[Martin Luther King Day at BU]
Original Airdate: 1/16/1989
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
Subject : Keywords
African Americans - Civil rights
Universities and colleges
Subject : Personal Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Subject : Corporate Names (Organization names)
Type : Genre
News - Television
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