Footage from Girard College protests and interview with Cecil B. Moore

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Title:

Footage from Girard College protests and interview with Cecil B. Moore

Date:

1965-12-16

Date Broadcast:

Unknown; While the film is dated December 16, 1965, some of these clips appear to have been taken in the spring or summer of 1965 during the NAACP pickets at Girard College. The footage of Moore's press conference was likely broadcast December 16, 1965, a day before picketing ended at Girard College.

Clip Summary:

Original description: "Girard." Includes silent footage of the NAACP pickets at Girard College and view of Founder's Hall and the Stephen Girard statue. Also includes footage of an interview with Philadelphia chapter NAACP President Cecil B. Moore by KYW reporter John Pierron concerning the Girard College protests.

Contributor:

Moore, Cecil B. (Cecil Bassett), 1915-1979

Subject:

Schools
Segregation
Demonstrations
Press conferences

Geographic Subject:

Philadelphia (Pa.)

Organization-Building:

Girard College

Notes:

Sound begins at the 01:29 mark.

Format:

Video

Type:

Video and Film

Publisher:

KYW (Television station : Philadelphia, Pa.)

Physical Description:

16mm film footage; 2 min. 13 sec.

Original Source Title:

KYW19651216_02

Original Source Summary:

KYW news footage from December 16, 1965.

Rights:

This material is subject to copyright law and is made available for private study, scholarship, and research purposes only. For access to the original or a high resolution reproduction, and for permission to publish, please contact Temple University Libraries, Special Collections Research Center, scrc@temple.edu, 215-204-8257.

Contact:

scrc@temple.edu

Language:

English

Repository:

Temple University Libraries, Urban Archives

Digital Collection:

Urban Archives Film and Video

Repository Collection:

KYW Newsfilm

Digital Publisher:

Philadelphia PA: Temple University Libraries
Identifier: KYW19651216_02

Unique ID:

p15037coll2,36