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|Named Person:||Mary McLeod Bethune; Shirley Chisholm|
|Document Type:||Visual material|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Rex Barnett; Brian Stewart; Steve Coulter; Barbara Faison; John Lewis; TMW Media Group.; History on Video, Inc.
|Notes:||Title from container.
Adapted and re-edited from the 1996 and 1998 videocassettes by History on Video, Inc. produced, written and directed by Rex Barnett.
Includes 24 minutes of bonus material on other titles in the series.
|Target Audience:||Grades 8-12 through college students and adults.|
|Description:||1 videodisc (49 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.|
|Contents:||Mary McLeod Bethune : champion of education (30 min.). A biography of Mary McLeod Bethune (1875-1955), the nationally acclaimed educator, civil rights champion, and early founder of one of America's first black colleges, named Bethune-Cookman College. Narrator, Steve Coulter. Original title: Mary McLeod Bethune : the spirit of a champion (c1996). Shirley Chisholm : first Black American congresswoman (19 min.). Profiles the life and career of Shirley Chisholm (1924-2005), the first Black woman elected to the U.S. Congress (in 1969) and the first to campaign for the U.S. presidency. Her legacy of political and social activism laid the foundation for the rise of women and Blacks in American politics. Congressman John Lewis comments on her contributions. Narrator, Barbara Faison. Original title: Shirley Chisholm : the leader (c1998).|
|Series Title:||Black American experience.|
|Other Titles:||Mary McLeod Bethune : the spirit of a champion.
Shirley Chisholm : the leader.
Mary McLeod Bethune, Shirley Chisholm
Famous public figures : Mary McLeod Bethune & Shirley Chisholm
|Responsibility:||adaptation and re-editing produced and edited by Brian Stewart ; [originally] written,produced, and directed by Rex Barnett ; History on Video.|
- Bethune, Mary McLeod, -- 1875-1955.
- Chisholm, Shirley, -- 1924-2005.
- African American women -- Biography.
- African American women educators -- Biography.
- African American women teachers -- Biography.
- African American women politicians -- Biography.
- African American women legislators -- Biography.
- Teachers -- United States -- Biography.
- Documentary films.