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Looking for John Muir
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written by Robert Perkins, fl. 1991; directed by Robert Perkins, fl. 1991 (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 1996), 56 mins
Robert Perkins retraces the steps of 19th century Scottish naturalist John Muir, who walked through one thousand miles of the American South in 1867. Perkins takes to the road to provide a personal assessment of how the Southern landscape has changed since Muir's time and examines some of the environmental damage...
written by Robert Perkins, fl. 1991; directed by Robert Perkins, fl. 1991 (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 1996), 56 mins
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The High Lonesome Sound: Kentucky Mountain Music
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directed by John Cohen, 1932-; produced by John Cohen, 1932- (Berkeley, CA: Berkeley Media, 1963), 33 mins
The poignant songs of church-goers, miners, and farmers of eastern Kentucky express the joys and sorrows of life among the rural poor. This classic and universally praised documentary evocatively illustrates how music and religion help Appalachians maintain their dignity and traditions in the face of change and ha...
directed by John Cohen, 1932-; produced by John Cohen, 1932- (Berkeley, CA: Berkeley Media, 1963), 33 mins
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