At the river I stand / a film by David Appleby, Allison Graham, Steven John Ross ; a production of Memphis State University, Department of Theatre and Communication Arts

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Subjects: Civil rights movements--Tennessee--Memphis
Sanitation Workers Strike, Memphis, Tenn., 1968
Documentary films
Memphis (Tenn.)--Officials and employees
AFSCME
King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968--Assassination
Formats: Video Recording, Laserdisc
Material Type: Projected medium -- Monograph
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: San Francisco, CA : California Newsreel, 1993
LC Classification: H, HD
Physical Description: 1 videodisc (ca. 56 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in
Additional Authors: Director : Appleby, David, 1948-
Graham, Allison
Ross, Steven John
Winfield, Paul
Memphis State University. Dept. of Theatre and Communication Arts
Notes: Paul Winfield, narrator
Summary: Documentary of two 1968 events in the civil rights movement-- the sanitation workers strike in Memphis, Tennessee and the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Shows how the Black community, local civil rights leaders, and AFSCME mobilized behind the strikers in mass demonstrations and a boycott of downtown businesses
OCLC Number: 56590454