SummaryA documentary presenting the history of Kennywood Park, one of the oldest amusement parks in the U.S., located in Southwestern Pennsylvania near Pittsburgh. Shows what the park was like when it first opened and how it was in 1988 when the program was filmed. Among the extra features is a Kodachrome movie of the Westinghouse Air Brake Company's company picnic held at the park on July 12, 1941.
ContentsExtras: Best of the Pittsburgh history series (10 min.)
Great old amusement parks (5 min.)
Robert Qualters (6 min.)
Old commercials (5 min.)
Old footage (19 min.)
WABCO (15 min.)
Promos (8 min.).
Kennywood Park (Pa.) -- History.
Pittsburgh Region (Pa.) -- History.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
|Publisher|| Pittsburgh :WQED Multimedia,2003
WQED (Television station : Pittsburgh, Pa.)
Music, Talmadge Pearsall ... [et al.].
Originally produced: 1990.
DVD; full screen presentation.
1 videodisc (60 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.