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Jean Shepherd's America

02/24/1984

CRUISE REEL # 24: NTW Dub of Original - 8/98


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Series
Jean Shepherd's America
Series Description

In these humorous and affectionate television poems, humorist Jean Shepherd celebrates America in all its richness and diversity -- from cars to candy, baseball to beer, motels to money. Each week a different aspect of our national psyche is explored as Shepherd travels to the Okefenokee Swamp, Death Valley, Milwaukee, the Old South, and other far-flung locations -- using the PCP-90 portable camera.

See April and May 1971 Program Guides for cover stories. Series release date: 4/11/1971

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Topics
Humor
Creators
Barzyk, Fred (Series Producer)
Citation
Chicago: “Jean Shepherd's America,” 02/24/1984, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed September 25, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_822700FC6606473A8DEE4F1F8A418922.
MLA: “Jean Shepherd's America.” 02/24/1984. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. September 25, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_822700FC6606473A8DEE4F1F8A418922>.
APA: Jean Shepherd's America. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_822700FC6606473A8DEE4F1F8A418922
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