Episode
Commentary of a Black Southern Bus Rider / Rosa Parks
Producing Organization
KPFA (Radio station : Berkeley, Calif.)
Contributing Organization
Pacifica Radio Archives (North Hollywood, California)
AAPB ID
cpb-aacip/28-kw57d2qp45
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Description
Rosa Parks discusses her refusal on December 1, 1955, to give up a seat on a Montgomery, Alabama bus to a white man and the resulting boycott that ensued, which was in progress at the time of this interview. The Montgomery bus boycott is widely considered to be one of the key moments of the civil rights movement.
Created
1956-04-00
Created
1962-12-20
Genres
Interview
Topics
Social Issues
Race and Ethnicity
Public Affairs
Subjects
Parks, Rosa, 1913-2005; Roger, Sidney; Protests, demonstrations, vigils, etc. -- Montgomery (Ala.); African Americans--Civil rights--History
Media type
Sound
Duration
0:16:04
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Credits
Interviewee: Parks, Rosa
Interviewer: Roger, Sidney
Producing Organization: KPFA (Radio station : Berkeley, Calif.)
AAPB Contributor Holdings
Pacifica Radio Archives
Identifier: 2192_D01 (Pacifica Radio Archives)
Format: 1/4 inch audio tape
Pacifica Radio Archives
Identifier: PRA_AAPP_BB0566_Rosa_Parks_commentary (Filename)
Format: audio/vnd.wave
Generation: Master: preservation
Duration: 0:16:04
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Citations
Chicago: “Commentary of a Black Southern Bus Rider / Rosa Parks,” 1956-04-00, Pacifica Radio Archives, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (WGBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC, accessed November 19, 2018, http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip_28-kw57d2qp45.
MLA: “Commentary of a Black Southern Bus Rider / Rosa Parks.” 1956-04-00. Pacifica Radio Archives, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (WGBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC. Web. November 19, 2018. <http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip_28-kw57d2qp45>.
APA: Commentary of a Black Southern Bus Rider / Rosa Parks. Boston, MA: Pacifica Radio Archives, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (WGBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC. Retrieved from http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip_28-kw57d2qp45