Kathleen Cleaver at UC Berkeley

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KRON-TV news footage from November 26th 1968 with reporter Bob Marsden featuring an appearance by Kathleen Cleaver at the University of California Berkeley after her husband (Eldridge Cleaver) failed to show up for a guest lecture he was scheduled to give there. She accepts an award on his behalf. The clip ends with footage of a vigil in support of Eldridge Cleaver that took place outside the Cleavers' home on 2777 Pine Street in San Francisco on November 27th, 1968. Kathleen Cleaver is shown speaking to the press there. Note that additional footage from UC Berkeley and outside the Cleaver residence from these days can be viewed in KRON 136-2.

Movette Film Transfer of San Francisco remastered a 16mm positive print of this film in December 2018 in 2K resolution (2048x1556 pixels), using a Lasergraphics film scanner. Opening graphic designed by Carrie Hawks.

16mm color magnetic sound film
Digital Format
mp4 file
local newsfilm
Copyright Holder
Young Broadcasting of San Francisco, Inc.
KRON 396-4-2K

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