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Found in WSLS-TV (Roanoke, VA) News Film Collection, 1951 to 1971 1957 October

Milwaukee Celebrates World Series Victory for Braves

Digital Collection

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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Video; Online; Anchor Script; Streaming Video
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3 min., 41 sec.
Fans cheer as they watch the Braves win the World Series on television; torn up paper falls from the sky like confetti and people fill the streets in celebration; traffic is directed by police officers and men and women dance across the street; a man is interviewed about his reaction to the Braves' win; crowds gather at Milwaukee's General Mitchell Field to greet the Braves; Lew Burdette and Warren Spahn wave to fans from a car.
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