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[Dirksen, Senator Everett. Remarks on civil rights]

Repository: Dirksen Congressional Center

Collection Description (CRHP): Senator Everett Dirksen, a consistent supporter of civil rights efforts, gave a number of press conferences and talk show interviews about the subject. Included in the Dirksen Center holdings are videocassette recordings of the following remarks:

February 28, 1957: Civil Rights (57/2/28-1)
June 24, 1963: The Civil Rights Story (63/6/24-1, 1a)
April 20, 1964: Civil Rights and the Legislative Process (64/4/20-1)
June 6, 1964: The Long Hard Furrow (64/6/6-1)
March 15, 1965: The Old Problem of Voting Rights (65/3/15-1, 1a)
June 13, 1966: The Civil Rights Story Thus Far (66/6/13-1)
February 8, 1968: The Continuing Battle of Civil Rights (68/2/8-1)
March 4, 1968: Civil Rights Issue Again (68/3/4-1)

Date(s): 1957-1968

Digital Status: No

Extent: 10 videocassettes (VHS)

Language: English

Interviewees: Everett Dirksen

Rights (CRHP): Contact the repository which holds the collection for information on rights

Subjects:

Civil rights--Cases
Politicians
Suffrage
United States. Civil Rights Act of 1964
United States. Voting Rights Act of 1965

Genres:

Interviews
Sound recordings
Transcripts
Videorecordings

 

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