• Short Summary

    Showing Alabama state troopers preventing Negro children from entering all-white schools in Birmingham, Mobile and Tuskegee, Alabama.

  • Description

    Showing Alabama state troopers preventing Negro children from entering all-white schools in Birmingham, Mobile and Tuskegee, Alabama.

    The troopers acted under the orders of Alabama Governor George Wallace who issued a statement calling the proposed integration of the schools "forced and unwarranted."
    the Governor, however, permitted the integration of schools in a fourth Alabama city, Hunstville.When asked why he allowed four Negro children to enter previously all-white schools in Huntsville, Governor Wallace said he had no comment...then added: "Were are still going to fight integration all over the state.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAD9O11MV96NZRXON6EKIK8U5MP
    Media URN:
    VLVAD9O11MV96NZRXON6EKIK8U5MP
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/01/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:48:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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