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Subseries 7.1
Video recordings, 1984-1999
Box AV1

Scope and Content Note

This subseries contains video recordings featuring Sullivan or related to his work from 1984-1999. Many videos feature Sullivan's television appearances and television coverage of his organizations. These videos show Sullivan's speaking style and public recognition of his work. A number of videos were created by the Opportunities Industrialization Centers or the African-African American Conference and provide insight into the aims and workings of Sullivan's various organizations. In addition to the videos featuring Sullivan are the videos collected by Sullivan, related to GM, investment in South Africa and social justice causes. The series also contains some videos related to vocational training or life skills. There is also an amateur video of a Jesse Jackson campaign rally in Philadelphia featuring Louis Farrakhan as a speaker.

Arrangement Note

Arranged into two sections: those featuring Sullivan and those not featuring Sullivan. Within the sections videos are arranged chronologically.

Restrictions on Access

Special restrictions apply: Researchers must contact the Rose Library in advance to access audiovisual materials in this series.

Box Folder Content
AV1 - "Horizon: Rev. Leon Sullivan and the OIC/A," WACU, August 22, 1984
AV1 - Honorary Degree Presentation, West Virginia University, May 19, 1985
AV1 - OICI: Together, We Help Ourselves, 1986
AV1 - Sierra Leone OIC's 10th year anniversary celebrations, December 1986
AV1 - First Annual Volunteer Awards, January 21, 1988
AV1 - ABC "World News Tonight," Sullivan named "Person of the Week," June 5, 1987
AV1 - I.H.E., March 30, 1988 [speech]
AV1 - Inauguration of Guinea OIC at Conakry, March 3, 1988
AV1 - Spirit of Philadelphia Award presentation, Channel 10 news, WACU, June 24, 1988
AV1 - OIC Partners in Development, 1989
AV1 - Building a Bridge for the Future, 1991
AV1 - Presidential Medal of Freedom Award presentation, November 18, 1991
AV1 - Teachers for Africa, WPVI Channel 6 Action News, Broadcast News Library, August 20, 1992
AV1 - 10-36 Plan, Founders History & Recognition, September 29, 1992
AV1 - Building Hope, Community Development in America, WETA, Vanguard Films Inc., Airdate: April 26, 1994 PBS
AV1 - Third African/African American Summit, Dakar, Senegal, Rene Kamp and AVR Gold, 1995
AV1 - The West Virginians, West Virginia History Film Project Inc., 1996
AV1 - Reverend Sullivan, December 14, 1997 [sermon]
AV1 - 1997 Jefferson Awards, 25th Anniversary Program, 1997
AV1 - Sullivan issuing a statement on Clinton's visit to Africa, KPHO TV5, Phoienix, March 26, 1998
AV1 - Many Voices, One Vision, 5th African-African American Summit, Ghana, May 1999
AV1 - Black Pulse, undated
AV1 - Installation of Reverend John J. Bagley, Jr., Instant Replay Video Productions, October 7, 1984
AV1 - Staying on in South Africa: One Company's Role, Union Carbide Corporation, 1988
AV1 - Union Carbide 1989 Annual Shareholders Meeting Highlights, Union Carbide PRIDE, April 26, 1989
AV1 - Fair Lending Compliance: Understanding Equal Treatment, Mellon Bank Corporation, May 1994
AV1 - Investing for Social Gain, Ford Foundation, 1993
AV1 - Trevor's Campaign for the Homeless, Vidcomm Inc., Fall 1994
AV1 - Youth for Jesse Jackson campaign rally in Philadelphia, [features Louis Farrakhan], April 8, 1984
AV1 - Anti-Apartheid Campaign, Newsnight BBC TV2, 1986
AV1 - Celestial Triumphs of God's Trombones, Zidraco Production, Brooks Studio, 1990
AV1 - Community Oriented Police Education, Philadelphia Miniversity, undated