Silas Hunt; Harold Flowers; Wiley Branton; University of Arkansas; Law; Education; Integration; African-Americans; Blacks
Pine Bluff attorneys Harold Flowers, left, and Wiley Branton, right, watch as Silas Hunt completes paperwork to attend the University of Arkansas School of Law in 1948. Hunt was the first African American to attend the law school in Fayetteville.
On back of photo: "Justice Wm. O. Douglas (center with tie) and his wife, Mercedes (in scarf), being greeted by the OWWC officials, Harold Hedges, rt., Margaret Hedges (in white blouse) and her father, Ray Lockard, April 29, 1962" (photo by Nancy...
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