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 3, 1965.

Clip Summary:

Original description: "Girard Wall." This footage consists of clips from Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s visit to Philadelphia in August 1965. Includes King speaking to civil rights demonstrators at Girard College and at a rally at 39th Street and Lancaster Avenue.

Contributor:

King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968

Subject:

Schools
Segregation
Civil rights
Demonstrations
Speeches, addresses, etc.

Geographic Subject:

Philadelphia (Pa.)

Organization-Building:

Girard College

Notes:

Sound is intermittent. Sound begins at 00:18 and runs until clip ends at 02:53. Footage resumes with no sound at 03:08. Sound then resumes at 04:53 and ends again at 6:05. Sound resumes once again at 06:10 and runs until the end of the footage at 13:24.

Format:

Video

Type:

Video and Film

Publisher:

KYW (Television station : Philadelphia, Pa.)

Original Source Title:

KYW19650803

Original Source Summary:

KYW news footage from August 3, 1965;

Contact:

urban@temple.edu

Language:

English

Repository Collection:

KYW Newsfilm
Identifier: KYW19650803_01

Unique ID:

p15037coll2,21