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Civil Rights Hearing/Freedom Riders

*Possibly Civil Rights Advisory Board hearing. (Dec. 1961) Among those at the hearing are Dr. A.B. Beittel, Medgar Evers, William Higgs, Tom Johnson, Dr. A.B. Britton and Rev. Murray Cox. Scene changes to Beittel with the Freedom Riders at the courthouse in Jackson. This is for the arraignment of the Freedom Riders. Rev. C.T. Vivian and James Bevel are shown walking up steps of the courthouse.


Reel D18 LCN 873
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