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Robert DiGrazia vows to crack down on violent and illegal anti-busing activity
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[Robert DiGrazia at press conference about violence, tape 1]
Original Airdate: 2/16/1976

Length: 00:20:04
Item Type: newstape - original footage

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Description : Abstract
Boston Police Department press conference with Robert DiGrazia (Police Commissioner, City of Boston), Superintendent Joseph Jordan, Deputy Superintendent Lawrence Quinlan, Captain Morris Allen, and Captain Fred Conley. Steve Dunleavy (spokesperson for DiGrazia) is the moderator. The speakers are seated at a table featuring an array of street weapons used against police in a riot in South Boston on the previous day. Press conference includes police department videotapes of a riot in South Boston on the previous day and of an unruly crowd at a Citywide Coordinating Council (CCC) meeting at English High School. DiGrazia announces that violence and disruptions of public order will no longer be tolerated by police. Tape 1 of 2.

Contributor : Reporter
Judy Stoia
Format : Tape A168   Barcode   
3/4" cassette 100541 
Betacam cassette 101513 
Betacam cassette 101613 
digital betacam cassette 71103 
VHS cassette 101649 

Subject : Keywords
Busing for school integration - Police
Busing for school integration - Police patrol
Busing for school integration - Press conferences
Busing for school integration - Protest
Busing for school integration - Violence
English High School
Police patrol

Subject : Personal Names
Allen, Morris
Conley, Frederick
DiGrazia, Robert
Dunleavy, Steve
Gartland, Arthur
Jordan, Joseph
Quinlan, Lawrence

Subject : Corporate Names (Organization names)
Boston Police Department
Citywide Coordinating Council (CCC)

Subject : Geographic Locations
South Boston (Boston, Mass.)

Type : Genre
News - Unedited

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