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Turner Program Services

Overview
Works: 121 works in 231 publications in 1 language and 1,395 library holdings
Genres: History  Pictorial works  Tours  Educational films  Nonfiction films  Short films 
Classifications: F195, 917.53044
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Most widely held works by Turner Program Services
Portrait of America( Visual )

15 editions published between 1985 and 1987 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a portrait of the land and people of southern California. Covers history, diversity of cultures and ethnic backgrounds, lifestyle, Hollywood and the movie industry, the water shortage, Disneyland, the aerospace industry, and Navy families in San Diego
Portrait of America( Visual )

7 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a portrait of the land and people of Maine. Looks at the geography and climate, lumber industry, fishing and shipbuilding, tourism, the Acadian culture, fur trapping, farming, and the spirit of the people who live there
Snowstorm in the jungle( Visual )

3 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Cousteau team investigates and films the cultivation and trafficking of cocaine in the Amazon River Valley. Discussed are the cultural and agricultural reasons for its production, as well as the obstacles in halting production. The program primarily focuses on cocaine's impact in th Amazon jungle, but also covers the effects of the drug at the end of its distribution cycle
Portrait of America( Visual )

4 editions published between 1985 and 1988 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents five short segments on various aspects of Buckeye life. Some Ohio towns mentioned include Mt. Vernon, Dayton (Huffman Historic Area), Cincinnati (Reds baseball), Canton (Football Hall of Fame), Columbus, Cleveland, Shreeve, Ripley, Hocking Valley, Rogue's Hallow, and Orville. Also mentions the different industries in Ohio such as The Smucker's Company, the Honda factory in Marysville, Timken Steel mill outside Canton, and the Amish mills in Mt. Eaton & Sugar Creek
Portrait of America( Visual )

6 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows the quality of life in Massachusetts as it describes various historical, social, cultural, economic, and recreational aspects of the state
Michigan( Visual )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents short segments of various aspects of Michigan life
Georgia( Visual )

3 editions published between 1983 and 1985 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the history, economy, culture and future of Georgia
Virginia( Visual )

3 editions published between 1983 and 1987 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes various historic, social, cultural, economic and recreational aspects of the state
Portrait of America( Visual )

3 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pre-Columbian civilizations thrived in New Mexico and strong Spanish influences still exist. Emphasizes the importance of irrigation and water resources in the state. Includes visits to Los Alamos, Albuquerque, Santa Fe and the Taos Valley. Shows the pueblos of the ancient people known as the Anasazis
Portrait of America( Visual )

3 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents three segments on various aspects of Pennsylvania life and history
Portrait of America( Visual )

3 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the land and people of Hawaii. Discusses life on the islands, and its great beauty and unique native culture
West Virginia( Visual )

3 editions published between 1985 and 1988 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents five short segments on various aspects of West Virginia
Portrait of America( Visual )

2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a portrait of the land and people of Utah. Looks at history, Salt Lake City, Mormonism, Native Americans, ranching, railroading, education, skiing, the quality of life, and visits five national parks
Portrait of America( Visual )

4 editions published between 1984 and 1987 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A portrait of the state of Colorado. Depicts the people, industries, and countryside of Colorado
Portrait of America( Visual )

2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A portrait of the state of Kentucky. Depicts the people, industries, and countryside of Kentucky
Portrait of America( Visual )

5 editions published between 1983 and 1984 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells, in 5 segments, how the State of Oregon has a tradition of citizen involvement in protecting its natural resources, pointing out how the Oregonians respect their land and recognize the importance of conservation
Portrait of America( Visual )

4 editions published between 1984 and 1988 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a portrait of the state of Alabama. Explores the differences between the old and the new, and the people who live there
Indiana( Visual )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents five short segments on various aspects of Hoosier life
Wisconsin( Visual )

3 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents five short segments on various aspects of Wisconsin
Washington, D.C.( Visual )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses various aspects of Washington, D.C., including Lincoln's assassination by Booth, the decision to make Washington the nation's capital, the meaning of democracy, and the native Washington, D.C. residents, especially black residents. It delves into the life of young congressman John Rowland from Connecticut and what it means to be in his position
 
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