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Title Work

Title No: 282

Title: Interview with Dorothy Height

Medium: Audio; Moving Image

Original Medium: Film; Video

Date: 25 Feb  1992 (Created)

Original Summary:
Interview with Dorothy I. Height for The Great Depression. Discussion centers onNew York City during the Great Depression and includes race relations, employment discrimination,  the 1935 Harlem riot, Mayor Fiorello LaGuardia, the NAACP, lynching President  Franklin Roosevelt's fireside chats, Eleanor Roosevelt, New Deal programs such as the Works Project Administration and National RA.

Countries of Origin: U.S.A.

Duration: 1 hr 9 min 2 sec 

Genres: Interview

Subjects: Discrimination in employment; Harlem (New York, N.Y.); Riots--New York (State)--New York; New Deal, 1933-1939; Lynching

Name As Subjects: Roosevelt, Franklin D.; United States. Works Progress Administration; Height, Dorothy I.; National Association for the Advancement of Colored People; Roosevelt, Eleanor; United States. National Recovery Administration; La Guardia, Fiorello H. (Fiorello Henry)

Production CompanyBlackside, Inc.
IntervieweeHeight, Dorothy I.

Subject : Dorothy Height
Used in Episode Number : 313; 317

Reference Materials x2


Items x7

282-1Audio Tape : 1/4" Audio Tape 
282-2Audio Tape : Audio Cassette 
282-3Video Tape : U-matic 
282-6Digital :  
282-7Safety Film : Original negative 
282-8Video Tape : BetacamSP 
282-9Digital : Video/dvcpro 50 

Contained By x1

Title NoTitle
7596The Great Depression [interviews]

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