• Short Summary

    American newsreel about admission of first black student to Mississippi University.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    American newsreel item.

    Oxford Race Riots, Mississippi, United States of America (USA).

    Various shots troops patrolling streets of Oxford. CU sign "University of Mississippi". Various shots troops patrolling campus of university following race riots. MS & CU James H. Meredith - it was his admission as the university's first black student that caused the riots. LS entrance to the university. Various shots Meredith being escorted in and out of university by US Marshals. CU white male students.

    Date on dope sheet is 04/10/1962.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3068.21
    Media URN:
    87100
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1962
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:55:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:43:43:00 / 01:44:38:00
    Canister:
    UN 3672 E

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