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Tulsa : the fire and the forgotten, a centennial exploration of the 1921 race massacre / director, Jonathan Silvers.

Silvers, Jonathan, (television director.). Martin, Michel, (narrator.). PBS Distribution (Firm), (publisher.).

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Town of Orford Libraries.

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0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Orford Free Library A 976 TUL 34446000111034 New adult items Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781531713584
  • ISBN: 1531713580
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 84 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Arlington, VA : PBS Distribution, [2021]

Content descriptions

Participant or Performer Note:
Narrator, Michel Martin.
Summary, etc.:
One hundred years after the destruction of the Black-owned Greenwood district of Tulsa, Oklahoma, one of the worst incidents of racial violence in U.S. history, residents and descendants examine the history of the 1921 tragedy and its aftermath. Through the historical lens of white violence and Black resistance, the film explores vital issues of atonement, reconciliation and reparation.
Target Audience Note:
Rating: TV14.
System Details Note:
DVD, wide screen (16x9) presentation; stereo.
Subject: Tulsa Race Massacre, Tulsa, Okla., 1921.
African Americans > Violence against > Oklahoma > Tulsa > History > 20th century.
Greenwood (Tulsa, Okla.) > Race relations > History > 20th century.
Tulsa (Okla.) > Race relations > History > 20th century.
Race relations.
Oklahoma > Tulsa.
Genre: Documentary television programs.
Historical television programs.
Nonfiction television programs.

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