The Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. - Visit to Philadelphia

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Title:

The Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. - Visit to Philadelphia

Date:

1965-08-03

Date Broadcast:

Originally broadcast August 4, 1965.

Clip Summary:

Original description: "Martin Luther King." This footage consists of clips from Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s visit to Philadelphia in August 1965. Includes King speaking at the Baptist Temple and a brief interview with a reporter concerning segregation in Philadelphia and the Girard College desegregation case.

Contributor:

King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968

Subject:

Segregation
Schools
Civil rights
Speeches, addresses, etc.

Geographic Subject:

Philadelphia (Pa.)

Organization-Building:

Girard College

Notes:

Sound is intermittent. Sound begins at 00:45 and ends at 02:15. Silent footage of civil rights demonstrators continues at 02:27 until sound resumes at 04:24. The footage then becomes silent at 07:21, but resumes again at 08:00 and runs until the end of the footage at 11:22.

Format:

Video

Type:

Video and Film

Publisher:

KYW (Television station : Philadelphia, Pa.)

Physical Description:

16mm film segment; 11 min. 22 sec.

Original Source Title:

KYW19650804_01

Original Source Summary:

KYW news footage from August 4, 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: KYW19650804_01

Unique ID:

p15037coll2,20