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Governor Lindsay Almond Press Conference
(WDBJ Television, Roanoke, VA)

Governor J. Lindsay Almond, Jr. argued strongly for holding the line against integration in public schools. Almond considered public opinion running strongly against integration and he thought federal courts were assigning Virginia students to "a second class citizenship." Almond strongly declared, "I have no concept of surrender in my makeup as long I am convinced that we are right. And I am so convinced."
About the film
  • Date: No Human Readable Date Given
  • Sound: Yes
  • Duration: 00:11
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