Integration; Desegregation; African-Americans; Blacks; Little Rock Central High School; Little Rock (Ark.); Emmett E. Miller; White Citizens Council; Hugh Lynn Adams; Mississippi County; Crittenden County; Amis Guthridge; William S. Clark; Ott...
FBI interview with Emmett E. Miller, president of Crittenden County White Citizens Council, regarding the actions of both he and his organization in the events surrounding the integration of Little Rock Central High School.
Integration; Desegregation; African-Americans; Blacks; Little Rock (Ark.) School District; Little Rock (Ark.); William H. Townsend; Council on Community Affairs
Letter from Russell H. Matson, President of the Little Rock School Board, to Dr. William H. Townsend, President of the The Council On Community Affairs, concerning questions posed by Townsend's organization.
Integration; Education; Little Rock (Ark.); Violence; Jerry Jewell; National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
Letter sent to members of the Little Rock School District Board from Jerry Jewell, president fo the Little Rock Branch of the N.A.A.C.P. regarding harrassment and abuse directed at African-American students in the public schools.
Scipio Jones, a prominent African-American attorney from Little Rock, represented the twelve men convicted for their supposed involvment in the Elaine Race Massacre in 1919. Jones wrote this brief, entitled "Arkansas Peons" and published in the...
Integration; Blacks; African-Americans; Education; Little Rock Central High School; Daisy Bates; National Association for the Advancement of Colored People; J.C. Crenshaw; Fred Darragh; Harry Ashmore; Jackie Shropshire; Thad Williams
Statement of Virgil Blossom regarding Daisy Bates and the integration of Central High School in 1957.