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Found in WSLS-TV (Roanoke, VA) News Film Collection, 1951 to 1971 1965 January

Center City Land for Sale in Staunton, Va., Urban Renewal Project

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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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Online; Video; Streaming Video; Anchor Script
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1 min., 32 sec.
Land in the city blocks demolished in the Central Avenue Urban Renewal Project in Staunton, Va., is now for sale. Director of the Staunton Redevelopment and Housing Authority enterprise William E. Ayers surveys part of the leveled site currently used as a parking lot. Footage includes the downtown Staunton Holiday Inn and various views of the project.
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