La Bonne Aventure/The Good Adventure #15: The Quest

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La Bonne Aventure/The Good Adventure #15: The Quest
    Item Description
    Existence and Location of Originals
    Northeast Historic Film, PO Box 900, 85 Main Street, Bucksport, Maine 04416
    Member of
    Description

    "La Bonne Aventure" is a Franco-American children's show featuring puppets, animation and some interviews and footage of real people in New England. The characters in the show speak both French and English. This episode focuses on important people in Franco-American history including Antoine de Cadillac, Peter Faneuil, Robert Cavalier de la Salle, Paul Revere and George Washington.

    Author/Creator
    Creator (cre): Project FACTS
    Date(s)
    1974
    Source Language
    Extent
    2inch-video; 1 reel, 14:26 min.; Sound; Color
    Geography
    Biographical and Administrative History

    Maine Public Broadcasting Network (MPBN) was founded by the University of Maine System. In 1992 MPBN merged with station WCBB to form the Maine Public Broadcasting Corporation (MPBC)./n Collection contains over 100 factual programs broadcast by MPBN on subjects including health and medicine, economics, natural resources, government, crime, education, history and women's issues. Multipart series include "In and Out of Maine" about the state's residents, "Maine Field Trips" focusing on notable sites and industries, and "Reflets et Lumiere" about French American life and culture. "Woods and Waters" features hunting and fishing. "Working Women of Waldo County" is a series about women's lives. "Can I Get There From Here?" concerns Maine youth. Single programs include "Home to the Sea" about Maine seafaring life from colonial days to the present, and "The Last Log Drive Down the Kennebec" about log driving. Arts programs include "A Fresh Breeze Downeast with Performers Gordon Bok and Marshall Dodge," "Maine Stream Jazz" and "Summer Theatre in Maine." See also MPBC Collection and Maine Humanities Council Collection.

    Conditions Governing Access
    The Collection is open for research.
    Identifier at Contributing Institution
    0952 NHF TAPE #372
    Islandora Resource Type