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News film clip of press conference with Milwaukee County Supervisor Richard Nowakowski, August 30, 1967 (with sound)

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Title:News film clip of press conference with Milwaukee County Supervisor Richard Nowakowski, August 30, 1967 (with sound)
Date:1967 Aug. 30

Footage of Milwaukee County Supervisor Richard Nowakowski speaking at a press conference after a night of marches and violence on the South Side of Milwaukee. He does not justify the actions of the residents, but claims that Father Groppi's tactics and attitude contributed to the violence.

Daily footage. August 30, 1967, segment 2.

Types:Moving Image | Film
Subjects:Nowakowski, Richard B. | Groppi, James, 1930-1985 | Race relations | Milwaukee (Wis.)--Race relations | Municipal officials and employees--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Press conferences--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Public relations--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Publicity--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Microphone | Discrimination in housing | Housing--Law and legislation--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Housing--Law and legislation--Wisconsin | Housing law in mass media--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | City dwellers--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Wisconsin--Politics and government | Milwaukee (Wis.)--Politics and government | Legislation--Wisconsin | Legislation--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Discrimination in public accommodations--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Discrimination in public accommodations--Law and legislation--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Clergy | African american clergy | Citizens' associations--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Radicalism--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Agitation (Psychology)--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Toleration--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Picketing--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Recreation areas--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Picnic grounds--Public use--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Civil rights workers--Protection | Violence--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Nonviolence--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Discrimination in housing--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Riots--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Race riots--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Parks--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Race relations | Milwaukee (Wis.)--Race relations | Violence--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Riot control--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Civil rights--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Civil rights workers--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | African American civil rights workers--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Civil rights--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Civil rights movements--United States--History--20th century | Civil rights movements--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Demonstrations--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Civil rights demonstrations--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | African Americans--Social conditions--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | African Americans--Civil rights--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Political activists--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Youth--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | African American youth--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | 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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