American Indians swim onto Alcatraz island
KRON News report from November 9th 1969 by Mike Mills featuring scenes of American Indian activists dancing on San Francisco's Vista Pier, catching a ride on the Monte Cristo yacht and swimming over to Alcatraz Island (in one case being pulled out of San Francisco Bay onto a boat). Also includes views of Mohawk Richard Oakes reading a proclamation to reporters (with Al Miller) and of Adam Fortunate Eagle on the Monte Cristo.
- Originally aired on
- Date aired
- Recording medium
- 16mm color, magnetic sound film
- Rights for this video belong to
- Young Broadcasting of San Francisco, Inc.
- Type of material
- archival newsfilm
- KRON 677-2