• Short Summary

    Governor George Wallace of Alabama, who had been defying Federal court orders to integrate Alabama public schools, issued a statement after the bombing and death of six children in Birmingham on Sunday (15 September).

  • Description

    Governor George Wallace of Alabama, who had been defying Federal court orders to integrate Alabama public schools, issued a statement after the bombing and death of six children in Birmingham on Sunday (15 September).

    He pledged that all forces in Alabama would be used to protect all citizens.

    Just last week, Wallace was defying court orders to integrate public schools in various cities of Alabama to the extent of using his state police forces to prevent integration.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA1V22B6KCRZ4B436MK3XJ0P8B8
    Media URN:
    VLVA1V22B6KCRZ4B436MK3XJ0P8B8
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    16/09/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:44:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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