Civil Rights

View footage relating to civil rights in Texas as well as some key moments in the Civil Rights Movement.

 
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“Eyewitness News” - San Antonio Workers Demand More Pay (1978)
News segment covering the 1978 strike of garbage workers in San Antonio
Voice of La Raza
Film tracing the ongoing struggle for equality by the Spanish-speaking residents of the United States
The Mexican Americans - A Quest for Equality
Film that exposes the challenges faced by the Mexican-American community in the late 1960s
The KHOU-TV Collection - News Clips, October and November 1965
KHOU news clips from October and November 1965, including the Duke of Windsor at the Manned Spacecraft Ce...
The KHOU-TV Collection - News Clips, November 21 - 25, 1967
KHOU news clips from November 1967, including segments about a disputed school board election and a Thank...
The KHOU-TV Collection - News Clips, March 1969
KHOU-TV news clips from March 1969, including segments about civil rights demonstrations at the Universit...
The KHOU-TV Collection - News Clips, March 1966
KHOU news clips from March 1966, including segments about civil rights demonstrations and an astronaut’s ...
The KHOU-TV Collection - News Clips, March 2, 1971
KHOU news clips from March 1971, including segments about a Supreme Court decision and unrest at Prairie ...
The KHOU-TV Collection - News Clips, June 1-9, 1969
KHOU news clips from June 1969, including segments about a Muhammad Ali appellate hearing and the opening...
The KHOU-TV Collection - News Clips, August 28, 1964
KHOU-TV news clips from August 28, 1964
The KHOU-TV Collection - News Clips, August and September 1964
KHOU news clips from August and September 1964, including segments about housing integration, a murder ca...
The KHOU-TV Collection - News Clips, April 1, 1971
KHOU-TV news clips from April 1, 1971, including coverage of the Sharpstown scandal and a speech by civil...
The KHOU-TV Collection - News Clips, April 3-10, 1968
KHOU news clips from April 1968, including segments about the Model Cities Program and local reactions to...
The Jon Montgomery Collection - Protest Against KKK at State Capitol (1983)
Home movie scenes of February 19, 1983, when the Ku Klux Klan marched to the Texas State Capitol Building...
The Jon Montgomery Collection - Austin Memorial and March for Martin Luther King, Jr. (1968)
Home movie scenes of a memorial service and march held in Austin upon the assassination of Martin Luther ...
The Jeoffroy Collection - Selma to Montgomery March (1965)
Home movie footage of the third protest march from Selma to Montgomery during the 1960s American Civil Ri...
The Avena-Wilson Collection, no. 9 - Farmworkers Mass (c.1968)
Home movie scenes of a Catholic Mass held in Washington D.C. circa 1968 for the the D.C. Huelga Committee
The Avena-Wilson Collection, no. 8 - MAYO in Del Rio (1969)
Home movie scenes of a demonstration organized by Chicano organization MAYO in Del Rio, Texas in March of...
The Avena-Wilson Collection, no. 7 - Senators Yarborough and Mondale, Cesar Chavez (1969)
Home movie scenes of Senators Yarborough and Mondale in Edinburg, TX and Cesar Chavez at the Avena home
The Avena-Wilson Collection, no. 6 - Senators Yarborough and Mondale Visit the Valley (1969)
Home movie scenes of Senators Ralph Yarborough and Walter Mondale visiting the Rio Grande Valley in Novem...
The Avena-Wilson Collection, no. 3 - La Raza Unida State Convention October 1971
Home movie scenes of the state convention of La Raza Unida Party in San Antonio in October 1971
The Avena-Wilson Collection, no. 2 - La Raza March in San Antonio
Home movie scenes of the Avena children and a march in San Antonio for La Raza Unida
The Avena-Wilson Collection, no. 14 - School Walkout in Kingsville (c.1969)
Home movie scenes of a Chicano protest rally in Kingsville c.1969 and Rebecca Avena swimming
The Avena-Wilson Collection, no. 12 - UFWOC Rally (c.1973)
Home movie scenes of a UFWOC rally in Rio Grande City, Texas circa 1973
The Avena-Wilson Collection, no. 1 - Martin Luther King, Jr. Funeral Procession (1968)
Home movie scenes of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s funeral procession in Atlanta, Georgia on April 9, 1968
The Avena-Wilson Collection, no. 11 - MAYO March for Alfonso Flores (1971)
Home movie scenes of a MAYO march in Pharr, Texas to memorialize Pharr Police Riot victim Alfonso Laredo ...
The Avena-Wilson Collection, no. 10 - Alfonso Laredo Flores Funeral (1971)
Home movie scenes of the funeral service for Pharr Police Riot victim Alfonso Laredo Flores in 1971
Special Message to the Congress - The American Promise (1965)
President Johnson addresses a joint session of Congress regarding “the dignity of man and the destiny of ...
Remarks Upon Signing the Civil Rights Bill, July 2, 1964
This footage captures President Johnson's remarks as well as his signing of the Civil Rights Act of 1964.
Remarks Upon Signing the Civil Rights Act, April 11, 1968
On April 11th, President Johnson signed the Civil Rights Act of 1968 – also known as the Fair Housing Act...
President Johnson Signs Voting Rights Act of 1965
Footage of President Lyndon Baines Johnson signing the Voting Rights Act of 1965 into law in a ceremony h...
North From Mexico - Exploration + Heritage
Film tracing the history of Mexican Americans in the Southwest United States
Mexican-American Community in Corpus Christi
1920s home movie footage of prominent Mexican-American family and parades featuring local civil-rights or...
Mexican Americans - The Invisible Minority, Part 2 (1969)
Film presenting the Mexican-American civil rights movement in the Southwestern United States
Mexican Americans - The Invisible Minority, Part 1 (1969)
Film presenting the Mexican-American civil rights movement in the Southwestern United States
Mexican Americans - An Historic Profile
Film tracing the history of Mexican Americans and their culture
KOSA-TV - School Board on Desegregation (1980)
News footage of an interview with an Odessa school board member regarding a desegregation plan for Odessa...
KOSA-TV - Mexican Independence Day Parade (1978)
News footage of a Mexican Independence Day parade and civil rights march in Midland
KOSA-TV - La Raza Meeting for Larry Ortega Lozano (1978)
Footage of a Raza Unida Party meeting held in the aftermath of the death of Larry Ortega Lozano
KOSA-TV - Desegregation in Odessa Schools (1980)
News clip reporting on efforts to create and implement a desegregation plan for Odessa schools