skip to content
Eyes on the prize : America's civil rights years Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Eyes on the prize : America's civil rights years

Author: Judith VecchioneHenry HamptonJulian BondSteve FayerMadison Davis LacyAll authors
Publisher: [Alexandria, Va.] : PBS Video, [1993], ©1986.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : English : [Enhanced ed.]View all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
Program 1 - 1955 lynching in Mississippi of Emmett Till and the 1955-1956 Montgomery, Alabama bus boycott. Program 2 - the 1954 Supreme Court Brown vs. Board of Education decision, integration of Little Rock's Central High School in 1957, and James Meredith's 1962 challenge to the white-only enrollment policy at the University of Mississippi. Program 3 - college students' participation, lunch counter sit-ins,  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Judith Vecchione; Henry Hampton; Julian Bond; Steve Fayer; Madison Davis Lacy; James A DeVinney; Blackside, Inc.; PBS Video.
OCLC Number: 35768888
Notes: Videocassette release of the PBS television series.
Specially prepared set enhanced by PBS with time code visible on the screen.
Performer(s): Narrator, Julian Bond.
Description: 6 videocassettes (60 min. each) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 1/2 in. + 1 index (44 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.)
Details: VHS.
Contents: v. 1. Awakenings, 1954-1956 --
v. 2. Fighting back, 1957-1962 --
v. 3. Ain't scared of your jails, 1960-1961 --
v. 4. No easy walk, 1961-1963 --
v. 5. Mississippi: Is this America?, 1962-1964 --
v. 6. Bridge to freedom, 1965.
Other Titles: Awakenings, 1954-1956.
Fighting back, 1957-1962.
Ain't scared of your jails, 1960-1961.
No easy walk, 1961-1963.
Mississippi, is this America?, 1962-1964.
Bridge to freedom, 1965.
Responsibility: Blackside, Inc. ; produced and directed by Judith Vecchione ; executive producer, Henry Hampton ; series writer, Steve Fayer.

Abstract:

