Several of the Little Rock Nine leave Central High under federal troop escort.
Several of the Little Rock Nine leave Central under federal troop escort.

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Learn more about the nine African American students who desegregated Little Rock Central High School in 1957. More...
Women's Emergency Committee flyer.
Flyer for the Women's Emergency Committee
Click here to learn more about the Women's Emergency Committee to Open Our Schools. More...
Arkansas Governor Orval Fabus being  interviewed by Mike Wallace in 1957.

See Mike Wallace interview Orval Faubus and Harry Ashmore in 1957 by following these links to the Harry Ransom Center at the University of Texas at Austin.
Orval Faubus

Harry Ashmore

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