Backstairs at the White House, Volume 1

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Full screen version.
1569388032, 9781569388037
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4 videodiscs in 4 separate volumes (DVD)(approximately 444 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 companion guide (17 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm) 


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Full screen version.
1569388032, 9781569388037


General Note
Originally broadcast on television as a mini-series in 1979.
General Note
Based on "My thirty years backstairs at the White House" by Lillian Rogers Parks with Frances Spatz Leighton, and partially on interviews with Lillian Rogers Parks.
General Note
Special features: Companion guide with producer's notes and historical background; photo gallery; cast filmographies.
Creation/Production Credits
Director of photography, Robert L. Morrison ; music, Morton Stevens ; editors, Paul LaMastra, Roy E. Peterson ; costume designer, Bill Thomas.
Olivia Cole, Leslie Uggams, Louis Gossett, Jr., Robert Hooks, Leslie Nielsen.
An intimate look at life in the White House through eight administrations as remembered by a mother and daughter who, between them, served as White House maids for 52 years.
Target Audience
MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details
DVD, full screen (4:3) presentation; Dolby Digital.
English soundtrack; closed-captioned.
Local note
This boxed set contains 4 videodiscs, available for checkout in 4 different volumes in separate cases. Each volume checks out separately and requires separate holds.


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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Friendly, E., O'Herlihy, M., Bagni, G., Dubov, P., Cole, O., Uggams, L., Gossett, L., Jr., Hooks, R., Nielsen, L., & Parks, L. R. Backstairs at the White House, Volume 1 (Full screen version.).

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Ed Friendly et al.. Backstairs At the White House, Volume 1. .

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Ed Friendly et al.. Backstairs At the White House, Volume 1 .

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Friendly, Ed, et al. Backstairs At the White House, Volume 1 Full screen version.,

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