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Title Work

Title No: 3735

Title: Senators' reactions to Brown v. Board of Education decision

Medium: Moving Image

Original Medium: Film


May  1955 (Created)

11 Nov  1985 (Ordered/received)

Original Summary:
Senators' reactions to the Brown v. Board of Education Supreme Court decision.  Senator [?] Case says we could have worked it out better with separate but equal but if Supreme Court says it must be done-- give us time and we'll comply.  Senator James Eastland says everyone in Dixie wants segregated schools -- "the Nigras as well as whites" -- and they'll stay.  Senator William Kerr Scott says desegregation can be accomplished more quickly.  Notes problems in D.C.

Countries of Origin: U.S.A.

Duration: 2 min 39 sec 

Forms: Stock shot

Genres: News

Subjects: Segregation in education--United States; Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka; United States--Race relations

Name As Subjects: Eastland, James O.; Scott, William Kerr

CompilerBlackside, Inc.
IntervieweeEastland, James O.
CreatorMovietonews (Firm)
Source of MaterialMovietonews (Firm)
Copyright ClaimantMovietonews (Firm)
IntervieweeScott, William Kerr

Items x3

3735-1Safety Film : Positive picture 
3735-2Safety Film : Sprocketed Magnetic Film 
3735-3Safety Film : Positive picture 

Contained By x1

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