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Title The preservation of American Sign Language [viderrecording] : the complete historical collection.
Published Burtonsville, MD : Sign Media, Inc., c1997.
LOCATION CALL # STATUS
 Nat Ctr on Deafness (Ref)  PN1995.9.D35 P74 1997    IN LIBRARY
 Nat Ctr on Deafness (Ref)  PN1995.9.D35 P74 1997    IN LIBRARY
  
Description 1 videocassette (126 min.) : b&w ; 1/2 in.
Contents The preservation of Sign Language / G. Veditz -- Lorna Doone / E. M. Gallaudet -- Dom Pedro's visit / E. A. Fay -- Memories of Old Hartford / J. Hotchkiss -- Lay sermon / R. McGregor -- The Irishman's flea / R. McGregor -- The lady and the cake / R. McGregor -- The signing of the Charter of Gallaudet College / A. Draper -- The discovery of chloroform / G. Dougherty -- Address at the tomb of Garfield / W. Hubbard -- A plea for a statue of de l'Epee in America / Rev. Cloud and Rev. McCarthy -- The death of Minnehaha / M. Williamson Erd -- Yankee Doodle / W. E. Marshall -- Glimpses of the battlefield / Rev. Bryant -- Gettysburg Address / Dr. T. F. Fox.
System Reqs VHS
Summary Several old Sign Language films, some of them dating back to 1913, have been professionally transferred to videotape thus ensuring their preservation and making them accessible to the general public. Each film is shown in its entirety without voice-over or captioning.
Subject Deaf in motion pictures.
Films for the hearing impaired -- United States.
American Sign Language -- History.
Deaf -- Means of communication.
Genre Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Short films.
Related Names Veditz, George William, 1861-1937.
Gallaudet, Edward Miner, 1837-1917.
Fay, Edward Allen, 1843-1923.
Hotchkiss, John B.
McGregor, Robert P.
Draper, Amos G.
Dougherty, George T.
Hubbard, Willis.
Cloud, James H.
McCarthy, Michael R. (Michael Robin)
Erd, Mary Williamson.
Marshall, William Edgar, 1837-1906.
Bryant, A.D.
Fox, Frank, 1952-
Sign Media, Inc.
Alternate Title Complete historical collection
OCLC number 42533140