UPI - The African American Experience 1930-1980

 

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Identifier

35160004356540

Creation Date

5-27-1958

Subject—Places

Little Rock (Arkansas)

Subject—Topics

Desegregation; Education

Description

Little Rock, Ark.: Ernest Green, 18, (left) made history here late 5/27 by becoming the first Negro to graduate from Central High School. He receives his diploma from Central High School principal Jess Mathews.

Format

BW Photograph, 9"x 7"

Source

United Press International

Keywords

African Americans, history, United States, prejudice, desegregation, civil rights movement, Black Panthers

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