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PBL; Louise Day Hicks


Various versions leading to air version on PBL initial broadcast 11/5/1967

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Louise Day Hicks
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Series release date: C. 1967

Program Description

Profile of Louise Day Hicks, Boston public school official and later city council member who was in the national limelight in the 1960's for fighting a Massachusetts law ordering districts to desegregate or lose state financing, whose anti-busing crusade made her a national symbol of racial division, and who lost an election for mayor of Boston in 1968.



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Broadcast program

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Film and Television
Chicago: “PBL; Louise Day Hicks,” 11/05/1967, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed April 18, 2019, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_6F5C046461274926B2F8704EABE3B4FE.
MLA: “PBL; Louise Day Hicks.” 11/05/1967. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. April 18, 2019. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_6F5C046461274926B2F8704EABE3B4FE>.
APA: PBL; Louise Day Hicks. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_6F5C046461274926B2F8704EABE3B4FE
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