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1. Golden Gate Bridge   Publication: [United States] PBS Home Video 2004 . 1 videocassette (57 min.) sd., col. 1/2 in. , Closed-captioned. Title from credits Narrated by David Ogden Stiers. VHS MPAA rating: Not rated. | The story of engineer Joseph Strauss' mission to bring the Golden Gate Bridge into existence. He spent thirteen years arguing with politicians and opponents, before he could even break ground. This video explores the building of this spectacular bridge. It has since been called one of the Seven Wonders of the Modern World. Date: 2004 Availability: No items available:

2. Chicago : city of the century   Publication: [Boston, Mass.] [Alexandria, Va.] WGBH Educational Foundation Window to the World Communications, Inc. PBS Video 2003 . 3 videocassettes (ca. 270 min.) sd., b&w with col. sequences 1/2 in. , Music, Michael Bacon ; camera, Michael Chin, Terry Hopkins. Narrator: David Ogden Stiers. VHS. Originally broadcast as part of the television series: The American experience. Based on the book City of the Century by Donald L. Miller. Specially prepared set enhanced by PBS with time code visible on the screen. Supplemented by the "PBS VIDEOdatabase of America's History & Culture Merged Index" which provides subject references to specific videocassette volume numbers within the series and to specific locations within individual videocassettes according to on-screen counter numbers indicating number of minutes and seconds elapsed within a specific referenced videocassette. Curriculum resources available on database for video. Videos in database referenced by grade level, academic area, historical period, and standards correlation. Selected lesson plans for instructors available on database. Access to PBS Video database restricted of subscribing institutions. PBS Video database accessed via World Wide Web. | In just 60 years Chicago grew from a remote, swampy frontier town into one of the most explosively alive cities in the world. | Contents: pt. 1 Mudhole to metropolis / (edited by Bill Lattanzi) pt. 2 The revolution has begun / (edited by Bill Lattanzi, Jon Neuburger) pt. 3 Battle for Chicago / (edited by Jon Neuburger). Date: 2003 Availability: No items available: