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Written, Produced and Directed by
CHRISTINE LESIAK

Co-Producer/Director
MEL BUCKLIN

Editor
ALEXANDRU MOSCU

Principal Consultant
BROOKE KROEGER

Narrator
DAVID OGDEN STIERS

Cinematography
ALLEN MOORE
DON LENZER

Assistant Camera
DAVID FORD
JEFF VICTOR

Steadicam Operator
JOHN BECK

Location Sound
STEVEN GOTTLIEB

Additional Camera
RALPH HAMMACK, JR.
BILL CHVALA

Scenic Designer
ARTHUR J. KUHR

Gaffers
FOSTER COLLINS
ED LETTERI
DON EROS
PHIL RILEY

Grip
PETE McNAUGHTON
JEFF CLARK

Production Assistants
KELLY RUSH

Aerials
FALCON HELICOPTERS, PITTSBURGH

Original Music Composed and Arranged by
TOM LARSON

Additional Music
Nelly Bly
Composed by STEPHEN J. FOSTER
Performed by BRETT KROEGER

Title Design and Graphics/Animation
MARTIN ALMANZA

Additional Graphics
SCOTT BEACHLER
TIM TIMKEN
Additional Archival Research
BONNIE ROWAN

Photographic Stills
LARRY SHEFFIELD
BEN LOURIE

Archival Material
MUSEUM OF THE CITY OF NEW YORK
THE NEW YORK HISTORICAL SOCIETY
THE NEW YORK PUBLIC LIBRARY
UPI/CORBIS-BETTMAN
GEORGE EASTMAN HOUSE
CULVER PICTURES
NEW ENGLAND DEPOSITORY LIBRARY
LIBRARY OF CONGRESS
THE NATIONAL ARCHIVES
NATIONAL MUSEUM OF AMERICAN HISTORY -
SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTION
NATIONAL ANTHROPOLOGICAL ARCHIVES -
SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTION
STATE HISTORICAL SOCIETY OF WISCONSIN
CHICAGO HISTORICAL SOCIETY
MYSTIC SEAPORT FILM & VIDEO ARCHIVES
BROWN BROTHERS
CENTER FOR AMERICAN MUSIC
CARNEGIE LIBRARY OF PITTSBURGH
HISTORICAL SOCIETY OF WESTERN PENNSYLVANIA
INDIANA UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA
THE PITTSBURGH POST-GAZETTE
TULANE UNIVERSITY
ANDREW MOORE

Special Thanks
STUHR MUSEUM OF THE PRAIRIE PIONEER
ROOSEVELT ISLAND OPERATING CORPORATION
MAYORS OFFICE OF THE CITY OF NEW YORK
THE PLAYERS CLUB
COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY
WIDENER LIBRARY, HARVARD UNIVERSITY
THE NEWSEUM
THE FREEDOM FORUM
GEORGETOWN UNIVERSITY
HARMAN'S CAMERA
JANET HILL-KEEFER
JERRI COCHRAN
GENE SMITH
DIANA DEAN
KEVIN SPRADLIN

Film Processing by
DU ART

Post Production Editor
DOUG CARLSON

Audio Mix
PHIL HAMMAR

Consultants
KENNETH T. JACKSON
JOHN ENGLERT

Special Advisor
RON HULL
Production Secretaries
PAT ANDERSEN
PAT RICHMOND

For
THE AMERICAN EXPERIENCE

Post-Production Supervisor
FRANK CAPRIA

Post-Production Assistant
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
DOUG MARTIN

Series Theme
CHARLES KUSKIN

Series Theme Adaptation
MICHAEL BACON

Unit Manager
MARI LOU GRANGER

Project Administration
NANCY FARRELL
HELEN RUSSELL
ANN SCOTT

Publicity
DAPHNE NOYES
JOHANNA BAKER

Coordinating Producer
SUSAN MOTTAU

Series Producer
JOSEPH TOVARES

Senior Producer
MARGARET DRAIN

Executive Producer
JUDY CRICHTON


THE AMERICAN EXPERIENCE is a production of WGBH/Boston.
Major funding for this series is provided by the
Alfred P. Sloan Foundation.

Additional funding provided by
the Corporation for Public Broadcasting
and public television viewers.
Corporate funding is provided by
Scott's Miracle-Gro Products, Inc. and< American Express.

©1997
WGBH Educational Foundation
All rights reserved


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