James Meredith Press Conference

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KPIX News footage from January 31st 1963 featuring brief scenes from a press conference by James Meredith, who was the first African American student admitted to the University of Mississippi in 1962 (it practiced racial segregation at the time). Also includes views of outside the graduate school there.

Originally aired on
KPIX-TV
Date aired
1/31/1963
Recording medium
16mm b&w, optical sound film
1:00
Rights for this video belong to
CBS5 KPIX-TV
Type of material
archival newsfilm
Identifier
KPIX 17718
Views
2337

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