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Title Work

Title No: 941

Title: Interview with Melvin Bailey

Medium: Audio; Moving Image

Original Medium: Film; Recorded Sound

Date: 2 Nov  1985 (Created)

Original Summary:
Filmed interview with Sheriff Melvin (Mel) Bailey conducted for Eyes on the Prize. Discussion centers on life in Birmingham under segregation, the 1963 integration campaign, and conflicts between Commissioner Eugene "Bull" Connor and other officials in the city government, including Laurie Pritchett.

Countries of Origin: U.S.A.

Duration: 34 min 10 sec 

Genres: Interview

Subjects: Birmingham (Ala.)--Race relations; Civil rights demonstrations--Alabama--Birmingham; Civil rights movements--Alabama--Birmingham

Name As Subjects: Bailey, Melvin Sheriff; Pritchett, Laurie; Connor, Eugene

IntervieweeBailey, Melvin Sheriff
CreatorBlackside, Inc.
InterviewerDeVinney, James A.
ProducerTeam C

Reference Materials x2


Items x13

941-1Safety Film : Original negative 
941-2Safety Film : Sprocketed Magnetic Film 
941-3Audio Tape : 1/4" Audio Tape 
941-4Audio Tape : Audio Cassette 
941-5Safety Film : Positive picture 
941-6Safety Film : Check Print 
941-7Safety Film : Interpositive 
941-9Safety Film : Sprocketed Magnetic Film 
941-10Digital : Video/quicktime 
941-11Digital : Audio/wav 
941-12Digital : Video/quicktime 
941-13Digital : Video/mpeg 
941-14Digital : Video/quicktime 

Component Contents x3

14596-1-941-2Audio Tape : 1/4" Audio Tape 
14596-2-941-2Safety Film : Sprocketed Magnetic Film 
14596-3-941-2Digital : Audio/wav 

Contained By x2

Title NoTitle
3845Eyes on the prize [interviews]
14596Not for public viewing

Related Works x2

TypeTitle NoTitle
19No easy walk (1962-66)
1470Pre-interview with Melvin Bailey