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E. Edward Clark speaks to students at the Hennigan Elementary School
[Mr. Clark at Hennigan School, tape 2]
Original Airdate: 4/27/1977

Length: 00:10:46
Item Type: newstape - original footage

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Description : Abstract
E. Edward Clark, a ninety-two-year-old African American man, speaks to a racially integrated class at the Hennigan Elementary School. The son of slaves, Clark answers questions from the students, and tells them vivid stories about his family's experiences in the south following emancipation and about growing up in Cambridge. Clark talks about his family and stresses the importance of a good education. Tape 1 of 2. The original tape was damaged, and has been copied in sections. There are several jump cuts on the tapes dubbed from the original.

Format : Tape A138   Barcode   
3/4" cassette 100552 
VHS cassette 107296 
Betacam cassette 107295 
digital betacam cassette 107294 

Subject : Keywords
African Americans - History
Hennigan Elementary School
School buildings and classrooms

Subject : Personal Names
Clark, E. Edward

Type : Genre
News - Unedited

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