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Title Work

Title No: 3813

Title: James Meredith interview

Medium: Moving Image

Original Medium: Film


Oct  1962 (Created)

22 Nov  1985 (Ordered/received)

Original Summary:
James Meredith walks out of building with escort, walks through group of students on the sidewalk. Out of Connor Hall with escorts. Groups of soldiers. Meredith says: it was a typical day at a typical college. Did instructors pick him out? Certainly not, treated him as other students. Other negroes? An individual choice. Individual should have right to pursue an education wherever he wants. Shouting in background. It's been tough here, will he stick it through? Smiles says he's got to go eat his lunch.

Countries of Origin: U.S.A.

Duration: 7 min 37 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.
IntervieweeMeredith, James
CreatorMovietonews (Firm)
Copyright ClaimantMovietonews (Firm)
Source of MaterialMovietonews (Firm)

Items x2

3813-1Safety Film : Positive picture 
3813-2Safety Film : Sprocketed Magnetic Film 

Contained By x1

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