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Title
Berkeley Free Speech and Apollo 8
Creator
KOVR
McCarthy, Eugene J., 1916-2005
McGhee, Milton L
Chavez, Cesar, 1927-1993
Seale, Bobby, 1936-
Ginsberg, Allen, 1926-1997
Date Created and/or Issued
1968
Contributing Institution
Center for Sacramento History
Collection
California Revealed from Center for Sacramento History
Rights Information
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Description
KOVR-TV news footage of the University of California, Berkeley during the Free Speech movement showing gatherings and music on campus and city parks; U.S. Senator Eugene McCarthy rally; Cesar Chavez speaking and being interview; Mayor Milton McGee speaks in front of the California State Capitol Building in Sacramento; Poet Allen Ginsberg sings the Hare Krishna and is interviewed. There are some interviews towards the end that show lab workers at Sacramento's Aerojet Labs watching the splashdown of the Apollo 8 mission, a NASA project the company worked on. The final clip seems to be of a Free Huey rally and shows Bobby Seale speaking and Kathleen Cleaver is seen standing next to him.
Written on loose film leader in container: "Free Speech; Milton McGhee 1st blk mayor / Sacto.; 1970's"
Type
moving image
Format
Reversal
Original
Sound
Color
16mm film
Form/Genre
Nonfiction films
Extent
1 Reel of 1
00:18:52
Identifier
2016/009/KOVR00137
casacsh_000601
Language
English
Subject
Project Apollo (U.S.)
Protest and social movements
Counterculture
Hippies
Political activists
Presidential campaigns
Black Panther Movement
Free Speech Movement (Berkeley, Calif.)
Time Period
1967
Place
Berkeley (Calif.)
Provenance
Center for Sacramento History
California Revealed is supported by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, administered in California by the State Librarian.

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