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American Experience; Rockefellers, The

09/01/2000

Show One, Night One


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Series
American Experience
Program
Rockefellers, The
Program Number

1301C1

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

An edited version of program 1301 aired as 2506: John D. Rockefeller. See that title for additional assets.

Few families in America have been as powerful, admired or hated as the Rockefellers -- and no family has been as rich. For more than a century, they exerted an unparalleled influence over nearly every aspect of American life, from business and government to art and education. David Ogden Stiers narrates this saga of four generations of a remarkable family. Narrator: David Ogden Stiers.

Duration

01:26:46

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Documentary
Topics
History
Citation
Chicago: “American Experience; Rockefellers, The,” 09/01/2000, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 8, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_B00F1DE786CC468DBC6889C1BE321208.
MLA: “American Experience; Rockefellers, The.” 09/01/2000. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 8, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_B00F1DE786CC468DBC6889C1BE321208>.
APA: American Experience; Rockefellers, The. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_B00F1DE786CC468DBC6889C1BE321208
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