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Eyes on the prize. : Disc 1, Awakenings (1954-1956). Fighting back (1957-1962) America's civil rights years

Author: Henry Hampton; Julian Bond; Blackside, Inc.; PBS Video.
Publisher: [Alexandria, Va.] : PBS Video, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : English : Full screen
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Awakenings (1954-1956) : Covers two events that helped to focus the nation's attention on the rights of black Americans: the 1955 lynching in Mississippi of 14-year-old Emmett Till and the 1955-56 Montgomery, Ala. boycott. Also shows southern race relations at mid-century and witnesses the awakening of individuals to their own courage and power.
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Genre/Form: Documentary television programs
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Documentary
History
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Henry Hampton; Julian Bond; Blackside, Inc.; PBS Video.
ISBN: 9781608831067 160883106X
OCLC Number: 593541207
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Notes: Originally produced as a special presentation of American Experience television program in 1986.
Special features: Interview with Henry Hampton, Profiles; Primary source and graphs; Downloadable study guide.
Credits: Edited by Daniel Eisenberg.
Performer(s): Narrator: Julian Bond.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: PG.
Description: 1 videodisc (ca. 120 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD; NTSC; stereo.
Other Titles: Eyes on the prize : America's civil rights
Awakenings (1954-1956)
Fighting back (1957-1962)
American experience (Television program)
Responsibility: a production of Blackside ; [creator and executive producer, Henry Hampton] ; produced and directed by Judith Vecchione.
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Awakenings (1954-1956) : Covers two events that helped to focus the nation's attention on the rights of black Americans: the 1955 lynching in Mississippi of 14-year-old Emmett Till and the 1955-56 Montgomery, Ala. boycott. Also shows southern race relations at mid-century and witnesses the awakening of individuals to their own courage and power.

Fighting back (1957-1962) : Covers stories detailing the confrontation between state and federal governments over enforcement of the law of equality, which marked an escalation in the struggle for civil rights from which there was no turning back. Deals specifically with the efforts to integrate schools in the South.

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