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Henry Hampton
[Celebration of the arrival of African Americans in Massachusetts]
Original Airdate: 2/26/1988

Length: 00:02:21
Item Type: newstape - edited story master

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Description : Abstract
Hope Kelly reports on a celebration at the Museum of Afro-American History marking the arrival of the first African Americans in Massachusetts. Kelly notes that the first African Americans arrived as immigrants, not as slaves. Kelly's report features footage of Henry Hampton (Chairman, Museum of Afro-American History) addressing the gathering. Kelly reviews the history of African Americans in Massachusetts. Kelly's report is accompanied by historical photos and drawings related to African American history in Massachusetts.

Contributor : Reporter
Hope Kelly
Format : Tape 5627   Barcode   Script is available.
3/4" cassette 102866 
VHS cassette 104223 
Betacam cassette 104222 
digital betacam cassette 104221 

Subject : Keywords
African Americans - History

Subject : Personal Names
Hampton, Henry
Kelly, Hope

Subject : Corporate Names (Organization names)
Museum of Afro-American History

Type : Genre
News - Television

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