The Resource The Gold Rush, Balanga

The Gold Rush, Balanga

Label
The Gold Rush
Title
The Gold Rush
Statement of responsibility
Balanga
Contributor
Film distributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
January 24, 1848. Coloma, California. In a saw mill belonging to Swiss pioneer John Sutter, James W. Marshall, a carpenter, finds pieces of shining metal in the stream next to the saw mill: it{u2019}s gold! Marshall shares his discovery with his boss, who decides to keep this news secret{u2014}a secret the two men are unable to keep. The news spreads like wildfire and is confirmed by a number of newspapers in March 1848. It{u2019}s the start of an unprecedented gold rush. Waves of immigrants from all over the world arrive in California, raising the population from 15,000 to several hundred thousand. The Indians are driven out, expropriated and decimated by disease. The first transcontinental railroad is built, and a Californian constitution is soon passed. Criminality also explodes: this is the beginning of the myth of the 2Wild West3 and its infamous outlaws. The Gold Rush will end several years later, but California and the American mentality will be changed by it forever
Member of
Cataloging source
AzPhAEM
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
9 - 12
Language note
Closed-captioned
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Infobase
  • Balanga (Firm)
Runtime
26
Series statement
Butterfly Effect Season 2
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • History, Modern
  • Nineteenth century
Label
The Gold Rush, Balanga
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released by Balanga, 2017
  • Streaming video file encoded with permission for digital streaming by Infobase on December 21, 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
  • Spanish Colonization (4:39);
  • Memory of Humanity (5:10);
  • Turning Point in History (3:40);
  • Gold Rush Begins (3:45);
  • Gold Rush Lasts Eight Years (3:05);
  • Mushroom Towns (4:50);
  • Credits: The Gold Rush (0:47);
Control code
fod1000145618
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 video file (26 min., 0 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
  • 145618
  • [145608]s
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
System control number
1000145618
System details
  • Streaming video file
  • System requirements: Films On Demand platform
Video recording format
other
Label
The Gold Rush, Balanga
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released by Balanga, 2017
  • Streaming video file encoded with permission for digital streaming by Infobase on December 21, 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
  • Spanish Colonization (4:39);
  • Memory of Humanity (5:10);
  • Turning Point in History (3:40);
  • Gold Rush Begins (3:45);
  • Gold Rush Lasts Eight Years (3:05);
  • Mushroom Towns (4:50);
  • Credits: The Gold Rush (0:47);
Control code
fod1000145618
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 video file (26 min., 0 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
  • 145618
  • [145608]s
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
System control number
1000145618
System details
  • Streaming video file
  • System requirements: Films On Demand platform
Video recording format
other

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