Photo 1 shows two of the temporary buildings erected on the grounds of R.R. Moton High School in the early 1950s. The permanent building is seen in the middle of the photograph.
Questions for Photos 1 & 2
1. Why were the temporary buildings constructed? (Refer back to Reading 2 if necessary.)
2. How would you describe the interior and exterior of the temporary buildings? What did students at the school term the structures?
3. How did these structures contribute to the students' decision to strike in 1951?
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