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Awakenings : 1954-1956

Author: Judith VecchioneJames HicksFred L ShuttlesworthJo Ann RobinsonCoretta Scott KingAll authors
Publisher: Alexandria, Va. : PBS Video, 1986.
Series: Eyes on the prize I, episode 1.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This first episode of six discusses the history of segregation in the U.S., focusing on the south, and the impact of the 1954 Supreme Court decision against segregation in Brown vs Board of Education. Highlighted is the Emmett Till murder case and Rosa Parks and the Montgomery, Alabama bus boycott.
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Genre/Form: Television programs
Documentary television programs
History
Trials, litigation, etc
Named Person: Rosa Parks; Martin Luther King, Jr.; Emmett Till; Martin Luther King, Jr.; Rosa Parks; Emmett Till
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Judith Vecchione; James Hicks; Fred L Shuttlesworth; Jo Ann Robinson; Coretta Scott King; Martin Luther King, Jr.; Edgar Daniel Nixon; Ralph Abernathy; Julian Bond; Daniel Eisenberg; Steve Fayer; PBS Video.; Blackside, Inc.
OCLC Number: 19709971
Notes: Episode one of six.
Credits: Producer and director, Judith Vecchione ; narrator, Julian Bond ; senior advisory team, Claybourne Carson, David Garrow, Vincent Harding, Darlene Clark Hine ; editor, Daniel Eisenberg ; writer Steve Fayer.
Performer(s): Narrator, Julian Bond.
Description: 1 videocassette (60 min.) : sd., col. with b&w segments ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS format.
Series Title: Eyes on the prize I, episode 1.
Other Titles: Eyes on the prize (Television program).
Responsibility: Blackside, Inc.

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This first episode of six discusses the history of segregation in the U.S., focusing on the south, and the impact of the 1954 Supreme Court decision against segregation in Brown vs Board of Education. Highlighted is the Emmett Till murder case and Rosa Parks and the Montgomery, Alabama bus boycott.

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