Black Panther Party: Free Huey Rally At Alameda County Courthouse (Updated last week)
KPIX Eyewitness news footage from August 26th 1968 featuring a rally by the Black Panther Party outside the Alameda County Courthouse in Oakland, in support of Huey P. Newton. Includes scenes of Black Panthers marching and singing: "Revolution has come / off the pigs / time to pick up the gun" and "Free Huey / Black is beautiful!"
Note that Movette Film Transfer of San Francisco remastered this 16mm positive film print in May 2017 in 2K resolution (2048x1556 pixels), using a Lasergraphics film scanner. Opening graphic designed by Carrie Hawks.
Added to San Francisco Bay Area Television Archive on May 15, 2017.
- Originally aired on: KPIX-TV
- Date aired: 8/26/68
- Recording medium: 16mm b&w co-magnetic silent/sound film
- Rights for this video belong to: CBS5 KPIX-TV
- Duration: 2:06
- Type of material: archival newsfilm
- KPIX 36441-2K-still.jpg (149.69 KB – JPEG image)
- KPIX 36441-2K.mp4 (43.72 MB – MPEG4 video)
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