[African American residents in the Blue Hill Avenue area]
Original Airdate: 12/31/1984
Item Type: newstape - original footage
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Description : Abstract
This tape features footage of a neighborhood in Roxbury. African American residents walk along the sidewalks. The storefronts are vacant and graffiti is visible on the buildings. An African American man makes slow dance motions on the street. A group of young African American men are gathered on a sidewalk. One man takes a drink from a bottle disguised in a paper bag. African American shoppers, mostly women, shop at an outdoor market set up on a vacant lot near Blue Hill Avenue. Shots of the shoppers, the vendors, and the produce. Shots of another vacant lot near Blue Hill Avenue. A man stands at the entrance of the Public Welfare Office in Roxbury. African American residents enter and exit the building. Neighborhood residents and children walk along Blue Hill Avenue.
Subject : Keywords
African American neighborhoods
Subject : Geographic Locations
Roxbury (Boston, Mass.)
Type : Genre
News - Unedited
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