For the Greely Expedition

Written, Produced and Directed by
Rob Rapley

Edited by
Bruce Shaw

Director of Photography
Tim Cragg

Kathryn Lord

Production Manager
Deborah Clancy Porfido

Music by
Joel Goodman

Narrated by
Michael Murphy

Voice of Adolphus Greely
Tim Hopper

Voice of George Rice
Justin Mader

Voice of David Brainard
Rich Porfido

Associate Producer
Tiffany Hagger

Assistant Director
Arle Bordas

Additional Photography
Michael Chin

Production Designer
Akeime Mitterlehner

Location Manager - Iceland
Sigurður Freyr Björnsson

Prop Master
Kirk Graves

Art Directors
Cassie Curnutt
Gaukur Gunnarsson

Set Dresser
Davíð Örn Arnarson

Art Assistant
Finnur Olafsson

Lead Carpenter
Tad Dowdy

Tom Zimmer
Larry Powers

Dylan Dowdy

Art Intern
Erin McCabe

Special Effects Artist
Christopher Payne

Assistant Camera
Aubrey Fernandez
Goði Már Guðbjörnsson
Ben Hoffman
Jonathan Weaver

Jim Briggs III
Simone Gillies

Ásgrímur Guðbjartsson
Darrel Tawney

Key Grip
Valdimar Jóhannsson
Carl Stitt

Best Boy Electric
Jerry Patin

Best Boy Grip
James Edwards

Bob Chestnut

Location Production Assistants
Oliver Canales
Saul Dachslager
Timothy Messler
Ragnar Pétur Pétursson 

Additional Archival Research
Sara E. Brown

Motion Graphics
Bruce Shaw

Maps and Additional Animation
Aaron Nee
Alisa Placas Frutman

Storyboard Artist
Thyra Heder

On-Line Editor/Colorist
Martin Benn

Post Production Services
PostWorks, New York

Voice-Over Recording Studios
Gramercy Post
Spence-Thomas Audio Post

Editorial Assistance
J. Scott Davis

Supervising Sound Editor
Coll Anderson M.P.S.E

Sound Effects Editors
Matt Snedecor
Wyatt Sprague

Dialogue Editor
Jim Briggs III

Assistant Sound Editor
John Chiarolanzio

Re-Recording Mixer
Coll Anderson M.P.S.E

Post-Production Sound Services
C. A. Sound, Inc.

Additional Music
“Framing Freedom” and “Slavery:  This Abomination”
Composed by David Prior with John Matthias
From Thomas Jefferson and the Boisterous Sea of Liberty
Courtesy of Monticello, Thomas Jefferson Foundation, Inc.

“For Henrietta”
Composed and Performed by David Prior
Courtesy of Liminal

Colleen Sackheim

Location Scouts
Jessica Attel
Sigurður Freyr Björnsson

The Banff Centre
Hólmavík, Iceland
Production Central
The Studios at Las Colinas

Very Special Thanks
Jane Greely

Special Thanks
Marti Acker
Geoffrey Clark
Al Frisch/Hollywood Guns & Props
Theresa Leonard

Tom Montvilla
Vivien Olsen
Damon Smith
Einar Unnsteinsson & Vigdis Esradottir/Hótel Laugarhóll
Callie T. Wiser
Kevin R. Wood/NOAA 

St. John's Recreations Directed by
Jamila Wignot
Mark Zwonitzer 

Additional Scenics Directed by
Gino Del Guercio

Archival Footage Courtesy of
Daniel Zazt/Footage Search
Norbert Wu/Footage Search
iStockfootage/Getty Images
Image Bank Film/Getty Images
Cocked Hat Ventures, LLC
Thought Equity Motion

Archival Photographs Courtesy of
1876 USMA Class Album, Special Collections, USMA Library
Archives and Special Collections, Queen Elizabeth II Library, Memorial University of Newfoundland, St. John's, Newfoundland, Canada
The Explorers Club
Denver Public Library, Western History Collection
Greely Expedition/Wentzel Collection/National Geographic Stock
The John Greely Family
Library of Congress
National Archives
Naval History and Heritage Command
Picture Collection, The New York Public Library, Astor, Lenox, and Tilden Foundations
Robert N. Dennis Collection of Stereoscopic Views, Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs, The New York Public Library, Astor, Lenox, and Tilden Foundations
The Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library, Astor, Lenox, and Tilden Foundations
U.S. Army Military History Institute 


Post Production
Vanessa Ezersky
Glenn Fukushima
Greg Shea

Series Designer
Alison Kennedy

On-Line Editor
Spencer Gentry

Sound Mix
John Jenkins

Molly Jacobs
Tory Starr

Production Manager
Nancy Sherman

Jay Fialkov
Janice Flood
Maureen Jordan
Scott Kardel

Project Administration
Susana Fernandes
Pamela Gaudiano
Patricia Yusah

Marketing and Communications
Lauren Noyes

Project Manager
Lauren Prestileo

Series Manager
James E. Dunford

Coordinating Producer
Susan Mottau

Senior Editor
Paul Taylor

Series Producer
Susan Bellows

Senior Producer
Sharon Grimberg

Executive Producer
Mark Samels

An Apograph Productions Inc. film for AMERICAN EXPERIENCE
(c) 2011
WGBH Educational Foundation
All rights reserved

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