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Producer MATTHEW COLLINS

Director JOHN WALTER

Narrator PETER COYOTE

Written by MATTHEW COLLINS, JOHN WALTER

Original Music composed, arranged and conducted by ROBERT MILLER

Director of Photography ANDREW MOORE

Editor JOHN WALTER

Assistant Editor SHERRY DANIEL

Associate Producer SASHA WATERS

Production Manager CHRIS ROUCHARD

Additional Cinematography RUFUS STANDEFER, SEAN GLENN

Assistant Camera JAMES CHASE, ROBERT PAGLIARO

Assistant to the Producer THOM POWERS

Sound Recordists JEANNIE GILLILAND

SAMANTHA HEILWEIL, RON AYERS, MICHAEL BOUCHER

Rerecording Mixer BOBBY ELDER

Prop Design DARREN VIGILANT

Prop Master JAMES CHASE

Music Recorded and Mixed by KEVIN HALPIN

On-line Editor MARK TYLER

Post Perfect NYC

Colorist ROBERT LEATON

Post Perfect NYC

Gaffers KURT LENNIG, GEORGE LIEBER, RICHARD MAURO

Grips ANTHONY BOURA, SCOTT BUCKLER, WOLFGANG KOSLOW

Production Assistants ALISON BAGNALL, ZEHRA BERKMAN, TONY KAUFMAN, PATRICIA MAINIERO-TAPIA, IANA PORTER

Production Intern AUGUSTA PALMER

Opening Title Design MARK CRILLEY



Historical Advisers:
ROBERT GROSS,
College of William & Mary
THOMAS HUGHES, Professor Emeritus,
University of Pennsylvania
ANDRE MILLARD,
University of Alabama at Birmingham
JOHN STAUDENMAIER, S.J.,
University of Detroit-Mercy



Archival Materials Courtesy of:
The Bakken Library & Museum
Burndy Library, Dibner Institute
Con Edison Corporate Library of New York
Hagley Museum & Library
Library of Congress
John N. Miskell Collection
Richard Moran Collection
National Park Service, Edison National Historic Site
New York Stock Exchange Archives
Electricity Collections,
National Museum of American History
Smithsonian Institution
Westinghouse Archives



Archival Materials Provided by:
Archive Films
Boyle & Anderson Archives
Henry Ford Museum & Greenfield Village
Hall of History Foundation, Schenectady, NY
Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential Center,
Fremont, Ohio
Metascience Archives
Museum of the City of New York
Collection of the New York Historical Society
New York Public Library,
Local History & Genealogy
North Wind Picture Archives
The Pierpont Morgan Library
Prairie Pictures




Thanks to:
Jon Altschiller
Stan Bernard
Cambridge University Press
Emile Charlap
Kate Collins
J. Max Creswell
Dover Publications, Inc.
Gage & Tollner
Elliott Gamson, Immaculate Matching
Luke Gilliland-Swetland
JSM Productions
Eytan Mirsky
The Mix Place
Richard Moran
Billie Gammon
Norlands Living History Center
Old Merchant's House, New York City
Page the Cat
Rutgers University Press
Maurice Schell
Soundeluxe
Norman L. Steele
Tim Sternberg
Doug Tarr
Wayne State University Press



In Memory of:
Mary Ann Gerhard




For THE AMERICAN EXPERIENCE:

Post-production Supervisor FRANK CAPRIA

Post-production Assistants MAUREEN BARDEN, REBECCA BARNES

Field Production LARRY LeCAIN, BOB McCAUSLAND, CHAS NORTON

Series Designers ALISON KENNEDY, CHRIS PULLMAN

Title Animation SALVATORE RACITI, Wave, Inc.

On-Line Editors DAN WATSON, STEVE BARACSI

Series Theme CHARLES KUSKIN

Series Theme Adaptation MICHAEL BACON

Unit Manager MARI LOU GRANGER

Project Administration NANCY FARRELL, HELEN R. RUSSELL, ANN SCOTT

Publicity DAPHNE NOYES, JOHANNA BAKER

Coordinating Producer SUSAN MOTTAU

Series Editor JOSEPH TOVARES

Senior Producer MARGARET DRAIN

Executive Producer JUDY CRICHTON

An Elevator Pictures, Inc. film for

THE AMERICAN EXPERIENCE

1995
WGBH Educational Foundation
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