The Resource Parts of the world on segregation,, (sound recording)

Parts of the world on segregation,, (sound recording)

Label
Parts of the world on segregation,, 1957 Sept. 3
Title
Parts of the world on segregation,
Inclusive dates
1957 Sept. 3
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Larry LeSueur reports on the segregation crisis in Little Rock, Arkansas during which Governor Orval Faubus called out the Arkansas National Guard to surround a school to prevent integration. He also reports on the activities of John Casper, a rabid segregationist, in organizing White Citizens' Councils in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. Broadcast includes excerpts from a speech Casper delivered. Finally, LeSueur reports on a news conference with President Eisenhower regarding his feelings on the school desegregation issue. Eisenhower comments that you "can't change people's hearts by law."
Member of
Action
Described
Cataloging source
VIC
Format of music
not applicable
Funding information
Reformatting was funded by the National Historical Publications and Records Commission
Literary text for sound recordings
reporting
Label
Parts of the world on segregation,, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
Duration: 11 min., 34 sec
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  • The Library of Virginia
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 sound disc
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Note
  • Preservation CD was created using a Disc Makers ReflexPro4 CD by LVA, June 2004. Burned at 32X.
  • Reference CD was created using a Tascom CDRW 5000 by the Cutting Corporation, November 2003. Burned at 1X.
Other physical details
digital
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
001515372
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
ocm55748757
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

Library Locations

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