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Freedom riders : a film / [written, produced and directed] by Stanley Nelson.

Arsenault, Raymond. Freedom riders. (Added Author). Nelson, Stanley, 1955- (Author, Director, Producer). PBS Distribution (Firm) (Added Author). Findaway World, LLC. (Added Author).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library VIEW 323.119 FRE (Text) 39206020969281 Migrated Items With No Legacy Location Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781615878307 :
  • ISBN: 1615878300 :
  • Physical Description: 1 video media player (approximately 2 hr.) : digital ; 3 1/2 x 4 1/2 in.
  • Publisher: [Solon, Ohio] : Playaway View : [2012]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from Playaway View label.
Release date supplied by publisher.
Previously released by PBS Distribution, c2012.
Issued on Playaway View, a dedicated video media player.
Powered by rechargable battery ; container includes one electrical power adapter.
Earphones not required for audio playback.
Based in part on the book Freedom riders : 1961 and the struggle for racial justice by Raymond Arsenault.
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Originally broadcast as an episode of "American experience" on PBS in 2010.
Summary, etc.:
Documents the story of a group of civil rights activists who traveled by bus in the South during 1961 to challenge segregated travel facilities.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 8 to adult.
Subject: Civil rights movements > United States > History.
Civil rights workers > United States > History.
African Americans > Civil rights > History > 20th century.
Digital recordings.
Genre: Historical television programs.
Documentary television programs.
Nonfiction television programs.

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