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Doar, John 1921-2014

Overview
Works: 33 works in 40 publications in 1 language and 254 library holdings
Genres: History  Nonfiction films  Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Personal narratives  Filmed panel discussions  Anecdotes  Interviews  Interviews (Sound recordings) 
Roles: Author, Speaker
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Most widely held works by John Doar
SNCC 50th Anniversary Conference by Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Volume 7: This panel and audience discussion considers the complex response to SNCC by the general public and specific sections of society. SNCC's work inspired many students, and the organization found considerable support in groups like the National Student Association and the Students for a Democratic Society. Within this discussion, a larger question is also raised and considered: What should we do today?
News conference on the impeachment inquiry by Peter W Rodino( Recording )

3 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The President talks to the nation about how he plans to reply to the House Judiciary Committee subpoena for additional White House tapes connected with the Watergate coverup. He explains that he plans to send edited transcripts instead of the actual tapes because to him this seems to be a fair middle ground in preserving executive privilege
Covering the South. National Symposium on the Media and the Civil Rights Movement, April 3-5, 1987( Visual )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fourth of six panel discussions by print and television journalists who do an in-depth examination of how coverage by the news media influenced the Civil Rights Movement and the historical revolution it spawned. Many personal anecdotes are related by journalists of their experiences covering the movement including becoming targets of threats and violence. This panel covers the events of 1965-1967 including commentary on the Selma-Montgomery Freedom March, the impact of the signing of the National Voting Rights Act of 1965 and the ensuing Watts Riots which expanded the Civil Rights movement from the South to include all of America
Covering the South. National Symposium on the Media and the Civil Rights Movement, April 3-5, 1987( Visual )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The second of six panel discussions by print and television journalists who do an in-depth examination of how coverage by the news media influenced the Civil Rights Movement and the historical revolution it spawned. Many personal anecdotes are related by Caucasian and Afro-American journalists of their experiences covering the movement including becoming targets of threats and violence. This panel covers the events of 1960-1964 including lunch counter sit-ins, the Freedom Riders, the Birmingham riots, continuing civil unrest in Little Rock and Selma and James Meredith's continued matriculation at the University of Mississippi
Summer of judgement, the impeachment hearings( Recording )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Journalist Charles McDowell narrates a documentary on the proceedings of the House Judiciary Committee and it's review of evidence and arguments relating to the Watergate scandal and the impeachment of President Richard Nixon. McDowell describes the background for excerpts of the proceedings and includes recent interviews with congressmen who were on the committee
Q & A with John Doar( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

John Doar, former assistant attorney general for civil rights in the Kennedy and Johnson administrations, talked about his involvement in several major civil rights events during the 1960s. In 1962, he worked to gain the entry of James Meredith into the then-segregated University of Mississippi. In 1963, he confronted and calmed protesters in Jackson, Mississippi, after the assassination of Medgar Evers. He also prosecuted and convicted many individuals on federal civil rights violations including those accused of killing three Mississippi civil rights workers, which was later depicted in the movie Mississippi Burning. In 1974, he became chief counsel for the House Judiciary Committee's investigation of Watergate and helped prepare articles of impeachment against President Nixon
How will history explain the Voting Rights Act of 1965 by John Doar( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Doar was one of a handful of federal officials on the frontlines of the battle between the civil rights movement and white segregationists in the fight to extend voting rights to Black Southerners. He credited the strength and courage of Black families, the work of the Student Non-Violent Coordinating Committee and the martyrdom of others for winning the battle that resulted in the passage and signing of the 1965 Voting Rights Act
Summer of judgment : the impeachment hearings( Visual )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Designed as a follow-up to the Watergate Hearings, this program tells the story of the deliberation on the articles of impeachment drafted by the House Judiciary Committee against President Nixon. Contains footage of the original committee debates as well as revealing interviews with many of the key participants ten years later
Watergate( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

