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Hampton, Henry 1940-1998

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Most widely held works by Henry Hampton
Eyes on the prize( Visual )

54 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,590 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
Voices of freedom : an oral history of the civil rights movement from the 1950s through the 1980s by Henry Hampton( Book )

24 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in English and held by 2,975 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eyewitness accounts of three decades of civil rights history
The Great Depression by Hans F Sennholz( Visual )

15 editions published between 1993 and 2016 in English and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This 7-part series on the Great Depression uses newsreels, archival photographs and footage, Hollywood films, and eyewitness accounts to re-create the time, from the end of the Roaring Twenties to the outbreak of the Second World War, when economic forces, political change, and social turmoil transformed the nation
Eyes on the prize II : America at the racial crossroads, 1965-1985( Visual )

16 editions published between 1989 and 1994 in English and held by 275 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
Eyes on the prize. America's civil rights movement( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The promised land (1967-1968) : "Hear leaders and activists reflect on Martin Luther Kings, Jr's crusade to overcome the fragmenting civil rights movement. King and the Southern Christian Leadership Conference (SCLC) organize a multiracial Poor People's March to Washington, D.C. A peaceful protest of striking Memphis sanitation workers ends in tragedy when an assassin's bullet takes King's life. A hundred cities explode in riots and the murder of Robert Kennedy shortly after adds to the darkness"--Container
Eyes on the prize. America's civil rights movement( Visual )

3 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in English and held by 253 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
Two Societies 1965-1968( Visual )

8 editions published between 1989 and 2006 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program explores the civil rights movement's first attempt at organizaing 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 looks at the 1967 uprising in Detroit as Blacks and the police clash on city streets
Back to the movement, 1979-mid 1980s( Visual )

5 editions published between 1989 and 1992 in English and held by 175 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
Ain't gonna shuffle no more 1964-1972 by Henry Hampton( Visual )

11 editions published between 1986 and 2006 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This video illustrates the pervasiveness of the black consciousness movement throughout the country in the mid-1960s and early 1970s. Describes the student movement at Howard University for black studies and explores the "coming of age" of black politicians and political activists through a description of the National Black Political Convention at Gary, Indiana
Awakenings 1954-1956 by Henry Hampton( Visual )

8 editions published between 1986 and 2017 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Awakenings (1954-1956) : Covers two events that helped to focus the nation's attention on the rights of black Americans: the 1955 lynching in Mississippi of 14-year-old Emmett Till and the 1955-56 Montgomery, Ala. boycott. Also shows southern race relations at mid-century and witnesses the awakening of individuals to their own courage and power. 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
A Nation of Law? 1968-1971( Visual )

6 editions published between 1989 and 2006 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

By the late 1960s, the anger in poorer urban areas over charges of police brutality was smoldering. In Chicago, Fred Hampton formed a Black Panther Party Chapter. During this same period, inmates at New York's Attica prison took over the prison in an effort to publicize intolerable conditions
Eyes on the prize by Julian Bond( Visual )

8 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mississippi : is this America? (1962-1964) : Focuses on the right to vote. Tells how the black citizens who had been denied the right to vote stepped forward and demanded a place in the political process. Medgar Evers, Michael Schwerner, Andrew Goodman, James Chaney, and others, died trying to help them. Shows the formation of the Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party to challenge the 1964 Democratic Party Convention
Eyes on the prize : America's civil rights years( Visual )

4 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Third in a six-part documentary series on the American civil rights movement. This episode chronicles the courage displayed by thousands of young people and college students who joined the ranks of the civil rights movement and gave it new direction. In 1960, lunch counter sit-ins spread across the South, many organized by the new, energetic Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee. In 1961, on the Freedom Rides, many young people faced violence and defied death threats as they labored to obliterate segregation in interstate bus travel below the Mason-Dixon Line. The growing movement toward racial equality influenced the 1960 Presidential campaign, and federal rights versus states' rights became an issue
Eyes on the prize : America's civil rights movement( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 14 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 II( Visual )

2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This video explores the southern civil rights movement's first attempt at organizing in the North - Chicago. It presents the frustration and desire for change felt by black residents of northern cities, looks at the 1967 uprising in Detroit (the largest civil disorder of its kind in recent history), and witnesses a president who turns his attention away from civil rights, presaging an end to an era
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Voices of freedom : an oral history of the civil rights movement from the 1950s through the 1980s
Alternative Names
Hampton, Henry E. 1940-1998

Henry Hampton American film director

Henry Hampton Amerikaans filmregisseur (1940-1998)

Henry Hampton director de cine estadounidense

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English (180)

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Voices of freedom : an oral history of the civil rights movement from the 1950s through the 1980s