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Police officers in the streets of Charlestown
[Police in Charlestown after anti-busing demonstration]
Original Airdate: 9/8/1976

Length: 00:16:45
Item Type: newstape - acquired tape

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Description : Abstract
Police, including Captain Bill MacDonald (Boston Police Department) disperse a crowd in Monument Square after an anti-busing demonstration. A crowd is gathered in front of Bunker Hill Housing Project. Police and US Marshals are stationed across the street from the crowd. The police maneuver in the street. The crowd jeers at police and at least one bottle is thrown. The crowd retreats into the housing project. Police move up Bunker Hill Street. Robert DiGrazia (Police Commissioner, City of Boston) is present.

Format : Tape A39   Barcode   
Betacam cassette 104316 
3/4" cassette 67401 
VHS cassette 109592 
digital betacam cassette 109595 

Subject : Keywords
Busing for school integration - First day of school
Busing for school integration - Police patrol
Busing for school integration - Protest
Charlestown High School
Police patrol

Subject : Personal Names
DiGrazia, Robert
MacDonald, Bill

Subject : Corporate Names (Organization names)
Boston Police Department
Bunker Hill Housing Project
MDC (Metropolitan District Commission) Police Department
US Marshals

Subject : Geographic Locations
Charlestown (Boston, Mass.)

Type : Genre
News - Unedited

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