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Film Credits: Miss America

Directed By
Lisa Ades

Written By
Michelle Ferrari

Produced By
Lisa Ades and Lesli Klainberg

Edited By
Toby Shimin

Narrated By
Cherry Jones

Buddy Squires
Peter Nelson

Original Music By
Douglas J. Cuomo

Associate Producer
Sarah Kramer

Associate Editor
Hope Litoff

Monica Walters

Production Associate
Daniel Adler

Historical Consultants
Elaine Abelson
Joyce Berkman
Ann-Marie Bivans
Susan Douglas
George Lipsitz
Kathy Peiss
Tricia Rose
Paul Stekler
Geoffrey C. Ward
Susan Ware

Sound Editors
Marlena Grzaslewicz
Ira Spiegel

Sound Recording
John Zecca
Mark Mandler
C. A. Mose
John Osborne
Michael Reilly
Jon Wermuth

Assistant Editors
Kristen Nutile
Judd Blaise

Additional Cinematography
Stephen Mccarthy

Assistant Camera
Anthony Savini
Robert Sands
Jason Summers
Antonio Rossi
Roger Haydock

Consulting Producer
Cara Mertes

Program Development
Sheila Curran Bernard

Historical Research Consultant
Vicki Gold Levi

Additional Research
Athena Devlin
Lily Thorne
Jo Townsen

Research Assistant
Jenks Whittenburg

Re-Recording Mixer
Frank Morrone, Sound One

Assistant Sound Editor
Mariusz Glabinski

Narration Recording
Lou Verrico, Full House Productions

On-Line Editor
John Rehberger, Duart Video

Film To Tape Transfer
Bill Stokes, Duart Video

Animation Stand Photography
Ed Joyce, Frameshop

Negative Matching
NoŽlle Penraat Inc.

Jerusha Bhindie
Jamila Chase
Antonia Hartley
Cristela Henriquez
Hanan Ohayan
Sarah Potter
Dave Zani

Fiscal Sponsor
The History Institute

This Program Would Not Have Been Possible Without The Extraordinary Collections Of:

The Miss America Organization


Anti Defamation League
Ap/Wide World Photo
Atlantic City: The Magazine Of The Jersey Shore
Corbis Images
Rebecca King Dreman
Essence Communications Partners
Yolande Betbeze Fox
Dave Gindy
Frank Havens
Historical Society Of Pennsylvania
Hulton Archive By Getty Images
Vicki Gold Levi
Library Of Congress
Bess Myerson
National Archives
Princeton Antiques Bookshop, Atlantic City
Robin Morgan
Rosenberg Library, Galveston, Texas
Marian Bergeron Setzer
Gloria Steinem
Yale Joel/Timepix
John Olson/Timepix
Toronto Telegram, York University Archives And Special Collection
Urban Archives, Temple University Libraries

Archival Footage
Abcnews Videosource
John E. Allen, Inc.
Archive Films By Getty Images
Paul Carr
Cbs News Archive
Footage World
Fox Movietonews, Inc.
Grinberg Film Library
Historic Films Archives, Llc
Itn Archive
National Archives
Nbc News Archives
Sekani, Inc.
Stock Footage Courtesy The Wpa Film Library
Streamline, Stock Footage
Ucla Film And Television Archive
University Of South Carolina Newsfilm Library

"Miss America"
Composed By Bernie Wayne
Courtesy Of The Bernie Wayne Organization And Spirit Music Group

Special Thanks To
Lois Bianchi
Patricia Bonomi
George Burrill
Leonard Horn
Robert Mastronardi
Karen Miles
Robert M. Renneisen
Charles Romney
Tommy Safian
Karen Shatzkin
Bruce Shaw
Phyllis Wayne
Edward M. Weisel
Jane Chotard Wheeler

Executive Producers For Clio Inc.
Lola Van Wagenen and Jeanne Houck

C. 2001 Clio Inc. And Orchard Films


Series Designer
Alison Kennedy

On-Line Editor
Mark Steele

Sound Mix
John Jenkins

Series Theme
Mark Adler

Business Manager
John Van Hagen

Project Administration
Nancy Farrell
Vanessa Ruiz
Helen R. Russell
Rebekah Suggs

Director, New Media
Maria Daniels

Interactive Media
Danielle Dell'olio

Daphne B. Noyes
Johanna Baker

Coordinating Producer
Susan Mottau

Series Editor
Sharon Grimberg

Senior Producer
Mark Samels

Executive Producer
Margaret Drain

(c) 2002
Wgbh Educational Foundation
All Rights Reserved

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