State Attorney General Walter E. Alessandroni discusses the Girard College desegregation case

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Title:

State Attorney General Walter E. Alessandroni discusses the Girard College desegregation case

Date:

1965-07-22

Date Broadcast:

Originally broadcast July 22, 1965.

Clip Summary:

Original description: "Girard College." Press conference with Pennsylvania Attorney General Walter E. Alessandroni following a meeting of the Girard College trustees. Alessandroni discusses some of the legal issues involved in the effort to desegregate Girard College. Also includes silent footage of protesters outside the State Office Building, where the meeting was held.

Contributor:

Alessandroni, Walter E.

Subject:

Schools
Segregation
Demonstrations
Civil rights

Geographic Subject:

Philadelphia (Pa.)

Organization-Building:

Girard College

Notes:

Sound begins at 01:45.

Format:

Video

Type:

Video and Film

Publisher:

KYW (Television station : Philadelphia, Pa.)

Physical Description:

16mm film segment; 5 min. 59 sec.

Original Source Title:

KYW19650722

Original Source Summary:

KYW news footage from July 22, 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: KYW19650722_03

Unique ID:

p15037coll2,30