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Title The Black press [videorecording] : soldiers without swords / produced and directed by Stanley Nelson ; written by Jill Nelson ... [et al.].

Imprint [United States] : Half Nelson Productions ; San Francisco, CA : California Newsreel [distributor], c1998.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library DVD, Non-Fiction    070.89 BLA    Available
Description 1 videodisc (86 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Credits Camera, Bobby Shepard, Rick Butler; editor, Lewis Erskine; music, Ron Carter.
Performer Narrator: Joe Morton.
Summary Presents a history of African-American newspapers and journalism from the mid-19th century through the 20th century. Tells of the struggles against censorship and discrimination and for freedom of the press, with commentary by historians, journalists, and photojournalists.
System Details DVD.
Language Closed-captioned.
Subject Black press (Television program)
African American newspapers -- History.
African American journalists -- Biography.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Nelson, Stanley, 1955-
Half Nelson Productions, Inc.
California Newsreel (Firm)
Added Title Soldiers without swords

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