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The World's Greatest Fair [electronic resource]

Technisonic Studios ; a production of Civil Pictures, Inc. ; head writer, Jim Kirchherr ; directed by Scott Huegerich, Bob Miano
Format
Video; Computer Resource; Online Video; Online
Summary
The 1904 World's Fair was intended to be the biggest and best World's Fair ever. The first Olympics on American soil where competitors were openly administered drugs and marathon runners were chased off course by dogs. The first Ferris Wheel, so large that a wedding was held on horseback in one of its cars. Witness the fair as never before through these stories and many more.
Director
Scott Huegerich; Bob Miano
Release Date
2004
Run Time
119 min.
Language
English
Rating
MPAA rating: Not rated
Notes
Originally broadcast in 2004.
Series
VIVA PBS Streaming Video Collection
VIVA Streaming Video Collection
Credits
Director of photography, Doug Hastings ; narrator, John David ; editors, Scott Conger ... [et al.].
Published
[Alexandria, Va.] : PBS Video, [2005, 2004].
Publisher no.
pbs_twf101 PBS Video
Access Restriction
Digital content license from PBS Video, [2005] ; available to 2005 VIVA member institutions.
Description
1 streaming video file (ca. 119 min.) : digital, MP4 file, sd., col.
Mode of access: Internet
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