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Stokes, Louis 1925-2015

Overview
Works: 40 works in 49 publications in 2 languages and 2,149 library holdings
Genres: Television news programs  Educational films  Biography  Church history  Juvenile works  Nonfiction television programs  Legislative hearings  Interviews  Anecdotes  History 
Roles: Speaker, Author
Classifications: KF25, 328.73
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Louis Stokes
Meet the press( Visual )

2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On this edition of Meet the Press: Congressman Louis Stokes, chairman of the House Intelligence Committee, and Republican Senator Orrin Hatch of Utah discuss John Poindexter's testimony about the diversion of funds to the contras; President's Reagan's pollster, Richard Wirthlin, and public opinion analyst William Schneider discuss the public's perception of Reagan
Second chance : white pastor, black church by Alan J Davis( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

We have to be able to do it ourselves( Visual )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers an overview of the work of CDCs, or, community design centers, including their goals, history, achievements and outcomes. Explores the efforts of community design centers in Cleveland, New Orleans, San Francisco, and Philadelphia, demonstrating the range of potential and actual benefits CDCs offer. The film also provides a basic investigation of the activities of community design centers through the voices of people from poor and minority inner-city communities, and of personnel working in local centers to provide architectural and planning services to these communities. Also includes interviews with a range of involved professionals and community representatives, who describe their own objectives and hopes in regards to what CDCs can provide and accomplish for urban communities
The third annual Louis Stokes leadership symposium on social issues and the community( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Congressman Charles Rangel presents his thoughts on his political career and provides commentary on the 2004 presidential election and the Iraq War as the featured speaker at the 3rd annual Louis Stokes leadership symposium
[Louis Stokes argues in favor of a quota system to guarantee the education of more Black doctors and other professionals] by Louis Stokes( Recording )

1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Congressman Louis Stokes (D-OH) argues in favor of quota system to guarantee the education of more Black doctors and other Black professionals. On the "Today Show."
Despite gains, deaf still face frustrations by Louis Stokes( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The U.S. Congress and you( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Featuring Ohio Representative Louis Stokes, this program explains how the U.S. Congress works, how a bill becomes a law, and how citizens can take part in the political process
Carl Stokes papers by Carl Stokes( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Consists of speeches, correspondence, datebooks, budgets, lectures, newspaper clippings, publications, telegrams, reports, resumes, agendas, press releases, programs, flyers, certificates, legal documents, newsletters, transcripts, proposals, lists, minutes, and a yearbook
[Lecture by Louis Stokes]( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Louis Stokes discusses social advocacy and social policy as it relates to his 30 year career as a Congressman
[Ralph Abernathy testifies about Martin Luther King's relationship with the FBI in general and with J. Edgar Hoover in particular] : [in response to questioning by Harold Ford] by Ralph Abernathy( )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Civil rights leader Ralph Abernathy testifies before the House Select Committee on Assassinations about threats against Martin Luther King Jr. and the FBI's knowledge of the violence. Abernathy answers questions from Representative Harold Ford (D-TN) and Representative Louis Stokes (D-OH). He says nothing was done about several of the threats because of FBI Director J. Edgar Hoover's dislike for the civil rights movement
Julian Bond papers by Julian Bond( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The collection also contains one to two letters each, usually brief, routine or form, from a variety of civil rights and political leaders including Kay Boyle, Carol Moseley Braun, Stephen Breyer, Erin Brockovich, Edward W. Brooke, Howard W. Cannon, Stokely Carmichael (Kwame Ture), Shirley Chisholm, Max Cleland, William S. Cohen, John Conyers, Jr., Alan Cranston, Thomas J. Dodd, Michael F. Easley, John Edwards, Myrlie Evers-Williams, James Farmer, Russell Feingold, A. June Franklin, Nikki Giovanni, Parris Glendening, Charles E. Goodell, and Philip A. Hart
Louis Stokes interview by Louis Stokes( )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Discusses his reasons for entering politics. Concentrates on the Congressional Black Caucus, including its origin and goals, divisions within the group, and relationship to President Nixon's administration. Comments on Black National Political Convention in Indiana (1972) and Black support of Democratic and Republican presidential candidates. No tape available. Interviewer: Edward Thompson III
[James Earl Ray, convicted for the assassination of Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., testifies before the House Select Committee on Assassinations, day three] by James Earl Ray( )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

