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.)

Original Source Title:

KYW19650722

Original Source Summary:

KYW news footage from July 22, 1965.

Contact:

urban@temple.edu

Language:

English

Repository Collection:

KYW Newsfilm
Identifier: KYW19650722_03

Unique ID:

p15037coll2,30