America's War on Poverty (PBS)

 

Name
Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.) (Broadcaster)
Baraka, Amiri, 1934-2014 (Interviewee)
Newman, Oscar (Former owner)
Title
America's War on Poverty (PBS)
Abstract
"City of Promise" and "In Service to America", First half of a documentary series about activism and community organizing in Newark, New Jersey during the 1960s
Collection Name
Oscar Newman papers
Archival Context
Series VIII: A/V Material
Subjects
Poverty; Economic assistance, Domestic; Poverty--Government policy; Police brutality; Black power; Urban renewal; Newark (N.J.); United Community Corporation (Newark, N.J.); King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968; Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines), 1908-1973
Format
video recordings
Genre
Documentary television programs
Date
1995
Physical Description
1 video file (111 minutes)
Note
Original format: VHS
Language
English
Library Location
Avery Architectural & Fine Arts Library, Columbia University
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Also In
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Persistent URL
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-66p1-an29