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Desegregation of Central High School

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Creator:Miller, Laura A.
Title:Desegregation of Central High School

Entry on the event of the Desegregation of Central High School, the crisis that followed the attempt of nine African-American students to enroll at the all-white Little Rock high school. Article includes moving images, photographs, and documents.

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Types:Articles | Photographs | Texts (document genres) | MovingImage
Subjects:Faubus, Orval Eugene, 1910-1994 | School integration--Arkansas--Little Rock | School integration--Massive resistance movement--Arkansas--Little Rock | African Americans--Civil rights--Arkansas--Little Rock | African Americans--Education | Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka | Central High School (Little Rock, Ark.) | African American high school students--Arkansas--Little Rock | High school students--Arkansas--Little Rock | Mobs--Arkansas--Little Rock | Soldiers--Arkansas--Little Rock | Students--Arkansas--Little Rock | Intervention (Federal government)--Arkansas--Little Rock | Federal-state controversies--Arkansas--Little Rock | Government, Resistance to--Southern States | 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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