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Walter Leonard
Program 720
Original Airdate: 3/18/1977

Subject Keywords
Affirmative action programs
Afro-American college administrators
Afro-American leadership - Boston - Massachusetts
Afro-Americans in television broadcasting
Reverse discrimination in employment
Television broadcasting of news

Subject Genre
Public Affairs: Current Events

Personal Names
Leonard, Walter

Corporate Names
Southern Christian Leadership Conference

Program Description
Host Barbara Barrow interviews Walter Leonard, Special Assistant to the President and Affirmative Action Officer for Harvard University. Topics include Leonard's participation in founding the Southern Christian Leadership Conference, his studies at Howard University Law School, his professional career, affirmative action and affirmative action programs, and reverse racism. Program includes the "Say Brother News" with anchors Justina Chu, Leah Fletcher, and Eric Sampedro.

Barbara Barrow

Associate Producer
Melvin Moore

Conrad White

Barbara Barrow

Walter Leonard

Ron Buccheri (switcher)
Basil Chigas (stage manager)
Justina Chu (reporter)
Brian Clarke (assistant to the producer)
Vern Coleman (audio)
David Crane (videotape recordist)
June Cross (production assistant)
Leo Demers (videotape assembly)
Doug DeVitt (videotape assembly)
Leah Fletcher (reporter)
Keith Handyside (video)
Rebecca Hill (fashion consultant)
Danny Horne (intern)
Harvey Hudson (audio editor)
Lenita Johnson (intern)
Nat Johnson (audio)
Pat Kane (videotape assembly)
Dick Lane (camera)
Webster Lewis (theme music)
John MacKnight (videotape recordist)
Fran Mahard (scenic design)
Carolyn Marshall (production secretary)
Gene Meckles (graphic designer)
Chas Norton (lighting)
John Plausse (lighting)
Eric Sampedro (reporter)
Kathy Smith (switcher)
Lee Smith (stage manager)
Jahid Songhai (intern)
Bob Tomaselli (lighting assistant)
Mario Valdes (researcher)
Skip Wareham (camera)
Mitch Waters (assistant stage manager)
Bob Wilson (camera)
Bon Wilson (assistant stage manager)
Eileen Yang (researcher)

Master (WGBH program) 2" videotape A2-03342
Preservation master beta SP cassette AB-01288A
Preservation master digital beta cassette AB-01288
Viewing copy 3/4" cassette 3048-30
Viewing copy VHS cassette (item number not yet assigned)

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