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Religious America; Crow River Christmas

09/09/1982

Working title: Knapp


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Series
Religious America
Program
Crow River Christmas
Program Number

109

Series Description

Series of documentaries about various religions in America - an intimate view of the spiritual experience as discovered by people from all over the United States. Series release date: 1974

Program Description

Description from WGBH press release of the day: “ The spirit and the warmth of a shared family faith make tonight’s Religious America - ‘Crow River Christmas’ - a natural for any season. Shot in a small town in Minnesota, the story of a farmer, his family and the joy and devotion of their lives.”

“Filmed in Knapp, Minnesota, a town about 50 miles west of Minneapolis. Knapp is also the site of The North Crow River Lutheran Church. Swedish immigrants founded this church in 1870 and their descendants still form most of the congregation.” Participants: Art Christiansen; Rev. and Mrs. Theodore Lee; Peter Lee.

Series Description: Series of documentaries about various religions in America - an intimate view of the spiritual experience as discovered by people from all over the United States.

Duration

00:27:21

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Documentary
Topics
Religion
Citation
Chicago: “Religious America; Crow River Christmas,” 09/09/1982, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 5, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_95095B13D48648C19383353FF14BC6B1.
MLA: “Religious America; Crow River Christmas.” 09/09/1982. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 5, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_95095B13D48648C19383353FF14BC6B1>.
APA: Religious America; Crow River Christmas. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_95095B13D48648C19383353FF14BC6B1
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