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Title Work

Title No: 3736

Title: Governor Orval Faubus addresses 1959 private white high school graduation

Medium: Moving Image

Original Medium: Film


27 Jun  1959 (Created)

7 Nov  1985 (Compiled)

Original Summary:
Footage of a Little Rock, AR private white high school graduation exercises, at which Governor Faubus is the speaker.  Boys and girls in mortar boards gather before the exercises.  Gov. Faubus speaks, says US Supreme Court is now the US Supreme School Board, used theories of sociology, not laws or amendments and refers to 14th Amendment passed at bayonet point during the first occupation of the South.

Countries of Origin: U.S.A.

Duration: 1 min 45 sec 

Forms: Stock shot


Subjects: Little Rock (Ark.)--Race relations; Segregation in education--Arkansas--Little Rock

Name As Subjects: Faubus, Orval Eugene

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

Sound is poor

Items x2

3736-1Safety Film : Positive picture 
3736-2Safety Film : Sprocketed Magnetic Film 

Contained By x1

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