Angela Davis released on bail

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KQED News report from outside of Steve Sparacino Bail Bonds in San Jose on February 23rd 1972, featuring the release on bail of Angela Davis. Includes scenes of her supporters being interviewed for their reaction, crowds singing: "Keep your eyes on the prize!" and a press conference with one of Davis's lawyers - Howard Moore, Jr. He explains to reporters the terms and conditions of Davis's release on bail, for the sum of $102,500.

Originally aired on
KQED
Date aired
2/23/72
Recording medium
16mm b&w co-magnetic sound film
15:03
Rights for this video belong to
NCPB/KQED
Type of material
archival news film
Identifier
KQN 1523
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4669

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Wow  I cam across this video while looking for something to show my daughter about the civil rights movement.  I remember hearing about Angela when I was younger and she made me feel proud to be an African American.  Thank you for this. 

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