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.)

Physical Description:

16mm film segment; 13 min. 24 sec.

Original Source Title:

KYW19650803

Original Source Summary:

KYW news footage from August 3, 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: KYW19650803_01

Unique ID:

p15037coll2,21