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Title Work

Title No: 3115

Title: Ralph Abernathy reads Bethune message

Medium: Moving Image

Original Medium: Film


23 Feb  1956 (Created)

10 Feb  1986 (Ordered/received)

Original Summary:
Rev. Ralph Abernathy, Montgomery bus boycott mass meeting: Abernathy at podium relays message from Mary McLeod Bethune, president of the National Council of Negro Women, to Rosa Parks.  Says NAACP will carry on legal part of the struggle if necessary.  No marching-- will walk wherever they need to go.

Countries of Origin: U.S.A.

Duration: 3 min 42 sec 

Forms: Stock shot

Genres: News

Subjects: Montgomery Bus Boycott, Montgomery, Ala., 1955-1956

Name As Subjects: Abernathy, Ralph; Bethune, Mary McLeod

CompilerBlackside, Inc.
CreatorMovietonews (Firm)
Source of MaterialMovietonews (Firm)
Copyright ClaimantMovietonews (Firm)

Need to confirm event date and/or presence of Mary McLeod Bethune.  Event date is recorded as 2/23/1956.  Bethune died 5/18/1955.

Items x2

3115-1Safety Film : Positive picture 
3115-2Safety Film : Sprocketed Magnetic Film 

Contained By x1

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