The Resource Black Gold: The Story of Oil, A&E Networks (Firm)

Black Gold: The Story of Oil, A&E Networks (Firm)

Label
Black Gold: The Story of Oil
Title
Black Gold: The Story of Oil
Statement of responsibility
A&E Networks (Firm)
Contributor
Film distributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
This documentary looks at the U.S. oil industry{u2019}s development and evolution over a century. Beginning with Edwin Drake{u2019}s first well in Pennsylvania, we learn about John D. Rockefeller{u2019}s rise to prominence as a 2robber baron3 controlling 90% of U.S. refineries through the Standard Oil Trust; the transition from kerosene to gasoline around the turn of the century; competition from Texas oil wildcatters; anti-trust legislation dissolving Standard Oil in 1911; America{u2019}s love affair with the automobile in the 1950s that brought about oil imports; the OPEC embargo; and Gulf War, waged to protect the oil-dependent American economy
Member of
Cataloging source
AzPhAEM
Characteristic
videorecording
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Black Gold: The Story of Oil
Intended audience
9 - 12, Academic/AP
Language note
Closed-captioned
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  • Infobase
  • Arts and Entertainment Network
Runtime
43
Series statement
Empires Of Industry
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  • History, Modern--19th century
  • History, Modern--21st century
  • International relations
  • Nineteenth century
  • World politics
  • United States--History
  • Economics
  • War
  • Macroeconomics
Label
Black Gold: The Story of Oil, A&E Networks (Firm)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released by A&E Networks (Firm), 1998
  • Streaming video file encoded with permission for digital streaming by Infobase on March 09, 2017
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Gasoline (2:34);
  • Texas Oil Industry (1:29);
  • Spindletop Gusher (4:02);
  • Developing Gulf Oil (2:44);
  • Texaco (2:40);
  • Love Affair with the Automobile (2:02);
  • Oil Competition (2:07);
  • OPEC Embargo and the Gulf War (3:14);
  • Credits: Black Gold: The Story of Oil (1:03);
  • New Energy Source (2:03);
  • First Oil Well (3:20);
  • Black Gold Rush (2:31);
  • John Davison Rockefeller (2:56);
  • Rockefeller and Flagler (2:37);
  • Consolidating Cleveland Refineries (2:21);
  • Robber Baron (2:10);
  • Standard Oil Trust (3:06);
Control code
fod1000130764
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 video file (43 min., 37 sec))
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films On Demand
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
sound, color.
Publisher number
  • 130764
  • [130760]s
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
System control number
1000130764
System details
  • Streaming video file
  • System requirements: Films On Demand platform
Video recording format
other
Label
Black Gold: The Story of Oil, A&E Networks (Firm)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released by A&E Networks (Firm), 1998
  • Streaming video file encoded with permission for digital streaming by Infobase on March 09, 2017
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Gasoline (2:34);
  • Texas Oil Industry (1:29);
  • Spindletop Gusher (4:02);
  • Developing Gulf Oil (2:44);
  • Texaco (2:40);
  • Love Affair with the Automobile (2:02);
  • Oil Competition (2:07);
  • OPEC Embargo and the Gulf War (3:14);
  • Credits: Black Gold: The Story of Oil (1:03);
  • New Energy Source (2:03);
  • First Oil Well (3:20);
  • Black Gold Rush (2:31);
  • John Davison Rockefeller (2:56);
  • Rockefeller and Flagler (2:37);
  • Consolidating Cleveland Refineries (2:21);
  • Robber Baron (2:10);
  • Standard Oil Trust (3:06);
Control code
fod1000130764
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 video file (43 min., 37 sec))
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films On Demand
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
sound, color.
Publisher number
  • 130764
  • [130760]s
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
System control number
1000130764
System details
  • Streaming video file
  • System requirements: Films On Demand platform
Video recording format
other

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