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Marcus Jones reports on Black History Month programs at the Franklin Park Zoo
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[Franklin Park Zoo]
Original Airdate: 2/18/1987

Length: 00:02:12
Item Type: newstape - edited story master

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Description : Abstract
Marcus Jones reports on the Franklin Park Zoo's programs in celebration of Black History Month. Jones notes that the zoo's Black Arts Festival celebrates the roots of contemporary African American culture. Jones adds that students are visiting the zoo for programs including singing, dancing, and storytelling. Jones interviews Barbara Levitoff (spokesperson, Franklin Park Zoo). Levitoff talks about the important link between the zoo and the community. Jones' report includes footage of various performers, including a rap group and a storyteller and footage of animals at the zoo. This tape includes additional footage of animals at the zoo.

Contributor : Reporter
Marcus Jones
Format : Tape 4888   Barcode   Script is available.
3/4" cassette 102915 
VHS cassette 103577 
Betacam cassette 104013 
digital betacam cassette 104012 

Subject : Keywords
African American students
Parks and recreation
Rap music

Subject : Personal Names
Jones, Marcus
Levitoff, Barbara

Subject : Geographic Locations
Franklin Park
Roxbury (Boston, Mass.)

Type : Genre
News - Television

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