Ford Hall Takeover Footage Discovered

Black and white photo of three men in front of microphonesNineteen minutes of rarely-seen 1969 television film footage on the Ford Hall Takeover was recently discovered at the Rhode Island Historical Society, and Archives and Special Collections funded digitization of the film.

We have acquired a copy for research use; however, due to copyright restrictions it can only be viewed in our reading room on Goldfarb 2. Please contact us at if you would like to make an appointment for viewing.