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  • [Aristide speaks to Carver Community Club]

    [Aristide speaks to Carver Community Club]

    Jean-Bertrand Aristide (born 15 July 1953) is a Haitian former priest and politician who became Haiti’s first democratically elected president in 1991. 00:00 President Jean-Bertrand Aristide visits Carver Middle School. He walks in to applause and they introduce him by telling his story.  03:06 The members of the Carver Community Club perform for Aristide and the audience.  08:16 Two youth members of the club – the President and Vice President – present Jean-Bertrand Aristide to the audience.  09:00 President Jean-Bertrand […]

  • [Aristide visits Carver Community Club]

    [Aristide visits Carver Community Club]

    00:01 Meeting of the Carver Community Club, a club founded to educate black and brown students about their heritage. Mabie Settlage, a science teacher at the school, speaks about unity and the presidency of Haiti. She introduces their guest speaker. Crowd cheers for Haitian President Jean-Bertrand Aristide and his associates who enter. Aristide , while deposed, is visiting Los Angeles largely due to the support of community leader, Michael Zinzun. Another teacher woman speaks about the the history of the Haitian […]

  • A Celebration of the Life of Studs Terkel

    A Celebration of the Life of Studs Terkel

    This tape documents the Celebration of the Life of Studs Terkel held at the Chicago Cultural Center on January 30, 2009. Over four hundred people gathered for this occasion to pay tribute to Terkel’s life and work. Studs’ close friends, admirers, and colleagues share their stories about the man and the life he lived. Terkel’s son, Dan Terkell, also says a few words about his father at the end of the evening.

  • [Bye Bye Basil #3]

    [Bye Bye Basil #3]

    Tape #3 of party honoring Basil Talbott. Includes footage of Chicago Mayor Harold Washington the week before he died.

  • [The 90’s raw: World Summit for Children]

    [The 90’s raw: World Summit for Children]

    Raw footage for the award-winning series The 90’s. Mostly tape from the World Summit for Children: people give speeches and musical acts play.

  • AJ #1 at Carver Jones

    AJ #1 at Carver Jones

    Film of A.J. Parker, a radio personality on 106.3, at the 1995 Carver Middle School Graduation and Commencement. This was filmed for the TV show Radio Faces.

  • [The 90’s Election Specials raw: Al Hofeld fundraiser]

    [The 90’s Election Specials raw: Al Hofeld fundraiser]

    Raw tape for The 90’s election specials. This tape covers the 1992 Illinois Senatorial primary between incumbent Alan Dixon, Carol Moseley Braun, and Al Hofeld. At a campaign fundraiser, Hofeld walks around shaking hands at this expensive event, and he gives a speech. Hofeld was notable for the fact that his campaign was entirely self-financed.

  • [The 90’s Election Specials raw: Braun election night #2]

    [The 90’s Election Specials raw: Braun election night #2]

    Raw tape for The 90’s election specials. This tape covers the 1992 Illinois Senatorial primary between incumbent Alan Dixon, Carol Moseley Braun, and Al Hofeld. A continuation of tape covering Carol Moseley Braun’s primary election victory. At McCormick Place Hotel, Braun delivers a victory speech. Prominent activists Timuel Black (1918-) and Rev. Willie T. Barrow (1925-) are among those in attendance.

 
 
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