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Elma Lewis in Marsh Chapel at Boston University
[Martin Luther King Day at BU]
Original Airdate: 1/16/1989

Length: 00:03:31
Item Type: newstape - edited story master

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Description : Abstract
Marcus Jones reports that hundreds of people gathered in Marsh Chapel at Boston University to commemorate the birthday of Martin Luther King, Jr. (American civil rights leader). Jones notes that King was a graduate of BU. Jones reports that Elma Lewis (Director, National Center for Afro-American Artists) spoke at the celebration. Jones' report includes footage of the celebration at BU. A choir performs in the chapel. Lewis urges the audience to continue the work of King. Jones's reports also features footage of King during the civil rights movement. This tape includes additional footage and shots of photographs of King.

Contributor : Reporter
Marcus Jones
Format : Tape 6257   Barcode   Script is available.
3/4" cassette 102945 
VHS cassette 105222 
Betacam cassette 105206 
digital betacam cassette 105205 

Subject : Keywords
African Americans - Civil rights
Universities and colleges

Subject : Personal Names
Jones, Marcus
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Lewis, Elma

Subject : Corporate Names (Organization names)
Boston University

Type : Genre
News - Television

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