Civil Rights Film Collection

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TxAM-CRS 686

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Civil Rights Film Collection


  • 1960-1970 (Creation)


1 box

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This collection contains two Black Heritage series of reel-to-reel tapes and films that cover the early history of African Americans. Included are 40 audio programs produced by Classroom World Productions on African-American topics. They are monophonic, 1/2 track reel-to-reel audio tapes including some titles, no dates, but a search for similar items date from around the late 1960s to early 1970s.

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This collection is divided into two series within the box.

  • Series 1, Large Reel-to-Reel
  • Series 2, Small Boxes Reel Tapes

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These materials are stored offsite and require additional time for retrieval.

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  • English

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