News film clip of interview with Mayor Henry Maier about the civil disturbance, held July 31, 1967 (with sound)

News film clip of interview with Mayor Henry Maier about the civil disturbance, held July 31, 1967 (with sound)

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Title:News film clip of interview with Mayor Henry Maier about the civil disturbance, held July 31, 1967 (with sound)
Date:1967 July 31

Portion of a press conference, understood to be July 31, 1967, in which Mayor Henry Maier summarizes the actions taken in response to the civil disturbance. He discusses having set up the "hotline" to the Governor's office, contacting Washington D.C., and calling the National Guard.

Civil disturbance of July 30, 1967

Daily footage. From July 31, 1967 segment 5.

Types:Moving Image | Film
Subjects:Maier, Henry W., 1918- | Knowles, Warren P. | Clark, Ramsey, 1927- | Breier, Harold A., 1911-1998 | Moher, James R., 1904-1988 | Wisconsin. National Guard | Mayors--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Governors--Wisconsin | Attorneys general--United States | Press conferences--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Microphone | Police--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Police chiefs--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Police--Supply and demand--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Fire departments--Officials and employees | Fire fighters--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Fire chiefs--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Arson--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Fires--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Race relations | Milwaukee (Wis.)--Race relations | Milwaukee (Wis.)--Politics and government | Public safety--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Civil rights demonstrations--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Civil rights movements--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Milwaukee (Wis.)--Social conditions | Violence--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Violence--Forecasting | Curfews--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Bars (Drinking establishments)--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Riots--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Race riots--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Riot control--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Social conflict--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Emergency management--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Offenses against property--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Vandalism--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Municipal officials and employees--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Race relations | Milwaukee (Wis.)--Race relations | Milwaukee (Wis.)--Race relations--History--20th century | Milwaukee (Wis.)--Social conditions--20th century | Communication--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Smoking--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Tobacco use--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Flags--United States | Banners--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Wisconsin. National Guard | City halls--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Milwaukee (Wis.) | Milwaukee County (Wis.)
Institution:University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Libraries
Online Publisher:Milwaukee, Wis. : University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Libraries
Original Material:

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

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March On Milwaukee - Civil Rights History Project

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