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Title Work

Title No: 911

Title: Interview with Ruth Batson

Medium: Audio; Documentation; Moving Image

Original Medium: Film; Recorded Sound; Video

Date: 8 Nov  1988 (Created)

Original Summary:
Interview with Ruth Batson conducted for Eyes on the Prize II.  Discussion centers on her role within the NAACP to desegregate public schools in Boston.  She also discusses the controversy over busing and the impact it had on the Black community.

Countries of Origin: U.S.A.

Duration: 37 min 18 sec 

Genres: Interview

Subjects: Busing for school integration--Massachusetts--Boston; Busing for school integration--Massachusetts--Boston--Boycotts; Boston (Mass.)--Social conditions; South Boston (Boston, Mass.)--Race relations

Name As Subjects: Batson, Ruth

IntervieweeBatson, Ruth
Production CompanyBlackside, Inc.
InterviewerShearer, Jacqueline
ProducerTeam D

Subject : BATSON, RUTH
Subject : Batson, Ruth #2

Reference Materials x1


Items x13

911-1Safety Film : Original negative 
911-2Paper : File Folder 
911-3Audio Tape : 1/4" Audio Tape 
911-4Audio Tape : Audio Cassette 
911-5Video Tape : U-matic 
911-6Video Tape : Betacam 
911-7Digital : Video/quicktime 
911-8Digital : Video/quicktime 
911-9Digital : Video/quicktime 
911-10Digital : Audio/wav 
911-11Digital : Video/mkv 
911-12Digital : Video/quicktime 
911-13Digital : Video/mpeg 

Component Contents x3

18895-1-911-1Safety Film : Original negative 
18895-2-911-1Digital : Video/mkv 
18895-3-911-1Digital : Video/quicktime 

Contained By x2

Title NoTitle
4195Eyes on the prize II [interviews]
18895Not for public viewing

Related Works x1

TypeTitle NoTitle
1589Pre-interview with Ruth Batson