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Title Work

Title No: 3805

Title: Oxford, MS citizens view on James Meredith

Medium: Moving Image

Original Medium: Film


1 Oct  1962 (Created)

22 Nov  1985 (Compiled)

Original Summary:
Several views of Oxford, Mississippi--residential street, downtown with shops, one view has several black children in front of shops. Girl says James Meredith should go back to where he came from and stop acting like such a big shot. Man says the people of Mississippi don't like it but they might have to accept it. Man says he's scared. He and 5000 other students' future at stake. Negro should go elsewhere. Other forces paying him--has scholarship offers elsewhere--wouldn't be forced on south.

Countries of Origin: U.S.A.

Duration: 1 min 43 sec 

Forms: Stock shot

Genres: News

Subjects: College integration; Segregation in higher education; Oxford (Miss.)--Race relations

Name As Subjects: University of Mississippi; Meredith, James

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

Items x2

3805-1Safety Film : Positive picture 
3805-2Safety Film : Sprocketed Magnetic Film 

Contained By x1

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