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Little Rock School Crisis Collection, 1957-1965

Little Rock School Crisis Collection, 1957-1965

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Little Rock School Crisis Collection, 1957-1965 UALR.MS.0170

UALR Center for Arkansas History and Culture
401 President Clinton Avenue
Little Rock, AR, 72201
archives@ualr.edu



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Creation: This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2013-05-08T09:54-0500

Repository: UALR Center for Arkansas History and Culture
Title: Little Rock School Crisis Collection, 1957-1965
Dates: 1957-1965
Quantity: 21.5 Linear feet
Identification: UALR.MS.0170
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Arrangement

Chronologically.

Scope and Content

This collection contains printed materials collected by J. N. Heiskell, owner of the Arkansas Gazette, concerning the 1957 Little Rock School Crisis at Central High and integration in the southern states. The collection includes articles from publications: Time (of New York, New York), The Progressive (of Madison, Wisconsin), The Reporter (of New York, New York), Saturday Review (of New York, New York), Life (of New York, New York), Look (of Des Moines, Iowa), and the Saturday Evening Post (of Indanapolis, Indiana). There are also some small pamphlets, broadsides, and newsclippings. The collection provides an overview on the school crisis, Orval Faubus, and court rulings concerning integration.

This collection was originally numbered H-27 and is part of the J. N. Heiskell Historical Collection, courtesy of the Arkansas Gazette Foundation.


Arkansas Gazette Foundation. (donor)
Ashmore, Harry S., 1916-1998
Heiskell, John Netherland, 1872-1972, collector
School integration--Arkansas--Little Rock

Restrictions

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is available for viewing at the Arkansas Studies Institute.

Conditions Governing Use

The copyright law of the United States (Title 17-U.S. Code) governs the making of photocopies or other reproductions of copyrighted material. The person using this material is liable for any infringement.

Copyright for correspondence in the collections belongs to those correspondents or their beneficiaries. Persons wanting to re-use those materials are advised to obtain permission from copyright holders.


Administrative Information

Citation Notes

Bibliographic citation:

Little Rock School Crisis Collection, 1957-1965, UALR.MS.0170. UALR Center for Arkansas History and Culture, Arkansas Studies Institute, Little Rock.

Footnote or Endnote info:

Description of item, location of item in the collection, Little Rock School Crisis Collection, 1957-1965, UALR.MS.0165.


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