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American Experience; Wizard of Photography, The

05/05/2000

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Series
American Experience
Program
Wizard of Photography, The
Program Number

1210

Series Description

Premiered October 1988 As television's longest-running, most-watched history series, American Experience brings to life the incredible characters and epic stories that helped form this nation. Now in its eighteenth season, the series has produced over 180 programs and garnered every major broadcast award. Series release date: 10/1988

Program Description

With his introduction of the popular Kodak and Brownie camera systems, George Eastman revolutionized the photographic industry, transforming a complex, expensive technology used by a small professional elite into one that anyone could use. A brilliant innovator and entrepreneur, Eastman changed the way people viewed time and the world around them - and even themselves. Narrator: Judith Light. Voice of George Eastman: Peter Gallagher

Duration

00:56:46

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Documentary
Topics
History
Citation
Chicago: “American Experience; Wizard of Photography, The,” 05/05/2000, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 3, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_A0A18DBFFBDD4AB68671F5B9499DEA63.
MLA: “American Experience; Wizard of Photography, The.” 05/05/2000. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 3, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_A0A18DBFFBDD4AB68671F5B9499DEA63>.
APA: American Experience; Wizard of Photography, The. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_A0A18DBFFBDD4AB68671F5B9499DEA63
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