approximately 5650 items (763.0. linear ft.)..
Archival records and original film footage of Florentine Films and Ken Burns, documentary filmmaker, director, producer, and cinematographer. On some projects, Burns worked with Amy Stechler Burns, Stephen Ives, and others. Projects documented include: Brooklyn Bridge (1981), The Shakers (1984), Huey Long (1985), The Statue of Liberty (1985), Thomas Hart Benton (1988), The Congress (1988), The Civil War (1990), Empire of the Air (1991), Baseball (1994), Thomas Jefferson (1996), The West (1996), and Lewis & Clark (1997).
In the Southern Historical Collection, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (#20193).
Much of the collection is unprocessed and requires staff assistance or creation of viewing copies prior to use. Potential researchers should contact Southern Historical Collection Research and Instructional Services staff in advance of their anticipated use of the collection.
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Materials in English.