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Title Government grown [videorecording] : how Polo, Illinois helped win the war / Leafy Green Productions ; produced by Stephen Young ; directed by Patrick F. Deasey.

Publication Info. [Houston, Texas] : Leafy Green Productions, [2009]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Polo PL Local History Collection - POLY-14  REF-LH DVD 977.332 GOV    LIB USE ONLY
Description 1 videodisc (14 min., 22 sec.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Playing Time 001422 001338
Description two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
video v rdamedia
videodisc vd rdacarrier
Physical Medium 4 3/4 in.
burning rdapm
black and white.
Description digital rdatr
optical rdarm
stereo rdapc
video file rdaft
DVD video
Documentary films lcgft
Note Title from disc label.
System Details DVD.
Note Includes the 1942 film, Hemp for victory, produced by the U.S. Department of Agriculture.
Summary A documentary about the U.S. government's "Hemp for Victory" program during World War II, and how farmers in and around Polo, Illinois participated.
Contents Government grown -- Hemp for victory / directed by Raymond Evans (13:38) -- Paul interview -- Ken interview -- Betty interview.
Subject Hemp industry -- Illinois -- Polo -- History.
World War, 1939-1945 -- War work -- Illinois -- Polo.
Genre/Form Documentary films.
Nonfiction films.
Short films.
Added Author Young, Stephen, film producer.
Deasey, Patrick F., film director.
Leafy Green Productions, production company, publisher.
Added Title How Polo, Illinois helped win the war
Hemp for victory (Motion picture)

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