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News film clips of the second fair housing march and the Freedom House fire, August 29, 1967 (silent)

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Title:News film clips of the second fair housing march and the Freedom House fire, August 29, 1967 (silent)
Date:1967 Aug. 29

Footage of the events on August 29, 1967 including the fair housing march and the Freedom House burning. Scenes include the 16th Street Viaduct (now the Father Groppi Bridge), the Milwaukee Police Department, Father Groppi and marchers, and counter-demonstrators on the South Side.

16th Street Bridge--Wisconsin--Milwaukee; 15th Street Freedom House--Wisconsin--Milwaukee; South Side--Wisconsin--Milwaukee

Daily footage. August 29, 1967, segments 3 and 4.

Types:Moving Image | Film
Subjects:Groppi, James, 1930-1985 | Police--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Riot helmets--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Riot control agents--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Tear gas--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Truncheons--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Police--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Police--Equipment and supplies | Police--Uniforms | Automobiles--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Plaques, plaquettes--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Dwellings--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Wooden-frame houses--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Arson--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Offenses against property--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Fire | Fire departments--Officials and employees | Fire fighters--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Night work--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Rescue work--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Fire extinction--Equipment and supplies | Arson--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Fires--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Offenses against property--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Vandalism--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | School buses--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Race relations | Milwaukee (Wis.)--Race relations | Signs and signboards--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Vietnam War, 1961-1975--Public opinion | Confederate States of America. Army--Flags | United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Flags | Emblems--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Prejudices--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Racism--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Civil rights demonstrations--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Discrimination in housing--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Civil rights workers--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | African American civil rights workers--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Demonstrations--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Milwaukee (Wis.)--Social conditions | Riots--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Race riots--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Riot control--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Social conflict--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Violence--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Streets--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Traffic flow--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Traffic signs and signals--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Pedestrians | Sidewalks--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Race relations | Milwaukee (Wis.)--Race relations | Milwaukee (Wis.)--Race relations--History--20th century | Milwaukee (Wis.)--Social conditions--20th century | United States, Wisconsin, Milwaukee County, Milwaukee, 43.0389025, -87.9064736
Collection:March on Milwaukee: Civil Rights History Project
Institution:Golda Meir Library (University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Libraries)
Contributors:Wisconsin Historical Society
Original Material:

Milwaukee Journal Stations Records, 1922-1997, WTMJ-TV News Film Archives, Wisconsin Historical Society

Rights and Usage:

Copyright Journal Broadcast Group. Footage and pictures used with permission of WTMJ-TV, Milwaukee and the Journal Broadcast Group. The footage cannot be printed, broadcast or used as an interactive element or in any future medium, not yet defined, without the direct, written consent of WTMJ-TV and the Journal Broadcast Group.

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March On Milwaukee - Civil Rights History Project

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