Torch '96

Citation data:

Asa G. Hilliard, III Papers, Audio-Visual Materials Series

Publication Year:
1996
Usage 6
Abstract Views 6
Repository URL:
http://digitalcommons.auctr.edu/hilliard/85
Author(s):
City of East Point (Ga.)
Publisher(s):
DigitalCommons@Robert W. Woodruff Library, Atlanta University Center
Tags:
Olympics; East Point; Georgia; Hilliard; African American Studies; Arts and Humanities; Race, Ethnicity and Post-Colonial Studies
video description
This 1996 video recording consists of a video of the arrival of the Olympic Torch in 1996 in the city of East Point, Georgia. The ceremony, hosted by East Point mayor Patsy Jo Hilliard, includes many citizens and city officials speaking about the experience. Also included is the arrival of the torch for the 1996 Paralympics into the city. The second half of the video consists of footage of a council meeting, chaired by Patsy Jo Hilliard, for the city of East Point.