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Gonzales Report [with guest Sargent Shriver]
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Identifier: e_hbg_0067
Title: Gonzales Report [with guest Sargent Shriver]
Description: Public address from Congressman Henry B. Gonzalez to his constituents in Bexar County, Texas. Features a guest appearance from Sargent Shriver, former director of the Peace Corps and current director of the Office of Economic Opportunity, talking about the effectiveness of his organization and showing a map of its programs in Texas. Mentions Neighborhood Youth Corps, Job Corps, Head Start and Upward Bound programs, as well as the Economic Opportunity Act of 1964. Gonzalez acknowledges WOAI-TV and KENS-TV for providing airtime. Black and white picture with sound. Folder label notes that program is from April. Writing on leader reads "2798 Gonzalez, 14, 60."
City: Washington (D.C.)
Country: United States
Date: circa 1965-1967
Creator: Gonzalez, Henry B.
Contributor: Shriver, Sargent (guest)
Source: Gonzalez (Henry B.) Collection
Publisher: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
Box: 2004-127/341
Folder: 4
Format: Film negative
Size: 16mm
Duration: 14 minutes, 17 seconds