Witness: Willard Straight Hall Takeover
In a series of compelling testimonials, Ithaca city residents recall local life before April 19, 1969--when African American students took over Cornell's student union, Willard Straight Hall--the events that led up to the takeover, and the aftermath.
Guests: Kent Hubbell, Lucy Brown, Jackie Melton Scott, George Taber and Jane Marcham.
Hosted by Gary Stewart, East Hill Notes is a monthly talk show on topics of interest to the Cornell and Ithaca communities. interactive transcript available