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Daisy Lee Gatson Bates

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Creator:Stockley, Grif
Title:Daisy Lee Gatson Bates

Biographical entry on Daisy Lee Gatson Bates, a civil rights activist who served as a mentor the Little Rock Nine during the desegregation crisis at Central High School in 1957. The entry also includes photographs of Bates.

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Types:Articles | Photographs
Subjects:Bates, Daisy | African Americans--Civil rights--Arkansas--Little Rock--Biography | African Americans--Civil rights--United States--Biography | African American civil rights workers--Arkansas--Little Rock--Biography | Civil rights workers--Arkansas--Little Rock--Biography | School integration--Arkansas--Little Rock | African Americans--Education | Central High School (Little Rock, Ark.) | 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

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