Hays, Brooks; Poetry; African Americans--Civil rights
What is the American dream?
It is the anticipation that sometime we will be able to say — Here is equality and freedom; Here is brotherhood and justice.
The dream is of compassion expressing itself in society's concern for those who fall by the...
Fisher, George, 1923-2003; Fisher, George, 1923-2003--Photographs; Fisher, Rosemary, 1927-1983--Photographs; Arkansas--Politics and government--Caricatures and cartoons
The menu from the Farkleberry Restaurant, Little Rock, Arkansas, is a fold-out featuring 22 caricatures drawn by George Fisher on the cover, food and drink items titled as spoofs on political events and public persons, biographical information on...
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.
Photograph of Gov. Jim Guy Tucker holding a portrait of himself drawn by George Fisher, who is also in the photograph. Inscription on recto: "To my friend, George Fisher! with deepest respect and appreciation. Jim Guy Tucker, Governor 3/94."
Immediately after the 1958 election, Brooks' friends
held a testimonial dinner, brooks gave a speech which
revealed the basic philosophy of government that guided
him throughout his life:
While I honor the office of representative, I am