New England sea community / produced by Indiana University Audio-Visual Center.
- Main contributor
Indiana University. Audio-Visual Center
Depicts the daily life in a seacoast town in 1845 as it is seen by Chris, a boy of thirteen, who is completing school and must choose his future occupation. Pictures the work of the town tradesmen--the shipsmith, the ships' carver, the sailmaker, the rigger, the chandler, the counting house proprietor, and the shipbuilder. Describes seafaring life aboard a fishing boat, a coastal trading ship, and a whaling vessel. Depicts the home life of the young boy, as well as the more elegant home of a whaling captain.
Dunfee, Maxine; Dorson, Richard M. (Richard Mercer), 1916-1981; Stackpole, Edouard A., 1905-; Indiana University. Audio-Visual Center
Indiana University Audio-Visual Center
Educational films.; Short films.
City and town life; History; Seafaring life; Social life and customs
- Time period
- Physical Description
1 film reel (17 min.) : sound, color ; 16 mm.
Series title from Indiana University Audio-Visual Center's 1990 Film and video catalog.
Also issued in black and white.
Educational consultants: Maxine M. Dunfee, Richard M. Dorson, Edouard A. Stackpole.
Statement of Responsibility
produced by Indiana University Audio-Visual Center.
Filmed at Mystic Seaport, Mystic, Connecticut.
- Other Identifiers
Catalog Key: 7824467; OCLC: ocm22284391; OCLC: 22284391
This item is accessible by: the public.