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Bennett, Bruce

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Creator:Woods, Jeff
Title:Bennett, Bruce

Biographical entry on Bruce Bennett, the Arkansas attorney general during the desegregation crisis at Little Rock Central High School who authored legislation to bypass the federal mandate and harass the NAACP.

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Subjects:Faubus, Orval Eugene, 1910-1994 | Bennett, Bruce, 1917-1979 | Attorneys general--Arkansas--Biography | School integration--Arkansas--Little Rock | School integration--Massive resistance movement--Arkansas--Little Rock | Propaganda, Anti-communist--Arkansas--Little Rock | Central High School (Little Rock, Ark.) | National Association for the Advancement of Colored People | Segregationists--Arkansas--Little Rock--Biography | Little Rock (Ark.) | Pulaski County (Ark.)
Collection:Encyclopedia of Arkansas History & Culture
Institution:Richard C. Butler Center for Arkansas Studies
Contributors:Encyclopedia of Arkansas History & Culture
Online Publisher:[Little Rock, Ark.] : The Central Arkansas Library System | 2006-04-04
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copyright Encyclopedia of Arkansas History & Culture 2007

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