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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2120 W. Daisy Gatson Bates Drive

Little Rock, AR 72202


501.374.1957 is the main phone line for the front desk of the National Park Visitor Center at Little Rock Central High School National Historic Site. Please call this number if you have questions about scheduling a tour, special events or general questions about the history of the site or Historic Site visitation. If you are needing transcripts or have questions about enrollment or other matters pertaining to Little Rock School District attendance, please call 501.447.1400.

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