Description: An eleven minute film containing various news clips of Wilson Riles (1917 - 1999), an educator and politician who was the first African American to be elected to statewide office in California. The film highlights Riles campaigns, his interviews, and being sworn in to office.
Source: SVHS from original 16mm film
Accession number: 1983/131; VAM 089
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