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The Road to Brown

Author: William A Elwood; California Newsreel (Firm)
Publisher: San Francisco, CA : California Newsreel, 1989.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : No Linguistic ContentView all editions and formats
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Presents the role of the Black lawyer, Charles Houston, in the landmark Supreme Court case of Brown vs. Board of Education which overturned segregation.
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Named Person: Charles Hamilton Houston; Charles Hamilton Houston
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: William A Elwood; California Newsreel (Firm)
OCLC Number: 23652998
Notes: Cataloged from contributor's data.
"Sponsored by University of Virginia."
Credits: Executive producer, William A. Elwood ; associate producer, Rowena Pon ; cameraman, Brad Shapiro ; narrator, Steven Anthony Jones.
Performer(s): Stephen Anthony Jones.
Target Audience: Senior high school through college students and adults.
Description: 1 videocassette (47 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Responsibility: producers, William A. Elwood, Mykola Kulish ; writer, William A. Elwood.

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Presents the role of the Black lawyer, Charles Houston, in the landmark Supreme Court case of Brown vs. Board of Education which overturned segregation.

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(EMRO user published 2004-05-14 ) Very Good Permalink
The film begins with present day clips of students today attending school and riding school buses together. Then it shows archival footage of the time when blacks could only attend black schools and colleges.

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