San Francisco Police Strike, II (1975)

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KRON-TV News footage from August 19th 1975 featuring a strike by San Francisco's police department. Includes views of a police picket line, scenes of police arriving at City Hall for negotiations and a voice over summary by reporter Jack Bates. Ends with excepts from a press conference by Mayor Jospeh Alioto. Opening graphic designed by Carrie Hawks.

Thanks to Michael Semler for identifying future Supervisor Dan White (1946-85), visible on-screen walking the picket line in the opening 30 seconds of this newsfilm clip.

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Date aired
Recording medium
16mm magnetic color/sound film
Rights for this video belong to
Nexstar Media Group, Inc.
Type of material
local newsfilm
KRON 4015-5

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