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About the SeriesCredits and Underwriters

'Electric Nation' Credits and Underwriters

Produced and Written by
Daniel A. Miller

Series Producers
Kenneth Mandel
Daniel B. Polin

Richard Hankin

Supervising Editor
Andrew Morreale

Original Music by
T.O. Sterrett

Stacy Keach

Associate Producer
Elizabeth Horn

Director of Photography
Roger T. Grange, III

Additional Photography
Lars Larson

John Bucher
Lane Kimbrall
Geoff Maxwell
Glenn Richter
Tom Yore

Assistant Camera
Kipjaz W. Savoie

Assistant Editor
Johanna Giebelhaus

Photo Animation
Ralph Pitre

Design/Art Direction
Clive Helfet

Additional Graphics
Michael Marlowe
Michael Feuer

Post-production Supervisor
Libby Kreutz

Amy Faust
Libby Kreutz
Kerry Michaels
Judi Toong

Production Office Coordinator
Sean Loughlin

Amy Meharg
Diane Morgan

Character Voices
Brian Bedford
Chris Ceraso
Jeffrey DeMunn
Jane Hoffman
Katherine Leask
Laurence Luckinbill
Peter Maloney
Thomas McHugh
Anne O'Sullivan
Brian Poteat
Harris Yulin

Tenor Soloist
Richard Troxell

Soprano Soloist
Jennifer Aylmer

Amy Meharg
Diane Morgan

On-line Editor
Harvey Kopel

Re-recording Mixer
Ed Campbell

Film Archives
Archive Films
F.I.L.M. Archives
General Electric Hall of History
Grinberg Film Libraries, Inc.
Historic Films
Image Bank
John E. Allen, Inc.
Library of Congress
National Archives
UCLA Film and Television
USC Film Library

Photographs Provided by
AP/Wide World
Brown Brothers
Chicago Tribune
Commonwealth Edison
Consolidated Edison
Corbis/ Bettmann - UPI
Forrest McDonald
Illinois Central Railroad
Lake County (IL) Museum, Curt Teich Postcard Archives
Loyola University Chicago Archives: Samuel Insull Records
Museum of the City of New York
Edison National Historic Site
Nebraska State Historical Society
New-York Historical Society
New York Public Library
The New York Times
Princeton University - Seeley G. Mudd Library
Smithsonian Institution
Tennessee Valley Authority
Time/Warner, Inc.

"Gloria all'Egitto...."
Performed by Orchestra and Chorus del Teatro alla Scala di Milano
"Aida" by Verdi (OPD 1250)
Courtesy of Opera d'Oro Records & Allegro Corporation

"Along In The Sun And Rain"
by Woody Guthrie
Courtesy of Smithsonian Folkways Recordings
c 1994.

Special Thanks
Julie Chlopecki
Nancy Connery
Ann Eppard
Ensemble Studio Theatre
Sante Esposito
Peter Hall
Eddie Mahe
Mindy M. Krazmien

Research and Development Funded by
Associated Equipment Distributors
Canadian Associated Equipment Distributors
Caterpillar, Inc.
CIT Foundation
Construction Industry Manufacturers Association
Deloitte, Haskins & Sells
Morrison Knudsen
The Road Information Program
U.S. Bureau of Reclamation

For South Carolina ETV
Polly S. Kosko
Executive in Charge of Production

Charles W. White
National Programming Administration

Elaine T. Freeman
Executive Director
The ETV Endowment of S.C.

A production of Great Projects Film Company, Inc., in association with South Carolina ETV

In Memory Of
Isaac Auerbach
Michael Robinson

Executive Producers
Kenneth Mandel
Daniel B. Polin

© 2002 Great Projects Film Company, Inc.
All Rights Reserved.

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'The Big Dig'

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