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Jesse Jackson in Boston to endorse Mel King
[Jesse Jackson endorses Mel King for mayor, tape 2 of 2]
Original Airdate: 10/6/1983

Length: 00:03:28
Item Type: newstape - original footage

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Description : Abstract
Jesse Jackson (African American political leader) speaks at a campaign rally on behalf of Mel King (candidate for mayor of Boston) at the Concord Baptist Church in the South End. Jackson endorses King's candidacy. King answers a question about the role of newly registered voters in his campaign. The audience cheers for the two men and chants "Win Mel win," and "Run Jesse run." Tape 2 of 2.

Contributor : Reporter
Gail Harris
Format : Tape 2477   Barcode   
3/4" cassette 100558 
VHS cassette 101692 
digital betacam cassette 101990 
Betacam cassette 101994 

Subject : Keywords
African American politicians
Electioneering (Political campaigns)

Subject : Personal Names
Jackson, Jesse
King, Mel

Subject : Corporate Names (Organization names)
Concord Baptist Church
Rainbow Coalition

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

Type : Genre
News - Unedited

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