Kim Robertson & Labor Department visit Alcatraz

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KPIX's Mike Lee interviews members of the Labor Department at Fisherman's Wharf in San Francisco on December 10th 1969, who are negotiating how to address the demands of American Indians occupying Alcatraz Island. Lee interviews Kim Robertson who explains how in relation to manpower administration programs, the Indians: "Want more of their own self selection ... They want a greater role in helping run programs." He also points out: "They're concerned about continuing and improving the American Studies program at San Francisco State."

Originally aired on
KPIX Eye on the Bay News
Date aired
12/10/1969
Recording medium
16mm color magnetic sound film
3:46
Rights for this video belong to
CBS5 KPIX-TV
Type of material
archival news film
Event
Occupation of Alcatraz
Identifier
KPIX 100867
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3566

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