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#KeeperoftheDay – Pacifica Radio Archives an affiliate of the Library of Congress Radio Preservation Task Force. “Chronicling the political, cultural and artistic movements of the second half of the 20th century.”

Here’s a gem from the archive. A 1956 interview with Rosa Parks.

Episode Title: Commentary of a Black Southern busrider / Rosa Parks
Series Title: Commentary by Sidney Roger
PRA Archive #: BB0566
Description: Discussion of Rosa Park’s refusal to give up her seat to a white man and the resulting bus boycott in Montgomery, Alabama. The interview was conducted by Sidney Rogers with Rosa Parks in 1956.
Station: KPFA
Date Recorded on: April 1956.
Date Broadcast on: KPFA, 20 Dec. 1962.
Item duration: 1 reel (16 min.) : 7 1/2 ips, mono.|16:30
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Roger, Sidney.
Blacks — Civil rights.
Protests, demonstrations, vigils, etc. — Montgomery (Ala.).
African Americans–Civil rights–History
Roger, Sydney
Parks, Rosa, 1913-2005
Contributor: Sidney Roger
Role: Host
Distributor: Los Angeles : Pacifica Radio Archive, 1962.