Film, Video At the river [illustrated]

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At the river [illustrated]
Contributor Names
Copland, Aaron -- 1900-1990 (arranger)
De Gaetani, Jan (vocalist)
Smit, Leo -- 1921-1999 (instrumentalist)
Created / Published
Bridge Records, New York, NY, 1993.
Subject Headings
-  contemporary america (1945-present)
-  Songs and Music
-  Audio track taken from Bridge BCD 9046, Track 2 (General)
-  Photos taken from Library of Congress online collections (General)
-  Photos used: Epiphany ceremony. Jordan River. Sanctifying the waters of the Jordan on Ephphany ( ) -- Down the Jordan Valley from the Sea of Galilee to the Dead Sea. ( ) -- Baptismal scene in river, Emanuel Baptist Church, Hattiesburg, Mississippi ( ) -- [Baptism by immersion in the MIssissippi River, May 29, 1938: shoulder-deep in water] ( ) -- Aaron Copland at piano in his studio in Ossining, with motion picture photographers in background., ca. 1958 / Victor Kraft [photographs] ( -- More than 15,000 white and colored persons met here 4/18 on behalf of school integration and civil rights legislation ( -- [Integrated classroom at Anacostia High School, Washington, D.C.] ( ) -- View of some 27,000 persons from 36 states who attended May 17 Prayer Pilgrimage for Freedom in Washington, D.C. ( ) -- Site of Christ's baptism at the Jordan ( ). (Content)
motion picture
1 video ; 3 min.
Music Division
LC Classification
SDB 25850
Online Format
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Chicago citation style:

Copland, Aaron, Jan De Gaetani, and Leo Smit. [At the River illustrated]. Bridge Records, New York, NY, 1993. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, (Accessed February 19, 2017.)

APA citation style:

Copland, A., De Gaetani, J. & Smit, L. (1993) [At the River illustrated]. Bridge Records, New York, NY. [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress,

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Copland, Aaron, Jan De Gaetani, and Leo Smit. [At the River illustrated]. Bridge Records, New York, NY, 1993. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <>.