Harry P. Ward, M.D. (b.1933-d.2008) served as Chancellor of UAMS from 1979 until 2000. The official name of the medical school in Little Rock became the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) in 1980. Dr. Ward led the transformation...
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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.