Cecil. B. Moore addresses demonstrators at Girard College

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Title:

Cecil. B. Moore addresses demonstrators at Girard College

Date:

1965-05-31

Date Broadcast:

Originally broadcast May 31, 1965.

Clip Summary:

Original description: "Girard cuts." Cecil B. Moore, President of the local chapter of the NAACP, addresses civil rights demonstrators at Girard College. Moore calls on President Lyndon Johnson and Governor William Scranton to act to end segregation at Girard. Moore's address is followed by footage of the protest.

Subject:

Schools
Segregation
Demonstrations
Speeches, addresses, etc.

Geographic Subject:

Philadelphia (Pa.)

Organization-Building:

Girard College

Notes:

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Format:

Video

Type:

Video and Film

Publisher:

KYW (Television station : Philadelphia, Pa.)

Original Source Title:

KYW19650531

Original Source Summary:

KYW news footage from May 31, 1965;

Contact:

urban@temple.edu

Language:

English

Repository Collection:

KYW Newsfilm
Identifier: KYW19650531_01

Unique ID:

p15037coll2,19