Integration; Blacks; African-Americans; Education; Little Rock Central High School; Daisy Bates; National Association for the Advancement of Colored People; J.C. Crenshaw; Fred Darragh; Harry Ashmore; Jackie Shropshire; Thad Williams
Statement of Virgil Blossom regarding Daisy Bates and the integration of Central High School in 1957.
September 29, 1980 Hon. Brooks Hays 4701 Willard Ave. Chevy Chase, Md. 20015 Dear Brooks: Though belated I want to extend my heartiest congratulations to you on the occasion of the remarkable film, "Brooks Hays: Return to Little Rock". I want to...
Hays, Brooks--Photographs; Hays, Brooks--Awards; National Conference of Christians and Jews;
HONORED BY NCCJ
NEW YORK – The three recipients of the National Conference of
Christians and Jews’ Charles Evans Hughes Award, from left, former
Virginia Governor Linwood Holton, former Arkansas Congressman Brooks
Hays, and Ambassador...
Integration; Desegregation; African-Americans; Blacks; Little Rock (Ark.); Wiley A. Branton; J.C. Crenchaw; Virgil Blossom
Letter from Virgil Blossom to Wiley Branton, chairman of the Legal Redress Committee of the Arkansas chapter of the NAACP. The letter is in response to a petition regarding development of an early integration plan for Little Rock schools.
Hays, Brooks--Posters; Hays, Brooks--Political and social views; Hays, Brooks--Adversaries; Political campaigns;
KNOW YOUR NEXT CONGRESSMAN
PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATIONS Attorney and teacher, board member of nation's oldest Life Insurance Company. The Incumbent Baseball player; soft drink salesman.
PUBLIC OFFICES 16 years in...
University of Arkansas, Fayetteville -- Newspapers; African American newspapers -- Arkansas -- Fayetteville; Student newspapers and periodicals -- Arkansas -- Fayetteville; Fayetteville (Ark.) -- Newspapers; Washington County (Ark.) -- Newspapers
Hays, Brooks--Adversaries; Alford, Dale, 1916-2000; Faubus, Orval Eugene, 1910-1994; United States. Congress--Elections, 1958; Politicians--Arkansas--Press coverage;
FROM: EDWARD P. MORGAN AND THE NEWS Friday, November 7, 1958 American Broadcasting Network Putting the overplay of maudlin pollyannaisms aside, sometimes, surely, a man's finest hour really is in defeat. Ugly as the circumstances...