Arkansas Council on Human Relations (ACHR)

Arkansas Council on Human Relations (ACHR)

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Creator:Riffel, Brent E.
Title:Arkansas Council on Human Relations (ACHR)
Date:1954-present
Description:

Entry on the organization the Arkansas Council on Human Relations (ACHR), founded in 1954 in the reorganization of the Arkansas branch of the Southern Regional Council. The ACHR was a major contributor to desegregation of public schools and businesses in Arkansas.

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Types:Articles
Subjects:Darragh, Fred K., 1916-2003 | School integration--Arkansas | Southern Regional Council | Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka | Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.) | Central High School (Little Rock, Ark.) | Civil rights movements--Arkansas | Arkansas
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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
Rights and Usage:

copyright Encyclopedia of Arkansas History & Culture 2007

Persistent Link to Item:http://www.encyclopediaofarkansas.net/encyclopedia/entry-detail.aspx?search=1&entryID=2959