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Title Work

Title No: 4457

Title: School closings in Farmville, Va.

Medium: Moving Image

Original Medium: Film


14 May  1961 (Created)

19 Nov  1985 (Ordered/received)

Original Summary:
Footage of Farmville, Va. school closing. Classes held in First Baptist Church. Children head to class. Buses in church's parking lot. Prince Edward Academy under construction. City streets, homes, school with locked gate. Also girls getting off a bus. Farmville city limits sign. Black children interviewed at Farmville Herald office.  Also footage of Farmville Presbyterian Church.

Countries of Origin: U.S.A.

Duration: 7 min 46 sec 

Forms: Stock shot


Subjects: Farmville (Va.)--Race relations; School integration--Virginia--Farmville; School integration--Virginia--Prince Edward County

Name As Subjects: Prince Edward Academy (Farmville, Va.)

Copyright ClaimantBBC Worldwide Americas, Inc.
CompilerBlackside, Inc.
CreatorCBS News
Source of MaterialCBS News Archive

Items x2

4457-1Safety Film : Positive picture 
4457-2Safety Film : Magnetic track 

Contained By x1

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