UPI - The African American Experience 1930-1980

 

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Identifier

35160004356003

Creation Date

9-10-1956

Subject—Topics

Desegregation; Education

Description

Texarkana, Tex.: Two Negro students, Steve Poster (in back of cab) and Jesalyn Gray (standing outside), prepare to drive away from Texarkana Junior College here September 10th after they were prevented from entering the school by an anti-integration crowd, shown standing in the background. One of the Texas Rangers at the scene said they had no authority to escort the two students into the school.

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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