Horatio's drive : America's first road trip

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[United States] : PBS Home Video ;, 2004.
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[United States] : PBS Home Video ;, 2004.
Physical Desc
1 videodisc (146 min.) : sound, color with black & white sequences ; 4 3/4 in
097368858640, 841887051347


General Note
Originally broadcast in 2003.
General Note
Special features: the making of Horatio's drive, outtakes from the film.
Creation/Production Credits
Cinematography, Allen Moore, Ken Burns ; editor, Erik Ewers.
Narrated by Keith David ; Voices: Tom Hanks, Adam Arkin, Tom Bodett, Philip Bosco, Kevin Conway, John Cullum, Murphy Guyer, Amy Madigan, George Plimpton, Eli Wallach.
Horatio Nelson Jackson, an eccentric Vermont doctor, drove from San Francisco to New York City, in 1903 to became the first person to drive an automobile across the continent - a feat never before accomplished. It would mark the beginning of a new era in America and the end of another. It took Lewis & Clark over two years to go from the Atlantic to the Pacific - Horatio went the opposite direction, by means of the "Horseless carriage", in less than 3 months.
Target Audience
MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details
DVD, region 1, Dolby surround stereo., NTSC.
In English; closed-captioned.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Duncan, D., Burns, K., David, K., Hanks, T., Arkin, A., Bodett, T., Bosco, P., Conway, K., Cullum, J., Guyer, M., Madigan, A., Plimpton, G., Wallach, E., Moore, A., & Ewers, E. (2004). Horatio's drive: America's first road trip (Full screen version.). PBS Home Video ;.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Dayton, Duncan et al.. 2004. Horatio's Drive: America's First Road Trip. PBS Home Video.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Dayton, Duncan et al.. Horatio's Drive: America's First Road Trip PBS Home Video, 2004.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Duncan, Dayton,, et al. Horatio's Drive: America's First Road Trip Full screen version., PBS Home Video ;, 2004.

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