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Found in WSLS-TV (Roanoke, VA) News Film Collection, 1951 to 1971 1969 January

Roanoke County Board Chairman Charles H. Osterhoudt Speaks at Total Action Against Poverty'S Public Meeting on the Treatment of Black People in Roanoke, Va.

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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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Total Action Against Poverty, a nonprofit organization dedicated to community action and progress, holds a public meeting concerning the treatment of African Americans in Roanoke, Va. At the meeting, Roanoke County Chairman Charles H. Osterhoudt highlights the quarrel between tolerant and non-tolerant Caucasians.
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