Item Details

Found in WSLS-TV (Roanoke, VA) News Film Collection, 1951 to 1971 1968 August

Delegate Vic Thomas Speaks in an Interview About the Violence at the 1968 Democratic National Convention Held in Chicago, Ill.

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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Format
Video; Online; Streaming Video
Release Date
08/14/68
Run Time
1 min., 50 sec.
Sound
Mag
Color
color
Abstract
Delegate Vic Thomas describes the violence at the 1968 Democratic National Convention in Chicago, Ill. Thomas recalls about 3000 people agitating guards in the streets near the hotel where the convention was held.
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