Greyhound Building and Freedom Riders Documentary (Expanded from 2009)

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Title

Greyhound Building and Freedom Riders Documentary (Expanded from 2009)

Subject

History
Civil Rights
Architecture

Description

This documentary from filmmaker Steven Nero reveals the importance of DC's Greyhound Bus Station as an important part of Civil Rights history. It was from this station that the Freedom Rides began; testing the governments will and ability to uphold the court decision desegregating buses traveling between states. The film includes interviews with some of the original Freedom Riders.

Creator

Nero, Steven

Source

Grant: 10-DCCHP-14

Date

2010

Format

DVD

Language

English

Type

Moving Image

Identifier

08.DCCHP.2010

Coverage

Ward 2
Downtown

Moving Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

DVD

Duration

00:12:25

Compression

.mpg

Producer

Nero, Steven

Director

Nero, Steven

Geolocation

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