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Little Rock Nine


The Little Rock Nine was a group of nine African American students enrolled in Little Rock Central High School in 1957. Their enrollment was followed by the ...

Integration of Central High School - Black History - HISTORY.com


In a key event of the American Civil Rights Movement, nine black students enrolled at formerly all-white Central High School in Little Rock, Arkansas, ...

Little Rock School Desegregation (1957)


The students, known as the Little Rock Nine, were recruited by Daisy Bates, president of the Arkansas branch of the National Association for the Advancement of ...

Little Rock Nine - Encyclopedia of Arkansas


Sep 9, 2010 ... The Little Rock Nine were the nine African-American students involved in the desegregation of Little Rock Central High School. Their entrance ...

Little Rock Crisis, 1957 | The Black Past: Remembered and Reclaimed


Only nine were chosen, Melba Patillo Beals, Elizabeth Eckford, Ernest Green, ... They would later become known around the world as the “Little Rock Nine.”

Little Rock Central High School National Historic Site (U.S. National ...


Little Rock Central High School is recognized for the role it played in the desegregation of public schools in the United States. The nine African-American  ...

Little Rock Central High School Integration


On September 25, 1957 the students, now known as the Little Rock Nine, entered Central High School, an academically renowned school with an enrollment of ...

Brave Hearts: Remembering the Little Rock Nine | TIME


Sep 23, 2012 ... Six decades after nine courageous teens integrated Little Rock Central High School, LIFE.com presents pictures -- many of which never ran in ...

The Little Rock Nine Since 1957 - Anderson Institute on Race and ...


The Little Rock Nine; attorney Christopher Mercer Jr.; publishers and NAACP civil rights activists L.C. Bates and Daisy Bates are the 2012 honorees for the 2nd ...

The Little Rock Nine: How Far Has the Country Come? - The Atlantic


Sep 25, 2014 ... "The niggers won't get in," said the angry mob—and the "Little Rock Nine" were forced to leave school at noon. It was only on September 25, ...

The Little Rock Nine were a group of African-American students who were enrolled in Little Rock Central High School in 1957 as the first step in integrating schools.
These students included Ernest Green, Elizabeth Eckford, Jefferson Thomas, Terrence Roberts, Carlotta Walls LaNier, Minnijean Brown, Gloria Ray Karlmark, Thelma Mothershed, and Melba Beals.
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Little Rock Nine Video - Civil Rights Movement - HISTORY.com


Led by civil rights pioneer Daisy Bates, these nine brave Arkansas teenagers broke through racial barriers to become the first black students to attend Little Rock ...

Little Rock Nine - Little Rock 9 - Central High School - Arkansas


The story of the Little Rock Nine and the events of the 1957 desegregation crisis are artfully told in the Central High national historic site museum.

Little Rock Nine - National Park Service


On September 3, 1957, the Little Rock Nine arrived to enter Central High School, but they were turned away by the Arkansas National Guard. Governor.