Hays, Brooks--Career in education; Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963; Rutgers University;
The Washington Post WASHINGTON, D.C. D. 408,701 S. 491,212 JAN 1 8 1964 Hays to Rutgers The first of President Kennedy's men to leave the White House is one of the gentlest spirits in this hard-boiled town. Rutgers University will...
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...
Women's Emergency Committee; Women; Integration; Little Rock (Ark.); Education
Flyer issued by the Women's Emergency Committee to Open Our Schools (WEC). Gov. Orval Faubus closed the Little Rock public schools to avoid integration. Virginia closed schools as well, but reopened after the law was declared unconstitutional.
Conservation of natural resources - Arkansas - Buffalo National River - Citizen participation; Environmental protection – Arkansas
Flyer created by the Buffalo River Improvement Association, proponents of damming the Buffalo River, describing an incident at the old Maumee Ferry site on the Buffalo River in April 1964, and listing six points about the Buffalo River dam issue