Film, Video Russell Freedman

About this Item

Russell Freedman
Event Date
September 08, 2001
-  Russell Freedman is the author of several award-winning biographies and histories for children and young adults. His most recent book is "Give Me Liberty: The Story of the Declaration of Independence." His "Lincoln: A Photobiography" won the 1988 Newbery Medal. "The Wright Brothers: How They Invented the Airplane" and "Eleanor Roosevelt: A Life of Discovery" were both Newbery Honor Books. "Martha Graham: A Dancer's Life" was a 1998 Boston Horn nonfiction honor book. Freedman is the winner of the 1998 Laura Ingalls Wilder Medal, administered by the Association for Library Service to Children and given to an author whose books, published in the United States, have over the years made a substantial and lasting contribution to literature for children.
Running Time
22 minutes, 20 seconds
Online Format

Rights & Access

While the Library of Congress created most of the videos in this collection, they include copyrighted materials that the Library has permission from rightsholders to present.  Rights assessment is your responsibility.  The written permission of the copyright owners in materials not in the public domain is required for distribution, reproduction, or other use of protected items beyond that allowed by fair use or other statutory exemptions. There may also be content that is protected under the copyright or neighboring-rights laws of other nations.  Permissions may additionally be required from holders of other rights (such as publicity and/or privacy rights). Whenever possible, we provide information that we have about copyright owners and related matters in the catalog records, finding aids and other texts that accompany collections. However, the information we have may not be accurate or complete.

More about Copyright and other Restrictions

For guidance about compiling full citations consult Citing Primary Sources.

Credit Line: Library of Congress

Cite This Item

Citations are generated automatically from bibliographic data as a convenience, and may not be complete or accurate.

Chicago citation style:

Russell Freedman. 2001. Video.

APA citation style:

(2001) Russell Freedman. [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress,

MLA citation style:

Russell Freedman. 2001. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <>.

More Films, Videos like this