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Across the Plains [electronic resource]

Trinklein, Mike
Format
Video; Computer Resource; Online Video; Online
Summary
This program follows the first leg of the journey along the Trail, from Independence, Missouri, to Fort Laramie, in what is now Wyoming. In addition to explaining landmarks along this route, the program covers the problems of camping in the wilderness, the perils of accidents, and encounters with Native American tribespeople.
Release Date
1992
Run Time
28 min.
Language
English
Rating
6 & up
Notes
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films media Group on May 24, 2012.
Series
The Oregon Trail
Oregon Trail (New York, N.Y.)
Contents
  • The Oregon Trail (1:09)
  • Across the Plains (1:04)
  • Camping (3:09)
  • Kansas River Crossing (1:58)
  • The Donner Tragedy (2:20)
  • Fort Kearney (3:29)
  • Great American Desert (1:01)
  • The Great Beasts (1:10)
  • The Indians (3:42)
  • Accidental Death (2:29)
  • Crossing the Platte River (2:12)
  • Mitchel Pass and Fort Laramie (2:36)
  • Credits: Across the Plains (1:40)
Published
New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2012], c1992.
Publisher no.
  • 3889s Films Media Group
  • 3891 Films Media Group
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Description
1 streaming video file (28 min.) : sd., col., digital file.
System requirements: FOD playback platform.
Mode of access: Internet.
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