A midwife's tale

Format: DVD 2005
Availability: Available at 2 Libraries 2 of 2 copies
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Andrew Carnegie Free Library Video DVD-MIDWIF
Location  Andrew Carnegie Free Library
Collection  Video
Call Number  DVD-MIDWIF
Sewickley Public Library AV - DVDs DVD MID
Location  Sewickley Public Library
Collection  AV - DVDs
Call Number  DVD MID
Dramatic exploration of the life of Martha Ballard, a woman who lived through the economic boom and bust and political and social turmoil of the decades following the American Revolution.
Additional Information
Subjects Ballard, Martha, -- 1735-1812.
Midwives -- Maine -- Hallowell -- Biography.
Midwives -- Maine -- Augusta -- Biography.
Hallowell (Me.) -- Biography.
Augusta (Me.) -- Biography.
Kennebec River Valley (Me.) -- Social life and customs.
Biographical television programs.
Documentary television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Publisher [Alexandria, Va.] :PBS Home Video,2005
Edition Full screen.
Other Titles American experience (Television program)
Midwife's tale.
Contributors Kahn-Leavitt, Laurie.
Rogers, Richard P.
Ulrich, Laurel Thatcher, 1938-
Lee, Kaiulani.
Stein, Peter, 1943-
Poster, Steven, 1944-
Ulrich, Laurel Thatcher, 1938- Midwife's tale.
Blueberry Hill Productions.
Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)
PBS Home Video.
Participants/Performers Commentary, Laurel Ulrich.
Kaiulani Lee (Martha Ballard).
Other Contributors Directors of photography, Peter Stein, Steven Poster ; Key advisor and collaborator Laurel Thatcher Ulrich.
Audience Not rated.
Language English
Notes Based on the book of the same title by Laurel Thatcher Ulrich.
Originally broadcast as an episode of American Experience in 1997.
Special features: PDF Teacher's guide.
Based on the book by Laurel Thatcher Ulrich.
System Details DVD; NTSC, region 1, full screen presentation; stereo.
Description 1 videodisc (1 hr., 30 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
ISBN 0793691206
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