Jean Shepherd's America; Filthy Rich at Last
This program cannot be made available on Open Vault.
More material may be available from this program at the GBH Archives. If you would like research access to the collection at GBH, please email email@example.com.
- Jean Shepherd's America
- Filthy Rich at Last
- Program Number
- 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
- Program Description
Jean Shepherd’s America visits the rarefied atmosphere of the very, very rich. Has humorist Shepherd found a lifestye to which he can become accustomed? Stay tuned!
- Asset Type
- Media Type
- Barzyk, Fred (Series Producer)
- Chicago: “Jean Shepherd's America; Filthy Rich at Last,” GBH Archives, accessed December 5, 2022, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_9BAD72AFD1A94055AC3EB98D4B9A45A4.
- MLA: “Jean Shepherd's America; Filthy Rich at Last.” GBH Archives. Web. December 5, 2022. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_9BAD72AFD1A94055AC3EB98D4B9A45A4>.
- APA: Jean Shepherd's America; Filthy Rich at Last. Boston, MA: GBH Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_9BAD72AFD1A94055AC3EB98D4B9A45A4