James Earl Ray, convicted for the assassination of Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., testifies before the House Select Committee on Assassinations, on third day of hearings. Harold Sawyer recalls a meeting with Ray at Brushy Mountain. Ray answers questions from Sawyer about his life prior to the King assassination. Ray says he had no choice but to plead guilty, and that he was tricked while giving his previous testimony. Recording ends with Chairman Louis Stokes (D-OH) calling a recess until November 1978 when the committee will reconvene
[Ninety-four year old sculptress Selma Burke speaks about her career as a sculptor and the sketching of Franklin Roosevelt which provided the model for FDR's profile on the dime] by Selma Burke( Recording )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Ninety-four year old sculptress Selma Burke speaks about her career as a sculptor and the sketching of Franklin Roosevelt which provided the model for FDR's profile on the dime. On "Sunday Morning."
He zuo jing zheng : ru he zai zhi shi jing ji huan jing zhong cui sheng li run by Robert K Logan( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in Chinese and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Ben shu jie shao le zai zu zhi nei bu pei yang he zuo jing shen fang fa,Tong gong ying shang,Ke hu nai zhi jing zheng dui shou zhi jian pei yang he zuo jing shen de fang fa.Tong shi ben shu hai tan tao le shi ji yun yong zhi shi guan li de yuan gong,Gong ying shang he ke hu zai xin li,Wen hua he zu zhi deng fang mian cun zai de wen ti
It takes a village to raise a child( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Highlights programs and activities of the Cuyahoga Metropolitan Housing Authority. Features commentary by Louis Stokes, Carl Stokes, and Claire Freeman as well as residents
Black History Month recognition( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Several members of the U.S. House of Representatives delivered special order speeches in order to recognize the importance of February as black history month
Congressional Distinguished Service Award( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Presents the Congressional Distinguished Service Award ceremony given to four former members of Congress for their service to the nation. Recipients were former representatives John Rhodes (R-AZ, 1953-83), Louis Stokes (D-OH, 1969-96), Don Edwards (D-CA, 1963-95), and Bob Michel (R-IL, 1957-95)
[James Earl Ray, convicted for the assassination of Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., testifies before the House Select Committee on Assassinations, day two] by James Earl Ray( )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

James Earl Ray, convicted for the assassination of Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., testifies before the House Select Committee on Assassinations on the second of three days of hearings. Mark Lane, Ray's attorney, accuses the committee of switching documents. G. Robert Blakey comments on the delivery of paperwork to Mark Lane on the previous day. Louis Stokes (D-OH), Chairman of the Committee, questions Ray about the second rifle Ray purchased. Ray discusses his various aliases and says he knew almost nothing about King and that he was unaware King was staying in Camden. Stokes questions Ray on his location at the time of King's murder. Stokes reads from Memphis newspapers telling of King's intended itinerary and Ray claims to have been unaware of the papers' contents. Ray answers questions from Floyd Fithian (D-IN), about Ray's escape from the Missouri prison and his flight to Canada. Technical interruption of the broadcast signal at 4:34:38 until 4:35:14
 
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Alternative Names
Louis Stokes American politician

Louis Stokes Amerikaans politicus (1925-2015)

Louis Stokes amerikai politikus

Louis Stokes amerikansk advokat och politiker

Louis Stokes amerikansk advokat og politikar

Louis Stokes amerikansk advokat og politiker

Louis Stokes amerikansk politiker

Louis Stokes amerikāņu politiķis

Louis Stokes politicien américain

Louis Stokes politico statunitense

Louis Stokes US-amerikanesche Politiker

Louis Stokes US-amerikanischer Politiker (Demokratische Partei)

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