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Hampton, Henry 1940-1998

Overview
Works: 236 works in 402 publications in 1 language and 13,056 library holdings
Genres: History  Sources  Personal narratives  Biography 
Roles: Producer, Creator, Interviewee, Production personnel
Classifications: E185.61, 323.1196073
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Henry Hampton
Voices of freedom : an oral history of the civil rights movement from the 1950s through the 1980s by Henry Hampton ( Book )
15 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in English and held by 3,014 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Eyewitness accounts of three decades of civil rights history
Eyes on the prize America's civil rights years ( Visual )
21 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in English and held by 1,617 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The definitive story of the Civil Rights era from the point of view of the ordinary men and women whose extraordinary actions launched a movement that changed the fabric of American life, and embodied a struggle whose reverberations are felt today
Eyes on the prize ( Visual )
13 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 1,357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Vols. 1-3 tell the story of America's civil rights years from 1954 to 1965; vols. 4-7 examine the new America from 1966 to 1985, from community power to the human alienation of urban poverty
Eyes on the prize America's civil rights years, 1954-1965 ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in English and held by 608 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The definitive story of the Civil Rights era from the point of view of the ordinary men and women whose extraordinary actions launched a movement that changed the fabric of American life, and embodied a struggle whose reverberations are felt today
The Great Depression ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in English and held by 478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Summary: This 7-part documentary on the Great Depression uses newsreels, archival photographs and footage, eyewitness accounts to re-create the era, from the end of the Roaring Twenties to the outbreat of the Second World War, to portray life in the United States during the Great Depression
Malcolm X make it plain ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This definitive biography weaves together interviews, archival footage, photographs, and an original score to portray the fascinating intellectual journey of a complex man whose ideas resonate today."--Container
Eyes on the prize II America at the racial crossroads, 1965-1985 ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1989 and 1992 in English and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A sequel to the original six-part series, Eyes on the prize -- Part II chronicles the remarkable struggle for civil rights, a social movement that has been termed the "Second American Revolution." This documentary series examines the entire spectrum of this revolution: from community power in the schools to "Black Power" in the streets ; from police confrontations in neighborhoods to political confrontation in city government ; from the growing awareness of black pride to the human alienation of urban poverty. Profiles the various groups and their leaders in detail while presenting the general history of the eventful years between 1964 and 1985
The Promised land 1967-1968 by Henry Hampton ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1989 and 2006 in English and held by 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the final year of Martin Luther King's life, the movement turned its attention to the economic issues confronting the nation and the ramblings of a far off war in Vietnam. Moved by the increasing level of poverty, King and his followers organized the Poor People's Campaign, a march of the poor to Washington, D.C. where they would build Resurrection City. After King's assassination in Memphis in 1968, his followers struggled to maintain the campaign. Part 4 of 8
America's war on poverty ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in English and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines the extent of poverty in the U.S. in the prosperous 1960's and the federal anti-poverty programs created during the Johnson administration to promote education, job-training, community action, and basic health care, such as Legal Services, VISTA, and Head Start
Eyes on the prize. America's civil rights movement ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fighting back (1957-1962) : Covers stories detailing the confrontation between state and federal governments over enforcement of the law of equality, which marked an escalation in the struggle for civil rights from which there was no turning back
Eyes on the prize. America's civil rights movement ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
No easy walk (1961-1963) : Visits the cities where the tactics of nonviolent protest met both success and failure. Also covers the high point of those emotional times, the 1963 March on Washington, and the violence that followed
Eyes on the prize. America's civil rights movement ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bridge to freedom (1965) : When civil rights protesters marching from Selma to Montgomery, Alabama were assaulted by police, national outrage over the brutality led to President Johnson providing the protection of federal troops, and ultimately to the Voting Rights Act of 1965
Eyes on the prize. America's civil rights movement ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Power! (1966-1968) : Across America, the call for "Black Power" mobilizes communities for change in strikingly different ways as told through the perspectives of Black Panther Party members, teachers, and politicians. -- container
Eyes on the prize. America's civil rights movement ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A nation of law? (1968-1971) : civil rights activists and government officials provide unprecedented insight into the sometimes violent and unethical response to black activism from local and federal law enforcement agencies. FBI Director J. Edgar Hoover declares the Black Panthers the number one threat to internal security. Urban rebellion, campus unrest, and the killing of two Black Panther leaders result in a "law and order" crackdown that has tragic results at New York's Attica State Correctional Facility. -- container
Eyes on the prize. America's civil rights movement ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The keys to the kingdom (1974-1980) : Famous and lesser-known participants recount the remedies used to solve the problems of discrimination in schools and the workplace. For blacks and whites in Boston, court-ordered busing proves an unpopular means of integrating schools. Atlanta's first black mayor, Maynard Jackson pursues affirmative action to help combat the city's poverty rate. The Bakke Supreme Court case challenges affirmative action when a white man sues a university on grounds of "reverse discrimination". -- container
Eyes on the prize. America's civil rights movement ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two societies (1965-1968) : Chicago ... Detroit ... the Kerner Commission. Examine the color lines outside of the south with rarely seen, personal testimony by Jesse Jackson, Andrew Young, and others who survived the times. -- container
Two societies 1965-1968 by Julian Bond ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1989 and 2006 in English and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This program explores the civil rights movement's first attempt at organizing in the north, as Martin Luther King Jr. and the Southern Christian Leadership Conference go to Chicago. Their strategies come up against the powerful political machinery of Mayor Richard Daley. Also look at the 1967 uprising in Detroit as blacks and the police clash on city streets
The Time has come 1964-1966 ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1989 and 2006 in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this program, the sense of urgency and anger in the black communities in the North is articulated by Malcolm X, a minister of the Nation of Islam. It shows his influence both within the civil rights movement and outside and the the influence of his philosophy on the staff of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC) as they organize and issue the call for "Black power" in 1966 in Mississippi
The Keys to the kingdom, 1974-1980 ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1989 and 2006 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines the relationship between law and popular struggle. In Boston, black parents organized to improve their children's education. In Atlanta, Mayor Maynard Jackson, the city's first black mayor, tries to guarantee black involvement in the construction of Atlanta's airport
Back to the movement, 1979-mid 1980s ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines two cities, one in the south, the other in the north. In Miami, Florida, viewers witness the destruction of a black community. In the North, we see how Harold Washington gets elected as Chicago's first black mayor
 
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Hampton, Henry E. 1940-1998
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