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Out of Obscurity

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Historical perspective of the 1930s' civil rights movement in Alexandria, Virginia. Focuses on Sam Tucker's actions to desegregate the public library, using the first sit-in tactic in the United States. Provides viewpoints from participants and citizens of the city.

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Runtime: 40 minutes 12 seconds

Black and white image with closeup of a sign that reads, "Civil Rights Plus Full Employment." Crowd of people and protest signs fill the background.
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