Photograph of Grace McKinley walking her daughter, Linda Gail McKinley to Fehr Elementary School, Nashville, Tennessee, 1957 September 09

Photograph of Grace McKinley walking her daughter, Linda Gail McKinley to Fehr Elementary School, Nashville, Tennessee, 1957 September 09

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Creator:Malone, John
Title:Photograph of Grace McKinley walking her daughter, Linda Gail McKinley to Fehr Elementary School, Nashville, Tennessee, 1957 September 09
Date:1957 Sept. 9
Description:

A photograph of Grace McKinley escorting her daughter Linda Gail McKinley (second girl) and a friend to Fehr Elementary School, corner of Fifth Avenue and Garfield Street, Nashville, Tennessee, 9 September 1957. Mrs. McKinley walks through an irate crowd of segregationists carrying picket signs and protesters of public school desegregation.

Types:Black-and-white photographs
Subjects:McKinley, Grace | McKinley, Linda Gail | Fehr Elementary School (Nashville, Tenn.) | African Americans--Civil rights--Tennessee--Nashville | Civil rights movements--Tennessee--Nashville | African Americans--Segregation--Tennessee--Nashville | Segregation in education--Law and legislation--United States--History | Discrimination in education--Law and legislation--United States--History | School integration--United States | School children--Tennessee--Nashville | Schools--Tennessee--Nashville | Public schools--Tennessee--Nashville | Students--Tennessee--Nashville | School integration--Tennessee--Nashville | Nashville (Tenn.)--History--Sources | Nashville (Tenn.)--Race relations | Nashville (Tenn.)--Education | Nashville (Tenn.)--Social conditions | Southern States--Race relations--History--20th century--Sources | Fifth Avenue (Nashville, Tenn.) | Garfield Street (Nashville, Tenn.) | Nashville (Tenn.) | Davidson County (Tenn.)
Collection:
Institution:Nashville Public Library
Contributors:Public Library of Nashville and Davidson County. Special Collections Division | Civil Rights Online Collection (Public Library of Nashville and Davidson County. Special Collections Division)
Online Publisher:Nashville, Tenn. : Special Collections Division of the Nashville Public Library | 2006
Original Material:

1 photograph negative : b&w ; 3.25 x 4.25 in.

Nashville Banner Archives, Special Collections Division, Nashville Public Library.

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Forms part of the online collection: Civil Rights Online Collection.

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