Film, Video All-American news. [1945-06, no. 1] All American news 9 / All American news IX

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Title
All-American news. [1945-06, no. 1]
Other Title
All American news 9
All American news IX
Summary
All-American news were the first newsreels produced for a black audience. Made in the 1940s and 1950s, they were originally intended to encourage black Americans to participate in, and support the war effort, and to reflect an African-American perspective on world and national events. Highlights of this issue include a segment about Joseph Craigen, a judge in Michigan, the Karamu House in Cleveland, and a Memorial Day parade.
Contributor Names
Alexander, William D., production.
Glucksman, E. M. (Emanuel M.), production.
Barnett, Claude, 1889-1967, production.
All American News, Inc.
Created / Published
[1945]
Contents
G.I.'s have own station, broadcast programs on the Burma road (1 min., 27 sec.) -- Judge in labor field, atty. Craigen renders Michigan decisions (37 sec.) -- "Will to do" at Karamu, Cleveland settlement now $500,000 project (1 min., 5 sec.) -- Hero dead remembered, impressive parade marks Memorial Day (37 sec.) -- Troops return from Europe, first group lands at port of New York (1 min., 6 sec.).
Subject Headings
-  African Americans--Social life and customs
-  World War, 1939-1945--Participation, African American
-  Craigen, Joseph A.,--1896
-  Green, Dwight H.--(Dwight Herbert),--1897-1958
-  Harvey, James,--1845-1945
-  Karamu House
-  Memorial Day
Genre
Newsreels
Nonfiction films
Notes
-  Date in title and possible date of release are based on the Memorial Day parade in which James Harvey marched, May 25, 1945. Date taken from Beverly Review website.
-  Appearing: Joseph A. Craigen, Governor Green, James Harvey.
-  Some footage provided by the United States Army Signal Corps.
-  Cannot confirm that newsreel stories are in the same order, or on the same reel as when originally released.
-  Sources used: Moon, S., Reel Black talk, p. 3-6; Sampson, H., Blacks in black and white, p. 437-440; Wheeler, R. "News for all Americans" in American visions, Feb.-Mar. 1993, p. 40, viewed online, June 22, 2018 via Academic OneFile; Beverly Review WWW site, viewed August 1, 2018.
Medium
1 video file (digital, MPEG-4) (ca. 7 min.) : sd., b&w.
Source Collection
MacDonald (J. Fred and Leslie W.) Collection (Library of Congress)
Digital Id
https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.mbrsmi/ntscrm.2018601437
Library of Congress Control Number
2018601437
Language
Online Format
image
video
OCLC Number
20608397
Description
All-American news were the first newsreels produced for a black audience. Made in the 1940s and 1950s, they were originally intended to encourage black Americans to participate in, and support the war effort, and to reflect an African-American perspective on world and national events. Highlights of this issue include a segment about Joseph Craigen, a judge in Michigan, the Karamu House in Cleveland, and a Memorial Day parade.
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https://lccn.loc.gov/2018601437
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