1967 Newsreel on Egypt and the United Nations
This 1967 Universal Newsreel highlighted Egypt’s acceptance of a United Nations proposed ceasefire in the Six-Day War with Israel.
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
Thurgood Marshall Nomination to the U.S. Supreme Court
A portion of a June 1967 Universal Newsreel about the nomination of civil rights lawyer Thurgood Marshall to the U.S.…
President Johnson Signs Civil Rights Act of 1964
President Lyndon Johnson made remarks and signed the Civil Rights Act of 1964 on July 2, 1964. He was seen giving pens…
The World Mourns
The World Mourns is a 1963 Universal Newsreel film depicting the funeral of President John F. Kennedy.
Integration of the University of Mississippi
In the fall of 1962, James Meredith became the first African American admitted to the University of…