The Aftermath of George Jackson's Death

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A compilation of KRON-TV Newswatch footage shot in the weeks following the killing of activist George Jackson at San Quentin prison on August 21st 1971. Features interviews and press conferences with: Dr. Carlton Goodlett; Ron Dellums; Mervyn Dymally; Raymond K. Procunier (Director of the California Department of Corrections); a coroner and Mrs. Frank DeLeon, wife of one of the prison guards killed at San Quentin. Also includes views of San Quentin prison and of crowds assembling to support the "Challenge Corps" movement. Opening graphic designed by Carrie Hawks.

Type of material
local newsfilm
16mm color magnetic sound/silent film
Rights for this video belong to
Young Broadcasting of San Francisco, Inc.
Date aired
August/September 1971
Originally aired on
KRON 5826

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