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Title Work

Title No: 3400

Title: Sturgis High bars Blacks

Medium: Moving Image

Original Medium: Film


20 Sep  1956 (Created)

18 Nov  1985 (Compiled)

Original Summary:
School building-- people on sidewalks across from school.  Headline from the Evansville Courier: "Negroes ordered out of Sturgis High."  Car pulls up, MP greets.  Blacks out of car.  Man with paper reads.  Close up of Black girls' faces.  Crowd claps as Blacks go back down sidewalk.  School bus arrives-- white woman and girl get out.  White students go up sidewalk to school.

Countries of Origin: U.S.A.

Duration: 1 min 44 sec 

Forms: Stock shot

Genres: News

Subjects: School integration; Kentucky--Race relations

CompilerBlackside, Inc.
Source of MaterialHearst Metrotone News, Inc.
CreatorNBC News
Source of MaterialUCLA Film and Television Archive
Copyright ClaimantUCLA Film and Television Archive

Hearst Metrotone News collection housed at UCLA Film and Television Archive

Items x1

3400-1Safety Film : Positive picture 

Contained By x1

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