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Title Work

Title No: 3698

Title: Southern democrats, convention, Strom Thurmond

Medium: Moving Image

Original Medium: Film


17 Jul  1948 (Created)

8 Nov  1985 (Compiled)

Original Summary:
Cheering and music on the convention floor. Participants. Strom Thurmond speech: says they have just begun to fight, progress of the negro race has been due to the kindness of the good people of the south. Segregation will break down and negroes will be allowed into our homes, schools, swimming pools... Preacher says that chaos will result if segregation breaks down.

[Dixiecrat national convention, Birmingham, AL?]

Countries of Origin: U.S.A.

Duration: 4 min 39 sec 

Forms: Stock shot

Genres: News

Subjects: Segregation--United States; Ethnic relations

Name As Subjects: Thurmond, Strom

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

Items x1

3698-1Safety Film : Positive picture 

Contained By x1

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