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Series
Ten O'Clock News
Series
Mel King with Jesse Jackson, Part 1
Contributing Organization
WGBH (Boston, Massachusetts)
AAPB ID
cpb-aacip/15-h707w67d10
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Description
Campaigners hold Mel King for Mayor signs in English, Chinese, and Spanish, and sell t-shirts and caps outside Concord Baptist Church in South End. King gets out of limousine with Jesse Jackson. Inside they shake hands and raise linked arms before Rainbow Coalition press conference. King introduces Jackson as ?country preacher.? Jackson recounts 20 years of progress in America toward freedom and equality. He commends King for his efforts to leverage power of black people, and endorses him for mayor of Boston. King presents Jackson with a copy of King's book, Chain of Change. Jackson takes questions about the role of minorities in the Democratic Party and his potential campaign for the 1984 Democratic presidential nomination. reel 1 of 2.
Created
1984-00-00
Asset type
Raw Footage
Genres
News
Topics
News
Subjects
Jackson, Jesse, 1941-; African Americans -- Politics and government; Democratic Party (U.S.); political campaigns; Press conferences; African American politicians; African Americans -- Civil rights; King, Mel
Publisher
WGBH Educational Foundation, Publisher
Rights
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Media type
Moving Image
Duration
00:19:01;03
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Citation
Chicago: “Ten O'Clock News; Mel King with Jesse Jackson, Part 1,” 1984-00-00, WGBH, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (WGBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC, accessed April 20, 2018, http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip_15-h707w67d10.
MLA: “Ten O'Clock News; Mel King with Jesse Jackson, Part 1.” 1984-00-00. WGBH, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (WGBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC. Web. April 20, 2018. <http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip_15-h707w67d10>.
APA: Ten O'Clock News; Mel King with Jesse Jackson, Part 1. Boston, MA: WGBH, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (WGBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC. Retrieved from http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip_15-h707w67d10