:
- Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Alumni and Friends Memorial Book Fund.
- Smith, Hedrick.
Nelson, Stanley, 1951-
Hedrick Smith Productions.
South Carolina Educational Television Network.
Films for the Humanities (Firm)
Alumni and Friends Memorial Book Fund.
- Publisher Number:
- 10444 Films for the Humanities & Science
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