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Title Work

Title No: 3718

Title: Hoxie, AK, desegregation of schools boycott

Medium: Moving Image

Original Medium: Film


5 Aug  1955 (Created)

11 Nov  1985 (Compiled)

Original Summary:
Sign says "Hoxie, Pop. 1855". Superintendent of schools describes the integration in Hoxie schools and tells of a group which met the night before to plan a boycott. Says the plan was inspired by people from outside wanting to return the system to segregation. Various scenes of integrated classrooms, kids do math at blackboard. Black and white girls walk together and play together.

Countries of Origin: U.S.A.

Duration: 4 min 57 sec 

Forms: Stock shot

Genres: News

Subjects: School integration; Segregation in education; Arkansas--Race Relations

CompilerBlackside, Inc.
CreatorMovietonews (Firm)
Copyright ClaimantMovietonews (Firm)

Items x3

3718-1Safety Film : Positive picture 
3718-2Safety Film : Sprocketed Magnetic Film 
3718-3Safety Film : Magnetic track 

Contained By x1

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