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.)

Original Source Title:

KYW19650804_01

Original Source Summary:

KYW news footage from August 4, 1965;

Contact:

urban@temple.edu

Language:

English

Repository Collection:

KYW Newsfilm
Identifier: KYW19650804_01

Unique ID:

p15037coll2,20