The Shakers

The Shakers

Hands to Work, Hearts to God

Streaming Video - 1985
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A poignant film by Ken Burns portrays 200 years of Shaker life in America, guided by recollections of three surviving members and archival material. Explore every aspect of a strange, noble sect that produced some of the greatest architecture and furniture in U.S. history. This story of devotion, invention, ingenuity, simple crafts, and dance was filmed at existing Shaker locations, with music re-created from authentic songs.
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.), [1985]
Copyright Date: ©1985
Branch Call Number: EVIDEO ACCESSVID
Characteristics: 1 online resource (1 video file (59 min., 51 sec.)) : sound, color
video file,rda
Language Note: Closed-captioned
Alternative Title: Hands to Work, Hearts to God


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