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Video footage of activism on the Queens College campus, 1966.

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Title

Video footage of activism on the Queens College campus, 1966.

Description

The image at right is a still from a 9 minute video of activism on the Queens College campus in 1966. The footage shows unsanctioned student distribution of The Free Press, SDS members on campus, college construction, the three-day Fast for Peace in Vietnam, and the New York City Peace Parade down Fifth Avenue. Originally shot on 8mm film, the video was transferred first to VHS and then to DVD by Mr. Berman. Click HERE to view the full video on YouTube.

Subject

Freedom of the press - United States;
Student activities - United States;
Student publications;
Student movements - United States;
Students for a Democratic Society (U.S.)

Creator

Berman, Andrew

Source

AndrewBermanCollection.Box1.Folder10

Publisher

Queens College Department of Special Collections and Archives (New York, N.Y.)

Date

c. 1966

Date Created

2010-11-22

Rights

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Format

Image
JPEG

Extent

29381 bytes

Language

English

Type

Moving Image

Spatial Coverage

Queens (N.Y.)

Transcription

N/A, no audio

Original Format

8mm film
Footage was originally shot on 8mm film, then transferred to VHS and DVD. Archival master is .VOB converted to .AVI for YouTube viewing.

Duration

9 minutes, 43 seconds

Citation

Berman, Andrew, “Video footage of activism on the Queens College campus, 1966.,” Queens College Civil Rights Archives, accessed May 23, 2022, http://archives.qc.cuny.edu/civilrights/items/show/94.

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