1968 film clip of Walter Brooks, head of Target City in Baltimore

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Title

1968 film clip of Walter Brooks, head of Target City in Baltimore

Subject

Walter Brooks

Description

1968 film clip CORE's Walter Brooks as a correspondent for PBS' "Black Journal". He was the chairman of New Haven CORE, a field secretary for CORE and then head of the Target City project in Baltimore. He worked for "Community Progress Inc., the first anti-poverty agency in the country", was the "City-wide Coordinator for Voter Registration for the A. Phillip Randolph Institute","Area Coordinator for March on Washington, the march from Selma to Montgomery in 1965" and ultimately he became a state representative in Connecticut and "chaired the Black and Hispanic Caucus".

Creator

Black Journal

Source

https://americanarchive.org/catalog

Publisher

Public Broadcast System

Date

1968

Format

film

Language

English

Coverage

1968

Citation

Black Journal, “1968 film clip of Walter Brooks, head of Target City in Baltimore,” The CORE Project, accessed October 21, 2021, http://www.thecoreproject.org/omeka/items/show/80.

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