Say Brother; Honoring the 54th
More material may be available from this program at the GBH Archives. If you are a researcher interested in accessing the collection at GBH, please email email@example.com.
This program has not been digitized yet or cannot be made available on Open Vault.
- Say Brother
- Honoring the 54th
- Program Number
- Series Description
Say Brother is WGBH's longest running public affairs television program by, for and about African Americans, and is now known as Basic Black. Since its inception in 1968, Say Brother has featured the voices of both locally and nationally known African American artists, athletes, performers, politicians, professionals, and writers including: Muhammad Ali, Maya Angelou, Thomas Atkins, Amiri Baraka, Doris Bunte, Julian Bond, Stokely Carmichael, Louis Farrakhan, Nikki Giovanni, Odetta Gordon, Henry Hampton, Benjamin Hooks, Jesse Jackson, Hubie Jones, Mel King, Eartha Kitt, Elma Lewis, Haki Madhubuti, Wallace D. Muhammad, Charles Ogletree, Babatunde Olatunji, Byron Rushing, Owusu Sadaukai, and Sonia Sanchez. Series release date: 7/15/1968
- Program Description
We honor Robert Gould Shaw and the Masschusetts 54th Regiment of volunteer black soldiers in the Civil War. Colin Powell speaks at ceremony at the commemorative monument.
- Asset Type
- Media Type
- Race and Ethnicity
- Chicago: “Say Brother; Honoring the 54th,” 06/19/1997, GBH Archives, accessed November 28, 2020, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_0DAC1658061C43BBB99C5E3237BDD513.
- MLA: “Say Brother; Honoring the 54th.” 06/19/1997. GBH Archives. Web. November 28, 2020. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_0DAC1658061C43BBB99C5E3237BDD513>.
- APA: Say Brother; Honoring the 54th. Boston, MA: GBH Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_0DAC1658061C43BBB99C5E3237BDD513