Program 1 - 1955 lynching in Mississippi of Emmett Till and the 1955-1956 Montgomery, Alabama bus boycott. Program 2 - the 1954 Supreme Court Brown vs. Board of Education decision, integration of Little Rock's Central High School in 1957, and James Meredith's 1962 challenge to the white-only enrollment policy at the University of Mississippi. Program 3 - college students' participation, lunch counter sit-ins, Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC), Congress of Racial Equality (CORE), Freedom Rides. Program 4 - Albany, Georgia, Birmingham, Alabama, March on Washington. Program 5 - Mississippi: deaths of Medgar Evers, Michael Schwerner, Andrew Goodman, James Chaney, formation of the Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party. Program 6 - March from Selma to Montgomery, passage of Voting Rights Act.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/35768888> # Eyes on the prize America's civil rights years
    a bgn:VHS, schema:CreativeWork, schema:Movie ;
   library:oclcnum "35768888" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/vau> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/794172265#Place/alexandria_va> ; # Alexandria, Va.
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2007100355> ; # Civil rights movements--United States--History--20th century
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2007100329> ; # African Americans--Civil rights--History
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/794172265#Place/united_states> ; # United States
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85001955> ; # African Americans--History
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/799713> ; # African Americans--Suffrage
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/794172265#Topic/segregation_united_states_history> ; # Segregation--United States--History
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1086509> ; # Race relations
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1111205> ; # Segregation
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> ; # United States.
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85026377> ; # Civil rights--United States
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/862627> ; # Civil rights
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/794172265#Topic/african_americans_suffrage_history> ; # African Americans--Suffrage--History
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/799575> ; # African Americans--Civil rights
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/794172265#Topic/civil_rights_demonstrations_united_states_history> ; # Civil rights demonstrations--United States--History
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/794172265#Event/1900_1999> ; # 1900 - 1999
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/862708> ; # Civil rights movements
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/799558> ; # African Americans
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/862704> ; # Civil rights demonstrations
   schema:bookEdition "[Enhanced ed.]." ;
   schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/794172265#Person/hampton_henry_1940_1998> ; # Henry Hampton
   schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/794172265#Person/devinney_james_a> ; # James A. DeVinney
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/34041905> ; # Madison Davis Lacy
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/267382702> ; # PBS Video.
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/154781329> ; # Blackside, Inc.
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/11003519> ; # Steve Fayer
   schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/794172265#Person/bond_julian_1940_2015> ; # Julian Bond
   schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/794172265#Person/vecchione_judith> ; # Judith Vecchione
   schema:copyrightYear "1986" ;
   schema:datePublished "1993" ;
   schema:description "Program 1 - 1955 lynching in Mississippi of Emmett Till and the 1955-1956 Montgomery, Alabama bus boycott. Program 2 - the 1954 Supreme Court Brown vs. Board of Education decision, integration of Little Rock's Central High School in 1957, and James Meredith's 1962 challenge to the white-only enrollment policy at the University of Mississippi. Program 3 - college students' participation, lunch counter sit-ins, Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC), Congress of Racial Equality (CORE), Freedom Rides. Program 4 - Albany, Georgia, Birmingham, Alabama, March on Washington. Program 5 - Mississippi: deaths of Medgar Evers, Michael Schwerner, Andrew Goodman, James Chaney, formation of the Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party. Program 6 - March from Selma to Montgomery, passage of Voting Rights Act."@en ;
   schema:description "v. 1. Awakenings, 1954-1956 -- v. 2. Fighting back, 1957-1962 -- v. 3. Ain't scared of your jails, 1960-1961 -- v. 4. No easy walk, 1961-1963 -- v. 5. Mississippi: Is this America?, 1962-1964 -- v. 6. Bridge to freedom, 1965."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/794172265> ;
   schema:genre "History"@en ;
   schema:hasPart <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/794172265#CreativeWork/no_easy_walk_1961_1963> ; # No easy walk, 1961-1963.
   schema:hasPart <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/794172265#CreativeWork/ain_t_scared_of_your_jails_1960_1961> ; # Ain't scared of your jails, 1960-1961.
   schema:hasPart <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/794172265#CreativeWork/bridge_to_freedom_1965> ; # Bridge to freedom, 1965.
   schema:hasPart <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/794172265#CreativeWork/awakenings_1954_1956> ; # Awakenings, 1954-1956.
   schema:hasPart <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/794172265#CreativeWork/mississippi_is_this_america_1962_1964> ; # Mississippi, is this America?, 1962-1964.
   schema:hasPart <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/794172265#CreativeWork/fighting_back_1957_1962> ; # Fighting back, 1957-1962.
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "Eyes on the prize America's civil rights years"@en ;
   schema:productID "35768888" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/35768888#PublicationEvent/alexandria_va_pbs_video_1993_c1986> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/794172265#Agent/pbs_video> ; # PBS Video
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/35768888> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/794172265#CreativeWork/ain_t_scared_of_your_jails_1960_1961> # Ain't scared of your jails, 1960-1961.
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
   schema:name "Ain't scared of your jails, 1960-1961." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/794172265#CreativeWork/awakenings_1954_1956> # Awakenings, 1954-1956.
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
   schema:name "Awakenings, 1954-1956." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/794172265#CreativeWork/bridge_to_freedom_1965> # Bridge to freedom, 1965.
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
   schema:name "Bridge to freedom, 1965." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/794172265#CreativeWork/fighting_back_1957_1962> # Fighting back, 1957-1962.
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
   schema:name "Fighting back, 1957-1962." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/794172265#CreativeWork/mississippi_is_this_america_1962_1964> # Mississippi, is this America?, 1962-1964.
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
   schema:name "Mississippi, is this America?, 1962-1964." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/794172265#CreativeWork/no_easy_walk_1961_1963> # No easy walk, 1961-1963.
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
   schema:name "No easy walk, 1961-1963." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/794172265#Person/bond_julian_1940_2015> # Julian Bond
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1940" ;
   schema:deathDate "2015" ;
   schema:familyName "Bond" ;
   schema:givenName "Julian" ;
   schema:name "Julian Bond" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/794172265#Person/devinney_james_a> # James A. DeVinney
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "DeVinney" ;
   schema:givenName "James A." ;
   schema:name "James A. DeVinney" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/794172265#Person/hampton_henry_1940_1998> # Henry Hampton
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1940" ;
   schema:deathDate "1998" ;
   schema:familyName "Hampton" ;
   schema:givenName "Henry" ;
   schema:name "Henry Hampton" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/794172265#Person/vecchione_judith> # Judith Vecchione
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Vecchione" ;
   schema:givenName "Judith" ;
   schema:name "Judith Vecchione" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/794172265#Place/alexandria_va> # Alexandria, Va.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Alexandria, Va." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/794172265#Topic/civil_rights_demonstrations_united_states_history> # Civil rights demonstrations--United States--History
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh91003251> ;
   schema:name "Civil rights demonstrations--United States--History"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2007100329> # African Americans--Civil rights--History
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "African Americans--Civil rights--History"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2007100355> # Civil rights movements--United States--History--20th century
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Civil rights movements--United States--History--20th century"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85001955> # African Americans--History
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "African Americans--History"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85026377> # Civil rights--United States
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Civil rights--United States"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1086509> # Race relations
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Race relations"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1111205> # Segregation
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Segregation"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> # United States.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "United States." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/799558> # African Americans
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "African Americans"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/799575> # African Americans--Civil rights
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "African Americans--Civil rights"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/799713> # African Americans--Suffrage
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "African Americans--Suffrage"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/862627> # Civil rights
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Civil rights"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/862704> # Civil rights demonstrations
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Civil rights demonstrations"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/862708> # Civil rights movements
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Civil rights movements"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/11003519> # Steve Fayer
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1935" ;
   schema:familyName "Fayer" ;
   schema:givenName "Steve" ;
   schema:name "Steve Fayer" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/154781329> # Blackside, Inc.
    a schema:Organization ;
   schema:name "Blackside, Inc." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/267382702> # PBS Video.
    a schema:Organization ;
   schema:name "PBS Video." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/34041905> # Madison Davis Lacy
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Lacy" ;
   schema:givenName "Madison Davis" ;
   schema:name "Madison Davis Lacy" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.