The Civil Rights History Project: Survey of Collections and Repositories
Integration--25th anniversary of first black cadets at VMI
Repository: Virginia Military Institute. Archives
Collection Description (CRHP): This local PBS feature, titled "Integration--25th Anniversary of First Black Cadets at VMI" (1989) deals with the first five black students to enter the Virginia Military Institute and includes interviews of the three that graduated. It also has contemporary footage of black students at VMI.
Access Copy Note: This video recording is part of the VMI Archives' media collection.
Digital Status: No
Extent: 1 video recording
Related Archival Items: VMI Archives also has a reference file about integration exists that includes related news clippings as well as a subject file on integration that includes relevant correspondence, orders, and other materials.
Rights (CRHP): Contact the repository which holds the collection for information on rights
African American college students--Virginia
Civil rights movements--Virginia
Virginia Military Institute