4 items found
Collection ID is exactly "13" AND Subject is exactly "Capital punishment "
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Electric Chair

Electric Chair

Date
1970 (circa)
Description
This film has shots of the electric chair, voltage gauges, a red control handle and the viewing chamber. The prison location is Raiford, Florida. Produced by WFSU-TV.
Collection
Inmate Tafero

Inmate Tafero

Date
1970 (circa)
Description
Death row inmate Tafero comments on unequal sentencing practices and remarks on the inequality of capital punishment judgments. According to Tafero, death row inmates are poor, uneducated minorities. There are numerous jump cut edits that negatively affect the quality of this segment. Produced by WFSU-TV.
Collection
PROTEST DEMONSTRATIONS

PROTEST DEMONSTRATIONS

Date
1970 (circa)
Description
This work film contains segments featuring a variety of protest demonstrations. Viewers see: a picket line of African-Americans protesting poor housing conditions at Tallahassee's City Hall; a "Stop ERA" rally flooding the Capitol steps and grounds; lines of tractors filling the highway on their way to the Capitol; students participating in an "Anti-Iran" demonstration on the Florida State University campus; a "No Death-Penalty" sit-in occupying the park in front of the Governor's Mansion; and demonstrators protesting the Crystal Springs Nuclear Plant at the new Capitol Building. The segment ends with footage of a large group of African-Americans assembled outside a Tallahassee municipal building with protest signs. Produced by WFSU-TV.
Collection
THE DEATH PENALTY

THE DEATH PENALTY

Date
1987 (circa)
Description
This is a WSVN/Newscenter 7 special segment. Protesters from Amnesty International, a human rights organization, confront Gov. Martinez on his pro-death penalty stand. Martinez listens graciously, then reaffirms his commitment to keeping capital punishment in Florida. Videotaped by Bradley White.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
Electric ChairElectric ChairCapital punishment
Death penalty
Prisons
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Inmate TaferoInmate TaferoCapital punishment
Death row inmates
Legal system
Prisons
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PROTEST DEMONSTRATIONSPROTEST DEMONSTRATIONSAfrican Americans
Capital punishment
Death penalty
Demonstrations
Nuclear power
Politics
Protesters
Protests
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THE DEATH PENALTYTHE DEATH PENALTYCapital punishment
Death penalty
Demonstrations
Governors-Florida
Human rights
Law enforcement
Politicians
Politics
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