• Short Summary

    U.S. CIVIL RIGHTS LEADERS LINKED UP WITH ANTI-VIETNAM WAR DEMONSTRATORS FOR A "MULE MARCH" ON?

  • Description

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    GV DEMONSTRATORS CARRYING PLACARDS OUTSIDE CAPITOL BUILDING GROUNDS
    0.11

    2.
    CU BANNERS (2 SHOTS)
    0.18

    3.
    LV DEMONSTRATORS
    0.24

    4.
    MV DEMONSTRATORS OUTSIDE CAPITOL BUILDING
    0.29

    5.
    GV PAN MULE TRAIN DEMONSTRATING AROUND CAPITOL GROUNDS (3 SHOTS)
    0.51

    6.
    BV DEMONSTRATORS
    0.56

    7.
    GV MULE TRAIN AND WAGGON PASSING CAPITOL BUILDING
    1.01



    Initials OS/2212 WLM/OS/327



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: U.S. CIVIL RIGHTS LEADERS LINKED UP WITH ANTI-VIETNAM WAR DEMONSTRATORS FOR A "MULE MARCH" ON THE CAPITOL IN WASHINGTON YESTERDAY (THURSDAY APRIL 29). ONCE THERE, THEY HANDED IN A PETITION DEMANDING LEGISLATION TO HELP THE POOR AND THE BLACK, AND TOTAL WITHDRAWAL FROM VIETNAM OF ALL U.S. FORCES BY AUGUST. A GROUP OF SIX HUNDRED, LED BY CIVIL RIGHTS LEADER THE REVEREND RALPH ABERNATHY, THEN MARCHED ON THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH, EDUCATION AND WELFARE TO PRESS FOR DOMESTIC REFORMS.

    THIS FILM, SHOWING THE MULE MARCH ON THE CAPITOL, WAS SHOT BY VISNEWS STAFF CAMERAMAN JEAN POIGNONEC, NORMALLY STATIONED WITH THE VISNEWS PARIS BUREAU AND CURRENTLY ON A YOUR OF DUTY IN THE U.S.A.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA6Z5UKYBPVZU604O7XJ1HAEB5F
    Media URN:
    VLVA6Z5UKYBPVZU604O7XJ1HAEB5F
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    30/04/1971
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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