SITE MAP AND NAVIGATION
The Flint Sit-Down Strike audio memories constitute the bulk of
the site content. This content is delivered in three different ways:
Audio essays - there are 3 audio essays describing the most
important phases of the strike - the ORGANIZATION,
the STRIKE itself, and its AFTERMATH.
Each of the essays is illustrated with a large number of transcribed
audio clips. The clips are launched from text links and appear in
a pop-up window on top of the parent browser window. The clip begins
streaming by clicking the PLAY button.
Interactive multimedia - some of the featured strike memories
are delivered as interactive multimedia presentations. The STRIKE
MAP allows users to browse the content by location and the AUDIO
TIMELINE offers a temporal summary of the strike's pivotal moments.
Search engine - we have given the users the possibility
to make detailed keyword searches
through all of our Flint Sit-Down Strike aural resources. The application
searches through the descriptive metadata of each record, as well
as the actual transcript (available for well over 100 clips). The
query results are returned as links to the audio clips. When you
click on the link (the speaker's name), the clip begins streaming.
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