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Searchable Title (Creator) 1900 House
Episode Title A Rude Awakening
Synopsis See what happens when a modern family is transported 100 years back in time. This episode shows the Bowler family's arrival, in full 1900 regalia, at the remarkably refurbished 50 Elliscombe Road. Only a few days into their new lives, awe and excitement turn to frustration as the Bowlers battle a malfunctioning coal-burning range, which is both their cooking stove and sole source of hot water.
ID Number TV_07904
Series Title The 1900 House
Program Type TV:Reality
Color / B&W Color
Network / Station PBS; WNET-TV (New York, NY)
Running Time 0:57
Airdate 06-19-2000
Producer Klein, Leanne
Subjects 1900s
Bowler Family
Historical Reality Program
Peabody Award Nominee 2000
Technology
Victorian Age
Women's History
Collection Television