Conclusion of 231 days of picketing at Girard College

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Title:

Conclusion of 231 days of picketing at Girard College

Date:

1965-12-17

Date Broadcast:

Unknown; While the film from which this clip is taken is dated October 8, 1966, the clip itself is actually from December 17, 1965, the day that picketing concluded at Girard College following 231 days of protests. This clip may have been used or referenced for another news story when protests at Girard College resumed on October 8, 1966.

Clip Summary:

Original description: "Girard." Reporter John Pierron details the events surrounding at the end of the NAACP picket at Girard College after 231 days of protests.

Contributor:

Pierron, John

Subject:

Schools
Segregation
Demonstrations
Civil rights

Geographic Subject:

Philadelphia (Pa.)

Organization-Building:

Girard College

Notes:

Sound begins at 00:09 mark.

Format:

Video

Type:

Video and Film

Publisher:

KYW (Television station : Philadelphia, Pa.)

Original Source Title:

KYW19661008

Original Source Summary:

KYW news footage from October 8, 1966.

Contact:

urban@temple.edu

Language:

English

Repository Collection:

KYW Newsfilm
Identifier: KYW19661008_01

Unique ID:

p15037coll2,24