"As the Watergate Affair continued to unfold the White House appointed a new special prosecutor, Leon Jaworski, thinking he would be less troublesome than Cox, but he extracted from the White House evidence so incriminating that even the most conservative members of Congress abandoned the president. Film concludes with a threat of impeachment and Nixon's resignation."
Interviews of Robert McClory, John Doar, G. Van Thomas, Sr., and Bert Jenner, undated by Robert McClory( Recording )

1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Interviews with individuals involved with the impeachment of Richard Nixon following the Watergate scandal
Societal Response To SNCC( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

William O. Baldwin family papers by W. O Baldwin( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

In addition to numerous family members, correspondents with William O. Baldwin (1895-1987) include: William Berridge, W.C. Bowman, William G. Campbell, C.C.J. Carpenter, J.C. Carr, Donald Comer, John Doar, George Grant, F.P. Hereford, L.L. Hill, Lister Hill, Eldon J. Hoar, Robert Jemison Jr., J.D. Jolley, Walter W. Kennedy, Henry C. Meader, Gordon K. Meriwether, Guy F. Minnick, Paul W. Minnick, Hopson Owen Murfee, John B. Nicrosi, Peter M. Nicrosi, W.D. Parlow, F.D. Patterson, Felix Robinson, R.D. Samsot, Robert E. Steiner, Jr., J.L. Thornton, J. Mills Thornton Sr. and Jr., H. Councill Trenholm, Rex A. Turner, Aubrey Williams, Wallace Witmer, Milton LeGrand Wood, and many others
Plans for Development of a Community School District System for the City of New York by John Doar( Book )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The plan proposed in this report gives elected community boards of education the responsibility and authority to meet particular educational needs of their communities, including in the special area of low academic achievement. The proposal is in the form of a guideline and covers such areas as selection of community boards; parent participation; schools and programs under jurisdiction of community boards and superintendents; status and powers of community boards and superintendents; personnel hiring; Status and powers of City Board of Education and Superintendent of Schools; and enforcement. The target date for the transition to a Community School District System is March 1, 1970. a minority report is included. (Kg)
The federal role in civil rights by John Doar( Recording )

2 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A discussion of the role of the federal government, more specifically the Justice Dept. in obtaining and guarding the civil rights of Afro-Americans
by Virginia Foster Durr( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Other prominent correspondents included: Julian Bond, Angus Cameron, William Sloan Coffin, John Doar, James Dombrowski, William O. Douglas, James E. Folsom, Abe Fortas, John Hope Franklin, Helen Fuller, Katherine Graham, Grover Cleveland Hall Sr., Estes Kefauver, Herbert H. Lehman, David E. Lilienthal, Carey McWilliams, Arthur Miller, Drew Pearson, Walker Percy, Claude Pepper, Albert Raines, Richard T. Rives, Pete Seeger, Eleanor Roosevelt, John Sparkman, Harlan F. Stone, Studs Terkel, and William Allen White
Impeachment proceedings, Richard Nixon Symposium, Hofstra University( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dagmar Hamilton and Terry Sullivan present papers concerning the Nixon impeachment proceedings from a legal standpoint and a political standpoint. Panelists discuss President Nixon, the impeachment proceedings and the ideas suggested in the two papers
Doar memorandum by John Doar( Recording )

in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A documentary of Special Counsel John Doar's memorandum to the House Judiciary Committee in justification of a subpoena of tape recordings of White House conversations
A Documentary of special counsel John Doar's memorandum to the House Judiciary Committee in justification of a subpoena of tape recordings of White House conversations( Recording )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tape recordings discussed are those dealing with the three conversations on June 23, 1972 between the President and Mr. Haldeman, in which efforts to limit the FBI investigation were made
 
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Alternative Names
John Doar abogado estadounidense

John Doar advocat estatunidenc

John Doar American lawyer

John Doar Amerikaans advocaat (1921-2014)

John Doar avocat américain

John Doar avvocato statunitense

John Doar US-amerikanischer Rechtsanwalt

Доар, Джон

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Languages
English (39)