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Title The Rise and fall of Jim Crow / co-production of Quest Productions, VideoLine Productions and Thirteen/WNET New York.

Published San Francisco, CA : California Newsreel, 2002.


Location Call No. Status
Physical description 1 videodisc (224 minutes) : sound, colour with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Credits Series producer, Richard Wormser ; producers, Sam Pollard, Bill Jersey, Richard Wormser ; directors, writers, Bill Jersey, Richard Wormser.
Notes Videodisc release of a 2002 television program.
Contents Promises betrayed (1865-1896) -- Fighting back (1896-1917) -- Don't shout too soon (1917-1940) -- Terror and triumph (1940-1954).
Performers Narrator, Richard Roundtree.
Summary A 4-part series offering the first comprehensive look at race relations in America between the Civil War and the Civil Rights Movement presenting the context in which the laws of segregation known as the "Jim Crow" system originated and developed.
System notes DVD.
Language notes Closed-captioned.
Other author Wormser, Richard, 1933-
Roundtree, Richard, 1942-
Jersey, Bill.
Pollard, Sam.
Cook, Samuel DuBois, 1928-2017.
Quest Productions.
VideoLine (Firm)
WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)
California Newsreel (Firm)
Subject African Americans -- Segregation -- History.
Segregation -- Law and legislation -- United States -- History.
Racism -- United States -- History.
African Americans -- Education -- History.
African Americans -- Political activity -- History.
United States -- Race relations -- History.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.