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Essential Lens: Analyzing Photographs Across the Curriculum

Change and Resistance: Civil Rights Movements Across the Nation #1050

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Date: September 23, 1957
Location: Little Rock, Arkansas
Photographer: unknown
Source: AP Photo

Caption

A reporter from the Tri-State Defender, Alex Wilson, is shoved by an angry mob of white people near Central High School. The fight started when nine black students gained entrance to the school as the Army enforced integration.

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Produced by Oregon Public Broadcasting. © 2015
  • Closed Captioning
  • ISBN: 1-57680-905-6

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