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Police officers near Charlestown High School
[Buses arrive at Charlestown High School]
Original Airdate: 9/8/1977

Length: 00:13:07
Item Type: newstape - original footage

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Description : Abstract
A few police officers are stationed along Monument Square outside of Charlestown High School. Robert Murphy (Headmaster, Charlestown High School) stands in front of the school. School buses, accompanied by a police motorcycle escort, pull up in front of the school. African American students exit the buses and enter the school. A small number of photographers record the arrival of the buses from across the street. Gary Griffith reports that the arrival of school buses at Charlestown High School was routine.

Contributor : Reporter
Gary Griffith
Format : Tape 50   Barcode   
3/4" cassette 26038 
VHS cassette 77078 
Betacam cassette 104780 
digital betacam cassette 76316 

Subject : Keywords
Busing for school integration - Police patrol
Busing for school integration - School buildings and classrooms
Busing for school integration - Students
Charlestown High School
Police patrol

Subject : Personal Names
Griffith, Gary
Murphy, Robert

Subject : Corporate Names (Organization names)
Boston Police Department

Subject : Geographic Locations
Charlestown (Boston, Mass.)

Type : Genre
News - Unedited

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