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News film clip of Father Groppi and the Commandos at the site of the burned out the Freedom House, August 30, 1967 (with sound)

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Creator:WTMJ-TV
Creator:NAACP Youth Council Commandos
Title:News film clip of Father Groppi and the Commandos at the site of the burned out the Freedom House, August 30, 1967 (with sound)
Date:1967 Aug. 30
Description:

Short clip of Father Groppi and the Commandos affirming their right to protest, and saying that they "follow the most radical civil rights leader there is, Jesus Christ," and that they are willing to die.

15th Street Freedom House--Wisconsin--Milwaukee

Daily footage. August 30, 1967, segment 6.

Types:Moving Image | Film
Subjects:Groppi, James, 1930-1985 | McKinney, Prentice | National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. Youth Council | Press conferences--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Race relations | Milwaukee (Wis.)--Race Relations | Civil rights workers--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | African American civil rights workers--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | African Americans--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | African Americans--Civil rights | African Americans--Civil rights--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | African Americans--Social conditions--20th century | Race discrimination--Wisconsin--Milwaukee--History--20th century | Race discrimination--Law and legislation--Wisconsin--Milwaukee--History--20th century | Milwaukee (Wis.)--Race relations--History--20th century | Wisconsin--Race relations--History--20th century | Civil rights demonstrations--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Equality before the law--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Assembly, Right of--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Freedom of speech--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Microphone | Youth--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | African American youth--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Catholic Church--Clergy | Catholics--United State | Discrimination--Religious aspects | Race relations--Religious aspects--Christianity | Religion and politics--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Clergy--Wisconsin--Milwaukee | Jesus Christ--Crucifixion | Jesus Christ--Example | Jesus Christ--Influence | Jesus Christ--Political and social views | Milwaukee (Wis.)
Collection:March on Milwaukee: Civil Rights History Project
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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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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