A midwife's tale

Format: DVD 2005
Availability: Available at 2 Libraries 2 of 2 copies
Available (2)
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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
 
 
Summary
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
Closed-captioned.
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
9780793691203
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