WorldCat Identities

Friendly, Ed 1922-2007

Overview
Works: 144 works in 237 publications in 1 language and 8,026 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television programs  Historical television programs  Television series  History  Film adaptations  Biographical television programs  Christmas films  Fiction  Juvenile works 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1992.77, 791.4575
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Most widely held works about Ed Friendly
 
Most widely held works by Ed Friendly
Little house on the prairie : the pilot by Michael Landon( Visual )

21 editions published between 1989 and 2002 in English and held by 1,428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The television movie that started the Little house on the prairie series takes viewers "from the woods of Wisconsin to the plains of Kansas, where the Ingalls struggle to build a new life"--Container
Little house on the prairie( Visual )

4 editions published between 1974 and 2002 in English and held by 920 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This dramatic and gripping story of a young pioneer family's struggle to build a new life for themselves on the American Frontier of the 1870's, captured the hearts of viewers around the world."--Container
Little house on the prairie( Visual )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in English and held by 746 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the adventures of the Ingalls family as they stake their claim to a rugged parcel of land on the Kansas prairie. Their exciting journey brings them face-to-face with mysterious Indians, wild animals, and their peculiar new neighbors
Little house on the prairie( Visual )

8 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 744 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Christmas at Plum Creek (from season 1): The Ingalls family works to make their first Christmas in Plum Creek memorable. Laura sells her prized horse, to purchase a stove for Ma, but her sacrifice is made bittersweet when she opens her gift from Pa
Little house on the prairie : Season 2 by Michael Landon( Visual )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 726 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This dramatic and gripping story of a young pioneer family's struggle to build a new life for themselves on the American Frontier of the 1870's, captured the hearts of viewers around the world."--Container
Backstairs at the White House( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An intimate look at life in the White House through eight administrations as remembered by a mother and daughter who, between them, served as White House maids for 52 years
Little house on the prairie( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charles Ingalls uproots his young family from the home they have built in the forests of Wisconsin, where game is becoming scarce because of the influx of settlers. They head for a land not yet overrun, the plains of Kansas. The Ingalls settle in this wide open country and soon find that life is one threat after another. In the end, the greatest threat of all comes from a totally unexpected direction
Little house on the prairie( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this dramatic episode, Charles takes Mary to an eye specialist when she begins to experience difficulty seeing. He is devastated to learn that she will most certainly lose her sight. When Mary does go blind, Charles and Caroline decide it would be best for her to attend a special school in Iowa. At first, Mary is reluctant to participate, but she develops a special bond with her teacher, Adam Kendall
Little house on the prairie( Visual )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charles' father, Lansford Ingalls, loses the will to live after his wife passes away. Charles brings him to Walnut Grove to be near his loved ones. Laura's horse is injured soon after and she believes it to be her Grandpa's fault. Feeling hurt, Lansford leaves town until Laura, having realized her mistake, seeks him out and insists that he return with her
Little house on the prairie( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Look Back to Yesterday Directed by Victor French -- Charles Ingalls pays a return visit to Walnut Grove. During his stay he learns that his son Albert, a doctor in training, has contracted a fatal blood disease. Also, Walnut Grove is facing a recession
Young pioneers' Christmas( Visual )

6 editions published between 1976 and 2012 in English and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of neighbors stick together through thick and thin on the Dakota plains and gather for the most memorable of all Christmas celebrations. Includes bonus CD, Christmas at the Fireside
Little house on the prairie by Laura Ingalls Wilder( Visual )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the remembrances of Laura Ingalls Wilder, whose "Little House" books paint a realistic picture of pioneer life on the plains of Minnesota in the 1870s
Little house on the prairie( Visual )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Difficult economic times cause the Ingalls to move closer to Mary who is teaching at the blind school in the city. They all prepare to celebrate Mary's birthday: Pa sells his fiddle to purchase her a present and Laura makes her a card written in braille. Everyone is moved to tears when Mary expresses her appreciation for the special people in her life --as they are everything she could ever really want
Peter Lundy and the medicine hat stallion( Visual )

2 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fifteen year old Peter Lundy runs off and joins the pony express after his beloved horse is sold by his father
The best of Rowan & Martin's Laugh-in( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This was a solid mix of one liners, sight gags, and other forms of sketch comedy. Designed to be a satire of its times, this show is probably best remembered for its catch phases and the unforgettable The Groaning Wall
Little house on the prairie : the pilot( Visual )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The television movie that started it all! Based on the books by Laura Ingalls Wilder
The most loved episodes of Little House on the Prairie( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An Emmy Award-winning television series about a pioneer family's struggle to build a life for themselves on the American frontier of the 1870s. The Premiere episode introduces the Ingalls family as they move to Walnut Grove to face an untamed wilderness. In "Survival," Charles Ingalls fights the elements and prejudice when he and a wanted Indian are trapped with a bounty hunter during a blizzard. "The wedding" spotlights the touching union between blind Mary Ingalls and her devoted teacher. Caroline Ingalls gives birth in the moving episode, "A most precious gift."
Westerns : 8 movie pack( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young pioneers: Newlyweds David and Molly set out to homestead in the Dakota Territory, but life is not always easy on the prairie. Soon they must endure many hardships
Little house on the prairie : the legacy of Laura Ingalls Wilder( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This documentary that goes beyond the famed "Little House" book series to the behind-the-scenes, true life story of Laura Ingalls Wilder. Despite the fame and the popularity of her novels, Wilder's personal story as a writer, wife and mother is a compelling narrative. Her adventures come to life through interviews with historians, passages from the books, archival photography, paintings from famous frontier artists, dramatic reenactments, an original score, and original artwork. Step further into Laura's world with bonus features exploring such topics as Native Americans and African Americans on the prairie, the Morgan Horse, and the American artist Harvey Dunn
Little house on the prairie. a new beginning( Visual )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the opening episode, the Ingalls leave Walnut Grove and the Carters move into their house. When Royal becomes terminally ill, Jenny tries to drown herself. Harriet makes Nels run for mayor. A man facing financial ruin shoots his wife and daughter. The Wilders befriend a wild boy who escaped from a traveling sideshow and Mr. Edwards tries to adopt him. Nellie returns to Walnut Grove. After her attempted suicide, Jenny must learn to walk and talk again. Laura wins a book-writing contest. Albert returns from the city and goes through morphine withdrawal. Laura blames Doc for the loss of her newborn baby. Mr. Edwards befriends an orangutan. Willie gets engaged, upsetting his mother
 
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Little house on the prairie : the pilot
Alternative Names
Ed Friendly American television producer

Ed Friendly Amerikaans televisieproducent (1922-2007)

Friendly, Edwin 1922-2007

Friendly, Edwin S. 1922-2007

Friendly, Edwin S. (Edwin Samson), 1922-2007

Languages
English (78)

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Little house on the prairie