Ida B. Wells a passion for justice /

Chronicles the life of Ida B. Wells, an early Afro-American journalist and activitist who protested lynchings, the treatment of Afro-American soldiers, and other forms of racism and injustice toward black Americans around the turn of the century. Her involvement in the women's suffrage movement...

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Corporate Authors: William Greaves Productions.
California Newsreel (Firm)
Other Authors: Greaves, William.
Archambault, Louise.

McCullough, David G.

Morrison, Toni.

Freeman, Al.
Format: Movie DVD
Language:English
Published:[San Francisco, Calif.] : California Newsreel, [2004]
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Summary:Chronicles the life of Ida B. Wells, an early Afro-American journalist and activitist who protested lynchings, the treatment of Afro-American soldiers, and other forms of racism and injustice toward black Americans around the turn of the century. Her involvement in the women's suffrage movement is also described.
General Notes:Originally broadcast as an episode of the television program The American experience in 1989.
The memoirs of Ida B. Wells read by Toni Morrison.
Physical Description:1 videodisc (53 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Credits:Camera, Jerry Pantzer, Nick Doob, Juliana Wang ; editor, Gary Winter ; music, Kermit Moore.
Performer:Host: David McCullough ; narrator: Al Freeman, Jr.
System Details:DVD.
Production Credits:Camera, Jerry Pantzer, Nick Doob, Juliana Wang ; editor, Gary Winter ; music, Kermit Moore.