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Little Rock, 1959. Rally at state capitol

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Creator:Bledsoe, John T.
Title:Little Rock, 1959. Rally at state capitol
Date:1959 Aug. 20
Description:

Photograph shows a group of people, one holding a Confederate flag, surrounding speakers and National Guard, protesting the admission of the "Little Rock Nine" to Central High School.

Title from contact sheet folder caption.

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Types:Black-and-white photographs
Subjects:Central High School (Little Rock, Ark.) | African Americans--Civil rights--Arkansas--Little Rock | School integration--Arkansas--Little Rock | Demonstrations--Arkansas--Little Rock | School integration--Massive resistance movement--Arkansas--Little Rock | High school students--Arkansas--Little Rock | Segregation in education--Arkansas--Little Rock | Little Rock (Ark.)--Race relations--History--20th century | Little Rock (Ark.) | Pulaski County (Ark.)
Collection:The Civil Rights Era in the U.S. News & World Report Photographs Collection: Selected Images from the Collections of the Library of Congress
Institution:Library of Congress
Contributors:Library of Congress. Prints and Photographs Division | Civil Rights Era in the U.S. News & World Report Photographs Collection (Library of Congress)
Online Publisher:Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress
Original Material:

Job no. 2919, frame 25, U.S. News & World Report Magazine Photograph Collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division, Washington, D.C.

Rights and Usage:

No known restrictions on publication.

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Forms part of: Civil Rights Era in the U.S. News & World Report Photographs Collection: Selected Images from the Collections of the Library of Congress online exhibit.

Persistent Link to Item:http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/ppmsca.03120