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Found in WSLS-TV (Roanoke, VA) News Film Collection, 1951 to 1971 1963 January

Leaders in the Roanoke, Va., Area Gather to Discuss the Possibility of a New Civic Center

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The WSLS-TV News Film Collection, 1951-1971, comprises anchor scripts and 16mm news film created by Roanoke, Va., television station WSLS. A grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities funded the preservation and digitization of this collection.

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1 min., 12 sec.
Representatives of the local governing bodies of the City of Roanoke, Salem, Vinton, Roanoke County, and Botetourt County, as well as members of the press, meet at the Hotel Roanoke to discuss the possibility of building a civic center with an auditorium in the Roanoke area. Roanoke Councilmember Robert Garland leads the meeting, which includes Roanoke Mayor Murray Stoller, Salem Mayor James Moyer, and Vinton Mayor Shirley Crowder.
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