• Short Summary

    MORE THAN TWO DOZEN ARTIST AND ART WORKERS DEMONSTRATED AGAINST NEW YORK GOVERNOR NELSON ROCKEFELLER OUTSIDE NEW YORK CITY'S MUSEUM OF MODERN ART ON THURSDAY TO PROTEST HIS HANDLING OF THE ATTICA PRISON REBELLION.

  • Description

    G/V MUSEUM OF MODERN ART OFF CENTRAL PARK IN MANHATTAN PICKETS WITH PLACARDS ASKING PASSERSBY TO PETITION FOR REMOVAL OF ROCKEFELLER AS TRUSTEE- PARADE OF MUSEUM'S ART WORKERS TALKING TO EXPLAIN WHY THEY ARE PROTESTING, POLICE IN SQUAD CAR WATCHING- PEOPLE SIGNING PETITION. CU MUSEUM.




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    Background: MORE THAN TWO DOZEN ARTIST AND ART WORKERS DEMONSTRATED AGAINST NEW YORK GOVERNOR NELSON ROCKEFELLER OUTSIDE NEW YORK CITY'S MUSEUM OF MODERN ART ON THURSDAY TO PROTEST HIS HANDLING OF THE ATTICA PRISON REBELLION.

    THE DEMONSTRATORS URGED PASSERSBY AND MUSEUM GOERS TO SIGN A PETITION ASKING THE REMOVAL OF ROCKEFELLER AS A TRUSTEE OF THE MUSEUM (HIS FAMILY PUT UP A GOOD DEAL OF MONEY THAT WENT INTO BUILDING THE MUSEUM.) BECAUSE HIS ACTION IN PUTTING DOWN THE ATTICA PRISON REBELLION CONTRADICTS FREE EXPRESSION.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAE96OMAYKY76PDVIXNW1VJ6832
    Media URN:
    VLVAE96OMAYKY76PDVIXNW1VJ6832
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    23/09/1971
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:06:18:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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