Tuttle, Elbert P. - Clip 14
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Tuttle, Elbert P.; Aman, Alfred C.
From the video archives of the Cornell Law School Heritage Project. The interviewer is Alfred C. Aman (Tuttle clerk 70-72); the videographer, Thomas R. Bruce. This video covers Elbert Tuttle's reflections on the political impact of voting rights litigation and legislation, cases of unequal municipal services, and the reversibility of racial progress. The clip also includes Tuttle's diplomas from Cornell, his military honors, other certificates and a few photos. (Duration 19:06) The initial phase of this project was sponsored by a generous grant from the law firm of Sutherland Asbill and Brennan LLP.
Cornell Law School
Tuttle, Elbert P.; Discriminatory provision of municipal services; Political impact of voting rights litigation and legislation; Entrance of Blacks into electoral politics; Jackson, Jesse; Continuing need for 1965 Voting Rights Act; Thornburg v. Gingles; Carroll County case (Carrollton Branch of NAACP v. Stallings); Reversibility of racial progress; Impact of globalization and television on racial attitudes; Cornell diplomas; Military honors; Photos and certificates