Armed Forces Desegregation 50th Anniversary

General Powell and others explained Harry Truman’s concern for the treatment of African-Americans in the United States Armed… read more

General Powell and others explained Harry Truman’s concern for the treatment of African-Americans in the United States Armed Forces. General Powell also described the history of the desegration of the Armed Forces. After his remarks Colin Powell responded to questions from the audience. close

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  • Bly, Albert President Afro-American Military Historical Assn.
  • Hackman, Larry Director Truman Presidential Museum and Library
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Armed Forces Desegregation 50th Anniversary

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Program ID:
109155-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Independence, Missouri, United States
First Aired:
Sep 5, 1998
Last Aired:
May 29, 2000

Airing Details

  • Sep 05, 1998 | 8:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Sep 05, 1998 | 11:04pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Sep 06, 1998 | 8:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 26, 1998 | 6:02pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 27, 1998 | 10:04am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • May 29, 2000 | 4:15pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
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