Integration; Education; Little Rock (Ark.); Violence; Jerry Jewell; National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
Letter sent to members of the Little Rock School District Board from Jerry Jewell, president fo the Little Rock Branch of the N.A.A.C.P. regarding harrassment and abuse directed at African-American students in the public schools.
Scipio Jones, a prominent African-American attorney from Little Rock, represented the twelve men convicted for their supposed involvment in the Elaine Race Massacre in 1919. Jones wrote this brief, entitled "Arkansas Peons" and published in the...
Integration; Violence; Blacks; African-Americans; Little Rock Central High School
Statement of Margaurite Vandergrift, of See's Variety Store in Little Rock, given to the FBI regarding the sale of bows and arrows to two African-American men during the integration of Central High School.