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Title Stealing Lincoln's body [videorecording] / produced by LEFT/RIGHT for A & E Television Networks ; executive producers, Ken Druckerman and Banks Tarver ; producer, Frank Koughan ; director, Trey Nelson ; produced by Kevin Vargas ; executive producer for History, Carl H. Lindahl.

Imprint [New York] : A&E Television Networks : Distributed by New Video, [2009].


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library DVD    973.7 STE    Available
Description 1 videodisc (ca. 94 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Documentary.
Credits Editor, Fanny Lee ; director of photography, Robert Barocci ; art director, Amanda Stone ; composer, Joel Goodman, MusicBox ; Lincoln animation, Ray Downing, Studio Macbeth.
Performer Narrator, Jonathan Adams.
Summary A band of Chicago counterfeiters hatched a plot to steal the President's body from its tomb outside Springfield, Illinois, and hold it for a ransom of $200,000. The story shows how important this beloved President remained to public so unprepared for his violent death in 1865.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details DVD; Dolby Digital stereo.
Language Closed-captioned.
Subject Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 -- Tomb.
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 -- Family.
Grave robbing -- Illinois -- Springfield -- History -- 19th century.
Crime and the press -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
Grave robbing -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
Counterfeits and counterfeiting -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
Irish American criminals -- History -- 19th century.
Genre/Form Documentary television programs
Historical television programs
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Added Author Druckerman, Ken.
Tarver, Banks.
Koughan, Frank.
Nelson, Trey.
Vargas, Kevin.
Adams, Jonathan, 1967-
Lindahl, Carl H.
Downing, Ray.
Left/Right (Firm)
Arts and Entertainment Network.
History (Television network)
New Video Group.
ISBN 1422937356
Standard No. 733961154726
Music No. AAAE154720 A&E Television Networks

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