The Resource Mississippi, America, a production of WSIU-8 Carbondale and Southern Illinois University at Carbondale ; co-presented by the National Black Programming Consortium ; written, produced and directed by Judith McCray

Mississippi, America, a production of WSIU-8 Carbondale and Southern Illinois University at Carbondale ; co-presented by the National Black Programming Consortium ; written, produced and directed by Judith McCray

Label
Mississippi, America
Title
Mississippi, America
Statement of responsibility
a production of WSIU-8 Carbondale and Southern Illinois University at Carbondale ; co-presented by the National Black Programming Consortium ; written, produced and directed by Judith McCray
Contributor
Director
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Through an examination of historical events of 1964, this program gives testimony to persistence and courage in the face of oppression, as citizens and the lawyers who volunteered to help them, confront violence, murder and government repression in Mississippi in order to win the right to vote for Afro-American citizens
Member of
Cataloging source
ODa
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Emmett E. Wilson ; original music composition, Eric Arunas ; edited by Michael J. DeLazzer
PerformerNote
Narrated by Ossie Davis and Ruby Dee
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • McCray, Judith
  • Davis, Ossie
  • Dee, Ruby
  • Southern Illinois University at Carbondale
  • WSIU 8 (Television station : Carbondale, Ill.)
  • National Black Programming Consortium
  • PBS Video
Runtime
60
Series statement
  • PBS Video reference library
  • American heritage curriculum database
Series volume
  • v.206
  • v. 205
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States.
  • Citizens' Councils of America
  • Civil rights movements
  • Civil rights workers
  • African Americans
  • Voter registration
  • African Americans
  • Lawyers
  • Judges
  • Mississippi
Technique
live action
Label
Mississippi, America, a production of WSIU-8 Carbondale and Southern Illinois University at Carbondale ; co-presented by the National Black Programming Consortium ; written, produced and directed by Judith McCray
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
videocassette
Carrier category code
vf
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Mississippi Summer, 1964 -- The Attorneys -- The Crusaders -- The Strategy -- The Legacy -- The Unfinished agenda
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (60 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videotape
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System control number
(NjR)a1702189
System details
VHS
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)
Label
Mississippi, America, a production of WSIU-8 Carbondale and Southern Illinois University at Carbondale ; co-presented by the National Black Programming Consortium ; written, produced and directed by Judith McCray
Publication
Carrier category
videocassette
Carrier category code
vf
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Mississippi Summer, 1964 -- The Attorneys -- The Crusaders -- The Strategy -- The Legacy -- The Unfinished agenda
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (60 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videotape
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System control number
(NjR)a1702189
System details
VHS
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)

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