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.)

Original Source Title:

KYW19651216_02

Original Source Summary:

KYW news footage from December 16, 1965.

Contact:

urban@temple.edu

Language:

English

Repository Collection:

KYW Newsfilm
Identifier: KYW19651216_02

Unique ID:

p15037coll2,36