Search
Type
Format
Sort
Location

Summary: "Bisbee '17 is a nonfiction feature film by award-winning filmmaker Robert Greene set in Bisbee, Arizona, an eccentric old mining town just miles away from both Tombstone and the Mexican border. Radically combining collaborative documentary, western and musical elements, the film follows several members of the close knit community as they attempt to reckon with their town's darkest hour. In...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in TC Film Fest DVDs, Call number: DVD TCFF BIS

Summary: Martin Sheen-impersonating the voice of author Dashiell Hammett-narrates this compelling docudrama on immigrant labor and anti-war politics in 1917. As a young employee of the Pinkerton Detective Agency, Hammett spied for the Anaconda Copper Mining Company in Butte, Montana, during the height of labor struggles there. Using a wealth of archival footage, first-rate dramatizations, interviews...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2006

View online at AVOD

Grey, Zane

Summary: In 1917, wheat from Washington State's rich farmlands will be vital to winning the war in Europe and feeding the world. Kurt Dorn, son of a German father and an American mother, has a successful wheat farm. Yet there are groups that would like to prevent the harvest -- like the Industrial Workers of the World, which is financed not only by Germany, but secretly by a German wheat magnate....

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP WESTERN GRE

Grey, Zane

Summary: First serialized in 1919, the novel takes place during WWI and tells the story of Kurt Dorn, a wheat farmer in the state of Washington whose father is German and his mother American. Though he has a successful farm, there are groups that would like to prevent wheat from being harvested at all, including a group of Bolsheviks, the Industrial Workers of the World, which is led by a German spy...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Five Star/Gale Cengage Learning 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GRE