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|Title:||Harry Scott Ashmore (1916-1998)|
Biographical entry on Harry Scott Ashmore, the executive editor of the Arkansas Gazette who wrote a series of Pulitzer Prize-winning articles on the desgregation crisis at Little Rock Central High School in 1957. Includes photographs.
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|Types:||Articles | Black-and-white photographs|
|Subjects:||Ashmore, Harry S. | Newspapers--Arkansas | Press--Arkansas | Reporters and reporting--Arkansas | School integration--Arkansas--Little Rock | Central High School (Little Rock, Ark.) | Clemson Agricultural College of South Carolina | School integration--Massive resistance movement--Arkansas--Little Rock | African Americans--Civil rights--Arkansas--Little Rock | Pulitzer Prizes | Awards--United States | Journalists--Arkansas--Biography | United States, Arkansas, Pulaski County, Little Rock, 34.7464809, -92.2895948|
|Collection:||Encyclopedia of Arkansas History & Culture|
|Institution:||Richard C. Butler Center for Arkansas Studies|
|Contributors:||Encyclopedia of Arkansas History & Culture|
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copyright Encyclopedia of Arkansas History & Culture 2007
|Persistent Link to Item:||http://www.encyclopediaofarkansas.net/encyclopedia/entry-detail.aspx?search=1&entryID=1579|