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The American buffalo [2-disc set]  Cover Image DVD DVD

The American buffalo [2-disc set] / a production of Florentine Films and WETA Washington, DC ; directed by Ken Burns ; written by Dayton Duncan ; produced by Julie Dunfey and Ken Burns.

Burns, Ken, 1953- (television director,, television producer.). Duncan, Dayton, (screenwriter.). Dunfey, Julie, (television producer.). Coyote, Peter, (narrator.). Florentine Films, (production company.). WETA-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.), (production company.). Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.), (publisher.). PBS Distribution (Firm), (film distributor.).

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781531715724
  • ISBN: 1531715729
  • Physical Description: 2 videodiscs (approximately 240 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen.
  • Publisher: [Arlington, Virginia] : PBS, [2023]
  • Distributor: [Arlington, Virginia] : Distributed by PBS Distribution, [2023]

Content descriptions

General Note:
"Subtitles are a function of the disc and serve the same purpose as closed captions."
"Described video (for the visually impaired) is available as a secondary audio track."
Wide screen.
Originally broadcast on PBS in 2023.
Special feature: "Homecoming" by Julianna Brannum.
Participant or Performer Note:
Narrator, Peter Coyote.
System Details Note:
DVD; widescreen; 5.1 surround; 2.0 stereo; NTSC, region 1.
Language Note:
English or Spanish dialogue.
Source of Description Note:
Title from container.
Subject: American bison > Great Plains > History.
Indians of North America > Great Plains > History.
Human-animal relationships > Great Plains > History.
American bison hunting > Great Plains > History.
American bison > Conservation > West (U.S.) > History > 1860-1890.
Nature > Effect of human beings on > Great Plains > History.
Cultural property > Protection > Great Plains > History.
Described video.
Genre: Nonfiction television programs.
Nature television programs.
Wildlife television programs.
Documentary television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Video recordings for people with visual disabilities.

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Town of Orford Libraries.


  • 0 current holds with 1 total copy.


0 current holds with 1 total copy.

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Orford Free Library A DVD BUR 34446000126651 Adult DVDs/Videos Available -

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