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Reporters interview boy on Carson Beach
[Carson Beach in July, 1977]
Original Airdate: 7/22/1977

Length: 00:09:02
Item Type: newstape - original footage

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Description : Abstract
White beachgoers sunbathe on Carson Beach in South Boston. On another part of the beach, African American children play in the sand and in the water. Media crews interview African American adults about their experience at Carson Beach. Other members of the media observe the scene. A line of police officers separates a group of white beachgoers from a group of African American beachgoers.

Format : Tape 216   Barcode   
3/4" cassette 91905 
VHS cassette 77071 
Betacam cassette 67407 
digital betacam cassette 76314 

Subject : Keywords
Police patrol
Race relations

Subject : Personal Names
Scott, Shelby

Subject : Geographic Locations
South Boston (Boston, Mass.)

Type : Genre
News - Unedited

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