Interview with Ivanhoe Donaldson conducted for America, They Loved You Madly, the precursor to Eyes on the Prize. Discussion ranges widely over movement activism during the early to mid-1960s, including the March on Washington and Students Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC) activism in Mississippi. Mr. Donaldson discusses threats and intimidation from southern law enforcement.
The original interview elements, 16mm negative and 1/4" audio reel to reel, were preserved during 2010-2016 due to the generosity of a grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation. Thanks to a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC), the preserved films were digitized to create 10-bit uncompressed HD files and the original 1/4" elements were digitized to create 24-bit 96kHz .wav files. The picture and audio were then reassembled at the Film & Media Archive.