Newsreel film & Photographic &
rare, and rather complete collection of the early films made by
NEWSREEL (aka: Camera News Inc.) in the late 1960's. This body of
work is available, both on Beta, 3/4 inch and VHS formats.
archives are located in Richmond, Vermont and consist of 50 films,
thousands of photographs, hundreds of posters, buttons, T shirts,
and primary source documents that consist of articles, pamphlets,
small press booklets, leaflets, and other documents. The films were
made and distributed by Newsreel, a documentary film group that
began in l967. Newsreel groups and distribution centers were set
up across the United States including Vermont. Presently Third World
Newsreel, California Newsreel, and the Vermont Archives and Distribution
Center are in existence.
is a special collection of released Counterintelligence documents
on African Americans from l967-l971. These documents consist of
a computerized index of 350,000 pages. Scholars make use of the
extensive files that exist. They are broken down by subject, city,
and time lines.
majority of the archives are concerned with the political movements
of the '60's through '80's. For more information about the photographs
please call or write.
Richmond, Vermont 05477