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Title Work

Title No: 3554

Title: 101st Airborne at Central High School

Medium: Moving Image

Original Medium: Film


24 Sep  1957 (Created)

7 Nov  1985 (Compiled)

Original Summary:
Footage of Black studens getting out of a car and going up to the Central HS stairs and inside to school.  Military Police get ID papers from man (with close-up of MP). Image of a Black man, perhaps Alex Wilson. A helicopter is seen. Troops down stairs of CHS running, marching information and close-ups of soldiers.

Countries of Origin: U.S.A.

Duration: 5 min 6 sec 

Forms: Stock shot


Subjects: Little Rock (Ark.)--Race relations; Central High School (Little Rock, Ark.); Military police

Name As Subjects: Wilson, L. Alex; 101st Airborne Division Association

Source of MaterialBBC Worldwide Americas, Inc.
Copyright ClaimantBBC Worldwide Americas, Inc.
CompilerBlackside, Inc.
CreatorCBS News

Somewhat dark, but appears to be OK

Items x1

3554-1Safety Film : Positive picture 

Contained By x1

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