Title

"An address to faculty and students on the historical roots of black power"

Speakers

Louis E. Lomax

Date

12-2-1968

Streaming Media

Length

1 hour

Notes

Lomax, a journalist and writer, started his career writing for the Afro-American and the Chicago Defender and went on to become the first African-American television journalist. Lomax wrote articles on civil rights, Black Power, and the Nation of Islam for such publications as Harper's, The Nation, and New Leader. [Note: Sound volume cuts out and decreases from 51:07 to 51:53 minutes]

Transferred and preserved by Portland State University Library’s Special Collections with the generous support of the Institute of Museum and Library Services through the Library Services and Technology Act, administered by the Oregon State Library.

Subjects

Civil rights, Black power -- History

Original Format

Reel to reel, 3.75 ips, dual track

Rights

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Persistent Identifier

http://archives.pdx.edu/ds/psu/11273

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