Freedom summer

Freedom summer


Physical Description
1 videodisc (approximately 120 min.) : sound, color with black & white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.

Subject Term
African Americans -- Suffrage -- Mississippi -- History -- 20th century.
Civil rights movements -- Mississippi -- History -- 20th century.
Ethnicity -- Mississippi -- 20th century.
Political activists -- Mississippi -- 20th century.
Racism -- Mississippi -- History -- 20th century.
African Americans -- Civil rights -- Mississippi -- History -- 20th century.
Civil rights workers -- Mississippi -- History -- 20th century.

Geographic Term
Mississippi -- Race relations -- History -- 20th century.

Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

Added Author
Nelson, Stanley, 1955-

Added Uniform Title
American experience (Television program)

"In the hot and deadly summer of 1964, the nation could not turn away from Mississippi. Over 10 memorable weeks known as Freedom Summer, more than 700 student volunteers joined with organizers and local African Americans in a historic effort to shatter the foundations of white supremacy in one of the nation's most segregated states ... even in the face of intimidation, physical violence, and death"--Container.

System Details
DVD, NTSC, region 1, widescreen, 5.1 surround.

Language Note
English subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing.

LibraryMaterial TypeCall NumberItem AvailableCopiesStatus
Hardwood Creek Library (Forest Lake)Nonfiction DVDDVD 323.1196 FRE11Nonfiction DVDs
Oakdale LibraryNonfiction DVDDVD 323.1196 FRE11Nonfiction DVDs
R.H. Stafford Library (Woodbury)Nonfiction DVDDVD 323.1196 FRE11Nonfiction DVDs